When you are charged with a criminal offense in New Jersey you cannot ignore the situation and hope it just goes away. There needs to be a proactive approach to your defense in any matter, and an experienced attorney is needed. From the onset of the case, the State will aggressively prosecute each case to the fullest extent. Each client needs to be informed of the different possible outcomes, and any diversionary program that might be available to them. O Connor & O Connor has experience in representing clients from the initial arrest through trial. We can inform you of what pre-trial motions are necessary, including when it is appropriate to file a bail motion or motion to dismiss. We can provide the prosecutors any mitigating discovery to work out a better plea bargain, or take the case to trial if that is in the client's best interest. When facing aggressive prosecutors, you need an aggressive defense attorney to make sure your rights are being protected.