Driving without Driver License Walnut Creek CA
Driving without a valid license is a petty offense but can still have lasting repercussions in that a misdemeanor conviction will appear on your criminal record. Generally, this crime is committed by failing to obtain a license once moving to California or by forgetting to renew your license.
The penalties for this offense can include jail time although that is not generally given as part of a sentence. Generally, a sentence for this crime will include informal probation, a fine, and perhaps community service.
If you are charged with this crime it is useful to have an attorney because they can often advise you and speak with the District Attorney to get the case dismissed or reduced to an infraction. To discuss your chances of a dismissal or reduction call Thomas Daly Law for a free consultation. (925) 338-7517