Tag: Lederman

  • Recent Important Changes in DWI Law

    Recent Important Changes in DWI Law

    Many important changes are occurring in DWI law. It is important that you have good information concerning these changes so that good decisions can be made.

  • New Breath Test Machine in NJ

    New Breath Test Machine in NJ

    The State of New Jersey has begun implementation of a new breath test device which may eventually be used throughout the State of New Jersey to determine Blood Alcohol Content in DWI cases.

  • Major change is coming to New Jersey’s DWI cases

    Major change is coming to New Jersey’s DWI cases

    Major changes are occurring in the New Jersey dwi world which will profoundly change the impact of how dwi complaints will be defended and resolved throughout the State.

  • MJ+DWI

    MJ+DWI

    With the recent legislative enactments legalizing the use, possession, and sale of marijuana, many of our clients have asked how these laws will impact DWI defense in New Jersey.

  • Post-Conviction Relief in Municipal Courts

    Post-Conviction Relief in Municipal Courts

    On March 24, 2022 I moderated a seminar for the Middlesex County Bar Association, speaking along with Judge Paul Endler and Prosecutor Mark Cintron. The topic was obtaining Post-Conviction Relief in the Municipal Courts.

  • Slip Slidin’ Away

    Slip Slidin’ Away

    By Peter H. Lederman   Paul Simon wrote a catchy, yet profound song back in the 70s about how we sometimes get so far, but then somehow, well, never make it to the end. “Slip slidin’ away, slip slidin’ away … you know the nearer your destination, the more you’re slip slidin’ away.” I suppose…

  • Do Justice, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly With the Lord … Redux

    Do Justice, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly With the Lord … Redux

    I was seated in a small, crowded, Somerset County municipal courtroom, located above the town’s police headquarters, surrounded by attorneys and the band of unfortunates summoned to appear that night. Having just waited in a narrow hallway to speak with the prosecutor, who sat at a conference room table surrounded by this town’s “finest,” I…

  • Seminar Summary

    Seminar Summary

    On March 18, 2021, I was privileged to conduct a seminar along with several distinguished members of the Middlesex County Bar Association

  • Seminar Testimonial

    Seminar Testimonial

    This is a comment from one of Mr. Lederman’s colleagues after a seminar he gave on March 18th 2021. “You have not only devoted your life to represent DWI defendants, but you have spent much time educating other lawyers. I just wanted you to know that we appreciate the commitment you have made.”

  • UP IN A PUFF…REDUX

    UP IN A PUFF…REDUX

    Recently in this column, I put forward the proposition that Municipal Courts, as we have  come to know them, have changed dramatically with Covid and common internet use and that these changes would permanently affect the very nature of how these courts operate going forward.