Criminal Defense Attorney in Newfield, NJ
If you are facing a DWI, moving violation, or disorderly person's offense and have to appear in Newfield Borough Municipal Court, having an experienced attorney can make all the difference in your case. Joseph D. Lento is a New Jersey criminal defense lawyer with extensive experience in New Jersey's municipal court systems, including the Borough of Newfield. Mr. Lento will work to get you the best possible outcome for your case.
About Newfield, New Jersey
Located in southern Gloucester County, the small Borough of Newfield, NJ is home to about 1500 people. Formerly part of the much-larger Franklin Township, Newfield was established as a separate borough in 1924 as a result of a public referendum by its residents. Today, Newfield offers its inhabitants a small-town, semi-rural lifestyle near the midpoint between Philadelphia and the Atlantic coast.
About Newfield Borough Municipal Court
Under a shared services agreement, Newfield Borough Municipal Court cases are held at Franklin Joint Municipal Court in nearby Franklin Township. This court primarily deals with moving violations, ordinance infractions, and disorderly persons offenses in the borough, while more serious indictable crimes are referred to Gloucester County Superior Court in Woodbury.
Municipal Court Contact Info:
Newfield Borough Municipal Court
1571 Delsea Drive
Franklinville, NJ 08322
Municipal Court Judge: John J. Armano, Jr.
Court Administrator: Tracey A. Bleda
Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 8:00am-3:30pm
How the Lento Law Firm Can Help You in Municipal Court
Some people believe that since Newfield Borough Municipal Court deals mostly with minor offenses, they may represent themselves without the assistance of an attorney. However, in New Jersey, even convictions for minor crimes can result in a criminal record, fines, and even jail time--especially without a seasoned attorney to represent you. Attorney Joseph Lento has represented clients in municipal courts throughout the state on charges ranging from traffic offenses to more serious crimes. Mr. Lento will work tirelessly to get you the best possible outcome for your case, whether that means getting the charges against you dropped entirely or reduced to a lesser offense. If you are eligible for a diversionary program like Pre-Trial Intervention or Conditional Discharge, Mr. Lento can also coordinate your application to give you the best chance for acceptance.
The Lento Law Firm can assist you in all matters relating to Newfield Borough Municipal Court, including:
- Traffic tickets/moving violations
- DWI charges
- Drug-related offenses
- Disorderly behavior
- Criminal mischief
- Restraining orders
- Diversionary programs
- Indictable offenses
If you are summoned to appear at Newfield Borough Municipal Court, Mr. Lento and his team can help improve your chances for a more favorable resolution. To schedule a consultation, call the Lento Law Firm today at 888-535-3686.