Handling a DWI Case in Municipal Court
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 | 5:30 PM - 8:10 PM
This program covers the nuts and bolts of handling a DWI charge in Municipal Court, from the initial client interview through Post-Conviction Relief (PCR). You will hear an experienced Municipal Judge, Municipal Prosecutor, and Defense Attorney address both the legal, practical, and ethical considerations which arise in virtually every case. Hopefully, the insight provided will make both the less frequent DWI practitioner as well as their more seasoned counterpart a truly effective advocate in obtaining the best result possible for the client. Topics include:
• The Initial Interview
• Obtaining Discovery and Related Issues
• Review By An Expert (Including Possible Medical Defenses)
• Psycho-Physical/Field Sobriety Tests
• Alcotest Issues
• Blood/Urine Test Issues
• Drug Recognition Experts (DRE)
• Refusal Charges
• Motions to Suppress
• State v. Cassidy/Post Conviction Relief Issues
NJ CLE Information: This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 3.0 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 3.0 qualify as hours of credit for NJ newly admitted credit.
Municipal Court Judge
Hon. Michael G. Celli, Jr., J.M.C.
Hazlet and Matawan Joint Municipal Court
Jon-Henry Barr, Esq.
Township of Clark
J.H. Barr & Associates, L.L.C.
President Emeritus, New Jersey State Municipal Prosecutor's Association
Edward J. Kologi, Esq.
Kologi * Simitz, Counsellors at Law
Rutgers Law School
Center for Law and Justice
123 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
CLE: NJ: 3.0 | NY: 3.0 | PA: 2.5
Newly Admitted Lawyers Course