Reynoldsburg Mayor’s Court
DUI, Criminal & Traffic Attorney
Our attorneys regularly represent clients facing a wide range of criminal, DUI and traffic charges in Reynoldsburg, Ohio. If you have been charged with a first offense OVI, criminal misdemeanor or traffic charge in Reynoldsburg, your case may be filed in the Reynoldsburg Mayor’s Court.
WHAT IS A MAYOR’S COURT?
Mayor’s Courts are unique entities in Ohio. They are not courts of record and do not hold jury trials (unlike in municipal courts, such as the Franklin County Municipal Court). However, depending on the facts of your case, you may want to have your case heard in the mayor’s court. That is a decision you should make after consulting with your attorney.
WHAT KINDS OF CASES DOES THE REYNOLDSBURG MAYOR’S COURT HANDLE?
The Reynoldsburg Mayor’s Court hears nearly every type of criminal misdemeanor and traffic case. However, the court handles only first offense OVI cases. Examples of cases heard in the mayor’s court include:
- Disorderly Conduct
- Driving under suspension
- Drug possession / paraphernalia
- Petty theft
- Reckless driving
- Resisting arrest
I WAS CHARGED WITH AN OVI IN REYNOLDSBURG. WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?
In the video below, Attorney Riddell discusses the Reynoldsburg Mayor’s Court and what you can expect if you are facing an OVI charge in Reynoldsburg.
After that first court appearance discussed in the video above (which is called your “arraignment”), our attorneys will continue to gather information about the facts of your case, evaluate possible flaws in the prosecution’s case, and negotiate with the Reynoldsburg prosecutor for the most favorable resolution of your case given the circumstances. If negotiations fail, Attorney Doug Riddell will conduct motion hearings and a trial as necessary to ensure the best possible outcome.
I WOULD LIKE A FREE CONSULTATION. WHO SHOULD I CONTACT?
To begin the process and discuss representation for your Reynoldsburg, Ohio DUI / OVI, call or text us at (614) 361-2804. Because we know DUI charges rarely happen during 9:00-5:00 working hours, our attorneys are there to take your call after hours, on evenings, weekends, and holidays.
WHERE IS THE REYNOLDSBURG MAYOR’S COURT?
The Reynoldsburg Mayor’s Court is located at 7232 E. Main Street in Reynoldsburg, Ohio.Google+