Jersey City NJ Gun Lawyer
If you are convicted of possession of a firearm for unlawful purposes, unlawful possession of a weapon or any other gun or weapons offenses in Hudson County New Jersey, you will be subject to serious criminal penalties, which can include mandatory prison time, probation, and criminal record consequences. An experienced criminal defense lawyer can challenge the state’s case against you and work with the prosecution toward a downgraded plea. At Proetta & Oliver, we have successfully handled thousands of criminal charges including various gun and weapon crimes for our clients. We typically represent clients arrested or accused of any of the following charges:
- Unlawful Possession of a Weapon
- Possession of a Weapon for Unlawful Purposes
- BB Guns / Airsoft / Paintball Guns
- Certain Persons Not to Have Weapons
- Imitation Firearms
New Jersey has some of the harshest gun and weapon laws in the United States with legislation such as the Graves Act and No Early Release Act (NERA), which makes crimes involving firearms subject to minimum mandatory prison sentences coupled with parole ineligibility if the crime also involved an act of violence. Our defense firm has extensive experience handling firearm and weapon charges and can work the prosecutor and challenge the state on evidentiary issues to identify and pursue opportunities for an acquittal, dismissal or reduction of your weapon charges.
Union City Weapon Possession Attorneys · (201) 793-8018
It goes without saying that a firearm or weapon offense is very serious and exposes you to a felony record and prison. These cases are often very complicated and require the litigation skills of an experienced criminal attorney. At Proetta & Oliver we know how the system works and how to successfully defend our clients against weapon charges. If you have been charged with a firearms offense or any other weapons offense in Hudson County, do not hesitate to contact us 24/7 at (201) 793-8018 or by e-mail for a free consultation with an experienced criminal defense lawyer.