Charged with Using False Handicap Placard CVC 4462.5?

False handicap placard

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A charge for using false handicap tabs can have serious consequences.  Luckily, we have ample experience defending these charges and have gotten great results in the past.  If you have been charged with California Vehicle Code 4462.5, call now to see how we can help.

What is Using False Tabs?

The charge of Using a False Handicap Placard is defined in California Vehicle Code 4462.5.  It basically states that it is unlawful to display a handicap sticker or placard issued to someone else.  We have helped many people with this misdemeanor case.  There are many legal issues that may arise when defending this type of case.  We aggressively assert your rights to get you the best possible result.

Consequences of Using False Tabs

A Using False Tabs conviction carries serious consequences.  These include

  • Jail
  • Misdemeanor Probation
  • Fines up to $1000
  • Public Work Service
  • Permanent criminal record

Keep Your Criminal Record Clean

Truth is, most people who have traffic misdemeanors have no other criminal record.  Unfortunately, traffic misdemeanors can create a permanent criminal record even for otherwise law abiding people.  We understand this as the most important aspect of the case… to keep your record clean.  We know traffic law and can find a legal way to keep your criminal record as clean as possible.  If you have been charged with any traffic misdemeanor, call now to find out how we can help you.

Misdemeanor Cases

Successfully defending a misdemeanor case may include the following procedures:

  • Court Appearances
  • DMV “Admin Per Se” Hearing
  • DMV License Status Hearing
  • Motion Hearings on discovery and evidence admissibility/suppression
  • Prosecutor Negotiation
  • Judge or Jury Trial
  • Plea Bargaining
  • Sentencing

Some of the strategies we employ may include the following:

  • Discovery Sanctions
  • Subpoenaing Documents
  • Trial Continuances
  • Pitchess Motions
  • Witness 402 Hearings
  • and others…

Learn More…

If you are charged with a Traffic Misdemeanor or DUI, hire California’s best traffic law firm.   We can help you get a great result on your case.  To learn more about our procedures and how we can represent you, call the California Ticket King, PC at 619-708-2073 or email our attorneys at

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Hiring an attorney to defend your traffic ticket may mean the difference between a conviction and a dismissal. With high fines, DMV points and your license at stake, you need an experienced traffic law firm to handle it. Our traffic attorneys are the best in the business because:


We know the law and procedure that govern traffic law and traffic courts. We use the knowledge we've gained to get an advantage in court. Knowing the right legal maneuvers may mean the difference between a conviction and a dismissal.

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