Cranbury Township Municipal Court

Criminal Defense Attorney in Cranbury Township, NJ

Receiving a summons to the Cranbury Township Municipal Court can be scary, but with the assistance of a seasoned New Jersey defense lawyer, your chances for a favorable outcome are significantly increased. Boasting considerable experience in NJ's municipal courts—including Cranbury—Attorney Joseph D. Lento and his team are committed to obtaining positive results for you when dealing with charges such as DWI, ordinance violations, or disorderly person offenses.

About Cranbury, New Jersey

Home to about 3900 people, the Township of Cranbury sits at the midpoint between New York City and Philadelphia in the heart of Middlesex County. Once serving as headquarters for General Washington during the Revolutionary War, Cranbury today is perhaps best known for its well-preserved historic district with many homes and buildings dating back to the 18th and 19th centuries.

About Cranbury Township Municipal Court

Under a shared services agreement, Cranbury Township Municipal Court convenes at the Municipal Court in nearby Plainsboro Township. This court mainly addresses minor matters like traffic citations, DWI, ordinance breaches, and disorderly persons offenses, while more severe indictable crimes are handled by the Middlesex County Superior Court in New Brunswick. During non-business hours, holidays, and weekends when the Superior Court is closed, the on-call Municipal Court Judge can issue emergency temporary restraining orders as required.

Municipal Court Contact Information:

Plainsboro Township Municipal Court

641 Plainsboro Road

Plainsboro, NJ 08536

Phone: 609-799-0863

Fax: 609-936-1441

Office Hours: 8:45am - 4:15pm Monday - Friday

Municipal Court Judge: Edward H. Herman

Municipal Court Administrator: Susan Slavicek

The Benefits of Having an Attorney in Municipal Court

In New Jersey, enduring a criminal conviction—even for a minor offense—may result in long-lasting consequences that can restrict your life prospects for years to come. Such repercussions include incarceration, probation, hefty fines, and a criminal record. Engaging the services of an accomplished defense lawyer when appearing in municipal court will give you a better chance to avoid these excessive penalties. A skilled attorney can use their experience to exonerate you, negotiate a reduction in your charges or penalties, or even have the charges dismissed. If you qualify, they will also assist you in applying for diversionary programs like Pre-Trial Intervention or Conditional Discharge, which can help you prevent the creation of a criminal record.

The Lento Law Firm can provide assistance with all court-related matters at the Cranbury Township Municipal Court, including but not limited to:

  • Traffic citations/moving violations
  • DWI
  • Trespassing
  • Harassment
  • Assault
  • Drug-related offenses
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Criminal mischief
  • Restraining orders
  • Indictable offenses
  • Diversionary programs

If you are defending yourself against charges in the Cranbury Township Municipal Court, don't leave your future to uncertainty. Attorney Joseph D. Lento and his team possess extensive familiarity with New Jersey's municipal courts and can help you achieve the most favorable outcome possible. To schedule a consultation, contact the Lento Law Firm today at 888-535-3686..

​​​Contact The Lento Law Firm Today

When it comes to criminal defense cases, you need the right person in your corner. To learn more about how Mr. Lento can help you, call the Lento Law Firm today at 888-535-3686. or contact him online.

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