ONLY $35 FOR MOST ST LOUIS TRAFFIC TICKETS
There are a couple of instances in which a St Louis speeding ticket will go to warrant: 1) when you fail to appear at one of the hearings set by the court; 2) if you fail to pay your fine within the timeframe allotted by the court. A fuller description of this process is given below:
When a St Louis traffic ticket is issue by a police officer, this ticket will provide you with information as to the court date, time, and location (usually about thirty (30) days after the ticket is issued). If you do not make it to the court date (or you forget about it, or you lose the ticket, or you say the hell with it), then the judge will automatically issue a warrant for your arrest from the bench (the so-called “bench warrant”).
Once the ticket is in warrant, then the only way to get out of it is to bond out (or hire an attorney to help get you out from underneath it). But the ticket will still need to be dealt with (which is exactly why it is such a good idea to retain the services of a good St Louis speeding ticket lawyer). If you bond out, that means you pay a certain sum of money to the court to get yourself out of jail.
The other situation in which you can find yourself with an arrest warrant is when you do not pay your court fees and fines on time. If the prosecutor recommends to the judge that the ticket be reduced to a non-moving violation, then the court will assess a fine (usually in the neighborhood of $150 – $250). The court will then give you a certain period of time to pay it. And if it is not paid by then (or if you’ve made no efforts towards setting up a payment plan), then the court will issue a warrant.
ONLY $150 FOR MOST ST LOUIS ARREST WARRANTS
What is the best way to handle a warrant? Hire us, and we will get the warrant lifted off your back!! Then we’ll attack the underlying ticket, and get it reduced to a non-moving violation (so that it does not affect your car insurance rates)!!
The affordable St. Louis speeding ticket attorneys at The Law Office of Jennifer Alter-Rieken, have been helping people with their traffic infractions for over ten (10) years. Our goal is to make sure that the charges leveled against you do not stay on your permanent record, and do any lasting damage. And we want to do all of this at an affordable price. The fees for a typical St. Louis traffic ticket case start at $35. But the initial consultation to discuss your legal issues is free of charge. So contact us today!!
We have two main locations: in the Central West End of St. Louis, at 1 North Taylor (on the corner of Taylor and Laclede), 63108; and in the Twin Cities of Festus / Crystal City, at 1000 Truman Blvd (Highway 61/67), 63019. The initial consultation is free of charge. So contact us today to learn more!!