East Rutherford DWI Defense Lawyers
The Borough of East Rutherford, New Jersey is located just outside of New York City. With its location just 7 miles west of Midtown Manhattan, this is a highly trafficked area for commuters, locals, and visitors alike. It is also the site of the Meadowlands Sports Complex, including MetLife Stadium and Meadowlands Arena. With numerous concerts and sporting events held at the Meadowlands every year and tons of regular travelers to and from New York, East Rutherford is among the leading towns in Bergen County for DWI charges. In fact, the most recent court data shows over 5,000 traffic violations in East Rutherford in an eight month period, many of which involved DWI arrests. If you are among the many people charged with DUI in the Borough of East Rutherford, you need an attorney with the knowledge and experience to effectively challenge the evidence in your case. At The Tormey Law Firm, our highly equipped DWI lawyers with unparalleled knowledge and credentials in the realm of New Jersey DWI defense. Mr. Tormey, the founder of our firm, is among the small fraction of attorneys in New Jersey that are trained in the function and operation of the Alcotest 7110 breath-testing machine, which law enforcement officers use to obtain blood alcohol content (BAC) to prosecute DWI cases in New Jersey. His team also includes a former New Jersey DUI prosecutor turned defense attorney and a retired New Jersey State Trooper and Police Academy Instructor who evaluates police protocol in DWI cases and serves as an expert witness for the firm. With offices centrally located in Bergen County, our DUI attorneys appear in East Rutherford Municipal Court on a regular basis defending clients arrested for DWI in the borough. For a free consultation with an experienced East Rutherford DWI lawyer about your specific driving under the influence charges, contact our office at (201)-330-4979.
Charged with DUI in East Rutherford New Jersey
As the home of MetLife Stadium and the Meadowlands Race track, East Rutherford sees thousands of visitors, patrons, and travelers each year. As a result, it is also a highly patrolled DWI region. In fact, the East Rutherford Police Department issues the fourth-highest number of DWI charges in the United States every year. New Jersey State Troopers also conduct extensive patrolling activities in East Rutherford due to the presence of Route 17, Route 3, and the New Jersey Turnpike, each of which cut directly through the Borough. When a person is arrested and charged with DUI in East Rutherford, their case is heard in the East Rutherford Municipal Court. This very busy court is responsible for the processing of all criminal, traffic, and DWI complaints issued within the jurisdiction of the Borough of East Rutherford.
The East Rutherford Municipal Court is located at 117 Stanley Street, East Rutherford, NJ 07073. The court office is open Monday-Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm, and the court office can be contacted directly at (201) 438-0169. DWI cases are decided by Presiding Municipal Court Judge George O. Savino and prosecuted by Adam J. Boyle, Esq. Daryl Murray is the Court Administrator and Nancy Farina is the Deputy Court Administrator. Court sessions are held on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at 1:00 p.m. and the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 5:00 p.m. For additional information about the East Rutherford Municipal Court, please visit their official website.
DWI Attorney in East Rutherford NJ
If you have been charged with a DWI in East Rutherford, having the most experienced defense lawyer fighting for you can make the difference you need to obtain a dismissal. The penalties to which you are exposed vary based on the number (if any) of previous DWI convictions that you have on your driving record, your Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) at the time of the offense, the location of the offense (i.e. in a school zone or near a school crossing), and whether or not you submit or refuse to submit to a breathalyzer test. The DWI defense attorneys at our firm have a thorough understanding of the charges against you, including the specific evidentiary requirements the State must meet to prove you are guilty. We use the thousands of DUI cases we have successfully handled to call the evidence into question and help you avoid the penalties you face. You can access information about many DWI-related offenses in New Jersey such as first offense DWI, second offense DWI, and DWI in a school zone our website. Also, check out Mr. Tormey’s informational video series about DWI charges in New Jersey on YouTube. To speak with an East Rutherford DUI defense lawyer and find out more about how we can help you secure the best possible result, contact our offices in Bergen County anytime. Call (201)-330-4979 or send us a message online to arrange an absolutely free consultation.