• Can You Challenge the Accuracy of a Radar Gun in Maryland?

    There’s nothing quite as intimidating as seeing police lights in your rearview mirror. If you get pulled over for allegedly speeding, you may come away from an encounter with the cops facing a speeding ticket. While you can challenge these tickets in court, it can be difficult to know what arguments you can make in […]

  • Lesser Known Ways a DUI Conviction Could Impact Your Life

    DUI convictions have a long-lasting impact on your relationship with your friends, loved ones, and career. The ways these criminal charges can change your life vary, however, from person to person. While the greatest of the impacts—financial strain, for example, and loss of opportunities for work—are well-known, there are subtler ways an unchallenged conviction can […]

  • 5 Ways to Put Your Child’s Safety First During Baby Safety Month

    Whether you are a first-time parent or have just added another member to your growing family, keeping your baby safe is of the utmost importance when it comes to your priorities. As a parent, your baby becomes your world as you do everything in your power to keep them from harm. While no parent is […]

  • Everything You Need to Know About DUI Checkpoints in Maryland

    If you are out for a drive in Maryland and come across a DUI checkpoint, it is important that you are prepared. The Law Office of Hillel Traub is a Maryland traffic violations law firm with experience helping clients who have been stopped at a DUI checkpoint. While there are many procedures that law enforcement […]

  • What to Do if You Get Pulled Over With Marijuana in Your Vehicle

    As more and more states follow the trend of legalizing certain usage of marijuana, it may be easy to forget that the drug is not legal in Maryland. While you may be able to drive a few states over and purchase marijuana at a local grocery store, being caught with this drug within the state […]

  • Could an Unpaid Traffic Ticket Lead to Jail Time in Maryland?

    There is nothing that will ruin a nice drive quicker than seeing the flashing red and blue lights in your rearview that signal that you are about to be issued a traffic ticket. If you have been issued a ticket, then you know that it can be costly to pay it off and there is […]

  • Can Maryland Police Search Your Vehicle if They Smell Marijuana?

    Few things are as anxiety-inducing as being stopped by a police officer and having your vehicle searched. While most people know their rights when it comes to unlawful searching by the police, the rules can change when the police suspect illegal activity, such as using alcohol or marijuana. Still, as marijuana has been decriminalized in […]

  • Joyriding in Maryland: What Is It and How Could You Be Penalized?

    Being behind the wheel of your car with a group of friends can be an exciting and memorable experience. But where is the line between having a good time and breaking the law? In Maryland, there are laws on the books that govern what is commonly known as “joyriding.” When faced with a joyriding charge, […]

  • How Is Negligent Driving Defined in Maryland?

    In the state of Maryland, negligent driving is one of the most commonly cited offenses.  It should come as no surprise that being negligent while behind the wheel of a car is very dangerous, leading to thousands of accidents per year.  In fact, data from the Maryland Department of Transportation shows that there were 95,562 […]

  • Who Is Responsible for an Electric Scooter Accident in Maryland?

    In recent years, the popularity of electric scooters has seen a dramatic increase, especially in bigger cities. As fuel prices and other commuting related costs have increased, electric scooters have provided a more cost-effective alternative for getting around. Also, with recent court decisions being made, whether the scooter is street legal is also an issue. […]