DGAA bLAWg

License Reinstatement After Suspension or Revocation

Web Admin - Friday, October 04, 2013

License Reinstatement After Suspension or Revocation

The most common reason for having your driver’s license suspended is driving under the influence of alcohol. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and as reported by the Illinois DUI Factbook 2013, “an average of one alcohol-impaired driving fatality occurs every 53 minutes”

across the country. In recent years, many states have initiated extremely strict penalties for driving under the influence, and Illinois is no exception. If a person is convicted of a DUI, even if it is his first conviction of the sort, his vehicle registration is automatically suspended.

Additionally, according to the Factbook, Illinois is one of 32 states

 that require a “first-time DUI offender to have a Breath Alcohol Ignition Interlock Device (BAIID) installed on his/her vehicle.” Only once the BAIID is installed on the offender’s vehicle can the driver then be eligible for relief from licensesuspension. If a person is caught driving with a suspended license after receiving a DUI conviction, he or she is guilty of a Class 4 felony. A Class 4 felony can carry heavy sentences such as a revocation of driving privileges for up to two full years. At a minimum (if the license was suspended for reasons other than DUI), according to the Illinois DMV, driving with a suspended license is “considered a Class A misdemeanor with a possible fine of up to $2,500 and up to 364 days in jail.”

If your license has been suspended or revoked, understanding the reinstatement process is the first step toward recovery. The most important part of the process is to enlist the assistance of a qualified attorney. He will be able to help you determine if you qualify for Driver Relief, or Restricted Driving privileges (RDP). According to the Illinois DMV, “RDP usually only covers driving to work or school; sometimes exceptions are made for driving yourself or relatives to medical appointments.” Other types of restricted driving permits include a Judicial Driving Permit, a Probationary License, or a Family Responsibility Driving Permit. To determine if you qualify for any of these, work with your attorney and your local SOS Office.

After the period of license revocation is over, you’ll need to pay to have it reinstated. Reinstating a license after suspension in Illinois isn’t cheap. “These mandatory fees vary according to the reason your license was suspended or revoked,” according to the DMV. You’ll also have to pay for a new license. Your best bet is to work with a qualified attorney.

If you or someone you know has had her license suspended or revoked, don’t go through it alone. Contact a dedicated Chicago-area attorney today.


Recent Posts


Tags

Chicago trucking accident attorney Rolling Meadows insurance dispute lawyers pet law Rolling Meadows criminal lawyer manufacturing automated cars Chicago will attorney Rolling Meadows Crystal Lake traffic lawyer Long Grove real estate attorney Illinois traffic attorney estate attorney whistleblower protections Illinois personal injury truck collisions Arlington Heights personal injury attorney Barrington business law firm Illinois LLC creation medication errors car accident lawyer probate claims Des Plaines drug lawyer elder law Arlington Heights injury attorney DNR privacy laws pregnant women Forcible Entry consent to a search insurance claim denial Illinois traffic laws personal injury lawyer condo Crystal Lake law firm estate plan Chicago biking tips Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission commercial real estate Transfer on Death Instrument Barrington criminal lawyer boating under the influence trucking accident lawyers Schaumburg probate attorney Crystal Lake employment lawyer Arlington Heights medical malpractice lawyer Schaumburg insurance lawyers Schaumburg personal injury attorney insurance claim denials Palatine corporate law attorneys Long Grove estate planning attorneys Crystal Lake personal injury attorney motorcycle accident lawyer distracted driving accidents employee misclassification Chicago employment attorney texting and driving Colin Gilbert texting while driving civil litigation Colin H. Gilbert employment law, meal breaks, rest breaks, hotel employees, Des Plaines employment law attorneys Food and Drug Administration's Food Safety Modernization Act Des Plaines motorcycle accident attorney pedestrian accident Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act Crystal Lake pedestrian accident lawyer Arlington Heights tax lawyer minimum wage traumatic brain injury rollover car crashes employment contract bicycle dooring accidents pet bites real estate attorneys employee discrimination health insurance dispute Buffalo Grove real estate attorney Long Grove estate planning attorney food poisoning Illinois boating accident lawyer estate planning trusts dynasty trusts Illinois red light cameras digital assets privacy Arlington Heights trucking lawyer motorcycle accident Crystal Lake tax lawyer commercial leases traffic accidents PTSD employment law personal injury Arlington Heights Attorney Illinois injury lawyer Attorney Ken Apicella Illinois Human Rights Act denied insurance claim Illinois insurance claims lawyers Palatine corporate attorney trucking accidents power of attorney Des Plaines personal injury attorney brain injury Barrington boating accident attorney corporate law Illinois business lawyer Illinois Sales Representative Act Illinois elder law attorney Schaumburg estate planning lawyer overtime violations Schaumburg elder law lawyer Illinois personal injury lawyer Riverwoods estate planning lawyer Rolling Meadows personal injury lawyer Des Plaines real estate attorney Rolling Meadows boating crash lawyer Schaumburg criminal law attorney appealing an insurance claim Illinois workers compensation lawyer Crystal Lake medical malpractice law firm vacation home BAIID reckless homicide Rolling Meadows employment law attorney Detainer Actions Illinois Probate Act of 1975 comp time changes to mortgage law Illinois personal injury lawyers Deer Park personal injury lawyer Barrington criminal defense lawyer license Des Plaines personal injury lawyer Chicago attorney anesthesia errors Illinois traffic accident lawyer workers comp Des Plaines medical malpractice attorney insurance denials Buffalo Grove injury lawyer BAC Illinois construction accident attorney Mt Prospect Attorney Arlington Heights employment attorney Chicago traffic lawyer Crystal Lake personal injury lawyer Barrington civil litigation attorney Rolling Meadows corporate lawyer eluding a police officer Fourth of July in terrorem provision vacation home fines employment lawyer insurance attorney Inverness real estate attorney meal breaks Barrington real estate lawyer car crash injuries wage theft underinsured motorist Rolling Meadows insurance lawyer breathalyzer test Chicago insurance law firm fatal car accidents traffic crimes Illinois motorcycle accident lawyer Illinois estate planning attorney South Barrington real estate attorney Illinois tax attorney workplace sexual harassment products liability disability benefits Illinois medical malpractice claim capital gains tax Arlington Heights personal injury lawyer cell phone tower data Deer Park employment law attorney small business sole proprietorship compensatory time Palatine drug lawyer ACA Illinois small business subcontractor Crystal Lake employment attorney Rolling Meadows estate planning attorney llinois Real Estate Lawyers Association Illinois business law atorneys healthcare claims Palatine employment law lawyer car accident lawyers Deer Park traffic lawyer car crash Barrington injury attorney Illinois employment law attorney preventing accidents Buffalo Grove law firm Rolling Meadows personal injury attorney wills and trusts Barrington employment law attorney Kenilworth estate planning attorneys estate planning lawyer Illinois criminal defense attorney natural gas explosion power of attorney for healthcare Whistleblower Claims Home Sale Contingencies insurance dispute fiduciary rule delay ObamaCare healthcare landlord tenant law bad faith insurance claims golf accidents special needs trust civil litigation attorney Schaumburg real estate lawyer Rolling Meadows employment law attorneys senior citizens cell phone accidents revenge porn hiring employees forming a corporation in Illinois insurance adjusters Palatine Attorney Arlington Heights estate planning attorney license revocation Palatine probate lawyer Crystal Lake criminal defense attorney Illinois living will Palatine business attorney paid sick leave Rolling Meadows real estate attorney Schaumburg Attorney Buffalo Grove personal injury lawyer Palatine civil litigation lawyer Arlington Heights Traffic Lawyer FMLA federal crimes no contest clauses Chicago corporate attorney creditors Illinois trusts attorney Inverness personal injury attorney gift taxes Rolling Meadows accident lawyer life insurance claims Palatine workers compensation lawyer Schaumburg medical malpractice lawyer workers compensation benefits Illinois bicycle safety Schaumburg employment attorney TBI Palatine estate planning lawyer rent to own real estate contracts boating accidents drug crimes lawyer Barrington employment attorney real estate zoning Buffalo Grove insurance claim dispute lawyers medical malpractice, missed diagnosis, delayed diagnosis, medical mistake, Deer Creek medical malpractice lawyers Illinois speeding lawyer Kenilworth estate planning attorney fault based insurance POA loopholes Des Plaines claims law firm civil rights violation product liability Illinois civil litigation lawyer Des Plaines criminal attorney accidental death benefits Des Plaines accident attorney Illinois insurance lawyer Thanksgiving sexual images life insurance policy Illinois DUI attorney car collision Illinois medical malpractice lawyers criminal unfunded trust Rolling Meadows criminal attorney installment contracts Inverness real estate lawyer low-ball insurance settlement defective products lawyer Crystal Lake injury attorney drug possession Palatine trusts lawyer Illinois defective products attorney Affordable Care Act personal injury attorney Crystal Lake bike accident lawyer Rolling Meadows Traffic Lawyer pedestrian-automobile accident Illinois driving without license Illinois registered agent Illinois workers compensation attorney DUI digital media accounts, estate planning, Arlington Heights estate planning attorney, Illinois attorney Fair Labor Standards Act Palatine employment attorney insurance dispute attorney premises liability distracted driving accident victims sexual harassment swimming pools child safety estate planning criminal law Landlord Tenant Ordinance boating DUI Illinois insurance dispute lawyers homestead rights Illinois real estate Buffalo Grove employment lawyer probate process irrevocable trust Illinois job attorney Illinois wills and trusts Crystal Lake traffic attorney employment law, Illinois employment laws insurance claim dispute Deer Park traffic accident attorney head on collisions advance healthcare directive Policy Cancellation Crystal Lake car accident attorney murder charges contracts Palatine criminal defense lawyer Des Plaines real estate lawyer Illinois employment attorneys Inverness civil lawyer car accident Arlington Heights wills and trusts attorneys Schaumburg Super Mario IRA benefits Rolling Meadows marijuana attorney Arlington Heights traffic attorney GM ignition switches jet ski accidents personal injury, auto accident injuries, delayed injuries, serious injuries, Des Plaines personal injury attorneys medical malpractice insurance negligence Rolling Meadows insurance attorney first degree murder business litigation drugs Chicago lawyer Palatine construction attorney Schaumburg personal injury lawyers Illinois traffic attorneys Arlington Heights wills and trusts lawyer Joliet general practice lawyers Jay Andrew Crystal lake insurance dispute attorney guardianship attorney IRELA Inverness accident lawyer DUI attorney Des Plaines Traffic Lawyer Arlington Heights car crash attorneys Arlington Heights employment law attorneys taxes wrongful termination, employment law, whistleblower protections, Illinois employment laws, discrimination in the workplace trustee Crystal Lake insurance lawyer Arlington Heights wills and trusts attorney Schaumburg drug defense lawyer nursing home negligence living trust benefits insurance agents life insurance Illinois medical malpractice case FSLA Rolling Meadows traffic law firm Schaumburg corporate attorney life insurance lawyer Illinois personal injury attorney insurance claim Deer Park medical malpractice attorney Buffalo Grove corporate attorney bicycle accidents Arlington Heights TBI attorney Inverness DUI lawyer estate planning, digital assets, Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act, Illinois digital assets, Illinois estate planning, spinal cord injuries marijuana Illinois Trust Code living trust vs will murder real estate contract IRA trust transfer job lawyers social media after death estate planning attorney Legal Info Illinois car accident attorney slip and fall accidents denial of life insurance Deer Park workers compensation lawyer traffic laws Chicago estate planning lawyer Rolling Meadows litigation lawyer Illinois wills and trusts attorneys Palatine civil attorney Palatine real estate lawyer pain and suffering defective products Des Plaines pet law attorney Barrington estate planning lawyer Liquor Control Act dog bites Deer Park criminal attorney Des Plaines injury law firm Illinois probate lawyer Arlington Heights wills and trusts lawyers Crystal Lake estate planning lawyer real estate attorney jet ski agent Long Grove wills and trusts attorneys startup company Deer Park motorcycle accident lawyer Home Remodeling Repair Act Palatine insurance lawyer federal regulations for LLCs South Barrington real estate lawyer Rolling Meadows medical malpractice lawyers dealing with problem employees elder abuse Schaumburg traffic lawyer new real estate form rest breaks drunk driving traffic violations Barrington drug crime attorney Inverness corporate attorney Illinois lawyer drug crimes Palatine traffic lawyer Illinois traffic ticket lawyer foreclosed rental property Deer Park real estate law firm employment attorney Arlington Heights accident attorney Illinois insurance attorney Schaumburg estate planning attorney Mount Prospect elder law attorney employment contract, employment law, employment at-will, Deer Park employment law attorneys, contract, employees tax attorney Rolling Meadows probate lawyer Barrington personal injury attorney Illinois real estate lawyer liens real estate lawyer rumble strips digital assets, digital fiduciary, estate planning, digital content, Long Grove estate planning lawyers Long Grove estate planning insurance disputes, Illinois insurance disputes, Illinois insurance dispute attorneys, denied insurance claims, Arlington Heights insurance dispute attorneys mortgage Buffalo Grove traffic lawyers traumatic brain injuries denied insurance claims Barrington personal injury lawyer rollover accidents license reinstatement unpaid overtime foreclosure Buffalo Grove traffic attorney construction contracts Arlington Heights insurance attorney Illinois insurance disputes Chicago employment lawyer fiduciary rule Rolling Meadows Attorney Deer Park DUI lawyer traffic violations defense Illinois estate planning Barrington employment law firm BUI mass shooting Des Plaines collections attorney Class A misdemeanor college kids Buffalo Grove medical malpractice lawyers DGAA blended families spinal cord injury coronavirus Rolling Meadows tax attorney underage DUI Barrington medical malpractice lawyers Crystal Lake employment law attorney workers compensation Des Plaines insurance attorney School Visitation Rights Act uninsured motorist Schaumburg wrongful death attorney icy parking lots Illinois will lawyer Schaumburg employment law attorneys Rolling Meadows business lawyer Chicago car accident lawyer natural gas Self-Directed IRA Accounts Buffalo Grove personal injury attorney medical malpractice compensation field sobriety test gift tax exemption, estate planning, estate planning strategies, Illinois estate planning, South Barrington estate planning attorneys insurance claim delay traffic deaths Buffalo Grove probate lawyer Illinois estate planning law firm Illinois collections attorney criminal defense Family Medical Leave Act Rolling Meadows drug defense attorney Inverness probate lawyer Chicago will attorney, social media platforms, Illinois estate planning lawyer, Illinois trucking safety back injuries medical malpractice claims traffic offenses Illinois pedestrian accident attorney Illinois insurance claim dispute lawyer hands free device hit and run accident personal injury law firm home inspection lawyer Inverness injury lawyer trauma after an accident blood alcohol content Crystal Lake medical malpractice lawyer loss of consortium traffic tickets Palatine traffic accidents Barrington workers compensation attorney Employment Discrimination Law right to work Illinois medical malpractice attorney Barrington Illinois estate planning lawyer personal injury claim Arlington Heights pedestrian accidents operating agreements unauthorized overtime problem employees estate planning, death tax, succession plans, business estate plans, Barrington estate planning lawyers Rolling Meadows personal injury lawyers insurance claim dispute attorney trench injuries institutional trustee Inverness elder law lawyer wills digital information Illinois Smoke Detector Act wrongful death commercial leasing caretaker rights Palatine law firm Illinois insurance claim attorney Mount Prospect real estate lawyer investment property Palatine injury attorney income distribution deducation DMV Rolling Meadows employment attorney Des Plaines tax law firm insurance disputes landlord bike accident Arlington Heights car accident lawyer trusts financial advisors Barrington litigation attorney Deer Park accident attorney Illinois jet ski accident lawyer condo association Barrington estate planning attorney Buffalo Grove criminal defense lawyer digital evidence wrongful termination work unions criminal record IRS insurance claims caregiver severance agreements Illinois employment laws liability car crashes breach of contract Schaumburg car accident attorney probate fees Palatine personal injury lawyer probate controlled substance unpaid assessment Barrington attorney Barrington Traffic Lawyer LLCs residential real estate overtime pay Rolling Meadows traffic attorney holiday statistics crossover accidents probate lawyer Inverness estate planning lawyer Rolling Meadows insurance dispute lawyers, insurance dispute insurance denial appeals Illinois employee rights attorney. personal injury claims Illinois insurance claim dispute lawyers license suspension Long Grove real estate lawyer Illinois rollover accident lawyers Exclusions Kenilworth estate planning lawyer pay when paid contract Illinois employment law firm Illinois Transfer on Death Instrument Illinois corporate lawyer underfunded trust Schaumburg personal injury lawyer DUI penalities construction accidents clemency Des Plaines personal injury lawyers DUI defense Illinois employment law attorneys Crystal Lake car accident lawyer Illinois employment law Do Not Resuscitate independent contractor Illinois home inspection drug crime internet Crystal Lake business law attorneys deadly crashes Palatine elder law attorney Illinois workplace lawyer Arlington Heights criminal lawyer drunk driving statistics Schaumburg criminal attorney comparative negligence Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act insurance agent negligence Chicago insurance claim attorneys Rolling Meadows DUI lawyer Des Plaines drug crimes lawyer living wills Crystal Lake pet attorney Schaumburg estate attorney real estate closing Inverness insurance attorney attorney fees murder defense liability claims probate claims process Inverness traffic law firm Schaumburg injury lawyer Illinois pet lawyer Retaliatory Discharge dram shop law personal injury accidents Illinois workplace discrimination attorney car accidents Des Plaines civil attorney modern family estate planning real estate auto accidents Schaumburg construction accident lawyer pedestrian injuries, pedestrian fatality Schaumburg civil litigation attorney Palatine punch death Mount Prospect wills and trusts lawyers Crystal Lake medical malpractice attorneys Arlington Heights lawyer Des Plaines Chicago estate planning expungement Buffalo Grove car accident lawyer medical research cell phone Illinois employment lawyer Illinois law pedestrian accidents real estate leasing Crystal Lake will lawyer ken apicella suspended license speeding Rolling Meadows car accident lawyers estate tax Crystal Lake accident attorney slip and fall Illinois involuntary manslaughter estate planning for college students Palatine employment lawyer filing a medical malpractice claim employee rights driving deed transfer construction accidents, personal injury, wrongful death, Arlington Heights personal injury attorneys, workers' compensation Arlington Heights real estate lawyer Illinois wrongful termination lawyer insurance dispute, insurance dispute lawyers, insurance claim denial, insurance claim delays, Rolling Meadows insurance dispute attorneys Des Plaines DUI attorney Crystal Lake civil litigation lawyer trust payments medical marijuana CAM surgical mistakes Illinois mortgages preventable medical errors marijuana crimes attorney living trust pizza emoji owner responsibility

Archive