Elizabeth Criminal & Traffic Offenses
Criminal Defense Lawyer & Former Prosecutor
Elizabeth is New Jersey’s fourth largest city. Along with its sister city, Newark, Elizabeth houses parts of Newark Liberty International Airport and Port Newark-Elizabeth Marine Terminal. With over 120,000 residents and many highways and cars, the congestion is bound to “bubble over” and sometimes people get themselves into legal trouble. Jonathan F. Marshall and his team of lawyers know that just about everyone at one time or another has had to deal with a criminal complaint or motor vehicle ticket. If you have been charged, were arrested, or received a traffic summons for something DWI (Driving While Intoxicated), Possession of Drugs, or some other offense, you need look no further for a defense lawyer. The criminal defense attorneys at our law firm possess years of experience helping those who have been arrested for a variety of charges in Elizabeth Municipal Court. If you need an attorney, give us a call. A lawyer from our law office will discuss your case, answer your questions, and this initial consultations is free of charge.
Elizabeth Municipal Court
You are probably curious as to the severity of the charges you are facing. For the most part, Elizabeth Municipal Court hears misdemeanor criminal complaints and summons cases which are referred to in NJ as disorderly persons offenses. These are less serious criminal offenses but they do not carry significant penalties including up to six (6) months in jail, fines, license suspension and possible probation. The types of offenses heard in Elizabeth which we are referring to are Shoplifting, Possession of Drugs, including Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia, Simple Assault, Trespass, Criminal Mischief, Disorderly Conduct and Resisting Arrest. The Elizabeth Municipal Court also presides over all motor vehicle ticket and traffic summons matters. This includes a wide variety of infractions including DWI, DUI, Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Driving Without Insurance, Driving While Suspended or Revoked, Reckless Driving, Speeding and Careless Driving. Our criminal defense attorneys are prepared to answer any questions you have concerning any of the aforementioned charges.
Elizabeth Municipal Court is located at 208 Commerce Place, Elizabeth, NJ 07201. Its phone number is 908-558-6800. The Chief Judge is Roman A. Montes, while the Court Administrator is Margaret Gonzalez. If you are interested in learning more about the Elizabeth Municipal Court, please refer to http://www.elizabethnj.org/.
Directions to Elizabeth Municipal Court
From the Garden State Parkway: Exit 129 (NJ TURNPIKE NORTH). Merge onto I-95 N/NEW JERSEY TURNPIKE N. Take Exit 13, toward US-1 N/US-9 N/ELIZABETH. Turn slight left onto BAYWAY AVE/NJ-439. Turn Right onto S BROAD ST/CR-623. Turn Right onto E GRAND ST. Turn Left onto COMMERCE PL. End at ELIZABETH Municipal Court.
If you have been charged with a crime or received a traffic ticket in Elizabeth, call our office for a free initial consultation a criminal defense lawyer. An attorney will address your questions and concerns so that you know what you are up against. You will also be afforded the comfort of knowing that the criminal attorneys at our firm have years of experience defending individuals in Elizabeth and elsewhere in the state. Our lawyers are accessible 24/7 to assist you.
The lawyers at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, 216 North Avenue, Cranford, New Jersey 07016, defend individuals charged with DWI, Possession of Drugs, Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia, Shoplifting, Disorderly Conduct, Trespass, Resisting Arrest, Driving While Suspended or Revoked, Driving Without Insurance, Reckless Driving, Careless Driving and Speeding in Elizabeth Municipal Court, 208 Commerce Place, Elizabeth, NJ 07201.