Runnemede Municipal Court

Criminal Defense Attorney in Runnemede, NJ

An experienced criminal defense lawyer can make a big difference in your case when you appear at Runnemede Municipal Court. Joseph D. Lento is a New Jersey criminal defense attorney with vast experience in the municipal court system of New Jersey, including Runnemede, NJ. He will work on your behalf to obtain the best possible outcome for your case.

About Runnemede, New Jersey

Located about 20 minutes southeast of downtown Philadelphia, the borough of Runnemede, NJ is home to roughly 8500 people. First settled by colonists in the early 1700s, Runnemede was officially incorporated in 1926, deriving its name from Runnymede, England. Today, the residents of Runnymede enjoy easy commutes to Philadelphia in a suburban environment with a low crime rate.

Information About the Runnemede Municipal Court

The Runnemede Municipal Court convenes in the Municipal Building near the center of town. This court mainly handles traffic tickets, ordinance violations, and disorderly persons offenses within the borough itself, while serious offenses are transferred to Camden County Superior Court. The Runnemede Municipal Court can also handle temporary restraining orders in the community during off-hours when the Superior Court is closed.

Runnemede Municipal Court Location/Contact Info

Borough of Runnemede

24 North Black Horse Pike

Runnemede, NJ 08078

Phone: 856-939-5252

How Lento Law Can Help You

It is important to understand that even if you are facing charges at Runnemede Municipal Court for minor offenses, you may still face jail time and a criminal record if convicted. This is especially true if you don't have an experienced attorney at your side. A lawyer with specific municipal court experience can be a huge advantage as it opens up more options for you to reach a positive resolution.

As an attorney well-versed in the workings of New Jersey's municipal court system, Joseph D. Lento can work on your behalf to defend against the charges, help you to get the charges dropped, or negotiate for reduced penalties, depending on the circumstances. If you are eligible for a diversionary program such as Conditional Discharge or Pre-Trial Intervention, you could have your charges dismissed with a clean criminal record once you have completed all requirements. Mr. Lento can assist you in submitting your application to help increase your chances of being accepted into the program.

The Lento Law Firm commonly helps Runnemede defendants with the following issues, among others:

  • Traffic tickets and moving violations
  • DWI charges
  • Trespassing
  • Disorderly behavior
  • Simple assault
  • Shoplifting/petty theft
  • Minor drug offenses
  • Criminal mischief

Contact a Runnemede Criminal Defense Attorney

If you are summoned to appear at Runnemede Municipal Court, don't take unnecessary risks with your future. Attorney Joseph D. Lento can help you achieve the best possible outcome for your case. Call the Lento Law Firm at 888-535-3686 to schedule a consultation 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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