If you have committed a crime in New Jersey, are suspected of committing a crime in New Jersey, or have been accused of committing a crime in New Jersey the first thing to is to contact an experienced New Jersey criminal defense lawyer. Do not make the mistake of answering any questions or speaking to the police without a lawyer present, even if you are told it is only for an “interview” or just to “answer a few questions.” Instead, contact a criminal defense lawyer the first chance you have.
If your child or teenager has been charged with a juvenile offense it is critically important to work with an attorney who has extensive knowledge of New Jersey juvenile law. Do not allow your child to answer any questions or be interviewed by police or investigators until an attorney is present.
Fredric Shauger is an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Prior to going into private practice he served as an Assistant Prosecutor for Union County. Mr. Shauger has experience dealing with a variety of criminal matters including: drug possession, driving while intoxicated, theft, assault, and juvenile matters.