How Does the Expungement Process Work?

1. If I am hired to take your case, I will draft the “Verified Petition for Expungement” that we will be filing with the court. 2. I will send it to you for you to review. 3. You will then … Read More

Bergen County Juvenile Expungement Granted

On October 19, 2015, my client’s juvenile expungement was granted. She was charged with 2C:35-10(A) (possession of marijuana) and 2C:36-2 (possession of paraphernalia) when she was a juvenile. She received a deferred disposition in Family Court. However, even when a … Read More

New Change to Municipal Court Rule for Motions to Suppress

The New Jersey Supreme Court adopted new changes to many of the court rules. Among these changes was an amendment to the rule governing Motions to Suppress Evidence in municipal court. The amended rule is as follows: 7:5-2. Motion to … Read More

Step Down in Penalties for Refusal Conviction with Prior DWIs

If a defendant is convicted of a second or subsequent DWI conviction 10 years after the prior conviction, he or she is entitled to a “step down” in penalties. This means that the defendant gets sentenced to lesser penalties than … Read More