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Could Undocumented NJ Drivers Get Licenses Soon?

December 13th, 2018

In New Jersey, a proposed law could mean driver’s licenses for undocumented immigrants. Undocumented residents drive just as often as citizens, New Jersey lawmakers pointed out when they introduced the bill. They drive to work, take their children to school, and run errands on a regular basis. The difference is that their undocumented status prevents […]

What Counts As Drug Paraphernalia?

December 6th, 2018

What counts as drug paraphernalia? In a nutshell, “drug paraphernalia” can describe any item that people use to grow, create, or consume drugs. In New Jersey, you don’t have to have drugs on your person to get into trouble for paraphernalia possession. What does that mean for you? Basically, if you’ve been caught with any […]

Top Four Reasons To Hire An Expungement Attorney

November 29th, 2018

If you’re seeking a criminal record expungement, you probably already know that not having a criminal record can change your life. The last barrier to you getting a fresh start will be eliminated. Of course, the expungement process can get complicated, and you’ll probably run into a lot of questions along the way. That’s why […]

How Exactly Does Expungement Work?

November 22nd, 2018

A criminal record can impact your entire life and limit your opportunities. If you’ve ever dealt with restricted employment and housing options, you know why seeking expungement can improve your life. But just how complicated is this process? And what are the steps that you need to take to get started? Thankfully, the Law Office […]

Why You Shouldn’t Resist Arrest

November 15th, 2018

An arrest can be a highly-charged emotional situation, which is why some people are tempted to resist. However, resisting arrest comes with a lot of unpleasant legal consequences. Even if you only resisted arrest for a few moments, those few moments could have an impact for years to come. For those who have been accused […]

New Law Makes Expungement Easier

November 8th, 2018

As of October 1st, those who need criminal record expungement may find the process easier. A new law has brought various changes to the expungement process, making it less limited and more efficient. As a result, attorneys who work with expungement applications have seen an increase in clientele. Why Seek Expungement? When a person has […]

What Is Criminal Mischief?

November 1st, 2018

Criminal mischief is one of the more common accusations in the United States, but what exactly is it? In essence, it amounts to property damage and is usually counted as a disorderly persons offense. Still, many different factors go into a criminal mischief charge, so let’s take a closer look at what it really means. […]

The Dangers of Driving While Intoxicated

October 25th, 2018

We all know that driving while intoxicated carries some serious risks. A person who drives while under the influence can cause serious injury and even death. In spite of all the risks, driving while intoxicated remains a major problem in the United States. Let’s take a closer look at some of the consequences of driving […]

What Happens If You Leave The Scene of An Accident

October 18th, 2018

Leaving the scene of an accident, sometimes called a “hit and run,” can result in some heavy penalties. This is especially true in New Jersey, which has always had strict traffic laws. If you’ve been accused of leaving the scene of an accident in New Jersey, take a look at some of the possible repercussions […]

What Is The Penalty For Driving Without Insurance?

October 11th, 2018

For more than a decade, Leon Matchin and his team have been representing those who are accused of driving without insurance. The state of New Jersey requires all motorists to carry a minimum amount of liability insurance, and drivers who don’t meet those requirements risk getting into difficult legal battles. Driving Without Insurance Driving with […]

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