Gun Charge Dismissed on First Appearance in Union County

Last week, I represented a client charged with a second-degree possession of a unlawful weapon, a handgun, possession of a magazine clip, possession of marijuana under 50 grams and a slew of motor vehicle charges.  Any gun charge in New Jersey faces a mandatory jail sentence even if there are … Read More

The Early Pathway Expungement is Not So Cut and Dry

Earlier this year, I filed a petition for an expungement for a client based on the new law allowing Petty Disorderly Persons and Disorderly Persons offense to be expunged after three years.  My client contacted me three years after his plea to a disorderly conduct in North Plainfield Municipal Court … Read More