For most people, getting a ticket is simply a nuisance. However, for those who have their commercial driver’s license (CDL), a traffic violation can result in much harsher consequences, including possible CDL disqualification. At the Nunez Law Firm, PLLC, we are ready to help when you need a Phoenix CDL ticket lawyer. Our team will thoroughly investigate the incident and work to defend you in court. We know that a CDL often represents a person’s livelihood, and we want to ensure you remain legal on the roadway.
If you have a CDL and are worried about how a ticket will affect your license, speak to an attorney at the Nunez Law Firm, PLLC about your case today.
Those who hold a commercial driver’s license can face disqualification or suspension of their CDL for a variety of violations, including those committed while driving a personal vehicle.
If a person commits a traffic violation while operating a commercial vehicle, they can face a range of penalties depending on the seriousness of the violation. A “major violation” will almost certainly result in a disqualification of a person from having a commercial driver’s license. A first-time major violation will result in a 12-month disqualification of a CDL. The second conviction of a major violation will result in a lifetime disqualification.
Arizona considers the following to be major violations concerning a CDL:
There are certain violations specific to commercial vehicle operators that can result in significant penalties and a suspension or revocation of a CDL. This includes:
A Phoenix CDL ticket attorney is going to be invaluable to your CDL ticket defense case. Whether your case revolves around an alleged criminal incident or os a traffic violation, you cannot risk losing your CDL. A criminal defense lawyer has the resources you need, and they can:
If you or somebody you care about has received a traffic ticket and you are worried about how this will affect your commercial driver’s license, you need to speak to an attorney as soon as possible. At the Nunez Law Firm, PLLC, we are going to investigate circumstances surrounding the ticket and work to get the violation reduced or dismissed. Contact us to schedule a consultation with a Phoenix CDL ticket lawyer, call (602) 500-0000 today.