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West Windsor Possession of CDS in a Motor Vehicle Lawyer

Operating a motor vehicle in West Windsor while in possession of any type of controlled dangerous substance (“CDS”) is a serious traffic violation. To make matters worse, the ticket or summons is almost certainly secondary to a criminal charge for possession of marijuana, cocaine, MDMA, heroin, prescription legends drugs or another form of CDS. The best way for you to arm yourself with the resources to avoid a two year suspension and other consequences of a conviction for either offense in West Windsor Township is to retain a lawyer who is skilled in defending drug charges.

Here at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, our lawyers understand how detrimental a ticket for possession of cds in a motor vehicle can be to your life. We also appreciate how easily someone can underestimate the seriousness of this charge only to find the situation rapidly escalating when they are in court without proper representation. Do not make this mistake and contact our office to speak to a highly knowledge defense attorney about your cds in a motor vehicle offense before it is too late. A lawyer is available to assist you immediately at 609–683–8102.

Possession of CDS in a Motor Vehicle Offense in West Windsor New Jersey

Under N.J.S.A. 39:4-49.1, it is illegal to possess cds while operating a motor vehicle. Instead of a fine and some points on your license like most motor vehicle offenses, an individual convicted on this charge is subject to a mandatory driver’s license suspension of two years. During this time you will be unable to legally operate a vehicle under any circumstance without risking additional charges for driving while suspended. It is therefore paramount that you do everything you can to successfully defend your possession of cds in a motor vehicle offense in West Windsor New Jersey.

Our staff of former prosecutors and seasoned defense attorney know what it takes to successfully defend a West Windsor possession of drugs in a motor vehicle offense. We will aggressively dismantle the elements of your charge including challenging the fundamental requirements of: (1) operation on a highway; (2) knowing possession; and (3) on your person or within the vehicle.

West Windsor NJ Possession of CDS in a Motor Vehicle Defense Attorney

Contacting an attorney who has experience handling traffic related drug offenses is the best way to avoid possible convictions. The lawyers at our firm have decades of experience to create strong defenses that will help you or your loved get their charge dismissed or significantly reduced.  At the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall our team will provide you with the representation you deserve so that you have the best chance of avoiding a conviction.  A lawyer is ready to speak to you in a free consultation by calling 609–683–8102.

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We serve clients throughout Mercer County, New Jersey — including Trenton, Hamilton, Princeton Borough, West Windsor, East Windsor, Lawrence Township, Robbinsville, Hightstown, Princeton Township, Ewing and Hopewell — and surrounding areas, including Hunterdon County and Burlington County.

If you have been charged with a crime in Mercer County, New Jersey, it is in your interests to talk to an experienced criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible. For a free consultation, you can call our firm 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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