All posts by: Basil Beck

About Basil Beck

I am a sole practitioner attorney located in Norristown, Pennsylvania providing individualized and experienced representation to those across the greater Philadelphia metro area including Montgomery, Delaware, Chester, and Bucks counties. My focus is on defending clients in criminal and personal injury matters, traffic and drivers license suspension and restoration cases, as well as a juvenile practice tailored to representing young people who have made mistakes and are facing criminal charges.

It’s The Season For Stealing at Local Malls Among the various theft offenses, retail theft is the most common in Pennsylvania. In Montgomery County, the incidence of retail theft at the King of Prussia Mall, and other prominent malls such the Plymouth Meeting Mall and the Montgomery Mall increases particularly as the holiday season approaches. […]

First Time DUI Arrest in Montgomery County: Now What? Every matter involving a first time DUI in Montgomery County, PA will begin at the district court in the township where the offense was alleged to have occurred. The district court judge will arraign the person charged with the DUI offense. This is a bail hearing. […]

Recently, it was reported that a Collegeville, Pennsylvania,man was sentenced in Montgomery County Court to 100 days to five years in county prison after he pleaded guilty to driving with a blood-alcohol level of more than twice the legal limit in January. The driver was arrested and charged with DUI after he crashed his automobile into […]

In 2014 the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas decided to take all the DUIs that occur in the county and set aside one courtroom, one judge, and one set of district attorneys to handle each and every case to their conclusion. This post is for those who have gotten a DUI and who want […]

As a public service, and to heighten awareness about DUI in Montgomery County PA and the surrounding areas, here are “3 DUI Facts You May Not Have Known.” DID YOU KNOW THESE 3 DUI FACTS? 1.  You do not have to actually be driving a car to be convicted of drunk driving.  That’s right.  The […]

The Dangers of Texting While Driving in PA We all know that texting while driving car is hazardous, to say the least.  It takes your eyes off the road and slows the driver’s reaction time.  But a lot of people are unaware that Pennsylvania actually has a ban on texting while driving.  The law prohibits […]

Juvenile Court is a lot different than adult court in many ways.  Juvenile court can serve the same functions as adult court with the exception of the terminology being so different.  This is one of the reasons that obtaining a lawyer who practices Montgomery County Juvenile law is important if the family is to navigate […]

If you have been charged with a crime, you will need the criminal defense attorney services provided by a skilled and experienced defense attorney. You will be faced with the efforts of an aggressive prosecutor who is only concerned with winning a conviction. To offset this threat you will need to retain the most skilled […]