DWI & Traffic Ticket Lawyer

Shawn Kassman, founder of the Law Office of Shawn R. Kassman Esq., has a reputation for aggressively defending:

  • Driving while impaired
  • Driving with a suspended license
  • Driving with suspended registration
  • DUI (driving under the influence of drugs)
  • DWI (driving while intoxicated)
  • Hit and run
  • License suspension or revocation proceedings
  • Reckless Driving
  • Traffic tickets

As traffic ticket attorneys practicing in Suffolk and Nassau counties, we know most of the municipal traffic judges, prosecutors and court personnel better than a lawyer who does not regularly practice in Suffolk and Nassau counties. This means we are successful in keeping traffic violations off of most of our clients’ driving records.

License Suspension

Conveniently located in the heart of Central Islip, down the street from the Central Islip courthouse, Mr. Kassman not only represents you in court but also helps you regain your license by getting your driver’s abstract, which is needed to determine why your license was suspended. After getting the abstract, our firm will review it with you and decide what is necessary to clear your record. We can get your abstract from motor vehicle instantaneously after our lawyer is retained on your case. Additional fees will be implemented if you want us to help clear your record either finding out the location of the suspension and talking with the court to find out how much the suspension will cost to be lifted. Often, you must appear in the court where the suspension is pending if you have never appeared to answer the ticket. Read more about driving with a suspended license.

Trucking Violations

The Law Office of Shawn Kassman represents corporate clients who’s drivers receive summonses for equipment violations. When a truck that is owned by a corporation receives an equipment violation summons to appear in court, these tickets are usually issued in the name of the driver of the truck. When you retain the law office of Shawn Kassman there is a mechanism for transferring the tickets from the employees name to the Corporation name. The legal document that we prepare is called a corporate substitution, what this does is substitute the Corporation for the individual driver of the truck. The individual drivers name is taken off of the summons and replaced by the Corporation. Typically if repairs are made within 24 hours after receiving a ticket for an equipment violation, the Corporation will receive a more favorable plea bargain offer from the District Attorney. Read more about Trucking Violations.

Even Lawyers Hire Us

Remember, a traffic ticket case is a criminal case, and you have important constitutional rights. As criminal defense lawyers, we are committed to protecting your rights. Because we have knowledge of the law and the procedures and quirks of New York courts, we can achieve the results you need, usually without a trial. This is why even seasoned and experienced felony criminal trial lawyers know better than to go into an Islip, N.Y., municipal court without a traffic ticket attorney. Lawyers from all over New York refer their clients to us because they know we can achieve better results than they can.

If you would like to discuss your traffic ticket or criminal matter, please call Shawn Kassman or a member of his legal team at 631-232-9479 (toll-free 888-545-2944 FREE) or fill out our online intake form. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and represent clients located in Central Islip (main office location), Holtsville (office location), Bayshore, Brentwood, Oakdale, Sayville, Port Jefferson and Riverhead and both Suffolk and Nassau counties.

We also serve clients in the following areas:
Huntington, Brookhaven, Babylon, Bayshore, blue point, Bohemia, Oakdale, Center Moriches, Centereach, Centerport, mastic, cold Spring Harbor, Commack, Northport, Coram, Deer Park, Hauppage, Islandia, Lake Grove, Manorville, Lindenhurst,, including Smithtown, Huntington, Brookhaven, Babylon, Bayshore, Islip, Amityville, Bayport, Bellport, Blue Point, Bohemia, Brentwood, Center Moriches, Centereach, Centerport, Central Islip, Cold Spring Harbor, Commack, Copiague, Coram, Deer Park, East Northport, East Setauket, Farmingdale, Farmingville, Greenlawn, Hauppauge, Holbrook, Holtsville, Huntington Station, Islandia, Kings Park, Lake Grove, Lake Ronkonkoma, Lindenhurst, Manorville, Mastic, Mastic Beach, Medford, Melville, Middle Island, Mt. Sinai, Nesconset, Northport, North Babylon, Patchogue, Port Jefferson, Port Jefferson Station, Ridge, Riverhead, Rocky Point, Ronkonkoma, St. James, Sayville, Selden, Setauket, Shirley, Shoreham, Sound Beach, Southold, Stony Brook, Wading River, West Sayville, West Islip, Woodbury, Wyandanch, Yaphank, Syosset, Jericho, Massapequa, Plainview, Brooklyn, Queens, Westchester, Staten Island, Orange County, and Manhattan.

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