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Traffic Ticket Attorneys in Tampa, FL

If you received a traffic ticket in Tampa, Hillsborough County, FL, don't pay that ticket until you speak with an experienced attorney. Our lawyers fight traffic tickets in Tampa and Plant City, Hillsborough County, FL. If the officer that wrote the ticket fails to appear in court for the trial then the case might be dismissed. 

Even if the officer does appear, the judge must decide the case under the "beyond all reasonable doubt" standard. In some cases, to avoid a trial the court will agree to "withhold adjudication" so that you are not convicted of the offense and you do not incur any points on your driving record.

If you just pay the ticket, then you will be convicted of the offense and receive points on your driver's license. The attorney fees are often far cheaper than a conviction. A conviction means you must pay the fine, court costs, increased insurance premiums and the expensive for a possible suspension or revocation of your driver's license for excessive points based on the number of prior conviction.

For drivers of commercial motor vehicles and holders of a commercial driver's license (CDL), successfully fighting the ticket in Tampa or Plant City, Hillsborough County, FL, may be the only way to maintain the CDL.

Even if it is your first traffic ticket in years, call us to find out why you might be better off hiring an attorney to fight that ticket. Call 813-250-0500 to speak with an attorney 24/7.

The easiest way to get more information is to fax or email us a copy of your citation and give us your email address. We can then send you all the paperwork needed to retain the firm with the exact price you would pay. Email a copy of the citation and your email address and phone number to tara@sammislawfirm.com or fax a copy of the citation to 813-276-1600.


Types of Traffic Tickets We Fight

We represent men and women with traffic tickets in Hillsborough County, FL, including the following charges or infractions:

  • Speeding tickets
  • Speeding in a construction zone
  • Speeding in a school zone
  • Improperly passing a stopped school bus
  • Following to closely
  • Running a red light
  • Running a stop sign
  • Driving with expired registration
  • Failure to have liability insurance
  • Careless driving
  • Driving while license suspended without knowledge
  • Failure to yield to emergency vehicle
  • Failure to yield to right of way
  • Failure to stop for siren

Additional Resources

Frequently Asked Questions for Traffic Citations - The website for the Clerk of Circuit Court in Hillsborough County, FL, contains information about traffic tickets and other types of civil violations and infractions. Visit the website to find answers to frequently asked questions about the traffic department including: "How much will my traffic citation cost?" and "Can I pay my traffic fine online?"


Finding a Traffic Ticket Lawyer in Tampa, FL

Call us to fight your traffic ticket in Hillsborough County, for Tampa or Plant City, FL. Call to learn why hiring a traffic ticket defense attorney in Tampa, FL, can save you hundreds of dollars in increased insurance premiums over the next three years. Call 813-250-0500 to discuss your case today.

Read more about how our traffic ticket attorneys in Tampa, FL, fight civil infractions.


This article was last updated on Friday, February 3, 2017.

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