Hiring Jeff Kennedy turned out to be one of the best decisions of my life. Mr. Kennedy was able to have my case dismissed. Yes, outright dismissal of the charge!

A.C.

We did exactly as Jeff instructed and the case was dismissed. There are no words to explain how happy we are with his performance.

Anonymous

Jeff was able to get my twice the legal limit BAC thrown out and he kept me from having an interlock device put on my car.

Anonymous

Hiring Jeff Kennedy turned out to be one of the best decisions of my life.

A.C.

We did exactly as Jeff instructed and the case was dismissed. There are no words to explain how happy we are with his performance.

Anonymous

Jeff was able to get my twice the legal limit BAC thrown out and he kept me from having an interlock device put on my car.

Anonymous
CONTACT US & GET THE DEFENSE YOU DESERVE
GET A FREE STRATEGY SESSION
November 18, 2019

Tarrant County Traffic Ticket Lawyer

Traffic tickets can be more than a nuisance. Too many could leave you unable to legally drive, which is why it’s important to call a Tarrant County traffic ticket attorney.

Many people think they can handle their traffic citations on their own, but sometimes, not getting help from a lawyer is a big mistake. In many cases, you’ve got a lot to lose if you plead guilty to a moving violation.

For example, if you drive for a living or driving is a big part of your job, traffic violations are a big deal. The company you work for may fire you if you have too many traffic violations or certain kinds of violations. Keeping that ticket off your driving record could be very important to your life and livelihood.

A Tarrant County traffic ticket lawyer from the Law Offices of Jeff C. Kennedy can help you with your traffic tickets and all types of vehicle citations in Tarrant County. We can attend ticket hearings on your behalf and fight to see that your traffic citation is dismissed or reduced to a violation that won’t severely impact your driving record.

Common Types of Traffic Tickets in Tarrant County, Texas

What kinds of tickets can we help with? We can assist you with any kind of traffic ticket in or around Tarrant County, regardless of which department issued your citation or which court you need to appear in. Contact an attorney with our office to discuss your traffic ticket during a free case discussion.

Below is a list of some common types of traffic violations that your Tarrant County moving violation attorney will have experience with:

  • Reckless driving
  • Passing a stopped school bus
  • DUI
  • Speeding
  • Accident tickets
  • Failure to maintain sufficient speed
  • Failure to yield to emergency vehicles
  • Talking on a cell phone in a school zone
  • Unsafe lane change
  • No insurance
  • No seat belt
  • Driving without a license or driving on a suspended license
  • Commercial drivers license (CDL) violations
  • Red light tickets
  • Stop sign tickets

Penalties for Traffic Violations in Tarrant County

Traffic tickets can be expensive. In some cases, the fine is the most stressful part of getting pulled over and cited for a traffic violation. If money is tight at home, you may be worried about how you will possibly afford your traffic ticket, and you’ll be worried about what will happen to you if you don’t pay it.

A warrant will be issued for your arrest if you fail to pay or fail to appear for a traffic violation hearing. In some cases, additional fees will be added to the already high cost of your traffic ticket, making matters even worse. Your traffic attorney can help, and our fee should be much less than the cost of your ticket.

Traffic fines are always changing, so the following is just an idea of the maximum cost of certain kinds of traffic violation offenses in and around Tarrant County, Texas:  

Traffic ViolationMaximum Cost
Running a stop sign or red light$205
Passing a stopped school bus$1,080
Unrestrained child$185
Unsafe lane change$160
Failure to wear seat belt$125
Driving without a license$155
Unsafe speed$130
Driving past construction zone barricade$205
Cell phone use in a school zone$230

Defending Against Traffic Tickets in Tarrant County

If the cost of your traffic citation isn’t all that daunting, you may be very tempted to just pay the ticket and put it behind you, but this isn’t always the best idea. A traffic ticket is more than just a financial irritant—it can negatively affect your driving record. If you have too many of them, you could lose your driving privileges.

There are defenses against conviction for traffic violations in Tarrant County. Your lawyer may use any of the following tactics:

  • Dispute the officer’s opinion
  • Show there was a mistake of fact
  • Justify your driving behavior
  • Dispute the officer’s evidence
  • Dispute the photo enforcement camera’s calibration

Connect with a Tarrant County Traffic Ticket Attorney

Have you received a speeding ticket or other traffic ticket? A qualified and experienced lawyer from our office can help you.

We can also help you clear a warrant for a traffic violation, give you legal advice to assist you with reinstating a suspended license, and help you deal with other moving violations.

Fill out the form at the bottom of this page to get your free consultation with a Tarrant County traffic ticket lawyer. You can also call the Law Offices of Jeff C. Kennedy at 817-605-1010.

CONTACT US & GET THE DEFENSE YOU DESERVE

Contact us today for a free strategy session on how we can help you win your case.

* All Fields Required

Or Call 817-618-5215

CONTACT US &

GET THE DEFENSE YOU DESERVE

Contact us today for a free strategy session on how we can help you win your case.

* All Fields Required

Or Call 817-618-5215