Leonard Biddison

Attorney at Law

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Philadelphia, PA

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Haddonfield, NJ

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Camden NJ Driving with a Suspended License Lawyers

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Driving with a Suspended License
Driving with a Suspended License

Driving with a suspended license is among the more common traffic offenses in New Jersey. In fact, studies have shown that 75 percent of those with a suspended license still continue to drive. License suspension can happen for a number of reasons including failure to pay a ticket, a conviction for underage drinking, possession of a controlled substance in a motor vehicle, and misuse of a drivers license. Being found guilty of driving with a suspended license can result in a number of consequences that can negatively impact your life. If you have been charged with driving with a suspended license, you should contact an attorney with experience dealing with these situations and can help get you the best result in your case.

The criminal defense team at the Law Offices of Leonard Biddison have had tremendous success handling countless traffic violations for years in Camden County including Cherry Hill, Gloucester, Winslow, Pine Hill, and Audubon. We understand the details of this area of the law and will work to get your driving with a suspended license charge reduced or dismissed altogether. If you have been charged with driving with a suspended license, having an attorney who knows how to get the best result in your case is imperative. Call the Law Offices of Leonard Biddison at 866-721-9510 anytime for a free initial consultation.

Driving with a Suspended License in New Jersey 

The law for driving with a suspended license is explained under N.J.S.A. 39:3-40. It explains:

No person to whom a driver’s license has been refused or whose driver’s license or reciprocity privilege has been suspended or revoked, or who has been prohibited from obtaining a driver’s license, shall personally operate a motor vehicle during the period of refusal, suspension, revocation, or prohibition.

No person whose motor vehicle registration has been revoked shall operate or permit the operation of such motor vehicle during the period of such revocation.

Penalties for driving with a suspended license depend on factors such as whether it is a first offense as explained below.

First Offense:

  • Fine of $500
  • License Suspension of up to 6 months

First Offense when the License was Suspended for a DWI

  • Fine of $500
  • License suspended for 1 to 2 years
  • Between 10 and 90 days in county jail

Second Offense:

  • Fine of $750
  • License suspension up to 6 months
  • Between 1 and 5 days in county jail

Third Offense:

  • Fine of $1,000
  • License suspension up to 6 months
  • 10 days in county jail

Contact a Gloucester NJ Driving with a Suspended License Defense Lawyer

The criminal defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Leonard Biddison are always available to speak with you about your case and begin to formulate an aggressive strategy to defend you against a driving with a suspended license charge. Our criminal defense team understands the details of traffic violations in New Jersey and we will use this knowledge to help you best defend against these charges. Call us today at 866-721-9510 for a free initial consultation about your case.

Experience You Can Trust

For the past 20 years, Mr. Biddison has provided his clients with excellent legal counsel in a broad variety of criminal matters. From straightforward issues to serious litigation, he offers you the experience and confidential advice you need to maneuver through the laws of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

When you’ve been accused of a crime, you are entitled to a thorough and competent criminal defense. Leonard D. Biddison Esquire ensures your legal rights are upheld. Allow our team to assist you during this difficult time.

Schedule an appointment by filling out the form on the right.

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Areas We Serve

Burlington County, Mount Holly, Mount Laurel, Pemberton Twp. Camden County, Camden City, Cherry Hill Twp., Gloucester City, Gloucester Twp., Pennsauken, Winslow Twp. Gloucester County, Deptford Twp., Monroe Twp., Paulsboro Boro, Washington Twp., West Deptford Twp., Woodbury City, Bordentown Twp., Cinnaminson, Evesham Twp., Mansfield Twp., Maple Shade Twp., Medford Twp., Moorestown Twp., Palmyra Boro, Bellmawr, Clementon, Collinswood, Haddon Twp., Lindenwold, Pine Hill Boro, Stratford Boro, Voorhees Twp., Waterford Twp., Elk Joint Municipal Court, Franklin Joint Mun Ct, Greenwich Twp, Mantua Twp.

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230 South Broad Street Suite 1501

Philadelphia, PA

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Haddonfield, NJ

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