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Woodbridge NJ Criminal Defense Attorneys
There are few reasons for researching Woodbridge NJ Criminal Defense Attorneys beyond the fact that you or a loved one was charged with a criminal offense or serious traffic charge in this Township. You certainly have considerable company given that 7,378 criminal complaints and 29,401 tickets for moving motor vehicle violations in Middlesex County’s 2nd most populated town last year (2015-16). If you were charged with simple assault, marijuana possession, cocaine distribution or any other offense in Woodbridge Township, the lawyers at Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver have the skills to insure your have every chance of success in escaping a conviction. We are the largest criminal firm in the county, have an Office in Woodbridge, employee several former prosecutors, including one from the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office and possess over 100 years of combined experience defending all types of charges. A lawyer with the tools required to effectively defend you is available 24/7 to assist you with bail or any other issue. Call us for a free consultation at 732-634-0700.
Criminal Charges in Woodbridge: Where Will My Case Be Decided
If you are facing a criminal charge in Woodbridge, the first thing you need to know is where your case will be heard. All matters involving a crime of the first degree, second degree, third degree or fourth degree are referred to the Middlesex County Superior Court. There is no jurisdiction on the part of the municipal court to handle anything beyond an initial arraignment when it comes to aggravated assault, terroristic threats, heroin charges or indictable crimes of any nature. Woodbridge Municipal Court has authority to decide traffic summonses, disorderly persons offenses, and ordinance violations. While none of these types of cases are a felony, they can nevertheless land you in the county jail for as much as six months and result in thousands in fines and financial consequences. Our lawyers have decades of experience handling charges like these and appear in this court routinely.
Woodbridge Municipal Court Information
The Woodbridge Municipal Court is located at 1 Main Street, Woodbridge Township, NJ 07095. The telephone number is 732-636-6430. The municipal court conducts morning sessions every weekday beginning at 8:45 a.m., afternoon sessions at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, and evening sessions Monday through Thursday at 6:45 p.m. There are four judges that preside over all proceedings: Honorable Kevin H Morse C.J.M.C., Honorable Emery Z. Toth J.M.C., Honorable Neil Casey J.M.C. and Honorable David Stahl J.M.C. If you have ever been represented by any of these individuals or otherwise believe you have a conflict in their hearing your case, you need to advise your attorney. Operations of the Woodbridge Municipal Court are under the guidance of the Director, Phil DiNicola, Assistant Director, Kalman Hegedus and the Court Administrator, Madeline Zurick. For additional information, please refer to the official website for Woodbridge Municipal Court.
Offenses Issued by the New Jersey State Police in Woodbridge New Jersey. Significant portions of both the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway are located in Woodbridge New Jersey. These roadways are patrolled by troopers employed by the New Jersey State Police. All disorderly persons charges and traffic offenses issued by state troopers within the borders of the township fall within the jurisdiction of the Woodbridge Municipal Court.
Criminal Lawyer in Woodbridge
There is no hiding the value that experience and a strong working relationship with the court in Woodbridge can afford an criminal lawyer. This is precisely what our Middlesex County Criminal Attorneys possess. We unquestionably have the tools that are necessary to achieve a favorable outcome on your behalf. To speak to an attorney at the firm about the specifics of your case, call our Woodbridge Office at 732-634-0700.