If you are pulled over in New Jersey, you will likely be asked for your license and registration. So what happens if you do not have your driver’s license with you? There are multiple reasons one may not have their license or a valid license. Each reason will carry a different penalty. Read on for more information regarding driving without a license and what you need to know if you are pulled over.
If you are pulled over and you are found to be without a license for any of the above reasons, you will want to contact a skilled traffic violations attorney.
There are a few exceptions to the laws regarding unlicensed drivers. For example, New Jersey just passed a new law stating that teens who pass the road test will be able to use their validated permits as a license for a temporary period. This law has been created to avoid long lines at the MVC during the coronavirus pandemic.
If you or a loved one is charged with driving without a license, call our firm today to explore all of your options.
Kevin T. Conway is an experienced Bergen County criminal attorney handling DUI, DWI, traffic violations, violent crimes, sex crimes, illegal gun possession, shoplifting, and juvenile crimes. Attorney Conway is also experienced in commercial law matters, zoning law, and estate planning. If you need an aggressive criminal lawyer, contact The Law Office of Kevin T. Conway for a free consultation.