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Can a Reckless Driving Conviction Affect My Job?

Posted by John A. Kassabian | Jun 08, 2020 | 0 Comments

As with all criminal charges, if you are convicted of reckless driving, you will need to disclose (if asked) the conviction in a background check, which means that potential, and sometimes current employers will become aware of it. This leaves many people wondering to what degree can it affect th...

When is Speeding Considered Reckless Driving?

Posted by John A. Kassabian | Apr 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

When it comes to reckless driving, one of the most common questions I am asked is when speeding crosses the line and becomes a reckless driving charge. Virginia law is very specific about this, and recent bills passed in the House and the Senate may be helpful to drivers, allowing them to avoid...

Is Reckless Driving a Felony in Virginia?

Posted by John A. Kassabian | Apr 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

If you are charged with reckless driving in Virginia, you can usually expect to be charged with a Class 1 misdemeanor. While the penalties for this charge are not ideal, and include up to a $2500 fine, up to 12 months in jail, and the loss of your driver's license for up to six months, a misdem...

When is Fighting a Fairfax Speeding Ticket Worth It?

Posted by John A. Kassabian | Feb 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

If you're like most people who drive in this high paced area, you've probably unfortunately received a speeding ticket at some point and responded by grumbling a bit, paying the fine, and moving on with your life. It is certainly true that some speeding tickets are not a big deal and may be bes...

When to Fight a Reckless Driving Charge in Fairfax

Posted by John A. Kassabian | Feb 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

If you get a speeding ticket or are charged with another minor traffic offense in Fairfax County, most of us choose to simply pay the fine and be done with it. Getting charged with reckless driving in Fairfax, however, is unfortunately another story. For one, reckless driving is a Class 1 misde...

5 Things to do After a DUI Arrest in Fairfax

Posted by John A. Kassabian | Feb 03, 2020 | 0 Comments

Getting a DUI in Fairfax can be an incredibly frightening experience. Being pulled over, having to perform field sobriety tests under pressure, blowing into a breath test machine or even worse, having blood withdrawn from your arm, and spending the night in jail can all be overwhelming to say the...

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