Experienced DUI & Criminal Attorneys Near Stockton University
South Jersey counsel serving Stockton University since 1978
A DUI or criminal drug conviction in New Jersey is a very serious matter. The fines are high, and the penalties are severe. The attorneys at Hoffman DiMuzio protect your rights and help you understand what to expect.
Hoffman DiMuzio has been providing legal services to South Jersey residents and the students of Stockton University for over 35 years and can help you or your son or daughter with things such as:
- Breath tests and breath test refusal
- Driver’s license suspensions or revocations
- Breathalyzer® and blood tests reliability
- Possession of marijuana
- Possession of narcotics or controlled dangerous substance
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
DUI laws in New Jersey
DUI charges are serious and can result in a loss of privileges that will affect your life for years. Penalties, depending on the severity of the charges, may include:
- Fines, fees and surcharges up to $1,000 per year
- License suspension or loss
- Ignition interlock device
- Jail time
- Community service
Criminal, Drug and Marijuana Charges In NJ
In New Jersey, the penalties for possession of a controlled substance (drugs) vary according to the type of drug and the amount of the drug in your possession. New Jersey’s drug possession laws are considered to be severe, and can result in:
- Jail time
- Loss of license
- Drug rehabilitation programs
- Fines ranging from $500 - $25,000
Hoffman DiMuzio works with its clients to attempt to get criminal charges dropped entirely or work towards a favorable plea bargain. The firm can also defend drug cases by working to win at trial or successfully entering an individual into an alternative sentencing program, such as Conditional Discharge or Pretrial Intervention.
Helping Stockton Students Overcome A DUI or Criminal Charges
Many people believe — incorrectly — that “failing” a Breathalyzer or a field test means they’re automatically guilty of a DUI.
A criminal defense attorney at Hoffman DiMuzio examines every piece of evidence gathered and all procedures used from the initial stop to the administration of the Breathalyzer or the collection of any blood samples, ensuring any errors or omissions made cannot be used against you.
In the case of a drug offense, we work with clients to determine the best course of action for your individual case.
DUI Attorneys & Criminal Attorneys You Can Trust
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Our dedication to exceptional, personalized service is exemplified by our standard practice:
- We meet with you regularly to keep you informed of the status of your case and plan your strategy.
- We promptly return telephone calls and respond to your inquiries.
- We ensure that you have the advice and information you need to make critical decisions about your case.
We understand the stress a difficult legal problem creates for you and your loved ones.
Representing South Jersey And Stockton University
Hoffman DiMuzio has six convenient office locations throughout Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia.
If your son or daughter attends Stockton University, you'll be happy to know that Hoffman DiMuzio has 5 offices right here in Southern New Jersey.