Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law

Obtaining Justice
For The Accused

At Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law, we have been saving clients from jail, years in prison, excessive fines and wrongful convictions since 2005.

Obtaining Justice
For The Accused

At Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law, we have been saving clients from jail, years in prison, excessive fines and wrongful convictions since 2005.

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Arrested For Driving Without A Valid Driver’s License?

The California Vehicle Code Section 12500 makes it unlawful to drive a motor vehicle without a validly issued driver’s license. Driving without a driver’s license can be charged as a misdemeanor and result in you having a criminal record which may later be discovered in background checks by future employers or landlords. If you are eligible to receive a driver’s license, we are often able to obtain a continuance so that you have time to obtain a valid driver’s license. We are often able to get the charges reduced to an infraction (i.e. like a moving violation).

If you are charged with driving without a valid license, it is important to consult with the San Mateo County criminal lawyers at Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law, because the punishment for this offense can be shocking to most. Upon a first conviction, an individual can be sentenced by up to:

  • 6 months in county jail
  • Fine of $1000
  • Possible impoundment of your vehicle for 30 days

If you are facing charges of driving without a license, the experienced Redwood City criminal lawyers of Ahmed and Sukaram, Attorneys at Law, are here to help. We offer a free no obligation initial consultation so that we can explain your options and rights. With so much hanging in the balance, you cannot afford to wait so call Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law, to obtain your free initial no cost consultation today at 877-337-0697.