Belmar Criminal Defense & DWI Attorney

Belmar Criminal & Traffic Offenses

Criminal Defense Lawyer & Former Prosecutor

Belmar is an extremely popular beach community located in Monmouth County. Like many shore towns, Belmar experiences a significant influx of tourists and seasonal rentals during the beach season. While incidents involving issuance of criminal or traffic summonses, including DWI, occur throughout the year in Belmar, there is a spike in the volume of charges in the summer months. If you or a loved one has been arrested or charged with a criminal complaint or traffic summons in Belmar, lawyers at our law firm, the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall are available to assist you. Our staff of criminal defense attorneys includes a former prosecutor in several area municipalities, and all of our lawyers are experienced in handling criminal and traffic tickets in Belmar. No one wants to experience the negative impact of a criminal conviction or motor vehicle violation, and every criminal defense lawyer at our firm is committed to making sure that this does not occur. Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have a case pending in Belmar as initial consultations with a defense attorney from our law office are always without charge. We hope you find the following information of assist with respect to your Belmar Municipal Court charge.

Belmar Municipal Court

The Belmar Municipal Court presides over criminal offenses falling under the category of disorderly persons offenses. While these criminal charges are misdemeanor in nature, they nevertheless carry significant consequences including the possibility of up to six (6)months in jail. The disorderly persons criminal offenses which we typically encounter in Belmar are Simple Assault, Fighting, Resisting Arrest, Possession of Drugs, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Disorderly Conduct, Criminal Mischief, and Shoplifting. Please feel free to consult our individual practice pages for additional information concerning a particular criminal offense. The Municipal Court of Belmar also has jurisdiction to decide traffic offenses such as DWI, Refusal, Reckless Driving, Leaving the Scene, Driving While Suspended or Revoked, and Driving without Insurance or While Uninsured. The criminal defense attorneys at our law firm are available immediately to discuss your case and you should not hesitate to pick up a telephone if you have a question.

The Belmar Municipal Court is located at 601 Main Street, Belmar, New Jersey 07719. The telephone and fax number for the court is 732-681-3700 and 732-449-5317, respectively. The Court Administrator is Kathryn Garrecht. The Judge is the Honorable Dennis Lavender, J.M.C. Additional information concerning the Belmar Municipal Court can be found

Directions to Belmar Municipal Court

From the Garden State Parkway: proceed off Exit 98 and follow signs for State Highway 138 East. Follow signs for Belmar Business District which will lead you to Main Street. Make a left on Main Street and the Courthouse is located on the left side of the road at 601 Main Street. From State Highway 35S: Follow the signs for Belmar as you proceed over the Route 35 Bridge. At the bottom of the bridge, make your first left. At the first light, make a left – this is Main Street. The Belmar Municipal Court is located on the left side of the roadway at 601 Main Street.

Individuals arrested or charged with a criminal or traffic offense in Belmar are encouraged to contact our office as a criminal defense lawyer is available for your assistance. Every attorney with our firm is knowledgeable in criminal and traffic law and is happy to consult with prospective clients. Our criminal attorneys are accessible immediately to address your concerns and answer your questions.

The criminal defense lawyers at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, 157 Broad Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701, defend individuals charged with criminal and traffic offenses in Belmar Municipal Court, 601 Main Street, Belmar, New Jersey 07719, including Assault, Simple Assault, Disorderly Conduct, Hindering, Resisting Arrest, Fleeing an Officer, Harassment, Possession of Drugs, including Marijuana, Shoplifting, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Criminal Mischief, DWI, Refusal, Reckless Driving, Leaving the Scene, Driving While Suspended or Revoked, and Driving without Insurance or While Uninsured.