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Jersey City DWI Attorney

If you have been charged with Driving Under the Influence in Jersey City, New Jersey, the lawyers at The Reinartz Law firm are prepared to defend your rights and fight to achieve a favorable outcome for you. We know that receiving a DUI charge can be complicated and frightening experience, and a conviction can result in serious consequences, including fines, surcharges, suspension or loss of your drivers license, an ignition interlock device, community service, and even jail time. Our defense lawyers have the knowledge and experience necessary to defend you in the Jersey City and Hudson County Municipal Courts and will vigorously work towards the best possible resolution of the charges.

Drunk Driving in Jersey City, N.J.

Jersey City DUI  cases are handled by the Jersey City Municipal Court.  Pre-trial plea bargaining in these cases is strictly regulated and requires a working knowledge of the key factors on which the state’s case against you will turn. To pull you over for suspected drunk driving, a New Jersey police officer must have probable cause to believe that you are driving under the influence. Once you have been stopped, the officer may require you to take field sobriety tests and submit to a breathalyzer test to check your blood alcohol content. A BAC of 0.08 percent is sufficient for a DWI charge in New Jersey.  An experienced Jersey City DWI lawyer can hold the state to its obligation to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you were driving under the influence, and exhaust all appropriate defense options available to your under the law.

About Jersey City, New Jersey

With a population of close to a quarter of a million residents, Jersey City is the second most populated city in the State of New Jersey. It serves as the seat of Hudson County, and home of the Hudson County Superior and Municipal Courts. Jersey City typically has the most annual DUI / DWI arrests in Hudson County. This is largely due to its size, close proximity to Manhattan, and the many major roadways that run through it including I-78, NJ State Highways 7, 139 and 440, the New Jersey Turnpike and Routes 1 and 9. The city also boasts a popular nightlife with various bars and nightclubs that attract both residents and those living nearby, all of which contributing to local DUI/DWI arrests.

About The Reinartz Law Firm

If you are arrested on drunk driving charges in Jersey City, retaining an experienced DUI lawyer is a smart option. New Jersey DUI / DWI laws are extremely difficult to defend against without an attorney. Richard Reinartz, Esq. is  knowledgeable regarding these laws and the defense strategies that can give you a chance for a favorable outcome. The Firm won’t charge you an hourly rate for your defense that multiplies and grows into an insurmountable debt. Instead, in most DUI/DWI cases, we charge a flat rate for services. This way you know exactly what you will be required to pay for representation for the entire case, through trial if necessary. In fact, retaining an experienced Jersey City Drunk Driving lawyer can actually save you money that you might otherwise pay in fines, expenses associated with the loss of driving privileges, and missing time from work due to incarceration had you not retained a lawyer to represent your interests.

Contact Us

To receive individual, personalized legal representation in your case, contact our Jersey City Criminal Defense team.  We will assess the facts of your case and provide a personalized case assessment and report, free of charge. Schedule a free consultation by calling (201) 448-9838.

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