East Orange DWI Lawyer
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In New Jersey, driving while intoxicated is a serious infraction. Those found to be operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) level of 0.08% or above are guilty of DWI in New Jersey. However, DWI also includes circumstances where a person is found to be operating a vehicle under the influence of drugs. For example, if a police officer observes a person driving erratically and, after stopping the vehicle, believes the driver to be under the influence of drugs, the driver may be charged with DWI.
Those charged with DWI/DUI in East Orange, New Jersey will most likely have to appear in East Orange Municipal Court. East Orange Municipal Court is located at 221 Freeway Drive East. The Honorable John H. Watson, Jr. presides over the court.
Those convicted of DWI in East Orange, New Jersey face harsh penalties, including fines, imprisonment, and license suspension. In addition, a court may issue an interlock device to be installed in the offender’s motor vehicle. With the issuance of the device that insures the driver’s BAC is at legal limit, the driver is prohibited from using any other motor vehicle.
If you have been charged with DWI in East Orange, it is important to consult with a New Jersey lawyer. The law firm of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC regularly represents clients charged with DWI in East Orange, New Jersey and throughout Essex County. Our criminal defense attorneys have many years of experience handling DWI cases. Casey Woodruff is a former Union County Prosecutor who has argued before the New Jersey Supreme Court. Gary Grabas was a Prosecutor in Morris County and Middlesex County. Jon M. Bramnick is a Certified Civil Trial Lawyer with over 30 years of experience.
The firm’s Essex County office is located in downtown Newark. To schedule a free consultation with one of our criminal defense attorneys, call 908.322.7000. We are available 24 hours a day.