Nonimmigrant Visitor Ordered Held Without Bond for DUI Convictions

On February 2, 2018, the Board of Immigration Appeals decided the Matter of Egidijus Siniauskas, 27 I&N Dec. 201 (BIA 2018). In this case, it was ordered that an alien should be detained without bond because of prior DUI convictions. … Read More

Is A Disorderly Persons Offense A Crime In New Jersey?

The short answer is “yes.” Disorderly persons offenses fall under the 2C Code of Criminal Justice and a conviction would appear on your background check. Offenses in New Jersey that are considered felonies in other states are referred to as … Read More

Edgewater NJ Municipal Court Child Endangerment Arraignment

Tonight I will be appearing in the Edgewater Municipal Court. My client is being arraigned on Child Endangerment charges. The case will then be reviewed by the County Prosecutor and a new court date will be scheduled.

Should I Speak To The Police Without A Lawyer Present?

In my experience, I cannot think of an example of when it is a good idea to talk to the police without a lawyer. Clients have approached me in the past because they have received a phone call from the … Read More