Chautauqua County Traffic Ticket Lawyer

Have Experienced Local Attorneys Fight Your Traffic Ticket.

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Most speeding ticket citations have instructions on when or where to go for court. Every traffic courtroom has it’s own set of rules from which they operate from. If an officer gives you a traffic ticket, you’ll have to decide on whether to handle the ticket yourself or hire an attorney, to fight the ticket on your behalf.  Give us a call for a free case evaluation at (716) 364-2569.

Where is Chautauqua County Traffic Court Located?

The Elma Town Court is located at 2 Academy Street, Mayville, New York 14757. The court building is near the corner of South Erie Street and West Chautauqua Street.

How Can I Get My Speeding Ticket Reduced?

In New York State, if you get your speeding ticket reduced to a non-moving violation, it might spare you points on your driver’s license record and wont affect your car insurance rates. As soon as you receive a traffic ticket, it is wise to consult with an experienced local attorney to learn more about the specific consequences your facing and any possible options to get the charge reduced.

Why Should I Contact The Nelson Law Firm?

Instead of offering a long list of legal services, John C. Nelson decided long ago to focus on mainly Traffic Defense, Driving While Intoxicated (DWI or DUI), Criminal and Civil Litigation. If you have been charged with a traffic offense, you are going to want a strong legal representation from a local lawyer who knows and understands the local courts and New York State laws. A Chautauqua County traffic lawyer with experience in the county court can help you save time and help reduce the points you possibly face with your license. We know that travelers to New York State might be passing through and get stopped for a speeding ticket.  Traffic court can be a nightmare for motorists in: lost wages, negative driving records, staggering fines, and rigid court dates. Our experienced team of attorneys specializes traffic defense.

If you are passing through New York State and need a reliable and trustworthy traffic defense lawyer, call the Nelson Law Firm. We have local experience, combined with the local knowledge necessary to smooth the way for your legal defense. Save time, money and points on your license, when you work with the Nelson Law Firm.

Should I Hire A Local Chautauqua County traffic lawyer?

Having a local attorney handle your traffic ticket is a big advantage. When you describe your case, a local lawyer has familiarity with the town or village, of which your situation took place. Local attorneys may know the judges, the prosecutors, the court clerks and everyone involved in the legal process. Legal problems are resolved with these people. Knowing the people involved and how they’ve handled other situations in the past can be valuable. Every court has its own specific rules of practice, which makes things smoother when a local lawyer handles a case, oppose to an out-of-town big city lawyer.

Clients enjoy working with The Nelson Law Firm because of our local knowledge and for several other reasons:

  • Responsiveness – Phone calls are answered and returned promptly.
  • Availability – Whenever you need a traffic defense lawyer, we are available to you.
  • Honesty – No false promises and you will be advised of all potential outcomes.
  • Integrity – We use our best legal knowledge and skills to obtain the best outcome.

How Many Points Can I Get on My License?

In New York State, speeding convictions can range from three to 11 points. One point violations do not exist in New York. If you receive 11 points in an 18-month time period, you driver license may be suspended. Also if you get six or more points on your New York State driving record in 18-months time period, you will be required to pay a Driver Responsibility Assessment fee. The amount that is required to pay, depends on the total number of points on your driving record and the type of violation as well.

Our firm can be found representing clients throughout Chautauqua County including, Arkwright Town Court, Brocton Village Court, Busti Town Court, Carroll Town Court, Charlotte Town Court, Chautauqua Town Court, Cherry Creek Town Court, Clymer Town Court, Dunkirk Town Court, Ellery Town Court, Ellicott Town Court Traffic Ticket Attorney, Ellington Town Court, Fredonia Village Court, Ellington Town Court, French Creek Town Court, Gerry Town Court, Hanover Town Court, Genry Town Court, Harmony Town Court, Kiantone Town Court, Mina Town Court, North Harmony Town Court, Poland Town Court, Pomfret Town Court, Portland Town Court, Ripley Town Court, Sheridan Town Court, Sherman Town Court, Silver Creek Village Court, Stockton Town Court, Villenova Town Court, Westfield Town Court, Westfield Village Court

If you have a traffic ticket in Chautauqua County, call our law firm today for a free case evaluation. (716) 364-2569.

Contact us for a free case evaluation.

Call today: (716) 364-2569


We help people throughout New York state and are based in Ellicottville, NY. We serve Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Allegany and Erie Counties. If you need to fight your charges professionally, contact us for a fee case evaluation.

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Monday: 8am ~ 8pm

Tuesday: 8am ~ 6pm

Wednesday: 8am ~ 5pm

Thursday: 8am ~ 5pm

Friday: 8am ~ 5pm

Saturday – Sunday: By Appointment Only

Cattaraugus County Office

8-10 Washington Street, Unit C1- PO Box 595
Ellicottville, NY 14731

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