September 17, 2014 “Yeah, I know, some people are against drunk driving, and I call those people ‘the cops.’” – Dave Attell Suspension “License and registration please.” While these words can be frightening enough during a normal traffic stop, consider how you’d feel if it led to a license suspension. Whether it’s a DUI, a DWI or for any number of traffic violations, having your license suspended is a game changer. Many individuals believe their only choice, once suspended, is to simply drive without a license. It might be tempting to think you can avoid traffic stops, but it’s much less worrisome to take care of your suspension the legal way. Here are some options that might be available to you. Reinstatements If your driver’s license has been suspended, removed or revoked, we can assist you in the reinstatement process. Even if you have completed the time period set forth in your revocation or suspension, you are not legal to drive a motor vehicle until your license has been reinstated. Reinstatement of your driving privileges can be a frustrating. Let us help you get back on the road legally. Early Reinstatement Even though the DMV may show that you aren’t eligible for reinstatement of your driving privilege, you may be eligible for early reinstatement. Let us help find out if you can get your license back now and whether you are eligible for early reinstatement of your privileges. Appeals We can assist you in appealing an illegal or mistaken revocation or suspension of your driver’s license. You may be able to reverse the revocation or suspension entered. In the event you are considering an appeal, contact us immediately in order that you do not lose your right to contest an illegal revocation or suspension of your driving privilege. Contact Us Today It is a crime to drive with a suspended license. There are three different degrees of DWLS. The difference between the three degrees is based solely on the reason you lost your license in the first place. If found guilty of any of these crimes, consequences may include jail time, probation, fines and an additional license suspension. It is essential to consult with an experienced lawyer if charged with DWLS. Contact us online or call 206-621-0500 for a free consultation concerning any license suspension issues.