Although the question in the title of this article can have a double meaning, the intent is pretty clear. Someone has received a traffic citation and wants to know if it’s worth it to hire a lawyer to represent him/her for that citation. And at any rate, the answer to both meanings of would be: YES. Traffic lawyers really work.
Traffic violations in Georgia are criminal offenses. If you are a visitor or new to Georgia, you should know that traffic citations are misdemeanors. The laws can be complex and winning in court without a traffic attorney is not common. Learn more about Georgia’s traffic laws here.
Traffic lawyers really work because they are well versed in the Georgia law. They also know the court system. They understand which courts will allow lesser charges and which ones should be fought. More importantly, they know when you should fight and when you should settle it out and pay the fine. But even if you have to pay the fine, a skilled traffic lawyer often has the knowledge to reduce that amount or to limit the impact the ticket may have on your driving record.
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