Columbus, Ohio Criminal Defense, DUI / OVI, and Traffic Attorney

2011

The chart below outlines some successes from 2011. No attorney can win every case, so individual results vary due to many factors. These cases should not be taken as a guarantee of what I could do for you, but only as evidence of my successful resolution of some very difficult matters for clients. I work hard for each of my clients and I believe my record of success speaks for itself.

December 2011: M1 Theft dismissed for client’s completion of diversion.  Case ultimately expunged.

December 2011: No Ops and Marked Lanes dismissed for plea to speeding with a $75 fine plus costs.

December 2011: ACDA.  Case dismissed with no fines or costs.

December 2011: No Ops and Failure to Display Tag dismissed for plea using tags to another vehicle.  $50 fine plus costs.

November 2011: Client charged with 2 counts of Felony Non Support of Dependents.  Resolved with plea to 1 misdemeanor count with sentence suspended for future compliance.

November 2011: Domestic Violence and Assault.  Set for trial.  Case dismissed.

November 2011: Driving Under Suspension and Improper Backing dismissed for court costs and safety course.

November 2011: Driving Outside License Restriction and Tailight violation dismissed for court costs and safety course.

November 2011: Successful in obtain reduction of 4 point speed (37 over) down to 2 point speed.

November 2011: Speed of 77 in a 65 dismissed for payment of court costs and safety course.

October 2011: Successful in obtaining modification to apply new law to client’s driving under FRA suspension conviction to save client 4 points on driving record and avoid 12 point suspension.

October 2011: Hit Skip reduced to backing without safety with $50 fine plus costs.  No suspension.

October 2011: Client charged with Failure to Comply with Officer’s Signal which carries mandatory suspension of 3 years to life without driving privileges.  Reduced to ROMV with fine and costs.  No suspension.

October 2011: Driving Under Suspension dismissed for guilty plea to a lane change violation with $35 fine plus costs.  No suspension.

October 2011: ACDA dismissed for payment of court costs only.

October 2011: Reckless Op reduced to zero point speed.

October 2011: Reckless Op (ROMV) and Speeding 77 in a 35 reduced to single count of speeding with 2 points and fine and costs only.  No suspension.

October 2011: 2 Speeds of 81 in a 65 dismissed for payment of court costs and safety course for separate clients.

October 2011: 61 in a 35 reduced to no point 39 in a 35.

October 2011: 83 in a 65 reduced to no point 69 in a 65.

September 2011: OVI, Marijuana Possession, and Headlight violation reduced to minor misdemeanor ROMV with DIP, fine and costs.  ALS terminated and 30 day court suspension imposed which was already served.

September 2011: Driving Under FRA Suspension and Failure to Signal dismissed for payment of court costs.

September 2011: Successful in withdrawing plea to 2nd in 6 OVI and having charge reduced to be treated as a 1st in 6 OVI.

September 2011: School Zone speeding of 38 in a 20 reduced to no point, minor misdemeanor violation with $30 fine plus costs.

September 2011: Speeds of 96 in a 65, 71 in a 45, and 65 in a 55 all dismissed for payment of court costs and safety course for separate clients.

August 2011: Trial on Assault case.  Client found not guilty.

August 2011: OVI, OVI per se, Marked Lanes and Improper Turn reduced to single count of Reckless Operation as an M4.

August 2011: CDL driver charged with Failure to Control after an accident.  Negotiated to dismissal with court costs.

August 2011: Traffic control device ticket dismissed for costs.

August 2011: 69 in a 55 reduced to 59 in a 55 with $20 fine and costs.

July 2011: Driving Under FRA Suspension, Driving Under Suspension, No Ops, and Headlight violation dismissed for payment of court costs.

July 2011: School Zone Speed of 31/20.  Dismissed with no fine or costs.

July 2011: CDL Driver charged with ACDA after an accident.  Dismissed for costs.

July 2011: Client charged with Domestic Violence and Assault after parental discipline was administered.  Case negotiated to dismissal and expunged from record.

June 2011: Receiving Stolen Property.  Case dismissed.

June 2011: Client charged with shoplifting.  Diversion completed and case dismissed for court costs.

June 2011: Reckless Operation case dismissed.

June 2011: 4th Degree Misdemeanor Speeding in a School Zone and Tag Violation reduced to single count of tag violation with fine and costs.  No points or moving violation.

June 2011: Driving Outside License Restriction and Changing Lanes Without Safety.  Case dismissed for court costs.

June 2011: ACDA dismissed for court costs.

June 2011: Speeding 86 mph in a 65 mph reduced to 69 in a 65 with a $50 fine plus costs.

May 2011: Driving Under FRA Suspension and Failure to Signal.  Dismissed for payment of court costs.

May 2011: Worked for client with outstanding warrant for failure to comply with terms of DUI probation.  Warrant lifted and case mitigated to the point that the Court terminated probation with no jail or additional sanctions.

May 2011: Reckless Operation reduced to Traffic Control Device ticket.

May 2011: Marked Lanes, Failure to Signal, and a Stop Sign violation dismissed for safety course and payment of court costs.

April 2011: Driving Under Suspension.  Case dismissed for court costs.

April 2011: Client charged with 2 high test OVIs within 25 hours, among other charges.  Negotiated to minimal jail time of 6 days, a DIP, non-reporting probation, 1 year DRS, and fines.  Worked with client to obtain limited driving privileges to maintain employment and sobriety through treatment.

April 2011: Speeding 53 in a 35 mph zone reduced to no point speed with court costs only.

March 2011: Successful in obtaining driving privileges for client whose Ohio license had become suspended for an out-of-state DUI.

March 2011: Client’s theft case dismissed for payment of court costs and completion of diversion class.

March 2011: Driving Under Suspension, Failure to Reinstate, and Stop Sign violation.  Case dismissed for payment of costs.

March 2011: Juvenile speed of 50 in a 35 negotiated to admission with hold open for 90 days, Carteens class, and eventual dismissal.

March 2011: Driving Under FRA Suspension, Failure to Reinstate, and Seat Belt violation reduced to single minor misdemeanor No-Ops with fine and costs.  No license suspension.

March 2011: Traffic Control Device ticket dismissed for court costs and driver safety course.

February 2011: Client, a CDL Driver, charge with a Traffic Control Device violation for driving his semi in the wrong lane.  Negotiated to a safety course and court costs with dismissal of the underlying ticket.

January 2011: Client charged with OVI, Marked Lanes, and running a red light.  After suppression motion filed, case reduced to a single count of Physical Control, a non-moving violation.

January 2011: OVI case.  Suppression motion filed.  Case resolved with OVI being amended to Reckless Operation.

January 2011: College student charged with Underage Possession of Alcohol.  Diversion completed and case dismissed and expunged from record.

January 2011: Client charged with OVI, OVI per se, and Marked Lanes.  Blew a 0.091.  Reduced to physical control, a non-moving violation.

January 2011: Driving Under FRA Suspension, Driving Under Suspension, No Ops, and Tail Light violation reduced to a single tail light violation with no points or suspension.  Fine and costs only.

January 2011: Juvenile client charged with Failure to Yield after being involved in an accident.  Negotiated admission to ticket with dismissal after safety course completion.  Case dismissed and fine and costs suspended.

January 2011: Speed of 83 in a 65 dismissed for safety course and court costs.

Contact

Phone: (614) 461-8080
Text: (614) 304-1010
Fax: (614) 754-5025

Jeff Reynard, Esq.
Reynard & Rice, llp
35 E. Livingston Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43215

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