Red Light and Stop Sign Violations Lawyer in Dutchess County, NY

Skilled Dutchess County, NY Traffic Attorney Will Fight to Get Your Red Light or Stop Sign Ticket Dismissed

Jonathan Katz Guarantees to Reduce Your Points or Your Money Back

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If you live, work, or drive through Dutchess County, NY, failing to stop at a red light or a stop sign can lead to significant penalties, including points on your driving record that can increase your insurance rates and put your driving privileges at risk. Major roads like Route 9, the Mid-Hudson Bridge, and Route 55, as well as populous areas in Poughkeepsie, Beacon, and Fishkill, are common places for these violations to occur.

I am Jonathan D. Katz, Esq., a seasoned New York traffic attorney. I understand the stress and financial burden that traffic tickets can impose. That’s why I offer a unique guarantee: if I don't reduce the points from your red light or stop sign violation, you’ll get your money back. This guarantee applies to all types of drivers, including motorcyclists, taxi drivers, and CDL operators.

Penalties for Red Light and Stop Sign Tickets in Dutchess County, New York

Running a red light or failing to stop at a stop sign in New York is a serious offense that typically results in:

  • Fines that vary depending on the severity and frequency of violations.
  • Points on your driving record (3 points for a red light or stop sign violation).
  • Potential increases in insurance premiums due to points accumulation.
  • For CDL drivers, such violations can even jeopardize their professional licenses and livelihoods. Motorcyclists and taxi drivers are also heavily impacted, which can complicate their professional activities and personal lives.
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Challenging Red Light and Stop Sign Violations

Challenging a ticket for failing to stop at a red light or stop sign requires thorough analysis and strategic defense, which might include:

  • Questioning the functionality or visibility of the traffic signal.
  • Disputing the officer's interpretation or visibility during the incident.
  • Investigating environmental factors that could have obscured signage or signals, like severe weather or foliage.

With my expertise and commitment to your case, I will explore every avenue to defend your ticket, ensuring we leverage the best possible defense strategy for your situation.

Schedule a Free Consultation with an Experienced Dutchess County Traffic Ticket Lawyer Today

Don’t let a red light or stop sign violation in Dutchess County set you back. Contact me to discuss your case and take advantage of my points reduction guarantee. Let’s ensure your driving record remains clean, your insurance rates stay manageable, and your driving privileges are protected.

Client Reviews
I am an out of state attorney so I know a great one when I see it. They took my 4 point ticket and got it reduced to a 0 point parking violation. They were pleasant and helpful. The have a finely tuned machine and really have your back. Don't just pay the ticket, even if you are from out of state have these guys fight it. They are the best! M.C.
Got the points erased from my traffic ticket. Did prompt follow ups. Provided valuable suggestions that helped in decision making. Was upfront in what can-do and cannot do. T.M.
Having Jonathan Katz handle my traffic citation and court was worth every penny spent and was such an easy process. B.A.
I did not have to travel out of town to attend court. Very limited effort on my end was required. Very happy. P.N.