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Highland Park NJ Criminal Lawyer
The biggest step you can take to help yourself avoid penalties that can be life altering is to hire a knowledgeable Highland Park NJ Criminal Lawyer. Whether its a criminal offense or a serious traffic violation like DWI or driving while suspended, do not make the mistake of thinking it is anything that you can afford to overlook. You can actually be sentenced to six months in jail for most disorderly persons offenses and the ramifications only get worse for indictable crimes, for example, aggravated assault or possession of cocaine or prescription drugs like adderall or oxycontin. The attorneys at our criminal firm include multiple former prosecutors with over 100 years of experience defending a broad range of offenses. For an immediate consultation with an attorney on our staff, call our New Brunswick Office at 732-246-7126.
Highland Park Municipal Court Information
The Highland Park Municipal Court is one of limited jurisdiction just like all other local tribunals in New Jersey. Authority is limited to dealing with quasi criminal matters, referred to as disorderly persons offenses, traffic tickets and ordinance violations. The most frequently encountered charges include disorderly conduct, harassment, marijuana possession, simple assault and resisting arrest. Court sessions take place on the first Monday of the month at 6:00 p.m., first and third Tuesday at 9:00 a.m., and the second, third and fourth Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. The Court Administrator, Tracey Horan, and her staff can be reached at 732-777-6010. The Highland Park Municipal Court is located at 221 South Fifth Avenue, Highland Park, NJ 08904. Your case will be decided by Honorable Edward H. Herman. For more detailed information refer to the official website for Highland Park Municipal Court.
Highland Park Criminal Defense Attorney
Our team of lawyers has occasion to appear in Highland Park frequently as our office in New Brunswick is less than two miles from the municipal court. We also handle first, second, third and fourth degree crimes at the Middlesex County Superior Court that arise in the Borough. In fact, Jason Seidman of our firm is a former county prosecutor who has handled hundreds of indictable cases at the courthouse. If you have been charged with any type of violation, we certainly are equipped to provide you competent representation. For an immediate free consultation, call us at 732-246-7126.
Directions to Highland Park Municipal Court
From NJ Turnpike/Interstate 95. Take Exit 9 and merge onto NJ Route 18 North. Take the ramp for U.S. Route 1 North. Turn right onto Letson Place and proceed on ramp for Woodbridge Avenue for .9 miles. Turn left onto Volkert Street and quickly turn onto Benner Street. In approximately .2 miles you will turn left onto South Fifth Avenue and the court will be to your left.
From Interstate 287. Take Exit 2B for NJ Route 27 South toward New Brunswick. Proceed for 3.2 miles and turn left onto South Fifth Avenue. The Highland Park Municipal Court will be to your left in .2 miles.