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The New Jersey Graves Act

The State of New Jersey passed the Graves Act in order to provide for mandatory lengthy prison sentences with no possibility of early parole. The Graves Act applies to almost all firearms offenses and violent criminal offenses in NJ. The Graves Act was even enlarged to allow for mandatory prison sentences for BB guns and «more»

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New Jersey Pretrial Intervention Program

New Jersey offers a diversionary program for first-time criminal defendants called Pretrial Intervention (PTI). There is no good reason to have a criminal conviction on your record. PTI is an opportunity for people with no record to avoid a conviction. Prosecutors have the discretion on which charges to prosecute, downgrade or dismiss. Prosecutors have the «more»

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Premise Liability Settles for $155,000

I represented a young lady who slipped and fell in the lobby of her apartment complex. She was simply leaving her apartment on her way out for the day. However, a crowd of people – who were not tenants in her building – were all drinking inside the apartment complex. When she was walking toward «more»

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Slip and Fall Settles for $149,000

Fractured Ankle Caused by Fall Off NJ Transit Bus Settles for $149,000 I recently resolved a case in which I was representing a lady who was commuting to work on public transportation. When the bus pulled up to her bus stop, the driver refused to “kneel” the bus and lower exit door down to curb «more»

By |November 9th, 2018|Categories: Injuries, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Slip & Fall Accidents, Success Stories|Comments Off on Slip and Fall Settles for $149,000

New Jersey DWI’s Increase During the Holiday Season

Each year in New Jersey, DWI arrests increase dramatically during the holiday season. The holidays see an increase in both traffic travel on the roads, and the number of holiday celebrations, festivities and events throughout New Jersey. As a result, law enforcement in NJ has made a strong commitment to increase DWI patrols and crackdown «more»

By |November 6th, 2018|Categories: DUI|Comments Off on New Jersey DWI’s Increase During the Holiday Season

Accident Injuries: What is Open Reduction and Internal Fixation?

Open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) is a surgical procedure used in serious fracture cases to stabilize and repair broken bones. You may require an ORIF procedure if you are in an accident and suffer trauma to your bones, resulting in significant injuries. «more»

By |October 31st, 2018|Categories: Injuries|Comments Off on Accident Injuries: What is Open Reduction and Internal Fixation?