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Speeding Defense Firm

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Raleigh Speeding Defense Firm

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Have you been charged with speeding? A conviction can be met with serious consequences including time in jail, substantial fines, and the suspension of your driver’s license. Don’t pay your ticket or plead guilty without first putting up a legal fight. At Floyd Law Offices PLLC, we have substantial experience defending clients against speeding violations, and we can help you prepare for the legal obstacles ahead.

From understanding your rights to interacting with police officers, our firm can act as your legal shield, supporting you every step of the way. Did the officer make a mistake when writing your ticket? Did they have probable cause for pulling you over? Our legal team knows the law, we know your rights, and we can bring years of experience to your case.

  • Meet Chris Floyd

    Criminal Defense Attorney

    Chris Floyd is a seasoned criminal lawyer with years of trial and litigation experience. He has represented people from all walks of life, and has defended thousands of criminal cases. He has tried and won not guilty verdicts in cases that have ranged from misdemeanors to first-degree murder.

    Chris’ experience is unique in the sense that he is not a former prosecutor. In fact, he has never prosecuted a criminal case. Instead, he is a career criminal defense lawyer who has sat behind the defense table, and fought for the accused in every case he has handled.

    Chris is a member of the North Carolina State Bar and is admitted to practice before all North Carolina State Courts and several federal courts, including the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Standing Up for The Criminally-Accused

Case Wins & Victories

  • State of North Carolina v. A.L - DWI

    Not Guilty

    Charge: Driving While Impaired (DWI) Client was pulled over for speeding and charged with Driving While Impaired after failing standardized field sobriety tests and blowing over the legal limit on both a preliminary breath test and on the Intox EC/IR II breathalyzer machine. This client had a previous DWI conviction within seven years and was facing mandatory jail time.

  • State of North Carolina v. K.H. - DWI

    Dismissed

    Charges: Driving While Impaired and Speeding. Client was charged with DWI and speeding after she was pulled over for speeding and subsequently failed all standardized field sobriety test and blew well over the legal limit. After she was arrested, she allegedly refused to submit to a chemical analysis. If she was found to have willfully refused the chemical analysis, her license would be take from her for one year even if she was acquitted of DWI. Defendant requested a hearing on the refusal with the DMV, which was held, and demanded a trial on her case. At trial, the defense objected to the State’s motion to continue, which was denied by the court.

  • State of North Carolina v. A.M. - Criminal Defense

    Not Guilty

    Charges: Violation of a Domestic Violence Protective Order Client was charged with violating a domestic violence protective order and for being in contempt of court. After a hearing, the Judge found the accusing witness to not be credible.

  • State of North Carolina v. L.C. - DWI

    Dismissed

    Charges: DWI and Reckless Driving to Endanger Client was charged with Driving while impaired and reckless driving after she was alleged to have caused an accident that resulted in the hospitalization of multiple people. Due to the facts of the case, a conviction would have resulted in mandatory active jail sentence.

  • State of North Carolina v. B.W. - DWI

    Dismissed

    Charge: Driving While Impaired (DWI) Client accused of Driving While Impaired after he was stopped for speeding and allegedly exhibiting poor driving. Client was alleged to have failed standardized field sobriety tests and blew over the legal limit on a preliminary breath test and on the Intox EC/IR II breathalyzer machine after his arrest.

  • State of North Carolina v. L.L. - DWI

    Voluntarily Dismissed

    Charge: Driving While Impaired (DWI) Client accused of Driving While Impaired after he drove through a checkpoint, failed all standardized field sobriety tests, and blew over the legal limit on the Intox EC/IR II breathalyzer machine.

The Attorney to Call When Your Freedom is on the Line

What Our Clients Are Saying

  • “Chris Floyd told me that he "would fight for me." He successfully got a larceny charge dismissed. HIRE Chris Floyd because the other attorneys want to make a quick buck but Chris Floyd will work hard and fight for you!”

  • “Handled my DUI case with the most uttermost professionalism. Highly recommended. Young, smart and aggressive lawyer. Was easily accessible and defends you to the end.”

    Edgar

  • “Chris is an amazing attorney. Not only is he available day and night but he is also very professional and detailed oriented. Young and eager but also smart and responsible. Drug possession AND DUI both dismissed with no penalty. Couldn't be happier. ”

    Crystal

  • “He is amazing and without going into detail , my charges were serious and he was able to have them dismissed and he is helping me get them expunged.”

    Carol

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  • Solid Track Record of Success

  • Flexible Payment Plans

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Common Penalties

A conviction for a speeding can have far reaching consequences beyond initial fines. Specific punishments can vary depending on a defendant’s age, driving history, the severity of the offense, and where the violation occurred. Possible punishments for traffic violations can include:

  • Monetary Fines
  • Community Service
  • Time in Jail
  • Driver’s License Revocation
  • Increased Insurance Premiums
  • Driver’s License Suspension

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Questions

  • Does Paying the Fine Mean I Plead Guilty?

    Answer

    Many people can be tempted to pay a ticket in order to move on from the situation; however, this can have far reaching consequences. Typically, paying a fine can be seen as an admission of guilt and accepting the legal ramifications associated with your offense. That is why it is critical to take legal action and understand your options before paying a traffic citation.

  • I’ve Been Arrested. What Can I Do?

    Answer

    If an officer decides to pace you under arrest following an alleged traffic crime, it is vital to understand your rights and take immediate legal action. While law enforcement may place you under intense pressure during questioning, you do not have to talk about your case without an attorney from our firm in your corner. Remember, you can exercise your Fifth Amendment right to remain silent.

  • Will I Be Charged with a Misdemeanor?

    Answer

    While many traffic offenses are charged as infractions, the more serious violations can be met with misdemeanor charges. If you are facing charges of any kind, do not make the mistake of underestimating the severity of your situation. Each case is unique and the legal team at Floyd Law Offices PLLC can help you learn about the charges you face as well as how to build a powerful defense.

  • When Should I Hire a Traffic Ticket Attorney?

    Answer

    Traffic law can be convoluted. When it comes to navigating the legal system and protecting your future, an experienced attorney can be an invaluable asset in your defense. Our attorney can help you understand your legal options, prepare your case to maximum effect, help reschedule a hearing, or appeal a verdict.

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