DWLS // Driving With Suspended License



Bellevue-Seattle Area DWLS (Driving with Suspended License) Attorneys - RCW 46.20.342


Tsiprin Law Group are your Bellevue-Seattle area DWLS (Driving with Suspended License) attorneys. We focus on representing individuals charged with DWLS.


Tsiprin Law Group knows that being charged with a DWLS in violation of RCW 46.20.342 is a very stressful and serious event, often directly affecting both your personal and work life. We will assist you in every step of the criminal process and will aggressively represent your legal rights.  Tsiprin Law Group will provide you with energetic, knowledgeable and experienced representation. We can help you and will apply the law to your benefit!  We know the local courts and we will FIGHT FOR YOU!


DWLS (Driving with Suspended License) in violation of RCW 46.20.342

            First Degree is a Gross Misdemeanor- the maximum penalty is up to one year in jail, and a $5,000.00 fine.  There is a mandatory jail sentence of 10 days if you are convicted on a first offense, 90 days for a second offense, and 180 days for a third offense. Additionally, the Washington Department of Licensing can suspend your driving privileges for one year. If you are not a United States Citizen you could also be subject to Deportation.


            2nd Degree is a Gross Misdemeanor- the maximum penalty is

up to one year in jail, and a $5,000.00 fine.  Additionally, the Washington

Department of Licensing can suspend your driving privileges for one year.

If you are not a United States Citizen you could also be subject to



            3rd Degree is a Misdemeanor- the maximum penalty is up to 90

days in jail and a $1,000.00 fine. 


If you have received a citation, please call us immediately. Tsiprin Law

Group attorneys are available 24 hours/ 7 days a week, and we always return phone calls in a timely manner. We will give you the personal attention you need. 


As a client of Tsiprin Law Group, you will work directly with an attorney. We offer convenient weekend and evening appointments to accommodate your busy schedule, and take pride in giving each client individual attention.


Tsiprin Law Group are the DWLS attorneys you can trust with the experience and integrity you expect. We will provide you the results you need.   




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Pierce County- Fife - Gig Harbor - Lakewood - Puyallup - Tacoma and other locations.

Skagit County- Anacortes - Burlington - Mt. Vernon and other locations.

Whatcom County- Bellingham - Blaine and other locations.

Kitsap County- Bremerton - Port Orchard - Poulsbo - Silverdale and other locations.

Thurston County- Lacey- Olympia - Tumwater - Yelm and other locations.

We work in many additional Washington Courts.  Please inquire for more information.

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