Criminal Defense Attorney in Middlesex, NJ
When you are summoned to the Middlesex Borough Municipal Court for a DWI, ordinance infringement, or a disorderly persons offense, engaging a skilled New Jersey criminal defense attorney dramatically enhances your chances for a positive outcome. Joseph D. Lento and his criminal defense team possess extensive experience in New Jersey's municipal courts, including Middlesex Borough. They are committed to working relentlessly on your behalf to get the most favorable resolution for your case.
About Middlesex, New Jersey
Located in the northeast corner of Middlesex County in the Raritan Valley, the Borough of Middlesex derives its name from Middlesex, England. It was incorporated as its own borough from parts of Piscataway Township in 1913. Today, Middlesex is home to approximately 15,000 people, serving as a suburban community within the busy New York City suburbs.
Middlesex Borough Municipal Court: An Overview
Middlesex Borough Municipal Courthouse convenes at the Borough Hall on Mountain Avenue. This court mainly oversees traffic tickets, ordinance violations, DWI, and disorderly persons offenses within the borough. More severe indictable criminal charges are referred to Middlesex County Superior Court in New Brunswick.
Municipal Court Contact Details:
Middlesex Borough Municipal Court
1200 Mountain Avenue
Middlesex, NJ 08846
Phone: 732-356-4644 ext. 245
Office Hours: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday
Municipal Court Judge: Spero Kalambakas
Court Administrator: Merari Gaud
The Importance of Having Legal Representation in Municipal Court
Even minor criminal accusations in New Jersey can lead to considerable penalties, including jail time, probation, and substantial fines. Furthermore, a criminal record resulting from a conviction can impact your life for years to come. This underscores the need for seasoned legal representation when appearing in municipal court. A lawyer with specific experience in NJ municipal courts can significantly decrease the likelihood of facing the harshest penalties. They can negotiate with prosecutors and judges to get you lighter penalties, reduced charges, or even have charges dismissed altogether. If you qualify for a diversionary program such as Pre-Trial Intervention or Conditional Discharge, a knowledgeable attorney can also streamline your application process to maximize the chances of acceptance into the program.
The Lento Law Firm offers assistance with all court-related matters at Middlesex Borough Municipal Court, including:
- Traffic tickets/moving violations
- Drug-related offenses
- Disorderly conduct
- Criminal mischief
- Restraining orders
- Indictable offenses
- Diversionary programs
Don't leave your future to chance when facing charges in Middlesex Borough Municipal Court. Allow Attorney Joseph D. Lento and his team to leverage their experience and resources for the most favorable outcome. Contact the Lento Law Firm today at 888-535-3686.