Camden County Traffic Violations

Camden County Traffic Violations Attorney

Experienced Cherry Hill NJ Traffic Ticket Lawyer Can Protect Your Driver’s License in New Jersey

Traffic tickets can become a rapidly escalating legal nightmare if they are not handled promptly. South Jersey traffic defense attorney Jill R. Cohen can resolve your outstanding warrants, clear your name, and help you to keep your driving privileges. We understand that the loss of driving privileges can be devastating. It can affect your livelihood, your personal life, and your overall sense of freedom. To protect your driving privileges, rely on the trusted advice of experienced NJ traffic lawyer Jill R. Cohen, a respected, knowledgeable, and experienced traffic violations attorney who represents clients cited for moving violations in Cherry Hill, Gloucester Township, Winslow, Collingswood, Bellmawr, Voorhees, and everywhere else in Camden County, NJ.

While traffic tickets can escalate into serious consequences for your life and livelihood, being charged with Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) or Driving Under the Influence of alcohol (DUI) could mean facing jail time, substantial fines, and risk of losing your driving privileges. It could even put your job at risk. You want an experienced NJ drunk driving attorney who understands how police officers and prosecutors prepare for a DWI trial. Ms. Cohen is a former Camden County assistant prosecutor. As such, she knows how NJ prosecutors think. She will use her unique perspective to your advantage when fighting your traffic/DUI violations in Camden County and other counties throughout South Jersey.

Have you been issued a traffic ticket or DUI/DWI in Camden County, NJ? Then trust your defense to attorney Jill Cohen. Contact our law firm today for your free consultation.

Camden County Traffic Ticket Lawyer Jill Cohen Can Assist You with Charges Related to:

  • Traffic tickets
  • Speeding
  • DUI/DWI
  • Reckless driving
  • Driving without a license or while revoked
  • Driving without valid registration or insurance documents
  • Moving violations
  • Repeat offenses
  • Truck accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Commercial Driver Licenses (CDL) violations
  • Careless driving
  • Distracted driving. including texting or using a cell phone
  • Leaving the scene of an accident
  • Eluding a police officer

Traffic violations in New Jersey can result in serious penalties, depending on the offense. Severe charges can result in jail time, while even minor infractions can still be costly and cause a great deal of frustration. Additionally, the State of New Jersey takes driving under the influence (DUI or DWI) very seriously and has imposed harsh penalties on people who break the law. The laws in NJ are quite complex when dealing with DWI or DUI charges. You need to consider surcharges, points and other penalties given out by the Motor Vehicle Commission. Without the help of an experienced NJ traffic defense attorney like Jill Cohen, you could receive more points on your license, which will likely result in high car insurance increases. If you or someone you know are facing any of these potential consequences, don’t waste time — call The Law Office of Jill R. Cohen today to receive a free consultation.

Local Court Information in Camden County, New Jersey

There are 35 municipal court locations in Camden County, New Jersey. Jill Cohen has been representing clients in the Camden County Municipal courts for over thirty five years. A few of the many courts in Camden County include:

City of Camden Municipal Court

Phone: (856) 757-7100
Address: 520 Market Street, Camden NJ 08102
Office Hours: 8:30 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Cherry Hill Township Municipal Court

Phone: (856) 488-7850
Address: 820 Mercer Street, Cherry Hill NJ 08002
Office Hours: 9:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.

Gloucester City Municipal Court

Phone: (856) 456-3958
Address: 313 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City NJ 08030
Office Hours: M-WED 8 A.M. – 5 P.M., THU 10 A.M. – 7 P.M., FRI – Closed

*For a complete list of all Camden County Municipal Courts, please visit their website.

The Penalties for DWI Offenses in NJ

The following are the penalties for driving under the influence in the State of New Jersey; they vary according to BAC level and how many times you’ve been caught:

First offense with BAC of 0.08% but less than 0.10%:

  • License suspension: 3 months
  • Imprisonment: Maximum 30 days
  • Fine: $250 to $400
  • Intoxicated Driver Resource Center (IDRC): Mandatory 12 to 48 hours
  • Intoxicated Driver Resource Center (IDRC) Fee: $230
  • Alcohol Education and Rehabilitation Fund Fee: $100
  • Drunk Driving Fund: $100
  • Neighborhood Services Fund: $75
  • Surcharges: $1,000 per year for 3 years

First offense with BAC of 0.10% or higher:

  • License suspension: 7 to 12 months
  • Imprisonment: Maximum 30 days
  • Fine: $300 to $500
  • Intoxicated Driver Resource Center (IDRC): Mandatory 12 to 48 hours
  • Intoxicated Driver Resource Center (IDRC) Fee: $230
  • Alcohol Education and Rehabilitation Fund Fee: $100
  • Drunk Driving Fund: $100
  • Neighborhood Services Fund: $75
  • Surcharges: $1,000 per year for 3 years
  • Ignition Interlock Device (IID): 6 months to 1 year after license is restored if BAC was 0.15% or over

First offense DUI under 21 years old:

If you are under 21 years old and you drive with a BAC of anything over 0.01% you may face all of the fines and imprisonments times above and:

  • License suspension: 30 to 90 days
  • Community service: 15 to 30 days
  • Mandatory Alcohol and Highway Safety Education with IDRC

If you are not licensed and under 17 years old at the time of the charges your license processing may take an additional 30 to 90 days.

Second offenses carry harsher imprisonment times as well as higher fines. Visit the New Jersey MVC website to learn more about DUI penalties.

Free Consultation with Gloucester Township, NJ Traffic Charge & DWI Charge Lawyer

If you have received a DUI/DWI in Camden County, NJ, it is imperative that you contact an experienced attorney as soon as possible. Don’t risk your license or your freedom — contact the Law Office of Jill R. Cohen today for your free consultation.

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Regardless of the incidents that led up to your arrest, every resident of New Jersey has the constitutional right to a fair trial. If you have been arrested or are being investigated, you need sound legal advice. Contact me today.

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