NJ New Jersey Handgun Possession – Handgun Charges in NJ Äì Penalties for Possessing a Handgun in NJ
At the Law Offices of Todd Spodek, we are aware of the severe penalties that come with being arrested for possessing handguns in New Jersey. New Jersey is known for imposing some of the harshest penalties for firearm possession in the country. Being convicted for unlawful possession of a firearm can lead to ten years in prison, which adds to parole ineligibility for 42 months due to the Graves Act. This mandatory punishment is incredibly severe and can lead to life-changing consequences. Nevertheless, our firm’s lawyers have vast experience and expertise that can be used to help you or your loved ones when facing any firearm-related problems.
Our attorneys boast over 200 years of combined experience handling gun-related cases successfully, making them well-prepared and well-placed to handle any firearm-related charge you might be facing, particularly handgun-related crimes such as unlawful possession of handguns, possessing handguns for unlawful purposes, and more firearm-related offenses. Our experienced lawyers provide clients with dedicated and personalized attention; they’re former county prosecutors with specialized knowledge in managing firearm cases.Most importantly, they work exceptionally hard on their cases to give their clients the chance of success by getting charges against them downgraded or dismissed.
Our firm has an excellent reputation from our exceptional performance history record standing up for clients’ rights by acquiring favorable results in some cases that involved illegal firearms’ possession or illegal rifles and shotguns. We also assist clients against allegations involving imitation firearms or bb rifles or airsoft weapons. If you have found yourself dealing with a temporary extreme risk protective order that strips your right to carry firearms or permits your hands from owning a handgun, we are here to help as well.
Since it is rare for relief like dismissal or downgrade while handling firearm-related cases at courts, it would be wise to acquire an experienced defense attorney fighting for you throughout this process time. At The Law Offices Of Jonathan F.Marshall our team of lawyers possesses unique qualifications required to serve clients’ interests, provide standardized legal services, and substantive representation methods specializing in charges involving handguns or other firearms. We have a clear understanding of the Graves Act, its parole ineligibility clauses, and mandatory minimum terms for imprisonment. One can count on our skills to defend you against such charges.
As facing firearm charges that come along with severe penalties can result to be something scary and stressful, we offer an initial consultation that is free to discuss your case and how with our law firm backing you up; you can make things right again. We are a team of highly skilled experts at The Law Offices Of Todd Spodek who deal exclusively with various handgun firearm cases. Our qualified lawyers provide sound legal advice, outstanding representation, and commitment to all our clients’ cases making sure all our client’s rights are protected throughout the process as we believe firing someone’s defense lawyer is an essential decision that should involve both courage and trust.
Please don’t hesitate to call us 24/7 at 212-300-5196 to schedule your free consultation today so that we can help you work through this challenging time together.
Our Areas Of Expertise
At The Law Offices of Jonathan F.Marshall , our areas of expertise include
– Unlawful possession of a handgun
– Possessing handguns for unlawful purposes
– Using illegal firearms
Graves Act Violations
|Grave Act Offence||Mandatory Minimum Term|| Parole Eligibility|
|Possession; Use; Distribution; etc||One-third to one-half the sentence imposed, or three years (whichever is greater).|| Three-quarters of the mandatory minimum term before being eligible for parole.|
|Possession with a firearm||Three to five years in prison.||Cannot be reduced by more than half, or until two years have been served (whichever is greater).|
Assault Weapon Crimes
We offer experienced legal representation handling any firearms and weapons offenses ranging from illegal weapons and assault weapons offenses.
– Unlawful possession of an assault weapon
– Possessing a defaced firearm
– Prohibited weapon without permit
Our trusted legal defense attorneys help defend clients from using imitation firearms, bb rifles, or airsoft guns offenses through providing personalized attention as we understand how this time may be stressful and overwhelming.
With decades of experience handling different types of handgun-related crimes throughout New Jersey, our law firm has established itself as a leading law institution that clients can trust. We staff former prosecutors who bring the added value of experience on how they handle various handguns and firearm laws throughout New Jersey. Our successful history record and proven results earned us pride among our peers by having necessary legal qualifications required to deliver comprehensive discussion of your case’s law. Clients receive expert legal advice tailored specifically to you; they receive outside-the-box creative defense strategies based upon their needs during this challenging time in their lives. Please contact The Law Offices Of Jonathan F.Marsall at 212-300-5196 today to schedule your free initial consultation today.
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