Plaintiff was driving on Somerset Street when another vehicle ran the stop sign on Oak Street causing a collision. Plaintiff sustained disc injuries to her neck requiring multiple pain management procedures and cervical spine surgery.
Represented a client accused of Driving with Suspended Driving Privileges, James J., in a municipal court in Somerset County. As a 5th offender, Mr. J was susceptible to thousands of dollars in fines, assessments, insurance surcharges, and increased insurance expenses, an additional 6-month suspension, and a mandatory 10 days jail. Despite the difficulties with the case, Mr. Kessous was able to resolve the matter to a negotiated plea to a minor document violation of failure to produce a license. This penalty carried only a fine of $183.
Successfully defended A.R.A. in a city municipal court in Union county. Mr. Kessous was able persuade the State to completely dismiss a criminal charge of Obstruction the Administration of Law. As the Defendant was attempting to adjust his status to remain in the country, this result was critical to his aspirations.
Successfully defended K.I. in a municipal court in Mercer County for various motor vehicle allegations that, if convicted, would have resulted in twelve (12) points and a suspension of driving privileges. After extensive negotiations with the State and with the approval of the Court, Mr. Kessous resolved the matter to merely a single, 0 point minor violation.
35-year-old motorist driving straight ahead when a vehicle traveling in the (policy limit) opposite direction lost control and hit his vehicle head-on. The motorist sustained injuries to his head, right arm and had, and the back of his foot.