West Caldwell Drunk Driving Lawyer
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In New Jersey, drunk driving is not tolerated. A person found to be operating a motor vehicle with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) level of 0.08% or above is 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 West Caldwell New Jersey will most likely have to appear in West Caldwell Municipal Court. West Caldwell Municipal Court is located at 30 Clinton Road. The Honorable Bridget A. Stecher presides over the court.
If you have been charged with DWI in West Caldwell, 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 West Caldwell, 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 Bramnick is a Certified Civil Trial Lawyer with over 30 years of experience.
In addition, our criminal defense lawyers are experienced in representing minors with DWI. In accordance to state law, a person under the age of 21 is not permitted to consume alcohol. Therefore, a BAC of .01% or above constitutes DWI. State law enforces heavy penalties for minors who drive under the influence of alcohol, including but not limited to; temporary license suspension, community service, and the completion of a driver education program.
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.