Little Egg Harbor Defense Attorney
Have you or your loved one been arrested or charged with Driving While Intoxicated, Marijuana Possession, Simple Assault, or Driving While Suspended in Little Egg Harbor Township? McGuckin Law can help. We are a local law firm and dedicate 100% of our practice to assisting people like you facing Municipal or Superior Court charges such as Refusal, Aggravated Assault, Heroin Possession and Domestic Violence. For more information on how we can help you beat or reduce your charges feel free to browse our website or call 732.924.4200 today to for a free consultation.
Little Egg Harbor Marijuana Possession Lawyers
Little Egg Harbor Police Department actively patrols for drug crimes and Little Egg Harbor Muncicipal Court processes its fair share drug-related offenses. Drug crimes carry serious penalties. Depending upon the type of drug and amount found at the time of arrest, you could be facing jail time, steep fines, community service, and loss of license.
You are probably aware of the “Heroin Epidemic” that has impacted the entire State of New Jersey has hit Ocean County particularly hard. Not only will we work very hard to beat your case, but we will also provide addiction recovery resources by request. It is our experience that individuals facing drug charges can achieve better legal results by proactively entering addiction treatment programs prior to the adjudication of their cases
McGuckin Law has handled a wide array of drug cases in Little Egg Harbor and throughout Ocean County including:
- Marijuana Possession
- Heroin Possession
- Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute
- CDS in a Motor Vehicle
- Possession of CDS in a School Zone
- Prescription Drugs including Oxycontin
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
For more information on your drug charges and how we can help you, feel free to visit the Ocean County Drug Crime Resource Center or call 732.924.4200 today for a free consultation.
Little Egg Harbor Simple Assault Attorney
As a criminal defense firm, McGuckin Law handles all manner of criminal charges resulting from Little Egg Harbor arrests. Whether you or your loved one is facing charges in Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court or Ocean County Superior Court in Toms River, our goal is to gain a full understanding of the facts of the case and then work to have the charges dismissed or reduced. Simultaneously we will work with the prosecution to explore your admittance into a diversionary program.
Whether you are facing Aggravated Assault, Harassment, Domestic Violence, Shoplifting, Theft of Person, Burglary, Robbery, or a Weapons Offense, McGuckin Law has been there is ready to help you. Your criminal charge will be heard in Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court or Ocean County Superior Court, depending upon the severity of the offense, prior offenses, and other factors.
If you are facing a Disorderly Persons offense, the consequences can include up to six months in jail, fines, community service, and a permanent criminal record. If you are looking at an Indictable Offense in the First, Second, Third, or Fourth Degree, the penalties are increases to include mandatory jail time, probation, and fines.
Depending on the facts of your case, there are a few ways that we will defend your case. First, we will look at the facts of your case and determine if there are any issues that we can attack by way of motion or trial.
Second, we will work with the prosecutor to determine your eligibility into a diversionary program such as Pre-Trial Intervention, Conditional Dismissal, Mental Health Diversionary Program, or Veteran Diversionary Program.
Finally, we will hold the prosecution procedurally accountable. This means that we will request ALL discovery materials and evidence that the state plans on using against you and will be ready to file a motion if the state cannot produce essential evidentiary materials. For more information on how we can help you beat your assault, theft, of juvenile criminal charges.
Little Egg Harbor DWI Lawyer
New Jersey DWI offenses are serious. New Jersey aggressively prosecutes drunk driving and related charges such as:
- DWI in a School Zone
- Second DUI Offense
- Third or Subsequent DWI
- Underage DUI
DWI charges carry serious penalties that include:
- Loss of license
- Steep fines and surcharges
- Community Service
- Ignition Interlock Device
The defense of DWI charges is a major focus of McGuckin Law. It is important to understand that the State of New Jersey prohibits plea-bargaining DUI cases and also prohibits provisional licenses during the term of suspension. As a result, the best defense is a solid, proven offense. We will attack the State’s case at every turn to attain the best possible result for you. For more information on how we can fight your DWI Offense, visit the Ocean County DUI Resource Center of call us today at 732.924.4200 for a free consultation.
Little Egg Harbor Driving While Suspended Attorneys
We assist clients facing serious traffic offenses. A serious traffic offense is one that carries points or loss of license. Our goal is to dismiss of mitigate the consequences of Driving While Suspended, Reckless Driving, Speeding, Careless Driving, Driving Without Insurance, and Leaving the Scene of an Accident tickets. If you have accumulated enough points to warrant an administrative MVC suspension, we will ask for a magistrate hearing at the MVC to fight for your license.
Little Egg Harbor NJ Municipal Court
Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court is located at 665 Radio Road in Little Egg Harbor. The court can be reached at 609.296.7241. The Honorable Damian G. Murray presides over Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court. For additional information on the Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court, see the town’s official website here.
Protect Your Rights. Call McGuckin Law.
Thank you for considering McGuckin Law. We offer free consultations and are available by phone 24/7. We will keep you updated throughout your case and will remain attentive to your needs. Call today.