Handling Drug, DWI and Serious Cases in Municipal Court Virtual Seminar

Handling Drug, DWI and Serious Cases in Municipal Court Virtual Seminar


Mon, Oct 26, 2020    
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Handling Drug, DWI and Serious Cases in Municipal Court Virtual Seminar – October 26, 2020 at 3-6:35 PM

Virtual seminar via Zoom


– Kenneth A. Vercammen, Esq., Past Municipal Court Attorney of the Year

– Norma M. Murgado, Esq.
Chief Prosecutor (Elizabeth), Chief Prosecutor (Woodbridge)

– Lorraine Nielsen, Esq. Municipal Court Prosecutor, Milltown

– John Menzel, Esq.

– Past Chair, NJSBA Municipal Court Practice Section

– William Brigiani, Esq. Past Middlesex Bar President

This informative seminar on Municipal Court practice and procedure will familiarize you with recent new developments affecting cases that are heard in Municipal Court.

An authoritative panel of experienced attorneys will be joined by well-respected Municipal Prosecutors to explore a wide variety of matters that you are likely to encounter. They will also bring you up to date on recent developments you need to understand in order to effectively represent your clients.

Free for law students based on space available.

NEW JERSEY INSTITUTE FOR CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION – NJICLE, A Division of the NJSBA NJ State Bar. For lawyers $150- $190 tuition depending on NJSBA membership. ½ price for Judges.

One Constitution Square, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 Phone: (732) 214-8500 · [email protected]


Municipal Court and Criminal Law Attorneys may also be interested in the book Defending DWI and Drug Possession (2020) Bound book. List Price: $59.00 USD. NJ State Bar’s new book. Written by: Kenneth A. Vercammen

This informative handbook will provide you with guidance on how to handle everything pertaining to the drug and DWI defense from the initial contact with the client, to walking into the courthouse, and managing the steps that follow. It is a “how to” manual that you and your staff can follow with checklists and forms.

This book is intended to help solo/small-firm attorneys and newly admitted attorneys prepare to handle these cases and to better represent their clients. This handbook will help attorneys represent persons charged with DWI, drug, and other criminal and traffic offenses.

Special Feature: Over 50 modifiable forms and motions

Over 50 forms and motions are included to help make you (and your staff) more efficient and productive, while also reducing the chance for mistakes.

Also includes a section on marketing the DWI and drug defense practice.

Table of Contents:

1 Pre-Interview

2 Office Interview and Preparing Notices to the Court and Prosecutor

3 Pretrial Motions

4 Trial Preparation

5 Trial

6 Sentencing and Post Trial

7 Supreme Court Caselaw and Federal Statutes

8 Marketing the DWI and Drug Defense Practice

Book # 1177719 New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education A Division of the NJSBA One Constitution Square, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 (732) 214-8500 · [email protected]