Kearny DWI Lawyer

DWI Defense Attorney in Kearny, New Jersey

Kearny, New Jersey is part of the Jersey City metropolitan area, and is accessible via the New Jersey Turnpike, the Garden State Parkway, Interstate 280, and McCarter Highway (Route 21). These major roadways are jammed up throughout the day and night, especially during the rush hours. The roads are constantly surveyed by the Kearny police, leading to an increasing number of DUI, DWI, and Refusal arrests in the town. The consequences of a DWI include jail time, license suspension or revocation, as well as high fines. In addition to the legal penalties for DWI, your reputation may suffer and your insurance will substantially increase ultimately affecting your mobility and lifestyle. If you have found yourself in this unfortunate position, you need to contact an experienced DWI attorney to assist you in your defense against this serious charge. The Hudson County DWI lawyers at The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall have successfully defended individuals against DWI, DUI, and Refusal charges throughout the state of New Jersey. As former DWI prosecutors with over 100 years of combined legal experience, we can offer an exceptional level of legal representation for your DUI. Our specialized DWI attorneys have received training by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on the procedures of Standard Field Sobriety Testing and are professionally certified to maintain and operate the Alcotest Breath Machine, a device used by police for testing sobriety. We understand the severe ramifications of a drunk driving conviction and will devote our time to provide you the most aggressive defense in the state of New Jersey. We have experience representing individuals charged with DUI, DWI, and Refusal in municipalities throughout the state and have an unmatched success rate. Please call our office to speak with a skilled and compassionate DWI lawyer at 1-877-450-8301. Do not wait to call us-your future is at stake.

More About Kearny Township

Kearny is a suburb city of Jersey City that is located in the northwestern portion of Hudson County, New Jersey. The town measures approximately 10 square miles and has an estimated population of 37,300 people. While Kearny has a history of industrial and commercial development, it also has theatres, shopping centers, parks and museums. River Bank Park and West Hudson Park are great recreational areas for Kearny residents. The own is bordered by Newark, Harrison, North Arlington, Bellville, and Jersey City.

Kearny Township Municipal Court

The Kearny Township Municipal Court handles all disorderly persons offenses and petty disorderly offenses (misdemeanors), motor vehicle violations, and Municipal Ordinance offenses. Hence, if you have been charged in Kearny with a DWI or any related charge, you are required to appear in the Kearny Township Municipal Court. Additionally, drunk driving charges are usually accompanied by related traffic offenses including Speeding, Careless Driving, Reckless Driving, Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Driving With No Insurance, or Driving While Suspended. Depending on your situation, you can even receive a criminal charge (misdemeanor) in association with your drunk driving charge which can include, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Less Than 50 grams of Marijuana, Hindering the Administration of Justice, Underage Drinking, Resisting Arrest, Disorderly Conduct or Open Container of Alcohol. Nevertheless, regardless of your situation, we have the competence to defend you against any charge and we will work arduously to reduce or dismiss your charges.

The Kearny Municipal Courthouse is located at 404 Kearny Avenue, 3rd Floor, Kearny, NJ 07032. The telephone numbers are (201) 955-7410 and (201) 955-7411; the fax number is (201) 997-1980. The court schedule is Thursdays at 9:00am, and Mondays at 5:00pm. The Municipal Court Judge is H. Judge Norman A. Doyle, Jr. The Municipal Prosecutor is Theresa M. McGuire. If you would like more information concerning your court date appearance, you should contact Court Administrator, Nancy K. Waller.

Directions to Kearny Township Municipal Court

From the South: Begin heading north on Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza/Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. toward E Jersey St. Make a left onto Spring St./US-1 9/US-1 &9/US-1/US-9. After about a mile, stay straight to get onto US-1 Express LN N/US-1 9 Express LN N/US-9 EXPRESS LN N/US-1 & 9 EXPRESS LN N. After about 3.2 miles, merge onto NJ 21/McCarter Highway toward Newark. Stay on that for about 3.2 miles. Make a right onto Bridge St. You will see that Bridge St becomes Harrison Ave/CR 508. After a half mile, turn left onto Frank E Rodgers Blvd./CR 697. This road will become Kearny Ave. You will see the courthouse on your right after about a mile.

From the North: Begin eastward on Joralemon St, toward Washington Ave/NJ 7. Make a right onto Washington Ave. Make a left onto Rutgers St/NJ 7. Continue to drive on NJ-7. After about a mile, turn right onto Kearny Ave. You will see the courthouse on the left.

From the West: Begin westward on Argyle St. toward Highland Ave. Make a left onto Highland Ave. After .2 miles, turn left onto Bloomfield Ave/CR 506 SPUR. About a mile down, turn right onto Jonathan F. Kennedy Dr. S. Then, merge onto Garden State Parkway South. Stay on the Parkway for about 2.2 miles, and then take Exit 145 and merge onto I-280 E toward Newark/Harrison. After approximately 3 miles, take Exit 16 toward Harrison/Newark. Make a left onto Harrison Ave./CR 508. Turn left onto Frank E Rodgers Blvd./CR 697. This road soon becomes Kearny Ave. You will see the courthouse on the right.

More Helpful Information For Your Kearny DWI

The Kearny Police Department is located at 237 Laurel Ave., Kearny, NJ 07032. The telephone number for the police department is (201) 998-1313. The Chief of Police is Jonathan Dowie, who has been the Chief of Police for over 10 years. If you would like to inquire about your police records, you should contact the Record Bureau, located in the Main Police Building, open from Monday through Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm. If you have additional questions concerning the Kearny Police Department, you could e-mail the Chief of Police at jdowie@kearny.ord.

If you have additional questions regarding Kearny Township, you should visit the Township website at