New York DWI, DUI, and Traffic Violations Defense Lawyer

Incidents commonly labeled as “Traffic Offenses” can range from speeding tickets to Reckless Driving to Driving While Intoxicated or Impaired by Drugs (DWI) charges.

DWI, DUI, Reckless Driving

The more serious offenses, such as DWI, Reckless Driving and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation are actually Misdemeanor (Criminal) Offenses and can carry serious consequences, including incarceration, probation, license suspension or revocation. With certain pre-conditions these offenses can also be charged as Felony Offenses with the potential of substantial terms of incarceration and/or probation.

For basic information on Misdemeanor and Felony Crimes in New York, please refer to the appropriate pages on this site.

Traffic Offenses

Traffic Offenses such as Speeding, Tailgating, Failure to maintain a lane, cell phone violations and improper/inadequate equipment, in many cases, can be handled without the client even having to attend the Court dates. The availability and level of plea negotiation varies greatly from jurisdiction to jurisdiction.

The Law Office of Craig E. McElwee handles all levels of Traffic, Misdemeanor & Felony Offenses

Your initial consultation, up to 90 minutes, is always free.