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Texting While Driving

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New York Texting While Driving Attorney

Aggressive Legal Representation for Drivers Facing Cell Phone Tickets

Texting while driving is one of the most common “distracted driving” offenses and carries five points. At Martin A. Kron & Associates, P.C., we have extensive knowledge and experience in handling traffic offenses in court. 

Our founding attorney is a former traffic court judge who knows how the other side thinks and operates in these cases. We use that knowledge and experience in building effective defense strategies.

Contact our New York texting while driving lawyer at (212) 235-1525 or online to learn more about how we can assist you in fighting your ticket.

Distracted Driving & Cell Phones in New York

Various types of actions that divert your attention from the road fall under the umbrella of distracted driving.

They include:

  • Personal distractions - talking on a cell phone, texting, eating, drinking, grooming, using other electronic devices, and more
  • Internal distractions - other passengers, pets, or objects in the vehicle
  • External distractions - other vehicles, the roadway, the weather, and more

How Much Does A Cell Phone Ticket Cost in New York?

Under New York Law, if you are convicted of a distracted driving or cell phone ticket, you will face the following fines:

  • First Offense: $50-$200 fine.
  • Second Offense (Within 18 months): $50-$250 fine
  • Third Offense (Within 18 months): $50-$450 fine

In addition to the fines you will receive five points on your driving record and a possible license suspension.

Traffic Violations for Mobile Phone Use

Under New York Vehicle and Traffic Law (VTL) Section 1225c-d, it is a violation to hold a mobile phone to your ear or even in immediate proximity to your ear. This violation also includes maneuvering to gain access to your cell phone.

Hire a Firm with Proven Results

Hiring a trusted New York texting while driving attorney to help you fight the consequences of a texting ticket could save you hundreds of dollars as well as points on your record. At Martin A. Kron & Associates, P.C. we have earned a solid reputation for the effectiveness of our work. Let an experienced New York texting while driving lawyer work to get your violation reduced or dismissed.

Received a cell phone ticket? Call us at (212) 235-1525 to discuss the circumstances of your ticket with a New York texting while driving defense attorney.

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    • Former New York State
      Traffic Court Judge
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