New Jersey Crimes

When an individual is charged with a crime in New Jersey, they are faced with a number of different consequences depending on the severity of the crime. In New Jersey, law enforcement and the criminal court system has different names for crimes than other states throughout the country do. For example, what most places referRead More

Delayed and Missed Diagnoses in Monmouth County

The general public trusts medical professionals to inform them if any potential health issues arise. When medical professionals make mistakes or are blatantly negligent, their patients can suffer tremendously. In some of the worst cases, a patient may even pass away as a result of their doctor’s negligence. If an individual goes to the doctorRead More

Shoplifting Penalties in NJ

If an individual in New Jersey is charged with shoplifting, they need to speak with an attorney as soon as possible because they face significant penalties. At Tomes & Hanratty, P.C., clients who come to us with a shoplifting charge should be sure to bring as much information as they can pertaining to the incident.Read More

How much is my accident worth?

Perhaps the most asked question on the day of the initial interview for a personal injury claim is “How much is my case worth?”  Almost always a victim is annoyed when the answer is “it is too early to tell.”  Many people fail to grasp is that every case is incomparably unique.  Even asking anRead More

Juvenile Crimes

New Jersey residents under age 18 who have been accused of a crime are usually tried in family court, where punishments are more lenient and there is a heightened focus on rehabilitation. However, in some circumstances, adolescents are tried in the state’s adult court system, which can result in lifelong repercussions. In order to haveRead More