NJ License Suspension Attorney Blog

Below, you will find an archive of blog posts written by New Jersey License Suspension attorneys to help explain some of the complex issues surrounding NJ MVC Suspensions such as Fault in a Fatal Accident suspensions and probationary driver violations. Feel free to browse our blog articles, and call us if you would like to speak with a license suspension lawyer for a free consultation. We can be reached 24/7 at 1 (877) 450-8301

Marijuana Possession Charges Dismissed in Union County

Marijuana Possession in a Motor Vehicle Charges NJ In New Jersey, Possession of Marijuana is likely the most commonly charged crime. Moreover, said possession often occurs in motor vehicles while motorists are either driving or parked. If you or someone you know have been stopped and arrested for Marijuana Possession, under N.J.S.A. 2C:35-10a(4), CDS in […]

Marijuana Possession and Paraphernalia Possession Charges Dismissed in New Jersey

Possession of Marijuana and Paraphernalia, N.J.S.A. 2C:35-10(a)(4) Possessing any amount, no matter how small, of marijuana is a criminal offense here in New Jersey. The penalties for such an offense ranges anywhere from jail to fines to license suspension. Moreover, a conviction for marijuana possession, under N.J.S.A. 2C:35-10(a)(4) will permanently leave you with a criminal […]

New Jersey Client Charged With Marijuana Possession Has Charges Dismissed

New Jersey Marijuana Possession Attorney Marijuana Possession is probably the most common of all criminal charges in New Jersey. Whether the person charged is 18 or 65, the charges remain the same. By that, I mean that the charges carry a criminal record, possible incarceration, suspension of your driving privileges, fines and/or probation. For young […]

DWI Dismissed For Constitutional Violation

Monmouth County DWI Attorney Driving While Intoxicated, also referred to as Driving Under the Influence, in violation of N.J.S.A. 39:4-50, is the most serious traffic violation in the State of New Jersey. As many are aware, these charges carry a mandatory loss of your driving privileges, thousands of dollars in fines and surcharges, possible implementation of an […]

Man Charged With Unlicensed Driver N.J.S.A. 39:3-10 Arrested

Man Drove Without License to Post Bail in Unlicensed Driving Case In a string of bad luck, a Odensburg man was pulled over and arrested for being an Unlicensed Driver, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 39:3-10, in Riverdale, New Jersey. It just so happened that the individual, Michael Calvo-Comacho, who was driving without a license, had just paid a […]

License Suspension for Fault in Fatal Accident

License Suspension for Fault in a Fatal Accident Attorney If in the unfortunate, you have been involved in a serious motor vehicle accident, you may also have received notice from New Jersey Motor Vehicles that your license would be suspended for a prolonged period of time, if not indefinitely. Aside from any personal or physical […]

State v. Moran, and Why Your License Can Be Suspended for a Speeding Ticket

Most New Jersey drivers are aware that Reckless Driving, or very high-speed Speeding Tickets come with substantial penalties in terms of points and fines. What a lot of drivers fail to realize is that a judge has the power to suspend your license without any involvement by the NJ Motor Vehicle Commission, due to case precedent, […]

Out-of-State DWI Suspensions and NJ License Holders – FAQs

We often field questions from prospective clients regarding how an out-of-state DWI can affect a person’s New Jersey license and privilege to drive. Below are some of the most common questions and answers. Contact a NJ License Suspension Attorney at the Law Offices of Jonathan Marshall to find out more about how we can help […]

Increased NJ Cell Phone Ticket Penalties FAQs (July 2014)

As of July 1, 2014, the fines and penalties of cell phone tickets in New Jersey increased significantly to include larger monetary penalties as well as a potential 90-day suspension for third or subsequent offenses. Third or subsequent offenses will also carry a three (3) point assessment to a NJ driver’s license. Below are some […]

Restoring A New York License Due to NJ IDRC Non-Compliance

Driving While Suspended for IDRC Non-Compliance? This short blog post will assist those individuals who hold a New York License, but have previously pled guilty in a New Jersey court for DWI. The NJ MVC and New Jersey’s IDRC work hand-in-hand to ensure that all drivers convicted of a DWI under N.J.S.A. 39:4-50 complete a certain […]

First NJ Driving Without Insurance Ticket May Be Resolved Without License Suspension

First-Offense NJ ‘Driving Without Insurance’ Tickets Allow Argument To Withhold Suspension of License in 2014 If you are charged with an Uninsured Motorist violation under N.J.S.A. 39:6B-2 (commonly referred to as “Driving Without Insurance”), you currently face up to a one-year license suspension that may be imposed by the Judge. However, a new option for first-time […]

Penalties for Third or Subsequent ‘Driving While Suspended’ in NJ

Driving While Suspended is a ticket that very often snowballs into multiple offenses. Very often, one offense turns into a second or third Driving While Suspended, since each offense would carry an additional suspension period. But what drivers need to be aware of is that the penalties can escalate to include mandatory jail time on a […]

Suspensions for Fault in a Fatal Accident Explained

A Motor Vehicle Commission suspension for fault in a fatal accident is by far the most serious type of license suspensions that can be issued. Aside from the obvious grief one undoubtedly feels after surviving a fatal accident, being assigned the fault in a fatal accident can lead to an immediate license suspension — and […]