East Greenbush Traffic Ticket Lawyer Update
There are a lot of potential penalties associated with a speeding ticket. The obvious penalty is the fine and surcharge payable to the court.
Some of the other not so obvious other penalties include a New York State driver’s responsibility assessment fee (DRA), significant insurance increases, a license suspension, and a term of incarceration.
The DRA starts at $300.00 and can go higher depending on the nature of the offense. Insurance increases range in the hundreds of dollars and extend over several years. A license suspension can be as little as 30 days and last for several months.
We can Help
We have helped thousands of drivers fight their speeding ticket and moving violations. In turn, we have helped them save time in court, money in fines, and points on their license.
Call our award-winning East Greenbush traffic ticket defense lawyers and schedule your confidential consultation. We can be reached at 800-893-9645.
Local Rules of Court
Each court in New York is significantly different. Each judge will have their own particular local rules, likes, and dislikes. As such, handling a traffic ticket can be extremely difficult depending on the court that adjudicates the ticket. It is important to hire an attorney familiar with the court, prosecutor, and other relevant parties associated with your ticket.
About the Court
East Greenbush Town Court is located at the Town Hall building at 225 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY 12144.
The Court is responsible for civil, criminal, and traffic matters occurring in the town. The court typically receives over 5,000 new cases every year and which places it in the top 10% of all town and village courts statewide.
A fine for a traffic ticket is expected to be paid on the day that it is resolved. The court accepts cash, money order, Visa, Mastercard, and certified check payable to the Town of East Greenbush Justice Court.
Speeding Ticket Point Chart
Pleading guilty to a speeding ticket can result in a minimum of three points and a maximum of eleven points being held against a driver’s license. This chart will help you determine the number of points you are facing.
|01 to 10 mph over the limit||3|
|11 to 20||4|
|21 to 30||6|
|31 to 40||8|
|More than 40||11|
Call our lawyers now at 800-893-9645 for a consultation.
We have helped drivers fight almost every type of moving violation under the Vehicle Traffic Law. Here is a list of some charges that we frequently fight:
- Speeding under VTL § 1180 (b)
- Speeding under VTL § 1180 (d)
- Cell Phone under VTL § 1225
- Child Seatbelt under VTL § 1229
- Failure to Move Over under VTL § 1144-A
- Failure to Signal under VTL § 1163
- Following Too Closely under VTL § 1129
- Operating Without Insurance under VTL § 319 (1)
- Operating with a suspended registration under VTL § 512 (Misdemeanor)
- Red Light under VTL § 1111
- Stop Sign Violation under VTL § 1172
- Suspended License Operation under VTL § 511.1 (Misdemeanor)
- Unsafe Lane Change under VTL § 1128
Our team of lawyers to fight your speeding ticket or traffic matter and have a former prosecutor on your side. Call now for a free telephone consultation at (800) 893-9645.