Driving without Insurance
New Jersey Driving Without Insurance Lawyer
Often people are under the impression they have insurance coverage when actually they do not. This can occur under any number of circumstances such as when an insurance agent fails to forward your payment, your insurance is canceled without your knowledge, or you thought you were covered by a policy belonging to another member of your household. Unfortunately, a simple mistake can lead to harsh penalties including the loss of your license for an entire year.
Have you been charged with Driving without Insurance in New Jersey?
My name is Anthony N. Palumbo, partner at The Law Offices of Anthony N. Palumbo, and New Jersey Traffic Offense Lawyer contact me today at 908-643-6801 for a FREE initial consultation, and discover how to win your case!
If you have been charged with Driving without Insurance in New Jersey, you need an attorney with over 35 years of criminal trial experience. I will aggressively defend your case, and utilize every defense possible on your behalf. Our firm defends individuals throughout New Jersey including the counties of Monmouth, Union, Somerset, Middlesex, Mercer, Hudson, and Essex.
Penalties if Convicted
If you are convicted of Driving without Insurance, you will face severe penalties. That is why it is so important for you to contact an experienced New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney. The penalties for a conviction of Driving without Insurance are as follows:
- Loss of license for one year
- Approximately $1,000 in fines
- Community Service
- Loss of license for at least two years
- 14 days in jail
- 30 days community service
- $5,000 in fines
Defending your Charge
There are a number of different defenses your New Jersey Traffic Offense Lawyer can utilize on your behalf. An experienced New Jersey Driving without Insurance Attorney can easily identify any defenses that may work for you. The following comprises a list of defenses that can be used in a Driving without Insurance case:
You were unaware that your insurance policy was canceled because you were never notified.
- You thought you were insured under another member of your household’s policy
- You were not operating a vehicle within the statutory definition of ‘operation’
- You were unaware that your policy was canceled because your agent did not properly handle the payment or for some other reason without your knowledge.
Having an New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney by Your Side
If you have been charged with Driving without Insurance in New Jersey, contact me for a free initial consultation at 908-643-6801 , and I will be happy to discuss any questions you may have. It is incredibly important to your defense that you have an experienced New Jersey Driving without Insurance Attorney by your side. Without a New Jersey Traffic Offense Lawyer, you may be pleading guilty to charges that could otherwise be dismissed. I will give you an honest assessment of your situation, explain whether any defenses apply, and the probable outcome of your case. Contact me, Anthony N. Palumbo, New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney today, I will fight for your rights.