Why Did I Get a Failure to Appear in Van Nuys?
We are a Van Nuys traffic defense law firm and have had hundreds of clients who have failed to appear in court on so called “fix it tickets.” Fix it tickets include:
What may have happened is that you corrected the issue you were cited for by getting your registration valid or correcting a broken brake light, but the next step is crucial: did you notify the court?
Even if you thought you notified the court and mailed in the correction fee, sometimes the court never gets the mail and will still put your ticket into collections with GC Services.
What Happens Now that I Got a Failure to Appear in Van Nuys?
A failure to appear in Van Nuys court, as with any Los Angeles court branch, results in your case being sent to GC Services. Once you’re with GC Services, a lot of other bad things will happen:
- a hold will be placed on your driver’s license and can turn into a license suspension;
- you will be additionally charged with VC 40508 for failure to appear;
- your fines will be substantially increased;
- you will get a very bad headache.
The good news is that Attorney Paul J. Denni has handled hundreds of GC Services cases and knows how to help you. For a free consultation, call us at 888-250-8450.
What Can I Do to Fix My Failure to Appear in Van Nuys?
Different traffic courts have different rules, systems, and methods for handling your failure to appear. The Van Nuys courthouse has its own set of rules.
Generally, you don’t have to listen to what GC Services says. GC Services will often lie to you and tell you that you must pay them to get your license back. However, that is often not the case.
Attorney Paul J. Denni can help you get your license back and get your fines reduced in court, in most cases. Mr. Denni has an affordable rate to make it worth your while to hire him rather than pay GC Services.
For a free consultation with Mr. Denni, you can call us at 888-250-8450 or use the Contact Form to the right.