New Jersey Criminal Defense Lawyers
If you are blamed for a crime in New Jersey, you need a New Jersey lawyer who concentrates in criminal defense law. The aftermath of a New Jersey criminal conviction are too great to trust your life and future to just any New Jersey attorney. Each criminal offense in New Jersey, whether a misdemeanor or felony, is a very serious offense. Being convicted of a crime in New Jersey could lead to a permanent arrest record that could impact the rest of your life. Lawyers NOW has qualified New Jersey criminal defense attorneys you can trust to help you through an upredictable situation.
Hiring an experienced New Jersey criminal defense attorney will ensure that your legal rights are protected and that someone is looking out for your interests in court. The New Jersey lawyers on Lawyers NOW will outline your legal options and then assemble an aggressive and effective defense on your behalf. While each case is unique in New Jersey, the main objective of the attorneys on Lawyers NOW is to get your case dismissed or reduced.
DWI/DUI in New Jersey
The criminal act of driving a motorized vehicle while impaired or drunk in New Jersey is called driving while intoxicated (DWI). Common terms for drunk driving in New Jersey include driving while intoxicated (DWI) and driving under the influence (DUI).
To be arrested for drunk driving or DWI in New Jersey a police officer only needs to suspect a motorist is impaired by alcohol or drugs to a point of not being able to operate a vehicle in a safe manner. You can be arrested for a DUI or DWI if you are in physical control of a vehicle with a blood alcohol content at or above the legal threshold of 0.08% BAC New Jersey. You can be arrested for DWI/DUI with a BAC below 0.08%.