Criminal Defense Attorney in Colts Neck Township, NJ
Facing charges at Colts Neck Township Municipal Court can be an intimidating experience, but getting help from a skilled New Jersey criminal defense attorney can dramatically affect the outcome of your case. The Lento Law Firm takes pride in our consistent record of successful advocacy for clients in municipal courts throughout New Jersey, including Colts Neck. Attorney Joseph D. Lento and his dedicated Criminal Defense Team will work to protect your rights and secure the most favorable resolution for your case--whether you're dealing with an ordinance violation, DWI, or disorderly persons offense.
About Colts Neck Township, New Jersey
Colts Neck Township is a semi-rural community of about 10,000 people situated in the heart of Monmouth County. As one of the most affluent communities in New Jersey, Colts Neck consists primarily of large homes built on multi-acre lots punctuated by numerous golf courses and equestrian farms. As such, it's a popular residential destination for working professionals commuting to New York City.
Colts Neck Township Municipal Court
Under a shared services agreement, Colts Neck Township Municipal Court is held at Holmdel Municipal Court in nearby Holmdel, but the Court retains its offices in Colts Neck. The court primarily addresses traffic tickets, ordinance violations, and disorderly persons offenses within the township, while indictable offense cases are transferred to Monmouth County Superior Court in Freehold Borough.
Court Details and Contact Information:
1 Veterans Way
Colts Neck, NJ 07722
4 Crawford Corner Road,
Holmdel, NJ 07733
Phone: (732) 431-1799
Fax: (732) 409-6438
Email: [email protected]
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Municipal Court Judge: Nicole Sonnenblick
Court Administrator: Kathryne Bradach
The Importance of Legal Representation at Colts Neck Township Municipal Court
While Municipal Court usually deals with minor offenses, don't be caught off guard. Even seemingly insignificant offenses can carry significant consequences in New Jersey, such as fines, jail time, and the lasting impact of a criminal record. Inadequate legal representation may result in harsher sentences for your alleged offenses. On the other hand, hiring a New Jersey attorney with specific experience in Municipal Court can strengthen your prospects for leniency and a favorable outcome.
A good attorney will advocate on your behalf and negotiate for lesser penalties, reduced charges, or even a full dismissal. If you are eligible for diversionary programs like Pre-Trial Intervention or Conditional Discharge, your attorney can also guide you through the application process, increasing your chances of approval.
The Lento Law Firm is ready to assist you with all matters related to Colts Neck Township Municipal Court, including but not limited to:
- Traffic violations
- Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)
- Simple assault
- Disorderly conduct
- Drug-related offenses
- Restraining orders
- Diversionary programs
- Indictable offenses
Attorney Joseph D. Lento and his Team will defend your rights at Colts Neck Township Municipal Court while achieving the best possible outcome for you. Contact the Lento Law Firm at 888-535-3686 today.