Aggravated Speeding, Mundelein Branch Court
The defense attorneys at The Davis Law Group, P.C. frequently represent clients charged with Aggravated Speeding at the Mundelein Branch Court located in Lake County, Illinois. Aggravated speeding, often referred to as excessive speeding, is any speeding offense alleging that your vehicle was traveling 26 mph or more above the posted limit.Why was my aggravated speeding case assigned to the Mundelein Courthouse?
If you were charged with aggravated speeding in Lake County by any of the following police departments, the police officer will provide you with a mandatory court appearance date at the Mundelein Branch Court: Barrington, Buffalo Grove, Deer Park, Fox River Grove, Hawthorn Woods, Illinois State Police District 2, Illinois State Police District 15, Indian Creek, Kildeer, Lake Zurich, Libertyville, Lincolnshire, Long Grove, Mundelein, Port Barrington, Tower Lakes, Vernon Hills, and Wauconda.What are the possible penalties for aggravated speeding?
Speeding 26 mph or more over the posted limit is a misdemeanor offense in Illinois. Specifically, Speeding 26-34 mph over the posted speed limit is charged as a Class B Misdemeanor, punishable by a maximum fine of $1,500.00 plus mandatory court costs and 6 months in the Lake County jail. Speeding 35 mph or more over the posted speed limit is charged as a Class A Misdemeanor, punishable by a maximum fine of $2,500.00 plus mandatory court costs and 12 months in the Lake County jail.
While these harsh potential penalties are typically reserved for repeat offenders or cases involving additional aggravating factors, there is a wide range of possible outcomes. Aggravated Speeding cases may also result in conditions such as traffic safety school or community service. Avoiding a criminal conviction on your public record is a top priority.Mundelein Aggravated Speeding Defense
We can all make a mistake despite our best intentions. Oftentimes, we will first attempt to negotiate with the prosecutor in an attempt to reach an amicable and favorable resolution. Our attorneys often seek a reduction of the charge from a criminal offense to a petty offense. An amendment of the charge to a lesser offense may be achieved under the right set of circumstances. A sentence of court supervision can prevent the entry of a conviction on your public record. Of course, our Lake County traffic lawyers are prepared to challenge the charge at trial if necessary. Every case is unique and must be handled accordingly based on the facts.Mundelein Aggravated Speeding Attorneys
The traffic and criminal defense attorneys at The Davis Law Group, P.C. represent clients charged with Aggravated Speeding at the Mundelein Branch Court located at 105 E. State Route 83. We have decades of experience handling cases throughout Lake County and we are familiar with the local rules and procedures. We regularly work with prosecutors, clerks and judges assigned to the Mundelein Branch Court.
If you have been charged with Speeding 26 mph or more over the posted speed limit in Lake County or throughout the Chicago area contact us today to discuss your case. Our attorneys are happy to provide a free initial consultation. For the convenience of our clients, The Davis Law Group, P.C. allows phone consultations with our attorneys specifically for these cases.