Having Your Record Expunged In New Jersey

Having Your Record Expunged In New Jersey

October 19, 2016

We recently had success in having multiple clients granted expungements. Retaining experienced counsel can assist you in potentially having your record expunged. The expungement statute in New Jersey is contained in N.J.S.A. 2c:52-1, et. seq., and is defined as: (a). Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, expungement shall mean the extraction and isolation of …

Emails Demanded From Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office

October 11, 2016

One of our attorneys is representing a woman that has filed a lawsuit against former Mercer County Prosecutor, Joe Bocchini, for sexual harassment. The lawsuit claims that Bocchini sent sexually explicit emails to the woman while she was employed by the prosecutor’s office. The emails have been requested by the plaintiff as well as investigators …

Refusal to Submit To A Breathalyzer Dismissed

July 7, 2016

One of our attorneys was successful in having a Refusal to Submit to a breathalyzer dismissed using arguments set forth by the Supreme Court of New Jersey case of State v. Leavitt, 107 N.J. 534, 542 (1987), also known as the “confusion doctrine.” Our attorney was successful in having a possession of CDS charge dismissed …

Do You Want To Know If Your Medical Practitioner Is On Probation?

June 10, 2016

Would you want your medical practitioner to tell you if he or she is on probation? Would it cause you to question an expert’s opinion if they were to tell you they were? This week, the California State Senate rejected a bill that would have required licensed a medical practitioner to inform their patients if …

Defending A Drug Possession Charge In Pennsylvania

May 23, 2016

While drug possession is one of the most common and minor drug offenses in Pennsylvania, the penalties can still be severe. Depending on the type of drug and the amount, you could face costly fines and significant jail time. Proving drug possession Under Pennsylvania law, a conviction for drug possession requires proof, beyond a reasonable …

New Jersey Supreme Court: Right to a Jury Trial

May 13, 2016

The Supreme Court of New Jersey in the case of State v. Denelsbeck, found that an individual charged with a third or subsequent DWI offense, in violation of NJSA 39:4-50, is not entitled to a jury trial, and defendant’s conviction via a bench trial did not violate his Sixth Amendment right to a jury trial.

Can I Attend A Support Conference Without An Attorney?

April 24, 2016

It is not recommended.  If you and your spouse are W-2 wage earners, the process by which a child support obligation and spousal support obligation is calculated is based on a formula.  The Pennsylvania Support Guidelines, calculation of support obligations, formula can be located in the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure 1910.16-4.    The formula …

Can I Attend a Support Conference Without an Attorney?

March 17, 2016

It is not recommended. If you and your spouse are W-2 wage earners, the process by which a child support obligation and spousal support obligation is calculated is based on a formula. The Pennsylvania Support Guidelines, calculation of support obligations, formula can be located in the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure 1910.16-4. The formula itself …

How do I File my Taxes Now That I am Separated or Getting Divorced?

January 28, 2016

How do I file my taxes now that I am separated or getting divorced? If you separated from your spouse in 2014, you and your spouse should discuss how you are going to file your Federal and State Tax Returns in 2014. Waiting until April 14th, may be too late to sort out the details …

KRH Law Litigates a to Enforce a Prenuptial Agreement Resulting in Client Retaining an Over Seven-Figure Sum of Monies

January 27, 2016

Attorney Marc I. Rickles represented a client, Husband, that had a prenuptial agreement that was entered into on the eve of his wedding over 25 years ago.  The entire agreement was one paragraph in length, far shorter than the standard prenuptial agreements.  Wife sought to invalidate the agreement.  Mr. Rickles filed a Petition to Enforce …

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