DWI Lawyers in Old Bridge, New Jersey
Old Bridge Drunk Driving Defense Attorneys Help Clients Fight DWI Charges
Under New Jersey law, N.J.S.A. § 39:4-50, anyone who operates a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08% or more is guilty of driving while intoxicated. In addition, anyone who permits another to operate a motor vehicle owned by him or under his control with a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08% or more is also guilty of DWI.
In New Jersey, the penalties for driving drunk are severe. For example, a first time DWI conviction can result in a loss of driving privileges for at least 3 months and up to 1 year depending on the amount of alcohol in a person’s system. In addition, the penalty includes fines and surcharges.
DUI Cases Heard in Old Bridge Municipal Court
If you are charged with DWI in Old Bridge, your case will likely be handled in Old Bridge Municipal Court. Old Bridge Municipal Court is located at 1 Old Bridge Plaza. The Honorable Susan M. Scarola presides over the Court. The Court handles a variety of minor criminal offenses and traffic infractions. DWI charges, in particular, are common in Old Bridge Municipal Court.
The law firm of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC handles DWI/DUI cases in Old Bridge and throughout New Jersey. If you have been charged with a drunk driving offense in Old Bridge, we may be able to possibly assist you. Our criminal defense attorneys are very experienced in handling drunk driving-related matters. Casey Woodruff, Gary Grabas and Robert Rowbotham are all former County Prosecutors and have handled numerous DWI cases. Jon Bramnick is a New Jersey “Super Lawyer” with over 25 years of trial experience. On the client’s behalf, we may attempt to prove:
- There was no probable cause for the stop.
- The breathalyzer was operating improperly.
- The police officer was not properly certified to do the breathalyzer test.
- The breathalyzer machine was not certified by state police.
Free Consultations Available – Old Bridge DWI Lawyer
If you would like to schedule a free initial consultation with one of our criminal defense attorneys to discuss a DWI charge, you can reach us at (908) 322-7000. Our criminal defense lawyers are available 24 hours a day. The firm’s Scotch Plains office is located at 1827 East Second Street.