New Jersey DWI Lawyers

  • Over 100 Year of Combined Experience
  • Standard Field Sobriety Test Instructor Certification
  • Former New Jersey DWI Prosecutors
  • Certified on Operation of Draeger Alcotest

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New Jersey DWI Attorneys

As far as legal troubles go, a DWI might not seem serious at first. After all, it’s considered a traffic offense, not a crime, in New Jersey. But if you’re charged with DWI, you may actually be facing the most significant legal problem of your life. The penalties of a DWI conviction can be harsh and long-lasting.

At The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, you will find a team of experienced lawyers who understand New Jersey DUI law and are dedicated to helping people throughout New Jersey to fight back against the significant penalties that accompany a conviction for drunk driving.

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New Jersey DWI Penalties

1st Offense 2nd Offense 3rd Offense
Jail Time Up to 30 days Up to 90 days Up to 180 days
Fines and Penalties $250 to $500 $500 to $1000 $1000
License Suspension 3 month to 1 year 2 years 10 years
Interlock Required 6 – 12 months 1 – 3 years 1 – 3 years

Loopback Period: 10 years (Period of time that prior DUI/DWIs are relevant for
sentencing. Also known as a “washout period)

All drunk driving arrests carry the following penalties:

  • $100 Surcharge for the drunk driving enforcement fund.
  • $100 Motor Vehicle Restoration fee.
  • $100 Violent Chimes Compensation fee.
  • $100 Intoxicated Driver Program fee.
  • $100 State and Municipality fee.

Are You Serious About Defending Against DWI?

Many people charged with DWI believe their case cannot be beaten. Or, they believe that simply any attorney can get the job done for them.

At The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, we believe that any DWI cases can be beaten — with guidance and representation from the right attorneys. We are New Jersey DWI attorneys with the skill and experience needed to effectively defend your rights. If you’re serious about your DWI case, we’re serious about you.

We Have the Experience and Credentials to Help You

Our clients are often law-abiding citizens who are now facing the most significant legal problem of their lives. A DWI conviction can result in the loss of a driver’s license, hefty fines, jail time and other serious penalties. We understand the impact these consequences can have on your life, and we have the resources and experience to explore and pursue all viable defenses to your case.

In fact, we believe we are the largest and most highly trained DWI team in the state of New Jersey:

  • Approximately fifty attorneys in New Jersey are certified to maintain and operate breath test machines. Four of those lawyers are at our law firm.
  • Approximately ten attorneys in the state are certified in field sobriety testing and two of these individuals are at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall.
  • Three lawyers at our firm are certified to instruct others to administer field sobriety tests.
  • We are one of a handful of law firms in the state has the actual machine that New Jersey law officers use to administer breath tests to people suspected of DWI.

With attorneys who are former prosecutors in 25 New Jersey municipalities and several counties, we know the law. We know how police gather evidence for DWI, because we have the same training that they do on DWI testing. We know that you are counting on us. When you need lawyers who are ready to challenge your case, we are here for you.

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With nine locations in New Jersey, we have an office near you, with lawyers who are familiar with your court system.

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