Underage Drinking Lawyers in East Brunswick, NJ
East Brunswick Juvenile Crime Attorney Helps Minor Contest Underage Drinking Charges
East Brunswick is an attractive suburban community in Middlesex County, New Jersey located approximately 30 miles south of New York City and home to just over 45,000 residents. The township offers its residents a wide array of programs, facilities, and events allowing its young people the ability to participate in many activities. East Brunswick has numerous playing fields, tennis and basketball courts, art workshops, technology classes and social clubs. Despite East Brunswick’s dedication to its youth, it is sometimes necessary for the East Brunswick Police Department to investigate underage drinking offenses and file charges against those involved.
Penalties for Underage Drinking in East Brunswick, New Jersey
In New Jersey, underage drinking is taken seriously. Anyone under the age of 21 possessing a blood alcohol level of 0.01% or more, but less than 0.08% has violated New Jersey’s underage drinking and driving laws. Under N.J.S.A. § 39:4-50.14, a licensed driver who violates this law will lose his or her license for a period of 30 days or more. An unlicensed driver who violates this law will be prohibited from obtaining a driver’s license for a period of 30 days or more from the date that person is eligible to obtain a license or the date of conviction, whichever is later. In addition, a violator must perform at least 15 days of community service and complete an alcohol education program.
Underage drinking offenses arising out of East Brunswick are generally handled in the East Brunswick Municipal Court. The court is located at 1 Civic Center Drive. The Honorable A. Todd Mayo, C.J.M.C., Christine M. Heitmann, C.J.M.C., and Paul J. Endler, Jr, A.J.M.C. preside over the court. The court administrator is Diana M Santiago, C.M.C.A.
If you or a loved one has been charged with underage drinking in East Brunswick, New Jersey, it is important to consult with a New Jersey criminal defense attorney. The law firm of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC regularly represents clients in East Brunswick Municipal Court for underage drinking. Our underage drinking lawyers have many years of experience handling such offenses. Casey Woodruff, Robert Rowbotham and Gary Grabas are former Prosecutors. Jon Bramnick is a Certified Civil Trial Lawyer with over 30 years of trial experience.
Free Consultations Available – East Brunswick Underage Drinking Attorneys
If you would like to speak with one of the firm’s criminal attorneys to discuss an underage drinking offense, you can reach us at (908) 322-7000. Our criminal defense lawyers offer free initial consultations and are available 24 hours a day.
Directions to East Brunswick Municipal Court
From NJ Turnpike heading SOUTH from New York, Elizabeth, etc.
Take EXIT 9 to Route 18 South and proceed 2.5 miles to Cranbury exit (Middlesex County Rt. 525 south). There is a Raceway gas station on the right before the exit. Proceed 5 lights to Rues Lane. Right turn onto Rues Lane. Go ¼ miles to parking lot 3 on right side.
From NJ Turnpike heading NORTH from Philadelphia, Camden, etc.
Take EXIT 8A and bear right after toll booth heading west on Route 32. At 1st light, turn right onto Middlesex County Rte. #535 north (South River-Cranbury Rd). After 7 th light, follow signs for u-turn and left turn (reverse jug-handle). Make right onto Rues Land and proceed through light ¼ mile to parking lot 3 on right.
From Route 18 heading NORTH from Asbury Park, Marlboro, etc.
Pass Burger King and Stuff Yer Face Restaurant and take jug handle at Rues Lane and cross Route 18 (Brunswick Square Mall will be on the right). Go to 3 rd light after mall. Turn left at 3 rd light onto Cranbury Road. At 1 st light make right turn onto Rues Lane again. Proceed