Two major interstate highways, Route 287 and 78, run through Bernards and are patrolled by the New Jersey State Police. Local roadways like Spring Valley Boulevard, Route 202, North Maple Avenue, and Valley Road fall under the jurisdiction of the Bernards Police Department. The combination of these two authorities result in approximately 50 being charged with DWI in Bernards each year. If you or a friend had the mishap of being arrested by either entity, it is imperative that you consult with an experienced DWI lawyer about your offense as soon as possible. At The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, our lawyers have experience on both sides of a DUI case, as defense attorneys as well as former prosecutors. Tremendous insight can be gained by having the benefit of being able to put on a prosecutor’s hat and look at the matter as a prosecutor would, not to mention be accustomed to dealing with police officers. It also helps significantly that our lawyers have some of the most in depth training that is available. To discuss the facts of your case with a member of our team in a free consultation, call us at (908) 722-1011.
DWI Charge in Bernards New Jersey
Bernards is a Township in Somerset County, New Jersey and has a population of 26,857. It sits near the junction of Routes 287 and 78 and as such gets plenty of pass through traffic. While once home to the Lenape Indians, Bernards Township is now home to several major corporations and well known public figures. Bernards Township also has several known, but unincorporated communities such as Basking Ridge, Liberty Corner, Green Knoll, Somerset Mills and White Bridge. No matter which portion of town your DWI arrest occurs in, you will have to appear at the Bernards Municipal Court to answer to your charges. Bernards Municipal Court is located at 1 Collier Lane, Basking Ridge, New Jersey 07920. The Bernards Township Municipal Judge is the Honorable Donald P. Bogosian, J.M.C. The Municipal Prosecutor is Stephen O. Davis, Esq. Court sessions are held on Tuesday Mornings at 9:00 a.m. It is strongly recommended that you consult with and hire an attorney before your court date so that you can be prepared when appearing before the Court.
Bernards DWI Lawyer
The State of New Jersey and Bernards Township prosecute DWI offenses to the maximum amount under the law. For that reason, a consultation with an experienced DWI defense attorney is important. All facts of a DUI arrest, even ones that you may think are completely irrelevant, are necessary to get a complete picture and allow a DWI defense attorney to begin to prepare a defense. Sometimes, the difference between a conviction and a dismissal is a micro detail that seems unimportant to the untrained eye. The lawyers at the Law Offices of The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall know what to look for on DWI cases. Our attorneys have also proven that we know what it takes to be victorious by having charges downgraded or even dismissed. We will review every angle and element of the State’s evidence against you and explore every possible defense to help win your case. The consequences of a DWI conviction in Bernardsare to serious to not pick up the phone for a free consultation. Call the Law Offices of The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall to set up that initial consultation. Our Bridgewater Office can be reached 24 hours a day at (908) 722-1011.