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A drunk driving offense is a very serious matter, often carrying harsh penalties that include fines, license suspension, surcharges, and jail time. Even a DWI/DUI (Driving While Intoxicated/Driving Under the Influence) first offense can impact your job or personal relationships.
Because New Jersey DWI/DUI laws are complex and changing, it is vital to have experienced Atlantic County DWI/DUI attorneys and Atlantic City DWI/DUI attorneys representing your interests. When you are accused of DWI/DUI, the lawyers at Helmer, Conley and Kasselman, PA can help you and prepare an effective defense.
Pay the best possible attention to all that happens during your DWI/DUI stop and be sure to share your recollections with your attorney. Any detail may be important to your DWI/DUI attorney's investigation and to your defense.
Penalties depend on whether the DWI/DUI offender has committed the first, second, third, or subsequent DWI/DUI offense as well as on the level of blood alcohol concentration. This can also affect the length of time for which the offender may lose his or her license.
For example, a first offense in New Jersey, including an Atlantic County DWI/DUI first offense, might result in the following:
With a New Jersey DWI/DUI second offense, including an Atlantic County DWI/DUI second offense or Atlantic City DWI/DUI second offense, penalties increase:
With offices in Camden County and Atlantic County, the law firm of Helmer, Conley and Kasselman, PA knows New Jersey motor vehicle and DWI/DUI laws and fights hard for you. Contact us for the skilled legal representation you need. If convicted of DWI charges in any area in New Jersey, you could face license suspension, substantial fines, points on your license, insurance company surcharges and possibly jail time. Our DWI/DUI lawyers work hard to fight for your driving privileges.
Don’t let your rights be jeopardized.