Passaic County

Were you charged with DUI (DWI) in Passaic County? A conviction in New Jersey carries harsh penalties. The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall understand this. With over 100 years of combined prosecutorial experience they will work hard with you to understand your case to beat or reduce your DUI charge. Put their knowledge to use defending you in Passaic County courts.

DUI Arrests in Passaic County

Passaic County, with its largest city Paterson as the county seat, is part of the New Your City Metro Area. The County boasts a diverse population with a diverse geography to match. Whether heading to Paterson, Clifton or New York City for nightlife and entertainment or to the more rural western part of the county for a more relaxing experience, your travels can cause you to drive under the influence. If you are charged with DUI on a major highway or a back road, you will come before the local municipal court. Choosing the right lawyer who knows the County and the law is key first step to resolving your DUI charge. Our New Jersey DWI defense attorneys represent clients for drunk driving charges throughout Passaic County, including but not limited to the following towns listed below.

A DUI in New Jersey is considered a traffic violation and tried in the local municipal court. Adults are charged under N.J.S.A 39:4-50 and minors are charged under N.J.S.A 39:4-50.14. Convictions carry penalties resulting in suspension of license, fees, fines, jail time and insurance surcharges. These penalties grow progressively based on Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) and number of prior offenses. Further charges may move the trial to the Superior Court at the county level.

Meet Our DWI Attorneys in Passaic County

The DUI defense team provides a thorough approach to understanding your DUI charges. Using their over 100 years of combined experience as county and municipal prosecutors and certified expertise in sobriety testing methods (Alcotest and SFST) they devise the best strategy to fight the DUI charges. Through strong advocacy and careful planning they have a record of reducing charges and minimizing penalties. Lawyers from the law Offices of John F. Marshall are ready to protect your rights in Passaic County. To discuss your specific situation regarding your DUI charges and get your best defense, contact the Wayne office at 73 Mountainview Blvd. (telephone: 862-203-4070) for your free consultation with a lawyer. You can also call the toll free number anytime 1-877-450-8301 or fill out the electronic contact form to schedule an appointment. Se habla español.