Richlands, NC asked in Traffic Tickets for North Carolina

Q: When is it too late to hire a lawyer for a speeding ticket?

I received a speeding ticket in December going 22 miles over and I haven't been able to call a lawyer because the times I am off work, their business hours are closed. I have a little more than a month left before the court date in June.

I don't want it to affect my insurance

Is there a certain timeframe I should have my lawyer by? This is my first speeding ticket.

How late is too late?

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1 Lawyer Answer
Ben Corcoran
Ben Corcoran
  • Traffic Tickets Lawyer
  • Yadkinville, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: One day after the court date.

In most counties, this can be reduced to a 9 over, which, if it is your first and you are the only person on your insurance, will not affect your insurance.

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