Introduction

New Jersey Criminal Defense Lawyer Marain, NJ marijuana and NJ drugs. NJ criminal and municipal court defenseAllan Marain is one of the Marijuana Lawyers in New Jersey™. He has obtained acquittals for persons found with nickel bags of marijuana, or a few marijuana seeds, as well as persons found with many pounds of weed. He has successfully represented persons arrested in their homes, in New Jersey college dormatories, in cars, on New Jersey streets, and even marijuana inside New Jersey prisons. He fights for clients arrested for marijuana possession, marijuana distribution, or possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. He fights marijuana cases in federal court, municipal court, the Superior Court of New Jersey, juvenile court, and on appeal. His marijuana clients have included people arrested following issuance of a search warrant, as well as searches with no warrant. He obtained amicus status on behalf of both the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), and the Coalition for Medical Marijuana--NJ (CMMNJ), in an application before the Supreme Court of New Jersey. That application sought recognition of the “necessity” defense to possession of marijuana in situations not addressed by the New Jersey Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act (CUMMA).

Trial Experience

Allan has been a member of the New Jersey and federal bars since 1976. During most of that time, he was in private practice. Criminal defense, especially as it relates to drug charges, has always been a predominant feature of that practice. Between 1989 and 1997, Allan served as a staff attorney with the Office of the Public Defender, Middlesex Trial Region. In that nine-year period, his exclusive assignment was criminal defense. He tried numerous indictments in the Superior Court of New Jersey, usually in front of juries. Law & Politics Magazine, and the publishers of New Jersey Monthly, have included Allan Marain on its annual list of New Jersey “Super Lawyers” on six separate occasions. A 2013 Joint Resolution of the New Jersey Legislature recognized him, stating, “Within all the spheres of his life and work, Allan Marain has established a model to emulate and set a standard of excellence towards which others might strive[.]”

Bar Admissions

Allan is admitted to practice before all New Jersey State Courts, and before the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Also the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuitmarijuana grass pot arrested New Brunswick Municipal Court Superior Court criminal defense lawyer, the Federal Aviation Administration, the National Transportation Safety Board, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the United States Tax Court, and the United States Supreme Court.



Activities in Professional Organizations

Allan is a member of the Legal Committee of NORML.  He has attended every NORML annual legal defense seminar in Key West, Florida, since 2001 except for 2010, most recently attending in December 2016. Allan helped found NORML-NJ. He drafted and filed its Articles of Incorporation. He is a former director of, and now serves in an advisory capacity for CMMNJ.

Allan belongs to the New Jersey State Bar Association. He is a past chair of its Criminal Law Section as well as of its Municipal Court Practice Section. In 2006, Allan delivered a lecture to the Annual Meeting of the New Jersey State Bar Association, in Atlantic City. His topic was, Courtroom Challenges to Laboratory Identification of Marijuana. As a Senior Instructor with Garden State Continuing Legal Education Services, Allan has lectured to lawyers throughout New Jersey on defense of persons charged with marijuana and marijuana-related offenses. Allan has also been a guest lecturer in criminology courses at Rutgers University.NJ criminal defense lawyer Allan Marain defends cases in NJ involving marijuana and drugs

Allan is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is a former member of the Board of Trustees of the Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey.  He completed a three-year term as trustee of the Middlesex County Bar Association.  member of national association of criminal defense lawyers handles marijuana charges grass pot arrested New BrunswickHe is on the Middlesex County Assignment Judge's Criminal Lawyers Committee. He serves on the Editorial Advisory Board of James Publishing Incorporated, publisher of Relentless Criminal Cross Examination and numerous other litigation texts. The February 2005 "New Jersey Lawyers Magazine," published by the New Jersey State Bar Association, featured Allan's article entitled, "Expungement of Criminal Proceedings."

Academic Information

Allan was graduated with honors in 1976 from Seton Hall University School of Law. He is a Senior Instructor with Garden State Continuing Legal Education Services, where he has co-presented its seminar to New Jersey attorneys, "Defending a Marijuana Case in Municipal Court." He has been a guest lecturer at Seton Hall Law School and at Rutgers University. He has also instructed the Skills and Methods Course in Criminal Law for the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education.

Personal Information

Allan lives with his wife Karen in Franklin Township, and in Nutley NJ. Their pure white Persian cat, Penny, alas, has gone to that great catnip farm in the sky. Allan's hobbies include reading, mathematics, philosophy, sociology, computers, aviation, movies, and physics. He also likes New Jersey Criminal Defense Lawyer Allan Marain:  marijuana, drugsanimals and music. He enjoys playing chess, checkers, hearts, backgammon, and monopoly.

Allan’s readings include both fiction and non-fiction. His non-fiction readings typically relate to the hobbies listed above. Allan’s fiction readings include humor, science fiction, and courtroom dramas. His two favorite science fiction authors (now both deceased) are Robert Heinlein and Isaac Asimov.

His three favorite courtroom novels are The Caine Mutiny, by Herman Wouk; To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee; and Anatomy of a Murder, by Robert Traver. John Grisham novels are not among Allan’s favorites. He finds too much fantasizing in them. It’s not that Allan has anything against fantasizing as such. For example, he’s a real Batman fan, and he enjoyed all three Terminator movies. But what he dislikes is fantasizing in something that tries to present itself as plausible.

Allan has a commercial pilot’s license, is a Certified Flight Instructor, an instrument ground instructor, and an advanced ground instructor. His last aviation project was to obtain proficiency with Bendix/King KLN89B Global Positioning System (GPS) navigating equipment. He flew regularly from Central Jersey Regional Airport (47N) in Manville, New Jersey. Allan grounded himself several year ago when he found that he lacked NJ Marijuana Lawyer and NJ Criminal Defense Lawyer NJ for nj marijuana and drug arreststime to fly regularly and thus maintain sufficient proficiency. However, he maintains his flight instruction certificate and occasionally lectures on instrument flying. He looks forward to resuming his flying at some future date.

No aspect of this website has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

 Overview  |  Allan Marain  |  Norman Epting, Jr. 
 Case Evaluation  |  Expungements  |  Radio Promo  |  Gun Lawyers  |  Your Privacy  |  Contact Us 

 Possession  |  Distribution  |  Intent To Distribute  |  Paraphernalia  |  Growing  |  Juveniles  |  PTI 
 CDS in Motor Veh.  |  Conditional Dschg  |  Drug Tests  |  School Zone  |  Public Housing  |  Public Parks 
 Public Buildings  |  Manufacturing  |  Drivers Licenses  |  Cocaine 

(Federal)  Possession  |  Distribution  |  Constitutionality  |  The Twilight Zone 

 Stopped by Police  |  Jersey Justice  |  El Paso  |  Jury Service  |  Dangerous Drugs 
 High Links  |  About Marijuana 

 Bill Maher  |  Jill Stein, 2016  |  Drug Informants  |  Directions  |  Parking 



“He has erected a multitude of New Offices, and sent hither swarms of officers to harass our people and eat out their substance.

--The Declaration of Independence


“Chris Christie is a disgrace not just to NJ and the USA, but to humanity as a whole. His refusal to acknowledge the majority in this country of cannabis supporters is appalling. He is literally the cancer killing our country and we need to bury this sack of garbage in a landfill FAR FAR away from politics.”

--Jason Mueller, June 30, 2015,
Responding on Yahoo! to Chris Christie announcement
that he is seeking to be President of the United States

Law Offices of Allan Marain
Attorneys and Counsellors at Law Lawyer handles marijuana charged in New Brunswick Rutgers arrests and paraphernalia charges
100 Bayard Street
P.O. Box 1030
New Brunswick NJ 08903
732-828-2020
Or Toll Free: 855-NJ-GRASS   (855-654-7277)
email: Info@NJMarijuana.com

Marijuana Lawyers in New Jersey™ and NJMarijuana.com
© Copyright 2006-2017, Allan Marain, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
All rights reserved.

For information, questions, or suggestions about our site, please email our webmaster.

Reefer, pot, weed, grass, Mary Jane, cannabis, ganja, dope, marijuana, marihuana: Call it what you will, spell it as you please, we will defend marijuana charges against you with the benefit of approximately seventy years combined experience handling marijuana and marijuana-related arrests. Centrally located in Middlesex County, New Jersey marijuana lawyers Marain and Epting also handle marijuana arrests and charges arising in Bergen, Burlington, Hunterdon, Mercer, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Somerset, Sussex, Union, and Warren Counties. Their cases have included marijuana arrests at the Sports Complex, and at the PNC Arts Center in Holmdel. Other frequent hot spots for marijuana arrests handled include Seabright, and Seaside Heights. Rutgers University arrests in New Brunswick and Piscataway number among the frequent fliers. Towns that we cover include Asbury Park, Bedminster, Belleville in Essex County, Bergenfield, Berkeley Heights, Bernards Township, Bernardsville in Union county, Bogota, Bound Brook, Branchburg, Brick in Monmouth County, Bridgewater, Clifton, Clinton in Hunterdon County, Closter, Cranbury, Cranford, Cresskill in Bergen County, Deal, Demarest, Denville, Dover in Morris County, Dumont, Dunellen, East Brunswick in Middlesex County, East Rutherford, East Windsor, Edison in Middlesex County, Elizabeth, Emerson, Englewood, Englishtown in Monmouth County, Ewing, Fair Lawn, Franklin Township, Freehold, Garfield, Garwood, Hackensack, Highland Park in Middlesex County, Hillsborough, Hillsdale, Hillside in Union County, Jersey City, Kearny, Kenilworth in Union County, Lakewood, Lawrence Township, Mahwah in Bergen County, Manville, Marlboro, Matawan, Metuchen, Middlesex Borough in Middlesex County, Monroe, Mountainside, New Brunswick, North Brunswick in Middlesex County, Nutley, Old Bridge, Paramus, Parsippany, Paterson, Perth Amboy in Middlesex County, Piscataway, Plainfield, Plainsboro, Point Pleasant, Princeton in Mercen County, Rahway, Raritan, Readington, Red Bank in Monmouth County, Ridgefield, Ridgefield Park, Ridgewood, Robbinsville in Mercer County, Rockaway, Rocky Hill, Roselle, Roselle Park, Rutherford in Bergen County, Sayreville, Scotch Plains, Seabright, Seaside Heights in Ocean County, Seaside Park, Secaucus, Shrewsbury, Somerville, South Amboy in Middlesex County, South Bound Brook, South Brunswick, South Orange, South Plainfield, South River, Sparta, Spotswood in Middlesex County, Summit, Teaneck, Tenafly, Toms River, Trenton, Union, Wall, Warren, Washington, Watchung, West Windsor, Westfield in Union County, Woodbridge, and other communities in Bergen County, Mercer County, Middlesex County, Monmouth County, Ocean County, Somerset County, Sussex County, Union County, and Warren County. Arrested elsewhere? Call anyway. We can suggest experienced marijuana lawyers in other New Jersey counties, and even in states other than New Jersey.

Web site design by DNEBA Enterprises » Accessible and Effective Web Design.
Search engine optimization by Rank Magic.
Hosted by Westhost »When you expect more from your Web host.
Page last updated 12 December 2016, and displayed Sunday 25 June 2017, at 09:43:09 MDT.


site conforms to w3c standards to better serve person charged in dorm for arrest arrested charge marijuana pot paraphernalia pipe in new jersey nj   Site of Marijuana lawyers adheres to CSS standards, to better serve persons charged with offenses related to grass drugs bongs arrested PNC Rutgers nj marijuana arrest municipal court   Site powered by Apache for users with problems relating to NJ New Jersey marijuana pot paraphernalia arrest arrested municipal court lawyer Rutgers police   Dynamic Drive provides much-valued technical assistance for attorneys at law in New Jersey court defense