New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorneys
If you or a member of your family has been accused or charged with a crime in New Jersey, you are probably scared and confused. What penalties am I facing? Should I talk to the police? What should I do next? These are just a few of the many questions that you need answered from someone you can trust. The Criminal Justice process in New Jersey can be intimidating for anyone but there is no need to face it alone.
At Clark and Noonan LLC, our criminal attorneys have the answers you need, and more importantly, have the knowledge and real experience that you can trust. Our attorneys have spent more than 30 years practicing criminal defense law in New Jersey. Some have spent years as prosecutors before becoming defense attorneys. Our knowledge of the system and experience means that we can give you an immediate and accurate answer regarding the penalties you are facing, your best defense to the charge, how to respond to the police or the prosecutor’s office and, most importantly, exactly what you need to do next.
Our New Jersey lawyers have appeared in every county in New Jersey. Our main strength is our trial experience. Our attorneys have spent many years trying complex criminal cases. We have handled every type of criminal offense as well as municipal offenses such as DUI and DWI. We have been consistently successful in having criminal charges dismissed or downgraded to non-criminal offenses. Unlike some other lawyers, we do not worry about being taken advantage of in plea negotiations because we have the confidence to go to trial in any case. We have gone to trial on homicide cases, serious criminal cases and every other type of case in between. As New Jersey criminal defense lawyers, we feel strongly about protecting your rights, ensuring that the State has sufficient proof to even charge you. We work tirelessly to protect your constitutional rights.
Clark and Noonan, LLC, unlike most other firms, offers you the benefit of experienced attorneys committed to the practice of criminal defense in New Jersey. Our firm’s partners have successfully handled thousands of criminal cases ranging from simple possession of CDS (drugs) to complex Homicides. Our firm also offers the rare benefit of a Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney in Charles F. Clark.
Some of the areas of criminal and municipal defense work that our firm handles include:
- Marijuana DWI Defense
- White Collar Crimes
- Federal and State Fraud
- Property Crimes
- Crimes involving motor vehicles
- Vehicular Homicide
- Assault By Auto
- Weapons Offenses
- Drug Possession
- Drug Distribution
- Official Misconduct
When an individual is charged with a criminal offense they feel tremendous pressure. We understand that pressure and our firm will work with you to successfully resolve your criminal matter. A criminal charge in New Jersey can carry very significant penalties. A conviction of a third-degree crime carries between three and five years in New Jersey state prison. A conviction for a second-degree crime carries between five and ten years in a New Jersey state prison. Finally, a conviction for a first-degree crime carries between ten and twenty years in a New Jersey state prison. In some circumstances, an individual may face additional penalties depending upon the specific crime they are accused of.
Convictions in the New Jersey Superior Court, Federal Court and or Municipal Court in regards to both criminal and municipal offenses can also result in an individual facing probation, significant fines, licenses suspension and community service.
Regardless of the specific facts and circumstances of your offense, penalties for criminal offenses can have lasting consequences on an individual. The attorneys at our firm have successfully handled thousands of criminal cases, tried many jury trials and obtained dismissals and not guilty verdicts throughout the state.
If you face some of the significant penalties that are described above, contact our firm day or night. You owe it to yourself to contact our firm today for a free consultation at 732-303-7857. All of our clients can reach us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via our office or cell phones. You will be in direct contact with your attorney who will remain available to answer any questions that you may have and provide any necessary counsel until your case is successfully resolved. The criminal defense attorneys at Clark and Noonan, LLC have spent their entire careers in the court room and will give you the peace of mind and confidence that you need while aggressively defending your case.
Our attorneys have been successful in obtaining the dismissal of very serious criminal charges. If our attorneys are unable to have a charge dismissed by agreement with the prosecutor or by pretrial motion, our lawyers have successfully tried many felony criminal cases and obtained not guilty verdicts.
Our firm offers a free consultation on all criminal and municipal matters. If you retain or firm to represent you, our lawyers will aggressively represent your interests in court. Call us today. We Can Help.