Newark DUI Lawyer
A New Jersey DUI or refusal conviction can result in wide-ranging penalties, including fines and fees, jail time, license suspension, enrollment in a drivers education program, and an ignition interlock device on your automobile. If charged with a DUI offense, it may be the action you take before your court date that most dramatically affects the outcome of your case. With the assistance of an experienced Newark DUI lawyer, you can put yourself on equal footing in the courtroom and give yourself the best chance for a favorable outcome.
DUI in Newark, N.J.
In New Jersey, you are considered to be driving under the influence of alcohol when your blood alcohol concentration reaches a level of 0.08% or higher. However, driving under the influence is not limited to alcohol consumption. It also includes operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs or other controlled substances. In response to DUI concerns, Newark and other New Jersey cities have implemented the use of DUI/DWI checkpoints. These checkpoints are at random and consistently changing locations and designed to reduce driving under the influence within the state.
About Newark, New Jersey
Newark is one of the largest cities in New Jersey, a major business hub, and a popular destination for sporting and entertainment events. This, combined with the many major roadways running through the city makes Newark a hot spot for DUI charges. All Newark DUI cases are heard by the Newark Municipal Court located at 32 Green Street.
About The Reinartz Law Firm
The Reinartz Law Firm is a New Jersey DUI law firm with many years’ experience in DUI cases. Each case handled by the firm involves a comprehensive review of all appropriate state and police records, and retention of expert witnesses, when necessary, in order build the strongest possible defense for our clients. There are numerous issues that can be exploited by an experienced DUI defense lawyer, including probable cause for the vehicle stop, improper field sobriety testing, insufficient maintenance of the breathalyzer test, unqualified test administration, and many others. An experienced Newark DUI lawyer will be able to identify the key facts of your case, and employ a defense strategy designed to reduce or dismiss the charges.
To schedule a free consultation or speak with a Newark personal injury lawyer, call (201) 448-9838. We are conveniently located in Jersey City and New York City.