Set Court Date for Duval County Driving on Suspended License Ticket

It is not usual to get a Florida speeding ticket.  It is not usual for a police officer to issue a Jacksonville traffic ticket for a moving infraction.  Most of us have been pulled over by the police for breaking a traffic law.  Many of us have been ticketed for a moving for violating Florida’s traffic laws.  People will often pay the Duval County ticket.  If you received a FL ticket for a moving violation, you should talk to a Jacksonville ticket lawyer before paying the ticket.  You will get points on your FL drivers license if you just pay the ticket.

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What if you received a ticket for Jacksonville Driving on a Suspended or Revoked License?  What should you do?  Contact a Jacksonville drivers license lawyer for help.  Call 20 Miles Law at (904) 564-2525 to talk to a Jacksonville lawyer about your case.  You do not want to do anything that could damage your driving record or criminal record.

In many cases, the driver does not even know that his or her drivers license have been suspended or revoked.  A Florida suspended drivers license charge can be a civil traffic ticket or criminal citation.  If it is a criminal charge, you may be arrested for driving on a suspended license.  You may be arrested for a felony charge if you are caught driving while your license is suspended as a habitual traffic offender.  A Jacksonville habitual traffic offender is someone that has had his or her Florida drivers license suspended for 5 years.  This is often due to the fact that the driver has 3 driving on a suspended license tickets within a 5 year period.

Do you need to set a court date in Duval County for your driving on a suspended license charge?  If you must set a court date for a traffic ticket, it is likely a criminal charge.  This is true for knowing driving while having a suspended or revoked license tickets and Jacksonville reckless driving tickets.  Jacksonville leaving the scene of an accident is another common FL criminal traffic ticket.  When a police officer gives you a ticket for a criminal traffic offense, it is called a notice to appear.  Read Is a Jacksonville Driving on Suspended License Ticket a Crime? to see if your suspended license citation is a crime.

You may take a criminal charge lightly because you were given a ticket for it instead of being arrested.  You should not.  You do not want to plea guilty or no contest to a criminal Florida suspended license charge without having a Jacksonville criminal attorney.  It is a criminal charge.  People can receive notice to appear citations for various misdemeanor crimes.  This may range from Jacksonville petty theft to Jacksonville possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana.  You would take a Jacksonville theft crime or Jacksonville drug charge seriously.  You should do the same for a criminal traffic charge.

Even if your Florida drivers suspended license ticket is a civil traffic ticket, you should talk to a Jacksonville lawyer about it.  You may think that you should just pay the ticket and forget about it.  This is not a good idea.  This could come back to haunt you.   This will damage your FL driving record.  It may also cause a 5 year drivers license suspension in the future.  It will cost you more to hire a Jacksonville drivers license lawyer to fix your driving record later, than to take care of it now. Talk to a Duval County lawyer about your driving record by calling (904) 564-2525 or send an email (Contact Us).  Get help from an attorney.

About Cynthia, 20 Miles Law

Cynthia Veintemillas

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Cynthia Veintemillas is an experienced Florida attorney. She began her legal career at the public defender’s office in Jacksonville, Florida. Her primary practice fields include criminal defense, litigation, and family law. She has also represented many people facing foreclosure in Duval County, Clay County, and St. Johns County, Florida.

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Florida, 2006
  • South Carolina, 2007
  • Middle District of Florida, 2009

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

  • Florida Bar 
Member Since: 2006
  • South Carolina 
Member Since: 2007
  • Jacksonville Bar 
Member Since: 2008
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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