Driving a vehicle with an open container of alcohol is a serious offense which is usually associated with other traffic offenses. It is important to retain competent legal counsel to defend every aspect of this case.
Defendant accused of driving while suspended based on DWI, reckless driving, unsafe lane change and careless driving (speed of over 150 mph); Result: license suspension of one year and one day, minimum fines, dismissal of reckless driving and ten (10) days of SLAP. (in lieu of incarceration).
Defendant accused of possession of CDS and paraphernalia; Result: on motion, dismissal with no court costs.
Defendant accused of DWI, careless driving, speeding, DWI school zone and refusal. Result: Defendant pled guilty to DWI and careless driving. Dismissal of refusal, minimum fines and penalties.
Defendant accused of underage possession of alcohol, unsafe driving and failure to exhibit documents; Result: Defendant pled guilty for failure to exhibit documents and ordinance violation.
Plaintiff was seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident requiring multiple neck, back and shoulder surgeries; Results: Partial summary judgment on liability was granted. Case settled prior to trial for $937,500.00.
Defendant charged with shoplifting and a disorderly persons offense; Results: Dismissed with prejudice, no fines and penalties.
Defendant accused of driving while suspended third offense; Result: Defendant pled guilty to the Parking Adjudication Act (39:3-40(i)).
Defendant accused of Driving While Suspended Second offense (N.J.S. 39:3-40) and driving unregistered vehicle; Result: Guilty plea to expired license with minimal fine only.
Defendant accused of keeping to the right and failure to exhibit documents; Result: Defendant pled guilty to obstructing traffic.
Defendant accused of speeding and third DWI. Third DWI within 10 years of the second; Result: Defendant sentenced to 180 days in county jail; Result: On Appeal to Superior Court for PCR application under Laurick the Law Division Judge granted the PCR relief with only a 90 day jail sentence, no additional fines or penalties.