Hewette Guyton Gareis LLC is a New Jersey criminal defense and litigation firm conveniently located in Union, New Jersey. From this strategic location, we appear frequently in the Superior Courts of Union County, Middlesex County, Monmouth County, Essex County, Hudson County, Bergen County, Morris County, and Somerset County as well as other Superior Courts throughout New Jersey. We represent clients in Superior Court charged with crimes including possession of drugs, distribution of drugs, possession with intent to distribute drugs, burglary, theft, credit card theft, aggravated assault, conspiracy racketeering, robbery and many other crimes.
We also represent clients in Municipal Courts throughout New Jersey charged with disorderly persons offenses including possession of marijuana, obstruction, simple assault, resisting arrest, and acts of domestic violence. We also represent clients in those same courts for motor vehicle tickets issued for violation of the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Code such as DWI or Driving while intoxicated, reckless driving, speeding, operating a vehicle without insurance or registration, and driving with a suspended license. Our attorneys appear frequently in Municipal Courts throughout the State of New Jersey including: Elizabeth Municipal Court, Linden Municipal Court, Roselle Municipal Court, Roselle Park Municipal Court, Union Township Municipal Court, Kenilworth Municipal Court, Cranford Municipal Court as well as countless other Municipal Courts throughout Union County, Middlesex County, Monmouth County, Essex County, Hudson County, Bergen County, Morris County, and Somerset County.
We have extensive experience at each and every stage of the criminal case both pre-indictment and post-indictment. At any stage of your matter, we are prepared and capable to step in, represent you, and obtain the best possible outcome for you.
Before indictment, we represent clients who exposed to ongoing police investigations, pre-complaint communication with the police department or other investigating agency, who need guidance throughout the arrest process, at pretrial detention hearings, during pre-indictment plea negotiations and charge bargaining, and the Grand Jury presentation and indictment process.
After indictment, we represent clients at arraignment, post-indictment plea negotiations and charge bargaining, motions to compel discovery, motions to dismiss the indictment, motions to suppress physical evidence, motions to suppress statements made to the police, trial preparation, pretrial motions in-limine, jury trial presentation, cross examination, appeals before the Appellate Division and New Jersey Supreme Court, municipal appeals in the Superior Court, the parole process, expungement of criminal records.
We have experience dealing with any criminal offense you may be accused of committing. As prosecutors, we investigated, prosecuted and tried every imaginable type of criminal case. Whatever crime you have been charged with committing, our lawyers have expertise with that type of case. We have handled thousands of cases including homicide, kidnapping, aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault, criminal sexual contact, child abuse, aggravated assault, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, unlawful possession of firearms and other weapons, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, robbery, theft, possession of a controlled dangerous substance or drugs, possession of a controlled dangerous substance with the intent to distribute, drug distribution, welfare fraud, voter fraud, crimes against the elderly, official misconduct, embezzlement and many more.
We are experts in the presentation, examination and challenge of a wide variety of types of evidence including: expert witness testimony; DNA and other biological evidence; fingerprint recovery, examination and comparison; forensic examination of computers, cell phones, tablets and other electronic devices; financial records in fraud and public corruption cases; Alcotest, retrograde extrapolation of Blood Alcohol Concentration, and automobile accident reconstruction evidence in Vehicular Homicide, Assault by Auto and DWI cases; as well as firearm and ballistics identification and comparison.
With over 25 years of combined legal experience in New Jersey, Nathan Hewette-Guyton and Jason Gareis are experienced, capable, prepared and eager to fight for you.
Call or email today and let us FIGHT FOR YOU.