There are few things to explain the consistently high number of motorist arrested for DWI in Allamuchy Township New Jersey beyond the long stretch of Interstate 80 that runs through the municipality. The town has few residents (i.e. 4,323 by 2010 Census) or high traffic roadways to explain why it would rank second in Warren County for DUI. This is nonetheless the reality for over 100 suspects each year and presumably you given your reference to this article. If you were charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, for example, marijuana, we can help you. Our law firm, The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall has been defending defending DWI, DUI and breath test refusal charges for over a century combined. The lawyers on our staff possess some of the most technical training in this area of law that you can find including certification on the Alcotest breathalyzer and in field sobriety testing by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. We also happen to be former prosecutors in over 20 municipalities in the state. To speak to an attorney on our defense team, call 908-722-1011.
DWI Charge in Allamuchy NJ
All DWI violations issued in this town are heard in Allamuchy Municipal Court, 292 Alphano Road, Allamuchy, NJ 07820. Proceedings are conducted under the supervision of Judge Louis P. Mellinger. Hearings take place in two monthly court sessions that occur on the First and Third Tuesday of the month at 2:00 p.m. The Acting Court Administrator is Ann Marie Tracy with James L. Pfeiffer, Esq. serving as prosecutor. The municipal court can be reached Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at 908-852-6667. The court is obligated to impose certain mandatory minimum penalties absent your attorney presenting a bona fide argument that negates an element of the charge. There is no plea bargaining so you must either demonstrate that the offense is flawed or be subject to a license suspension of 3-12 months for a first offense, 2 years for a second offense and 10 years for a third offense. The fines and other financial consequences are likewise stiff, amounting to thousands of dollars. There is even a jail term that must be imposed in the case of repeat offenders. It is clearly in your best interests to consult a lawyer immediately if you are facing an Allamuchy DWI offense.
Allamuchy DUI Attorney
The lawyers at The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall are time tested advocates that know the most effective ways to dissect your charge. It may be that there is a defect in the motor vehicle stop, failure to follow proper protocol in securing a breath sample, or some other shortcoming that allows us to eliminate a piece of evidence that is fundamental to the prosecutor’s case or the charge altogether. The truth is that we are able to accomplish this task in more cases than you probably anticipate. To learn what we can do for you in a free consultation, contact an attorney at the firm. We can be reached any time of day or night at 908-722-1011.