Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Fighting a Speeding Ticket in Wawarsing

Fight Your Wawarsing Ticket And Save Money

Highway 52 is a major thoroughfare in Ulster County.  Many driver’s ticketed on this road will have their traffic tickets made returnable to the Wawarsing Town Court.   When most drivers receive a ticket, a wide variety of emotions run through their bodies.  Many are stressed, confused, and even angry.  There is no doubt that large contributing factor is the fear of the unknown and the fear of the hefty cost associated with a ticket.

We Can Help

Join the thousands of drivers that have reduced their exposure to fines, penalties, and insurance increases by hiring our award winning traffic ticket law firm.  We have over 30 years of legal experience.  And, we have been recognized as some of the finest lawyers in New York State.  Our firm has excelled at getting tickets either dismissed or reduced.


A conviction to a speeding ticket can result in points being assessed against a driver’s license.  In New York, the lowest level speeding conviction will result in 3 points begin assessed against a driver’s license.  The highest speeding conviction will result in 11 points being assessed against a driver’s privilege to drive.

This chart will quickly help you ascertain the number of points you are facing.

01 to 10 mph over the limit
11 to 20
21 to 30
31 to 40
More than 40

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Court Location

Wawarsing Town Court
PO Box 671
108 Canal Street
Ellenville, NY 12428

Judicial Jurisdiction

Wawarsing Town Court is a court of limited jurisdiction.  It cannot adjudicate every case in the State.  For example, civil cases are limited up to $3,000.00 in controversy.  It cannot preside over matters of divorce and child custody.  It can preside of misdemeanor criminal cases and non-felony traffic tickets.  Some example of traffic tickets filed in this court are cell phone violations, speeding tickets, and child seatbelt violations.

Warning About Pleading Guilty By Mail

If you enter a plea of guilty by mail, you should know: a plea of guilty to the charge is the equivalent to a conviction after trial.  If you are convicted, not only will you be liable to a penalty, but in addition, your license to drive a motor vehicle can be subject to suspension and revocation as prescribed by law.

Charges We Fight

Here is a list of some common charges were have helped our client’s 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
·                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

About Our Firm

Join the thousands of drivers that have saved time, money and points on their license with our traffic ticket defense firm.  Call our former prosecutor at 800-893-9645 and ask for a confidential consultation today.