If you received a speeding ticket in Broome County, you should consult with an experienced traffic defense attorney immediately because there are options available to help you fight your ticket.
Broome County covers approximately 700 square miles and is located in the south-central part of New York just north of Pennsylvania. The major highways running through Broome County include Interstate 81 and 88 alone with Route 11and Route 17. Broome County also is home to Binghamton University and Broome County Community College. With so many small towns, villages, major highways and universities within Broome County, police officers are always on the lookout for traffic violations, especially speeding.
If you are being charged with speeding in Broome county you have the option to fight the charge against you and either win a dismissal of the charges or negotiate a reduction in fines and points. Ignoring the ticket is never a good idea and failing to answer the ticket in a timely manner can result in having your driving privileges in NY suspended and even revoked.
The fines for speeding tickets can range from $150 to $600, not to mention NYS surcharges and a possible DMV Driver Responsibility Assessment. The Driver Responsibility Assessment is a separate fine charged to you when you reach 6 points against your license in New York. At 6 points you will be fined $100 each year for 3 years. Each point that you get over 6 points is an additional $25 a year for 3 years.
An experienced traffic defense attorney can analyze your traffic violation matter and provide a solid defense that will keep your fines and exposure to points at a minimum. In New York, points can have a significant impact on your auto insurance rates. A lawyer can defend you in court and make sure to limit the damage a costly traffic ticket may cause you. The best part is that, in most cases, if you hire legal representation, you will not have to come to court.
Contact The Rosenblum Law Firm to assist you with your speeding ticket matter in Broome County. We can offer you a free consultation about your case and have our attorney’s fight on your behalf.
Our attorneys have represented clients in all the courts in Broome County for both traffic and criminal matters including Barker Town, Binghamton Town, Chenango Town, Colesville Town, Conklin Town, Deposit Village, Dickinson Town, Endicott Village, Fenton Town, Johnson City Village, Kirkwood Town, Lisle Town, Maine Town, Nanticoke Town, Sanford Town, Triangle Town, Union Town, Vestal Town, and Windsor Town.