Traffic Tickets

If you've received a traffic ticket in Key West, Islamorada, Marathon, Plantation Key or anywhere in the Florida Keys and want to fight it in court, make sure you can prove without a doubt that you are innocent. For instance, if you received a speeding ticket the judge may ask you when the last time you got a speeding ticket or had your speedometer checked and ask for a copy of the documentation.

Then, the judge will turn to the police officer and ask him for his record of having the police car's speedometer checked to prove the speeding ticket. The police officers know the drill and will be prepared. If you aren't prepared, you'll lose your case!  You need an attorney in Key West, Islamorada, Marathon and Plantation Key with the experience of Florida Keys Attorney and Key West Lawyer Maggie Gutierrez

What Happens When You are Found Guilty

Judges review thousands of cases involving traffic tickets and infractions and often times ask for details such as speedometer checks before not guilty pleas are issued. If you cannot prove without a reasonable doubt at a court hearing in Key West, Islamorada, Marathon, Plantation Key and the Florida Keys, your innocence you may end up paying more and being court ordered to attend a traffic school.  Click here for the points you can get on your driver's license.  

Be Prepared or Pay Big Penalties

In the state of Florida, Key West, Islamorada, Marathon and Plantation Key, if you plan to fight a traffic ticket you must be prepared. One of the most common tickets are speeding tickets and judges have been known to ask defenders for records of having their speedometer checked for accuracy. 

If the judge finds you guilty, you will most likely be charged additional penalties up to $1,000 in some counties, court ordered to attend traffic school, receive points on your drivers license along with other penalties. 

If you feel you can fight the traffic ticket then be prepared when you step into court by contacting Florida Keys Attorney and Key West Lawyer Maggie Gutierrez and the Law Office of Margaret M. Gutierrez, P.L.  Florida. 

At the  Law Office of Margaret M. Gutierrez, P.L., we will provide you with over 23 years of legal experience by a former prosecutor, Maggie Gutierrez. 

The Florida Keys Traffic Attorneys at the  Law Office of Margaret M. Gutierrez, P.L.  serve the entire Florida Keys, including Key Largo, Islamorada, Marathon, Big Pine Key and Key West.