Peoria, Illinois Driver’s License Reinstatement Attorney

Person with driver's licenseMany Illinois residents take their driver’s license for granted until they lose it. They then find themselves unable to get to work, unable to run errands, and frustrated by the inability to transport themselves. Fortunately, it may be possible to drive on a restricted basis or to have your license reinstated after a suspension. Retaining a lawyer can help you with these processes. I am a Peoria driver’s license reinstatement attorney who assists those who wish to operate a car or motor vehicle. Contact my office today to schedule an initial consultation.

Peoria lawyer assisting with license reinstatements after a DUI or a suspension

The state of Illinois will suspend or rescind a resident’s driver’s license for multiple reasons. Common examples include:

  • A driver who has more than fourteen points against their license may face penalties ranging from a two month suspension to a full revocation
  • A driver who has received a DUI will often find their license suspended sixty days after they have been arrested

Those who find their license suspended have options. It may be possible to apply for a Restricted Driving Permit (RDP). If granted, and RDP will allow you to drive a car to and from work, to the doctor’s office, and for day to day errands. You will likely not be eligible for an RDP if your blood alcohol content (BAC) was over .16 after a DUI arrest or if you committed vehicular manslaughter. If you are eligible to do so then you may be able to apply for reinstatement of your driver’s license. An attorney can assist you with the processes and hearings involved in obtaining either a Restricted Driving Permit or a license reinstatement.

I am a Peoria lawyer who assists Illinois residents with the reinstatement of driving privileges. I will use your initial consultation to gain an understanding of your situation. I will explain your options to you and ensure that you know what to expect from the process. I will then file the appropriate paperwork, will request any necessary hearings, and will represent you throughout the process. As a former prosecutor with over twenty years of legal experience, I am familiar with our local court and administrative systems. Do not risk your situation to a lesser experienced attorney. Contact my office today to schedule an initial consultation.

In addition to Peoria, I service the cities of Bloomington, Eureka, Galesburg, Morton, Normal, Pekin, Springfield, and Washington. I also serve the counties of Fulton, Knox, LaSalle, Marshall, Mason, McLean, Putnam, Rock Island, Schuyler, Stark, Tazewell, and Woodford. I also handle federal cases in Urbana.

Peoria attorney providing quality service to those requesting a driver’s license reinstatement

If you are without your driving privileges then you are understandably frustrated. You do not need the additional aggravation of hiring a lawyer who provides poor service. As an attorney I take pride in my interaction with clients. I often give clients my cell phone number so I may be reached directly. I promptly respond to messages and emails. Most importantly, I will be available to answer any questions you may have. My office was founded on the idea that everyone was entitled to the highest level of respect and this is my promise in each and every case I handle.

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