How many days can I ask the judge for a continuance so that I can get a lawyer and money saved to pay them?
SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney Answered 1 year ago | Contributor
You can *ask* for anything. In terms of what's likely to be granted, 2 weeks to 1 months is what I have seen in the state in which I practice (New Jersey) for requests like this for traffic, including DUI, cases.
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