Stratford NJ Criminal Defense & Traffic Attorney

Stratford DWI Lawyers

The Camden County municipality of Stratford has far more individuals charged with criminal and traffic offenses than its population of 7,040 residents (2010 Census) would suggest. For the twelve month period ending May 2016, 4,891 tickets were issued for moving violations like reckless driving, driving while suspended, careless driving, possession of CDS in a motor vehicle and leaving the scene of an accident. Another 147 summonses for DWI were issued during the same period. This is an extraordinarily high number for a town of such a limited size and population, especially when you consider that U.S. Route 30 is the only major highway within the jurisdiction. If you were arrested in the Borough of Stratford for driving while intoxicated or another charge, there is little time to waste in obtaining the services of a skilled defense lawyer.

Our criminal defense firm, The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall is one of largest in the entire state.  Our team of lawyers include several former prosecutors that make up an eight member team that has successfully represented thousands of individuals just like you. We also possess over 100 years of combined experience to rely upon in securing the very best result on your behalf. An attorney is available immediately in our Cherry Hill Office at 856-662-8300 for a free initial consultation.

Stratford Municipal Court Information

The Stratford Municipal Court is located at 315 Union Avenue, Stratford, NJ 08084. Ms. Joanne Doorly is the Municipal Court Administrator and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Stratford Municipal Court. Ms. Doorly and her staff may be reached Monday through Thursday between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. by visiting the court in Stratford or calling 856-783-1093. Court sessions take place on the second and fourth Thursday at 1:00 p.m. and on the third Thursday at 4:30 p.m. The Honorable John Morelli presides over matters falling within the municipal court’s jurisdiction. This includes disorderly persons offenses like possession of 50 grams or less of marijuana, harassment, disorderly conduct, simple assault and drug paraphernalia charges. The court does not have authority to deal with felony indictable crimes of the first, second, third or fourth degree, for example, possession of cocaine, aggravated assault, eluding, identity theft and distribution of drugs. The following interactive google map can assist you with direction to the

Stratford Criminal Lawyer

Whether you are facing a criminal offense or motor vehicle violation, it is important that you understand what can happen if you fail to effectively defend the charge. The truth is that most convictions have the ability to effect your life, even what some would consider a minor motor vehicle summonses. For example, a careless driving ticket results fines and in points which can trigger an increase in car insurance premiums. These consequences can escalate to the point of a driver’s license suspension and even jail for more serious traffic cases or criminal matter in municipal court. This is one very good reason why you should contactCamden County Criminal Attorney at our office. A lawyer is available immediately to assist you at 856-662-8300.