South Carolina’s Traffic Defense Lawyer

HORRY COUNTY, GEORGETOWN COUNTY, MARION COUNTY & DILLON COUNTY

Traffic Offenses

If you or a loved one has received a traffic ticket, speeding ticket or any other moving violation in any of the above counties then you could be facing serious consequences. These consequences include, but are not limited to:

  • Points on your driving record
  • Increased insurance premiums
  • Suspension of your drivers’ license
  • Loss of Commercial Driving License (CDL)
  • Etc…
Yates & Lawson, LLC represent both residents and non-residents who are charged with traffic violations. Don’t make the mistake of paying the fine and suffering the consequences when you can have an experienced lawyer appear on your behalf and resolve your ticket in your best interest. Point reductions and Traffic Education Programs are available and it’s important that you know your options.

In addition, a traffic or speeding ticket for a non-resident can be a serious inconvenience. The amount of money and time off from work to return to South Carolina can be costly. We understand this inconvenience and can generally handle your traffic violation or speeding ticket without you needing to be present in South Carolina.

CALL Yates & Lawson, LLC TODAY FOR A FREE CONSULTATION ABOUT YOUR TRAFFIC TICKET!

A list of the common traffic tickets and their associated points are:

Passing a stopped school bus
0
Reckless driving
0
Leaving the scene of an accident – damage
0
Speeding 25 mph or more above posted limit
0
Disobedience of any official traffic device
0
Disobedience to official directing traffic
0
Disregard railroad sign or signal
0
Disobedience to signal of approaching train
0
Driving on the wrong side of the road
0
Driving through or within safety zone
0
Failure to give or giving improper signal
0
Failure to yield right of way
0
Following too closely
0
Operating with improper brakes
0
Passing unlawfully
0
Speeding more than 10mph but less than 25
0
Driving too fast for conditions, over 10mph
0
Turning unlawfully
0
Defective tail light
0
Driving a vehicle in an unsafe condition
0
Driving in improper lane
0
Failure to dim lights
0
Improper backing
0
Improper stopping, standing, parking
0
Operating with improper lights
0
Shifting lanes improperly
0
Speeding 10mph or less
0
Driving too fast for conditions, 10mph or less
0

Passing a stopped school bus 6
Reckless driving 6
Leaving the scene of an accident – damage 6
Speeding 25 mph or more above posted limit 6
Disobedience of any official traffic device 4
Disobedience to official directing traffic 4
Disregard railroad sign or signal 4
Disobedience to signal of approaching train 4
Driving on the wrong side of the road 4
Driving through or within safety zone 4
Failure to give or giving improper signal 4
Failure to yield right of way 4
Following too closely 4
Operating with improper brakes 4
Passing unlawfully 4
Speeding more than 10mph but less than 25 4
Driving too fast for conditions, over 10mph 4
Turning unlawfully 4
Defective tail light 2
Driving a vehicle in an unsafe condition 2
Driving in improper lane 2
Failure to dim lights 2
Improper backing 2
Improper stopping, standing, parking 2
Operating with improper lights 2
Shifting lanes improperly 2
Speeding 10mph or less 2
Driving too fast for conditions, 10mph or less 2

With Yates & Lawson, LLC, your initial CONSULTATION is free!

Call us today at 843.692.3237.