Traffic Tickets

GC Services LP – What Happens If I’ve Made Partial Payment?

GC Services LP is the collections agency that contracts with Los Angeles County traffic courts to collect on unpaid Los Angeles traffic tickets. In this article I discuss two common questions I receive from my clients: Should I pay GC Services LP? What if I've already started to pay GC Services LP - is it [...]

By |2018-06-13T14:54:51+00:00January 19th, 2013|

What if I Have a 40508 Failure to Appear in Court on a Traffic Ticket?

Do you have a VC 40508 failure to appear in court? There are a few common reasons why this happens, often due to inadvertence more than blatant disregard for your court date: you forgot about your traffic court date; you were expecting a courtesy notice in the mail informing you of your traffic court date; [...]

By |2018-06-13T14:54:17+00:00January 16th, 2013|

What is a Moving Violation?

A "moving violation" is a particular type of traffic violation which results in a "p0int" going on your DMV record if you are convicted of that offense. If you get too many points on your DMV record within a certain period of time, then you can get your license suspended for being what the DMV [...]

By |2018-06-13T14:54:10+00:00January 5th, 2013|

GC Services LP – Don’t Pay Them!

GC Services LP is a collections agency that collects on unpaid traffic tickets for the Los Angeles Superior Court. If you were issued a Los Angeles traffic ticketĀ and you also failed to appear in court, your matter will be referred to GC Services for collections. But don't pay GC Services until you've read this article, [...]

By |2018-06-13T14:54:03+00:00January 5th, 2013|

California Traffic Laws: Common Violations

As a Los Angeles traffic ticket attorney who has handled thousands of Los Angeles traffic tickets for my clients, I have noticed there are a handful of traffic tickets which seem to be the most common types of offenses drivers get written up for. Driving without valid registration, driving without insurance, and driving without a [...]

By |2018-06-13T14:53:56+00:00January 4th, 2013|

Should I Pay a Traffic Ticket in LA County?

Paying a traffic ticket online in Los Angeles County has never been easier - especially after all of the website updates and technological advances that have improved the Los Angeles County traffic ticket website. But is it really the best idea to pay your Los Angeles traffic ticket? The truth is, whether to pay your [...]

By |2018-06-13T14:53:46+00:00December 28th, 2012|

Red Light Cameras – Was Someone Else Driving?

Red Light Camera Ticket Defenses As a Los Angeles traffic ticket attorney, I get a lot of questions about red light camera tickets from my clients. Simply put, to be guilty of running a red light, the light needs to turn red before your vehicle crosses the limit line. Sometimes the light isn't working properly, [...]

By |2018-06-13T14:52:19+00:00December 22nd, 2012|

What Are The Consequences For Driving In HOV Lanes?

As a Los Angeles Traffic Ticket Attorney, I fight a lot of traffic tickets in Los Angeles traffic courts, some of which include "HOV lane" violations. Many people like to drive in HOV lanes, and consequently, get traffic tickets because the driver is the only person in the car. The specific vehicle code section discussing [...]

By |2018-06-13T14:51:52+00:00September 9th, 2012|

3 Steps To Getting Your License Back In LA Traffic Court

You may have a suspended license due to a failure to appear in LA. This can be a terribly stressful process, and you probably want to find out how you can get your license back NOW. That's why I've outlined below the 3 steps for getting your license back in a Los Angeles traffic court. [...]

By |2018-06-13T14:51:01+00:00August 8th, 2012|