Paul Denni

About Paul Denni

Paul Denni is the Founder and Managing Attorney at California Legal Defense, Inc. He blogs about legal issues affecting his clients.

Traffic Ticket Amnesty Ending Soon!

On June 24, 2015, California Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation allowing traffic ticket amnesty on unpaid traffic tickets. What Does California Traffic Ticket Amnesty Do? Mainly, Governor Brown's traffic ticket amnesty program allows a 50-80% reduction in your outstanding balance on unpaid traffic tickets, if you qualify. Your unpaid traffic tickets qualify for amnesty if the date the [...]

By |2017-03-08T19:26:26+00:00March 8th, 2017|

Meet Uber Driver Requirements but Beware of GC Services

Don't Pay GC Services to Meet Uber Driver Requirements As a Los Angeles traffic ticket attorney, many of my clients approach me in order to meet Uber driver requirements such as obtaining a valid driver's license and passing a criminal background check. Often, a client's license is suspended due to unpaid traffic tickets in Los Angeles. [...]

By |2017-02-21T19:42:52+00:00February 21st, 2017|

Uber Driver Requirements – Valid License and Background Check

It is not any "news" that Uber driver requirements include (as explained on their website): a valid driver's license, and a criminal background check. HOWEVER....it is astounding how many of my clients who set out to be Uber drivers had no idea their license was suspended! As a Los Angeles traffic ticket attorney, I serve those who have [...]

By |2017-02-19T04:55:00+00:00February 2nd, 2017|

Who is GC Services? Don’t Pay Them on Your Traffic Ticket!

GC Services is a collection agency hired by the Los Angeles Superior Court to collect on unpaid traffic tickets. As a traffic ticket attorney in Los Angeles, I've represented thousands of clients whose tickets have been referred to GC Services. This article explains how GC Services can screw you over if you have a traffic ticket [...]

By |2016-12-06T15:17:25+00:00December 6th, 2016|

California Moving Violations

If you've ever received a traffic ticket, you may have run across the term "moving violation." "Moving violation" doesn't mean you got a traffic ticket while moving. It refers to a violation under the California Vehicle Code which would result in a point on your DMV record if you're convicted of the offense. What Types of Traffic Tickets are [...]

By |2016-11-30T20:31:04+00:00November 30th, 2016|

Fix Suspended License

Fix Suspended License: First Things First Do you see this picture of the couple on the bike? As romantic as it looks, this will be you and your significant other for the foreseeable future unless you get your driver's license back. As a Los Angeles traffic ticket attorney, I get a lot of calls from [...]

By |2016-11-21T16:25:25+00:00November 21st, 2016|

Misdemeanor Driving Without a License

Driving Without a License Can be a Misdemeanor in California Under Vehicle Code section 12500(a), it is unlawful to drive a motor vehicle without holding a valid driver's license. Since VC 12500 is known as a "wobbler" offense, the prosecutors representing the State may opt to charge you with either an infraction or with a misdemeanor under [...]

By |2016-11-15T18:18:19+00:00November 15th, 2016|

Traffic Ticket West Covina, CA

If you got a traffic ticket in West Covina, CA, you may be wondering how to proceed next. As a Los Angeles traffic ticket attorney, it is my mission to help educate the public and assist them with Los Angeles traffic tickets in cases where I can add real value to the situation. Moving Violation [...]

By |2016-11-08T23:50:42+00:00November 8th, 2016|

Consequences of Driving Over 100mph

Speeding in Excess of 100mph Has Tougher Consequences Let's face it, some people tend to have a lead foot. I have many repeat clients who habitually drive too fast, and consequently get an inordinate number of speeding tickets. Under normal circumstances when you get a speeding ticket in California, your fines are around $300-$400. Since speeding is [...]

By |2016-10-27T15:05:53+00:00October 25th, 2016|