DWI Attorney in Holmdel, NJ
Holmdel Drunk Driving Lawyers Help Clients Fight DWI/DUI Charges
The attorneys at Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC regularly represent clients charged with DWI and other drunk driving related offenses. Attorneys Casey Woodruff, Gary Grabas, and Robert Rowbotham II are all former prosecutors. Jon Bramnick is a Certified Civil Trial Lawyer with over 30 years of trial experience.
Holmdel Township is a rural suburban community located in Central New Jersey near exit 114 of the Garden State Parkway. Due to Holmdel’s location along the Garden State Parkway, Holmdel Municipal Court regularly handles driving under the influence cases. The Holmdel Municipal Court is located at 4 Crawford’s Corner. The Honorable Mary E. Casey presides over the Court.
Breath Test Refusal Charges in Holmdel, New Jersey
Driving a motor vehicle or a boat with a blood alcohol concentration (“BAC”) of 0.08% or more is considered driving while intoxicated (DWI). A simple Breathalyzer test will determine your BAC. Related offenses include:
- Driving or riding with an open container
- Driving while suspended
- Driving while possessing drugs
- Reckless driving
- Failure to maintain lane
Holmdel DWI/DUI Charges and Penalties
The consequences of DWI/DUI conviction in the state of New Jersey are severe. For example, the first conviction for DWI could result in a loss of license for anywhere from three months to a year. Those found guilty of DWI also face a fine of up to $500 as well as possible imprisonment. Furthermore, New Jersey assesses a surcharge of $1,000 per year for three years.
Failure to pay the surcharge may result in: an indefinite suspension of driving privileges; an action filed in Superior Court by MVC which may result in securing a lien against your property, garnishing your wages or other similar action. If one is convicted of a repeated offense, the penalties become even more severe. In addition to enhanced fines and terms of imprisonment, a subsequent conviction may result in a 2 year loss of license, while a third conviction may result in loss of license for 10 years.
Free Consultations Available – Holmdel DWI Lawyers
If you have been charged with a DWI in Holmdel, we may be able to assist you. Our criminal defense attorneys handle DWI cases in Holmdel and throughout New Jersey. You can reach us 24 hours a day at (908) 322-7000. The initial consultation is free.