I have been practicing law in Southern New Jersey for 25 + years. I have a general practice but my special areas of interest include DWI, traffic, municipal court, personal injury, family law and criminal defense. Having been a municipal court p...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Car Accidents, Family, Personal Injury
Review: “Ms. Wise reached an agreement with the Municipal Prosecutor to have my charges amended to a very favorable result. She was extremely knowledgeable, professional and prepared. I do not hesitate to recommend her.”
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Family, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Criminal Defense, Wills & Living Wills
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.