Hopewell Traffic Ticket Attorney

Hopewell Traffic Ticket Attorney

Hopewell is nestled between Richmond and Petersburg. As such, Hopewell has become notorious for many Code of Virginia traffic violations including speeding and reckless driving. Thus, if you have received one of these violations, you need contact Hopewell traffic ticket attorney Trey Mattox to discuss your case. 

It is very unusual to travel through Hopewell, Virginia without seeing a motorist stopped by an officer or getting stopped yourself. As a result, the section of Interstate 295 running through Hopewell, Virginia has become particularly well known for their relentless enforcement of speed related traffic laws. Consequently, this section of highway has become known as the “Million Dollar Mile.”

Reckless Driving

Reckless driving violations are very serious charges in Virginia. As a result, a conviction carries penalties like fines, license suspension, and class 1 misdemeanor.  Moreover, these consequences can have very long lasting effects. Additionally, this can burden even the most proactive motorist.


Many drivers have exceeded posted speed limits during their driving history. However, speeding ticket charges in Virginia can vary significantly depending on the nature of the offense.  Certainly, more extreme cases are charged as reckless driving by speed, which is a class 1 misdemeanor.  Admittedly, speeding is an infraction rather than a misdemeanor. Even so, a conviction can still carry very serious and lasting consequences including:

  • license suspension
  • points on your driving record
  • high fines
  • increased insurance rates


Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is a serious traffic violation in Virginia. Consequently, a DUI conviction has long lasting consequences. Additionally, it is often a complicated path to trial that can be confusing. More, this process is very stressful for individuals facing these charges. Importantly, an experienced Virginia DUI attorney will help minimize the chance of negative outcome.

Hopewell Traffic Ticket Representation

Mattox Law has extensive experience representing individuals charged with a wide variety of traffic violations in this jurisdiction. Moreover, in the last three years our firm has represented hundreds of clients in this area.  Notably, Trey has successfully defended these cases providing results that in nearly every instance avoid a conviction for the traffic misdemeanor or infraction alleged. Therefore, if you have been charged with a traffic crime or infraction, you need to contact Hopewell traffic ticket attorney Trey Mattox today.

Hopewell General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Combined Courts

Clerk: Ms Ellen Taylor Chiasson
Email: echiasson@courts.state.va.us

Phone: (804) 541-2257
Fax: (804) 541-2364

Clerk’s Office Hours
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Front Counter: 8:30AM-4:00PM

100 East Broadway
Hopewell, VA 23860

General District Judges
Hon. Bruce A. Clark Jr., Presiding Judge
Hon. Stephen D. Bloom, Chief Judge
Hon. C. Ridley Bain
Hon. H. Lee Townsend III