Piscataway DWI Lawyers
DUI Defense Attorneys Fight on Behalf of Clients Facing Drunk Driving Charges in Piscataway, NJ
The law firm of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC has experienced criminal defense lawyers who have many years of experience handling DWI offenses. Jon M. Bramnick is a Certified Trial Lawyer with over 30 years of experience. Casey Woodruff, Gary Grabas and Robert Rowbotham, II are all former prosecutors. Our criminal defense attorneys regularly represent clients charged with drunk-driving offenses and focus on aggressively defending DWI cases.
DWI Charges Heard in Piscataway Municipal Court
DWI offenses are generally handled in Piscataway Municipal Court. The court is located in the Piscataway Municipal Complex at 455 Hoes Lane. The Honorable Dennis Fackelman presides. The Court Administrator is Claudia Santos.
DWI Laws in Piscataway, New Jersey
In New Jersey, operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration (“BAC”) of 0.08% or more is considered driving while intoxicated (“DWI”). A breathalyzer test known as the alcotest will determine your BAC.
Related offenses include:
- Driving or riding with an open container
- Driving while suspended
- Driving while possessing drugs
If you are charged with driving while intoxicated (DWI)/ driving under the influence (DUI) in Piscataway, it is important to consult an experienced New Jersey criminal lawyer. The penalties for DWI/DUI are severe. For example, the first conviction for DWI could result in a loss of license for anywhere from three (3) 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 (3) years. Failure to pay the surcharge may result in: Indefinite suspension of driving privileges; and action filed in State Superior Court by MVC which may result in securing a lien against your property, garnishing your wages or other similar action. Those convicted of a repeat offense, the penalties become even more severe: a second conviction within 10 years of the first may result in a 2 year loss of license and a third conviction within 10 years of the second may result in loss of license for 10 years.
Free Consultations Available – Piscataway DWI Attorney
If you would like to schedule a free consultation to discuss a DWI offense with one of our criminal attorneys, you can call us at (908) 322-7000. We are available 24 hours a day.
Directions to Piscataway Municipal Court
FROM ROUTE 18
Proceed on Route 18, through New Brunswick, over the Raritan River. Continue on Route 18 through a series of three traffic lights. At the fourth light, turn right onto Sidney Road. Municipal Complex on the right (parking lots in the back)
FROM Rt. 287 SOUTH
Exit #9 onto River Road (County Road, #622). Just before 3rd light, take Centennial Avenue jughandle. Continue on Centennial Avenue. At 5th traffic signal, turn right onto Hoes Lane Stay in left lane. Pass 3 traffic lights. At 4th light (approx. .7 mile), turn left onto Sidney Road. Municipal Complex on the right.
FROM 287 NORTH
Exit at South Randolphville Road. Turn right at traffic light onto So. Randolphville Road. Turn left at next light onto Old New Brunswick Road (it becomes Hoes Lane). Stay in left lane. At 6th traffic light, turn left onto Sidney Road. Municipal Complex on the right.