Other Weapons Charges

Defending Other Weapons Charges in New Jersey – Finding the Right Lawyer

The Moriarty Law Firm represents individuals charged with weapon possession, gun possession, marijuana distribution, cocaine possession, and aggravated assault throughout New Jersey. The Moriartys are available immediately to speak with you about your pending criminal charges at (732)842-7773. The initial consultation is always free of charge.

If you are facing weapons charges, you can speak with a lawyer at our firm 24 hours a day by calling (732) 842-7773. You can also contact us by e-mail. We look forward to helping you beat your gun charges.

Other Weapons Offenses in New Jersey

The most prominent weapons possession offenses in New Jersey are unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose. Some other weapons related offenses include:

  • Destructive Devices (N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3(a))
  • Sawed-off Shotguns (N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3(b))
  • Silencers (N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3(c))
  • Defaced Firearms (N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3(d))
  • Knives, Daggers, and Other Weapons (N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3(e))
  • Body Armor Penetrating Bullets (N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3(f))
  • Imitation Firearms (N.J.S.A. 2C:39-4(e))
  • Machine Guns (N.J.S.A. 2C:39-5(a))
  • Assault Firearms (N.J.S.A. 2C:39-5(f))

If you or someone you know has been charged with any of the above offenses in New Jersey, the Moriarty family can help you, just as they have helped so many others in the last 40 years. Depending on the charge, you may be facing a first degree, second degree, third degree, or fourth degree indictable offense. The degree of the offense determines the amount of jail time you are facing. It is also important to determine if you have any prior indictable criminal offenses on your record and if you are eligible for Pre-Trial Intervention, Drug Court, or any other diversionary program which allow you to avoid a prison sentence. Please contact our office at (732)842-7773 for more information.

Call Today to Begin the Defense of Your NJ Weapons Charges!

If you are facing charges related to the illegal possession of a weapon or firearm, you can call our offices 24 hours a day to speak with an attorney. Call (732) 842-7773 or contact us by e-mail to schedule a free initial consultation.

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