Driving & Traffic Law
If you’ve been charged with driving under the influence, then you’re probably wondering how to face the future. The penalties can be harsh, and you may lose your license or your liberty. Even after you have paid your fines the consequences continue into the future. Your employment might be compromised by lack of a license and by mandatory court dates, jail time and community service. A felony or misdemeanor charge may haunt you when future employers or landlords do background checks. And then there’s the loss of reputation if word gets out.
A New Jersey DUI lawyer by your side can make all the difference
If you’ve been arrested, it’s critical that you get good legal advice right away so that you know your rights and options. It could make all the difference between a conviction and an acquittal.
Fighting a DUI charge is complex. An experienced New Jersey DUI lawyer will thoroughly investigate your case and determine how to get the best result for you. There are many possible defenses, for example:
In some cases we may be work for a plea to a lesser charge. In other cases we will need to fight vigorously in court.
Hiring an experienced New Jersey DUI lawyer may help you to get your license back, avoid a conviction on your record and avoid jail time.
What are the likely penalties?
It depends on your prior record and the circumstances of your case. If you engage our services an experienced DUI lawyer will assess your case and let you know the extent of the trouble you are facing.