There are six main types of traffic tickets you may get in the Tacoma / Pierce County area:

Speeding

Speeding is one of the most common reasons for a traffic ticket. There are many different types of speeding laws and penalties for speeding. Doing all the research yourself will take a lot of time, and may not produce the results you want.

Distracted Driving

With the rise of cell phone use, distracted driving is at an all-time high. Horwath Law can help with citations dealing with driving while texting, handheld cell phone use laws, primary enforcement laws, and more.

Driving Without a Valid Driver's License

It is unlawful to drive without a valid driver’s license in any state, and unlawful to drive without insurance in Washington. Penalties can be harsh in the Tacoma / Pierce County area. Contact Horwath Law right away if you have been cited for driving without a valid license and/or without insurance.

Leaving the Scene of an Accident

Leaving the scene of an accident is a serious crime in Washington, especially if anyone was injured in the crash. But there can be extenuating circumstance of hit-and-run offenses. Don't try to defend against this alone.

Reckless Driving

Most states have laws prohibiting drivers from driving “recklessly” or with a “willful” disregard for the safety of others. Horwath Law can help you defend against supposed acts that are considered reckless, like racing and eluding police.

Running a Red Light or Stop Sign

Running a red light or stop sign is one of the most dangerous offenses a driver can commit, and one of the most abused offenses by police officers. Don't just pay the ticket, it will cost you more than you think. Contact Horwath Law today, we can help!

Horwath Law, Tacoma Ticket Attorney, 253-620-0033