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3 Ways Texting and Driving Can Land You in Jail

Texting and driving can lead to serious accidents. If you are convicted of texting and driving, you may have to serve time in jail. Here are three ways this can potentially happen: Explicit laws in certain states: Under the Federal law, texting and driving is illegal and comes under the category of distracted driving. In…

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A Criminal Defense Lawyer Can Help You in a Fake ID Case

Consequences of Using a Fake ID in New Jersey A fake ID is any form of identification that is forged, or altered to establish the false identity of a person. The state of New Jersey considers it unlawful to possess, display, create and/or sell a fake ID. A person caught for possessing, displaying, creating and/…

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How Often do DUI Cases go to Trial?

Not all DUI cases go to trial. Most DUI cases are resolved before going to trial. Cases that are critical go to trial or if the situation is such that there is nothing to lose, those are the cases that go to trial. What Is the Criteria to Take A DUI Case to Trial? There…

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What is Probate Litigation?

Under probate law, a probate court identifies a deceased person’s assets, decides on the payment of taxes and other expenses, and distributes the property among the legal heirs provided for in a will. Most matters handled in probate court are standard and uncontested. A legal contest that may arise after an individual’s death or mental…

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How to Find a Criminal Defense Lawyer

Being charged with a crime can lead to serious consequences. One may have to face jail time and wind up with a criminal record which can affect his/her job prospects. A criminal arrest requires the immediate assistance of a qualified criminal defense attorney to secure the best possible outcome. However, finding a good lawyer can…

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DWI Penalties in New Jersey

DWI is a punishable offense in New Jersey. If a person has a BAC (Blood alcohol concentration) of 0.08% or above, he or she can be charged with DWI. The penalties for DWI depends on the severity of the charges and ranges from suspension of license to fines, surcharges, jail time, and community service. 1st…

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Information about DUI and DWI

Generally, everyone looks forward to the summertime. Warm weather, balmy evenings and time off from work, especially at the beautiful New Jersey shore, make for lovely memories when the winter months are upon us. However, motor vehicle arrests for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol do not take a vacation. If you get…

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Driving While Intoxicated Laws in New Jersey

New Jersey has taken several steps to try and decrease the number of DWI and DUI convictions in their state. It is illegal to operate a motor vehicle in New Jersey if your blood alcohol concentration (BAC) is .08 or above. This limit is the standard measurement for an illegally impaired driver across the country.…

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