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New Jersey DWI DUI Lawyer

Exceptional Training

Mr. Hernandez is a trained field sobriety test instructor and a certified operator of the Alcotest 7110, the breath test machine used in DWI investigations in New Jersey. He is the first attorney in New Jersey to have earned a Forensic Sobriety Assessment Certificate.

FREE DETAILED CASE EVALUATION

New Jersey DWI/DUI Penalties

First Offense

Tier Description Jail Sentence License Suspension IDRC Detainment Fines Surcharges
General DWI B.A.C.=.08 to 0.099%, Up to 30 days 3 months 12-48 hours $250-$400 $3,500+
High Rate DWI B.A.C.=.10 or higher, Controlled Substance DWI Up to 30 days 7-12 months 12-48 hours $300-$500 $3,500+

Second Offense

Jail Sentence License Suspension IDRC Detainment Community Service Fines Surcharges
Second Offense within 10 years 2-90 days 2 years 12-48 hours 30 days $500-$1,000 $3,500+

Third Offense

Jail Sentence License Suspension IDRC Detainment Fines Surcharges
Third Offense within 10 years 180 days 10 years 12-48 hours $1,000 $5,000+

New Jersey DWI Attorney Steven W. Hernandez

Attorney Steven W. Hernandez has been practicing law in New Jersey since 2004. He is among the few attorneys in the state recognized as a Certified Municipal Court Trial Lawyer by the New Jersey Supreme Court.

Mr. Hernandez holds a bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University and a juris doctorate from the Rutgers University School of Law. He is a founding member of the DUI Defense Lawyers Association (DUIDLA) and is a sustaining member of the National College for DUI Defense (NCDD).

Awards & Recognition

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