Underage DWI Suspect Has Close Call in Wall NJ

A 19 year old Toms River man narrowly avoided a disaster this weekend. He lost control of his vehicle on Route 34 in Wall, crossed the median, entered a gas station and collided with a gas pump. His SUV sustained considerable damage which prevented the suspect from escaping the scene. He has been charged with DWI, Underage DWI, and Leaving the Scene of an Accident. His case is scheduled to be Continue Reading...

Underage Possession of Alcohol Charges

My firm represents a number of clients charged with underage possession of alcohol in Ocean Township Municipal Court (Monmouth University students), Belmar Municipal Court, Seaside Heights Municipal Court, and Manasquan Municipal Court. These charges can have a significant impact on a young person's future because, if convicted of a violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:33-15, this is a disorderly persons Continue Reading...

Underage Drinking Crackdowns Continue in Ocean NJ

We have been representing underage drinkers, mostly Monmouth University and Rutgers students, in New Brunswick, Ocean Township, West Long Branch, and Deal Municipal Courts for many years now. The associated charges usually involve underage drinking and, in some instances, providing alcohol to individuals under the legal drinking age. The typical scenario for police involvement is a noise Continue Reading...

Underage Drinking Charges in New Jersey: N.J.S. 2C:33-15

The summer is here. School is out. You have so much free time! Graduation parties to attend every weekend. Barbecues all summer long. Liquor is everywhere, you aren’t 21 yet but it is so tempting, everyone else is doing it. You have a few beers, a few cocktails, the party is over and you feel okay to drive. Just a mile before you get home you are stopped by a police officer. He makes you recite Continue Reading...