Perth Amboy Municipal Court

Criminal Defense Attorney in Perth Amboy, NJ

Facing a court summons to Perth Amboy Municipal Court can be daunting, but enlisting the services of a skilled New Jersey criminal defense attorney can significantly improve the outcome of your case. Attorney Joseph D. Lento and his legal defense team have an established track record of representing clients in municipal court cases across NJ, including Perth Amboy. Whether dealing with a traffic violation, a DWI charge, or a disorderly persons offense, the Lento Law Firm will ardently advocate on your behalf to help you obtain the best possible resolution.

An Overview of Perth Amboy, New Jersey

Located in northeast Middlesex County, the City of Perth Amboy is a historic waterfront community situated where the Arthur Kill and Raritan River empty into Raritan Bay. It derives its unique name from a combination of the Earl of Perth (a Scottish nobleman) and a corruption of the original name the Lenape tribe gave to the land ("Ompoge"). Today, Perth Amboy is part of the busy NYC metropolitan area, home to approximately 55,000 people.

About Perth Amboy Municipal Court

Located on New Brunswick St., Perth Amboy Municipal Court primarily oversees traffic citations, DWIs, ordinance violations, and disorderly persons charges within the city. Indictable criminal cases are referred to the Middlesex County Superior Court in New Brunswick for trial.

Court Location and Contact Information:

Perth Amboy Municipal Court

361 New Brunswick Avenue

Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

Phone: (732) 442-6011

Email: [email protected]

Municipal Court Judges: Kenneth L. Gonzalez (Chief Judge), George M. Boyd, Michelle Roman

Court Administrator: Tia Alamo

Office Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Why Hire an Attorney for Perth Amboy Municipal Court

One should never assume that minor offenses will result in trivial penalties. In New Jersey, even seemingly insignificant offenses can lead to lasting consequences upon conviction, such as jail time, fines, and a criminal record that can haunt you for years. Tackling these charges without legal representation significantly heightens the risk of a more severe sentence.

An attorney who is proficient in NJ municipal court procedures can greatly enhance your prospects of a favorable outcome. They can introduce exonerating evidence, negotiate for diminished charges or reduced penalties, or even secure the complete dismissal of charges. If you are eligible for a diversionary program like Pre-Trial Intervention or Conditional Discharge (which could lead to your charges being dropped), a seasoned lawyer can ensure that your application is correctly submitted and stands the best chance of approval.

The Lento Law Firm offers clients comprehensive legal support for all matters related to Perth Amboy Municipal Court, including, but not limited to:

  • Traffic violations
  • DWI charges
  • Simple assault
  • Criminal mischief
  • Harassment
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Drug offenses
  • Restraining orders
  • Diversionary programs
  • Indictable offenses

Do not jeopardize your future or a criminal record by representing yourself at Perth Amboy Municipal Court. Attorney Joseph D. Lento and his dedicated team will relentlessly strive to secure the most favorable outcome for your case. Get in touch with the Lento Law Firm at 888-535-3686 today.

​​​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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