Freehold Criminal & Traffic Lawyer

Freehold Criminal Defense & Traffic Attorney

Criminal Defense Lawyer & Former Prosecutor

Freehold is one of the most historic areas in New Jersey, let alone Monmouth County. It was the location of the Battle of Monmouth during the Revolutionary War and has served as the county seat since the 1700s. Perhaps the area is best know for being the original hometown of New Jersey native and rock legend Bruce Springsteen. Like any community, Freehold is not without incidents of police force. The criminal defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall appear in Freehold on municipal criminal matters with great frequency. If you were arrested or charged with any criminal or motor vehicle offense, for example, a DUI, DWI or Refusal, while in Freehold Township or Freehold Borough, then you need look no further than our lawyers for representation. Every defense lawyer in this firm has had success defending individuals in Freehold for all types of charges. Getting arrested is not a pleasant experience. You should at least consult with a defense attorney before you appear in Freehold Municipal Court.

Freehold Municipal Court

The Freehold Municipal Court typically has before it only non-indictable charges. Most people refer to these as misdemeanors, although New Jersey does not formally use that term. Some of the offenses that are commonly charged in Freehold are Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia, Shoplifting, Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest, DWI, Speeding, Driving While Suspended, Driving Without Insurance, Careless Driving, Reckless Driving and Leaving the Scene of an Accident. Know that a conviction for a criminal offense, a traffic violation, like a DWI, or a mere municipal ordinance violation can be a major headache down the road. In addition to fines and jail, you can have a permanent record that may limit your employment options. If you would like to know more about these violations are your charges in particular, our criminal defense attorneys are available for a free of charge initial consultation.

The Freehold Township Municipal Court is located at One Municipal Plaza, Freehold Twp., NJ 07728. The Municipal Judge is the Hon. Thomas F.X. Foley, and the Court Administrator is Jane Vitulli. The phone number for the court is (732) 294-2150, and the web address is

The Freehold Borough Municipal Court is located at 38 Jackson Street, Freehold Boro., NJ 07728. The Municipal Judge is the Honorable Scott J. Basen, while the Ct. Administrator is Stacy A. Kitson. The phone number is (732) 462-2444, and the website address is

Directions to Freehold Municipal Court

  • Directions to Freehold Township Municipal Court: Take the Garden State Pkwy to exit 123 to merge onto US-9 S toward Old Bridge/Sayreville/FREEHOLD. Take the W Main St/CR-537 exit toward FREEHOLD. Turn right at CR-537/FREEHOLD Smithburg Rd/W Main St. Continue to follow CR-537/W Main St. Turn left at Stillwells Corner Rd. Turn left at Municipal Plaza. Stop at FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP Municipal Court.
  • Directions to Freehold Boro Municipal Court: Take the Garden State Pkwy to exit 123 to merge onto US-9 S toward Old Bridge/Sayreville/FREEHOLD. Merge onto RT-18 S via the ramp on the left to Asbury Park/Shore Points/FREEHOLD. Take exit 22B for CR-537 W toward FREEHOLD. Merge onto Colts Neck Rd/CR-537. Continue to follow CR-537 to FREEHOLD. Turn left at Jackson St. Stop at FREEHOLD BOROUGH Municipal Court.

If you were arrested in Freehold or charged with a criminal or municipal offense, do not hesitate at all in calling our offices to speak with a criminal defense lawyer. Every attorney here has experience with the charges in Freehold. More importantly, our criminal attorneys have been very successful in dismissing and downgrading charges there. If you want help with your arrest, call us today.

The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, 157 Broad Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701, has criminal defense lawyers that appear in Freehold Township Municipal Court, One Municipal Plaza, Freehold Twp., NJ 07728 and Freehold Borough Municipal Court, 38 Jackson St., Freehold, NJ 07728, on DWI, Reckless Driving, Driving Without Insurance, Driving While Suspended, Shoplifting, Possession of Marijuana, Criminal Mischief, Disorderly Conduct, Simple Assault, and Harassment.