Driver’s License Suspension

Driving in Virginia is considered a privilege, and there are any number of reasons why your license can be suspended or revoked.

Depending on the severity of your alleged offense, the impacts can be devastating to you, your family and your livelihood.

If you have been arrested or are at risk of having your license revoked or suspended, you need the smart, fearless and aggressive legal representation only Bush & Taylor attorneys can provide.

According to the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles, your driver’s license can be suspended for a long list of reasons, including:

  • Failing to pay court fines and costs
  • Failing to insure and maintain insurance coverage
  • Failing to complete a driver improvement clinic
  • Failing to pay child support
  • Failure to pay jail fees
  • A court order based on a reckless driving conviction
  • Providing alcohol to a minor or intoxicated person
  • Excessive moving violations
  • Physical or psychological conditions
  • Failing to satisfy an outstanding judgment related to a motor vehicle crash

More serious violations can result in your license being revoked, according to the DMV, including:

  • Driving while intoxicated
  • Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Voluntary or involuntary manslaughter resulting from driving a motor vehicle
  • Taking a driver’s license test for another person, or appearing as another person to renew his or her license
  • Providing false information in order to obtain a driver’s license
  • Non motor-vehicle-related drug violations
  • Making a bomb threat
  • Felony violations in which a motor vehicle was used
  • Failure to stop and disclose your identity at the scene of a crash

The attorneys at Bush & Taylor will aggressively represent you in the courtroom or Division of Motor Vehicles hearings to reduce or avoid driver’s license suspensions.

Don’t try to represent yourself. Start building your case now. Contact the professional legal team at Bush & Taylor in Suffolk, VA Beach & the Eastern Shore of Virginia today for a free consultation. We’ll review your case and help you sort through all of your options to get back on the road as quickly as possible.