According to Vehicle Code 14601, it is a crime for a person knowingly to drive with a suspended or revoked driver’s license. This offense is a misdemeanor that can carry up to 6 months of jail time and a fine of up to $1000, in addition to court costs.
With an experienced criminal defense attorney on your side, there are several legal defenses that might be considered, which include a lack of knowledge that your driver’s license had been suspended or revoked, the lack of a suspension, and/or, necessity.
The law office of H. Charles Gorian is experienced at fighting vehicle code charges. We know the California laws that affect your situation and we are prepared to stand in your corner and battle for your legal rights. Our law firm has helped men and women throughout Riverside County, San Bernardino County, and San Diego County, and we may be able to help you.
One phone call could be the difference between harsh criminal penalties and freedom. Call our lawyer today for a free, no-risk, no-obligation case evaluation.