West Wildwood Municipal Court

Criminal Defense Attorney in West Wildwood, NJ

Are you being summoned to appear at West Wildwood Municipal Court in New Jersey? Whether you're facing a disorderly person's charge, ordinance violation, or DWI, having a criminal defense attorney with NJ municipal court experience can improve your chances of leniency and a positive outcome. Joseph D. Lento is a New Jersey criminal defense attorney who has represented numerous defendants in West Wildwood and other NJ communities in municipal court.

About West Wildwood, New Jersey

Located on a small island in the coastal waterways of New Jersey's Back Bay, the small Borough of West Wildwood sits just northwest of the beach community of Wildwood. Although the number of permanent residents is around 540 people, the summertime population can swell to nearly ten times that amount as beachgoers flock to their summer homes and vacation rentals.

About West Wildwood Municipal Court

Under a shared services agreement, West Wildwood Municipal Court cases are heard at the Municipal Court in nearby Wildwood, NJ. This court typically hears cases regarding traffic tickets, ordinance violations, and disorderly person offenses committed within borough limits. For indictable offenses, preliminary hearings may take place at Municipal Court before it goes to the Cape May Superior Court in Middle Township for trial.

Court Location and Contact Information:

Wildwood Municipal Court

115 West Davis Avenue

Wildwood, NJ 08260

Phone: 609-522-4924

Fax: 609-522-5383

Municipal Court Judge: Andrew J. Cafiero

Court Administrator: Jennifer Romeo Campanella

Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

How a Good Attorney Can Help You in Municipal Court

In New Jersey, no matter how minor the offense, it's not advisable to appear on your own behalf at Municipal Court. The consequences of a conviction can include fines, probation, jail time, and a criminal record that could impact you for years to come. An experienced defense attorney like Joseph Lento will be familiar with the local prosecutors and judges and will know what to expect in terms of sentencing. He can also negotiate with prosecutors for a lesser charge or sentence or even get your charges dismissed entirely. If you're eligible for a diversionary program like Pre-Trial Intervention, Mr. Lento can coordinate your application for the best chance of approval.

The Lento Law Firm can help with any of these matters at West Wildwood Municipal Court:

  • Traffic violations
  • DWI
  • Harassment
  • Simple assault
  • Minor drug offenses
  • Disorderly behavior
  • Criminal mischief
  • Petty theft
  • Restraining orders
  • Diversionary programs
  • Indictable offenses

For your court date at West Wildwood Municipal Court, don't risk going it alone. Protect your future by hiring an experienced attorney to represent your interests. Call the Lento Law Firm at 888-535-3686 for assistance with your case 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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