Accused of Driving on a Suspended License? Hire an Experienced Traffic Lawyer Near Chicago, IL to Get Your License Back
There are a multitude of reasons why the Secretary of State will decide to suspend your license – too many moving violations, owing back child support, driving without insurance, to name just a few. When you get charged with this type of offense, it is important to hire an attorney who can not only litigate your case, but who can restore your license so this does not happen again.
Mark Battaglia will obtain your driving abstract and advise you what needs to be done to get a valid license. Simple tasks can be performed by the client. For more complicated basis, Mark can petition the court or represent you in a reinstatement hearing before the Secretary of State. Do not just pay a lawyer to plea you out in Court. Hire a competent traffic law practitioner who can set you back on the road to compliance.
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Mark can present a number of different defenses, depending on the situation. These include:
- Unaware of the Suspension: It is possible that you were genuinely unaware of your license being suspended. If this is the case, and can to an extent be proven, then you may be able to avoid facing severe consequences.
- Emergency Situation: Most of the time, judges will allow driving on a suspended license for genuine emergencies. They can be somewhat strict about what qualifies for an emergency, however, so it’s important to discuss the situation with your traffic lawyer.
- Reduced Penalties: Should a defense not be possible, Mark can argue for reduced penalties on your behalf.
When you are arrested, it is important not to say anything until you have a lawyer present, as anything you admit to can be used against you. Your attorney will help guide you through the situation and assist you in working towards a positive outcome.
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Mark Battaglia, P.C. is able to serve individuals near:
- Chicago, IL
- Cook County, IL
- DuPage County, IL
- Kankakee County, IL
- Will County, IL
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There are a multitude of reasons why the Secretary of State will suspend your license – too many moving violations, owing back child support, driving under the influence, and driving without insurance are the most common. When you get charged with driving on a suspended license, sometimes called a 6-303, it is important to hire an attorney who will not only litigate your case, but will restore your driving privileges so this does not happen again.
Mark Battaglia has over twenty years experience representing clients in Secretary of State hearings
Mark’s services for suspended license offenses include the following:
Representation in Court: Driving on a suspended license is a crime that carries stiff penalties, including fines, community service, jail time, and even an extension of your suspension. Mark will eliminate, or significantly reduce the consequences of this offense.
Abstract Review: Mark will obtain a copy of your driving abstract from the Secretary of State and analyze it to determine why your license is suspended. He will then advise you exactly what must be done to come into compliance and have it reinstated.
Administrative Hearings: Mark has represented hundreds of clients before Secretary of State administrative hearings, including revocations for driving under the influence of alcohol and reinstatement of out of state residents.
Don’t wait to get stopped before you start working on getting your license reinstated. Call Mark today for a consultation on how he can help get your license back!