Mountainside Criminal Defense & DWI Lawyer

Mountainside Criminal & Traffic Offenses

Criminal Defense Lawyer & Former Prosecutor

Mountainside is located in Union County, New Jersey. This borough was incorporated in 1895 from sections of Westfield Township. In 2008, New Jersey Monthly ranked Mountainside as the best place to live in Union County. Despite Mountainside’s stellar reputation, criminal liability occasionally befalls its residents. Here at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, our lawyers know common mistakes can sometimes have unwanted legal effects. Our criminal defense attorneys are highly-qualified and have years of experience defending clients. We represent those arrested and charged in Mountainside with all motor vehicle and criminal offenses, including Driving While Intoxicated (DWI). Our defense attorneys include a former Prosecutor and we have represented clients in nearly every municipal court house in the state. Being arrested or even getting a ticket can be a frightening experience and a good defense attorney can make all the difference. If, while in Mountainside, NJ, you have been arrested, call our office now. Read on for some useful information on the charges available to Mountainside Municipal Court.

Mountainside Municipal Court

The charges heard in Mountainside Municipal Court are what most people refer to as misdemeanors but are terms disorderly persons offenses in New Jersey. Disorderly persons offenses are generally less serious criminal charges but do, nonetheless, carry up to six (6) months in jail exposure and a criminal record. A criminal conviction in Mountainside can therefore give rise to long term consequences including financial obligations, jail and a permanent record. Mountainside disorderly persons charges include Assault, Simple Assault, Fighting, Disorderly Conduct, Possession of Drugs (including Marijuana), Shoplifting, Resisting Arrest, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Criminal Mischief, and Harassment. The municipal court of Mountainside also decides all traffic summons and traffic ticket issues concerning its police including DWI, Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Possession of Drugs in a Motor Vehicle, Driving Without Insurance, Driving While Suspended or Revoked, Reckless Driving, and Careless Driving. At the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, our criminal defense attorneys are always available to discuss any of these charges or violations, 24 hours a day, and initial consultations are free of charge.

The Mountainside Municipal Court is located at 1385 U.S. Highway 22 East, Mountainside, New Jersey 07092. The court’s telephone number is 908-232-2400. The Honorable James De Rose is the presiding judge, and Vivian J. Hoff is the Court Administrator. You can find more information on the Borough of Mountainside Municipal Court at

Directions to Mountainside Municipal Court

Directions to Mountainside Municipal Court: Take the Garden State Parkway to Exit 135. Enter next roundabout and take third exit onto CR-613/Central Ave. Turn right onto East Broad Street/CR-509/CR-613. Turn left onto Mountain Ave/CR-613. Turn slight lift onto US-22 W. End at 1385 US Highway 22, Mountainside Borough Hall.

Call our office right away to speak with one of our criminal defense attorneys if you have been arrested or charged in Mountainside with a criminal or municipal offense. Our criminal attorneys are always willing to speak with prospective clients, and one of them will gladly discuss your situation with you. An attorney can inform you of the law and further explain your charges and arrest.

The criminal defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, 216 North Avenue East, Cranford, NJ 07016, defend those charged with criminal offenses of Disorderly Conduct, Possession of Drugs and Marijuana, Assault, Simple Assault, Resisting Arrest, Harassment, Shoplifting and Criminal Mischief, and handle all traffic summons and ticket offenses such as DWI, Leaving the Scene, Reckless Driving, Careless Driving, Driving Without Insurance, and Driving While Suspended or Revoked, in Mountainside Municipal Court, 1385 U.S. Highway 22 East, Mountainside, New Jersey 07092.