New DWI Penalties Effective December 1, 2019

On December 1, 2019, new penalties for drunk driving go into effect in New Jersey. This new law changes many of the license suspension and the ignition interlock device penalties. Most importantly, a first-time offender faces a different length of … Read More

South Orange Municipal Court Civil Reservation Granted

On February 8, 2016, I appeared in the South Orange Municipal Court. My client was charged with failure to yield (39:4-90) and failure to observe traffic signals (39:4-81) as a result of an accident. I was able to negotiate a … Read More

Governor Signs Domestic Violence Crackdown Law

On August 10, 2015, Governor Christie signed a new law regarding those faced with domestic violence charges in New Jersey. The new law requires a defendant to plead guilty before entering a pretrial program. Previously, a guilty plea was not … Read More