We help Washington State drivers with legal representation on misdemeanor charges of Negligent Driving in the 1st degree. Negligent Driving in the 1st degree is NOT a traffic infraction; it is a criminal charge and can carry penalties of up to 365 days in jail and a fine of $5000. Negligent Driving in the 1st degree driving is a more serious charge than negligent driving in the 2nd degree. The police officer that has charged you determined that you committed the crime of negligent driving. This accusation can carry with it very serious consequences.
It is important to protect your criminal record; a conviction of negligent driving can cost you thousands in increased insurance costs. Also, it is essential to maintain a clean criminal record for employment purposes. A charge of negligent driving in the first degree is not a “traffic ticket.” This conviction will go on your criminal record. The law office of John T. can work with you and often negotiate a favorable outcome for your future. Don't make the mistake of assuming that because this is a traffic-related charge that it will not go on your criminal record. Call attorney John T. for a free case evaluation and protect your criminal record. Don't let a Negligent Driving charge ruin your life!
A violation of Negligent Driving can drive up your insurance costs and cost you thousands of dollars over the next 3 years. Additionally, it is a criminal infraction that can affect your future employment prospects.