Criminal Defense Attorney in Keansburg, NJ
If you have been summoned to appear at Keansburg Municipal Court, whether due to allegations of DWI, traffic infractions, or disorderly persons offenses, engaging the services of a skilled New Jersey criminal defense attorney will improve your chances of a fair resolution. The Lento Law Firm Criminal Defense Team boast an impressive history of successfully representing clients in the New Jersey municipal court system, including Keansburg Municipal Court. They are highly committed to protecting your legal rights and striving for the most favorable outcome for your case.
Keansburg, New Jersey
Since first being discovered by Henry Hudson in 1609, the area now known as Keansburg has gone through many names since being settled (including Waackaack, Tanner's Landing, and Granville) before being incorporated as the Borough of Keansburg in 1917. Since then, this community of 9700 residents has had a long-standing history as a shoreline destination along Raritan Bay, known for its amusement park, free beaches, and skyline views of New York City.
About Keansburg Municipal Court
Keansburg Municipal Court is located in the George E. Kauffmann Municipal Building on Church Street. It primarily has jurisdiction over traffic offenses, ordinance violations, and disorderly persons offenses within the borough. More severe crimes are directed to the Monmouth County Superior Court in Freehold Borough.
Court location and contact information:
Keansburg Municipal Court
29 Church Street
Keansburg, NJ 07734
Phone: 732-787-0215 Ext. 121
Municipal Court Judge: Nicole Sonnenblick
Court Administrator: Sharon M. Devaney
Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Is Legal Representation Necessary in Municipal Court?
Although you have the right to self-representation at the Keansburg Municipal Court, it is never a good idea to appear in court without an attorney representing you. Even perceived minor offenses in New Jersey can result in significant consequences, including hefty fines, jail time, and a damaging criminal record that can impact you for years. Attending court without legal counsel increases the likelihood of receiving a more severe penalty for your alleged offense. The team at the Lento Law Firm can devise a comprehensive legal strategy designed to mitigate the penalties associated with your case. They can argue for acquittal, negotiate for reduced penalties or charges, and may even achieve a complete dismissal of the charges. If you qualify for a diversionary program like Pre-Trial Intervention or Conditional Discharge, our team can assist with your application process, enhancing your chances of acceptance.
The Lento Law Firm is equipped to handle a broad spectrum of court-related issues in Keansburg Municipal Court, including:
- Traffic infractions
- Simple assault
- Drug-related offenses
- Restraining orders
- Diversionary programs
- Indictable offenses
Avoid taking unnecessary risks with your future by appearing in Municipal Court without legal representation. The Lento Law Firm Criminal Defense Team can help you get a better outcome in Keansburg Municipal Court. Contact the Lento Law Firm at 888-535-3686 today.