How to Find the Best Speeding Ticket Lawyer in the Town of Tonawanda NY

Have Experienced Local Attorneys Fight Your Speeding Ticket.

Q. I just got pulled over and received a speeding ticket in the Town of Tonawanda in Erie County, New York. Can you help me?

A. Yes, that’s what we do. Our local lawyers have represented many people in Erie County and will fight the ticket on your behalf.

Q. Where is Tonawanda Town Court located?

A. 1835 Sheridan Dr, Buffalo, NY 14223

Q. What is unique to Tonawanda, New York?

A. One of the Tonawanda’s most known landmarks is the blue Korean War-era Grumman F9F-6P Cougar Naval airframe displayed at the historic Walter M. Kenney Field at the corner of Brighton Road and Colvin Boulevard.

About Our Firm

Instead of offering a long list of legal services, John C. Nelson decided long ago to focus on four important areas of law; 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. We understands that visitors to New York who may be just passing through sometimes get a speeding ticket and need to find an expert traffic defense lawyer with local experience.

If you are traveling 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.

Q. Aren’t all lawyers the same.  Why should I hire a Local law firm?

A. When you work with The Nelson Law Firm, you can expect to be treated fairly and with respect. We practice solely on Traffic Defense, DWI, Criminal and Civil representation in Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Allegany and Erie Counties of New York State. 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, John is available to you.
  • Honesty – No false promises and you will be advised of all potential outcomes.
  • Integrity – John uses his best legal knowledge and skills to obtain the best outcome.

Q. What is the point system in New York State?


ViolationsPoints Fines (Min.-Max.) Jail Time (Min.-Max.)
Speeding with miles
per hour over the posted
limit specified (listed below)
1 – 103$45 – $1500 days
11 – 304$90 – $3000 – 15 days
31 – 408$180 – $6000 – 30 days
Over 4011$180 – $6000 – 30 days
Reckless Driving5$100 – $3000 – 30 days
Use Cell Phone/ Texting5$50 – $2000 days
Failing to Move Over for Emergency Vehicle3$0 – $2750 – 15 days

Our firm can be found representing clients throughout Erie County including Alden Town Court, Alden Village Court, Amherst Town Court, Angola Village Court, Aurora Town Court, Blasdell Village Court, Boston Town Court, Brant Town Court, Cheektowaga Town Court, Clarence Town Court, Colden Town Court, Collins Town Court, Concord Town Court, Depew Village Court, Eden Town Court, Elma Town Court, Evans Town Court, Grand Island Town Court, Hamburg Town Court, Hamburg Village Court, Holland Town Court, Kenmore Village Court, Lancaster Town Court, Lancaster Village Court, Marilla Town Court, Newstead Town Court, North Collins Town Court, Orchard Park Justice Court, Sardinia Justice Court, Springville Village Court, Tonawanda Town Court, Wales Town Court, West Seneca Justice Court, Williamsville Village Court

If you have a traffic ticket in Erie 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 and Allegany Counties. If you need to fight your charges professionally, contact us for a fee case evaluation.

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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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