Criminal Defense Attorney in North Brunswick Township, NJ
Are you scheduled to appear at North Brunswick Township Municipal Court for a DWI, traffic violation, ordinance infraction, or a disorderly persons offense? If so, enlisting the help of a skilled New Jersey criminal defense attorney can improve your chances of a favorable outcome. Attorney Joseph D. Lento and his dedicated criminal defense team have an impressive track record representing clients in municipal courts throughout New Jersey, including North Brunswick.
A Brief Overview of North Brunswick Township, New Jersey
Located in western Middlesex County, the Township of North Brunswick was one of the original 104 townships established in 1798, shortly after New Jersey became a state. Home to about 44,000 people, North Brunswick is a commuter township within the New York City suburbs, offering its residents a suburban lifestyle with easy access to main thoroughfares leading both to New York City and to Philadelphia.
About North Brunswick Township Municipal Court
Located in the Government and Community Complex on Hermann Rd., North Brunswick Township Municipal Court primarily presides over cases involving traffic infractions, ordinance breaches, and disorderly persons incidents within the borough. More serious indictable offenses are referred to the Middlesex County Superior Court in nearby New Brunswick. Additionally, the on-call municipal judge can issue emergency temporary restraining orders during holidays, weekends, and after-hours when Superior Court offices are closed.
Municipal Court Contact Information:
North Brunswick Township Municipal Court
710 Hermann Road
North Brunswick, NJ 08902
Phone: (732) 247-0922, ext. 425
Email: [email protected]
Municipal Court Judges: Christine Heitmann (Chief Judge), Joseph Lombardi,
Court Administrator: Kim Molnar
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am – 3:45 pm
The Importance of Retaining Legal Counsel for Your Municipal Court Appearance
In New Jersey, even minor offenses can lead to significant fines, jail time, and a long-lasting criminal record. Hiring an attorney with extensive experience in NJ municipal courts offers the best opportunity for securing leniency and mitigating the most severe consequences. A good lawyer can present compelling evidence to prove your innocence, negotiate for reduced penalties or charges, and may even succeed in having the charges dismissed. If you are eligible for a diversionary program such as Pre-Trial Intervention or Conditional Discharge, your attorney can also coordinate the application process to improve your likelihood of acceptance into the program.
The Lento Law Firm provides comprehensive legal assistance for clients appearing before the North Brunswick Township Municipal Court, addressing a wide array of court-related issues, including:
- Traffic citations/moving violations
- DWI charges
- Drug-related offenses
- Disorderly conduct
- Criminal mischief
- Restraining orders
- Diversionary programs
- Indictable offenses
In collaboration with his exceptional legal defense team, Attorney Joseph D. Lento can give you the best odds for a favorable resolution of your municipal court case. If you are summoned to the North Brunswick Township Municipal Court, don't delay in contacting the Lento Law Firm at 888-535-3686.