Hit & Run Case Results

City of Seattle v. L.M.

Charges: Hit and Run Attended Vehicle

Outcome: Charges dismissed after 2 years.

Description: Client had an accident on West Seattle Bridge and did not stay at the scene and give proper documentation.  The client was later identified by a photo montage and admitted to this.  He was charged with hit and run, attended vehicle.  Case was resolved with a dismissal on condition that there be no new criminal law violations for 2 years and 24 hours of community service.  This saved a 1 year license suspension and a criminal conviction.

Court: Seattle Municipal Court

Geoffrey Burg

Geoffrey Burg is a highly rated criminal defense attorney. Geoff has over 18 years experience defending people, writing legal publications and is a regular presenter at continuing legal education seminars. Geoff also lobbies on behalf of WACDL for people accused of crimes and fought for several bills to protect the rights of people accused of crimes.