Charged With Marijuana Possession, Disorderly Conduct, CDS Distribution, Simple Assault, DWI, Domestic Violence, Resisting Arrest, Drug Possession or Another Offense in Union Beach
Criminal Lawyer in Union Beach New Jersey
As someone who grew up on the Bayshore, our founder, Jonathan F. Marshall, is extremely familiar with the court system in Union Beach NJ. In fact, he even served as prosecutor in the adjacent municipality of Hazlet. John and the eight attorneys on his defense team have extensive experience defending Union Beach criminal charges involving possession of marijuana and other drugs, simple assault, domestic violence, DWI, resisting arrest, CDS distribution. Our lawyers have been appearing in Union Beach Municipal Court for a century collective and possess the knowledge and skill to ensure you get the most favorable result. An attorney at the firm is available at your convenience to provide a thorough consultation wherein your case will be fully assessed and a recommendation provided as to the best strategy for securing an acquittal. To speak to a lawyer immediately call 732-450-8300.
Union Beach Criminal, DWI or Traffic Offense
During the period from July 2016 to June 2017, a total of 858 criminal charges, 80 DWI arrests and 1,470 tickets for moving traffic violations were issued in Union Beach New Jersey. There were 153 felony cases involving a crime of the first degree, second degree, third degree or fourth degree such as theft by deception, CDS distribution (e.g. cocaine, heroin, Xanax, Ecstasy, marijuana, etc.), possession of cds beyond 50 grams or less of marijuana, burglary, terroristic threats and aggravated assault. These types of cases are indictable in nature so they can only be heard at the Monmouth County Superior Court in Freehold. The largest block of criminal cases in Union Beach fall within the grade of a disorderly persons offense (i.e. 458 filings) and under jurisdiction of the Union Beach Municipal Court. Traffic charges, including first, second or third offenses for DWI, also fall within the authority of the municipal court. The most widely encountered offenses in Union Beach Municipal Court include:
First, second or third offense for DWI
Driving while suspended
Driving without insurance
Obstructing the administration of law
If you have been charged with an offense like those set forth or any other in Union Beach, selecting the right attorney to represent you is important since it can have a significant impact on the outcome in your case. Our lawyers are former prosecutors and accomplished litigators that have successfully defended many individuals in your shoes.
Union Beach Municipal Court Information
The Union Beach Municipal Court is located at 650 Poole Avenue, Union Beach, NJ 07735. The hours of operation are weekdays between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The municipal court, including Sharon M. Devaney, its Administrator, may be reached at 732-264-9098. The judge of the Union Beach Municipal Court is Honorable Michael D. Pugliese. He presides over disorderly persons offenses, ordinance violations and traffic/motor vehicle summonses in court session that are conducted on the first and third Wednesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. Please note that the Union Beach Municipal Court has no control over assessment of points for moving violations such as speeding, reckless driving, leaving the scene of an accident, driving without insurance or driving while suspended. The interactive google map below can assist you with directions to the court.
Additional Helpful Union Beach Resources
The following are some helpful resources regarding the Borough of Union Beach:
- You can refer to the official website of Union Beach for information.
- The website for law enforcement matters can be found at the Union Beach Police Department.
- Refer to the Union Beach News page of Eyewitness News for current events.
Contact Our Union Beach Criminal Lawyers For Skilled Representation
Most individuals experience confusion and a host of other emotions after being arrested and charged with a criminal or serious traffic offense. Discuss you case with a highly knowledgeable attorney can accomplish a significant amount in reducing your stress. The lawyers at our firm, the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, are available to provide a free consultation utilizing their decades in practice to provide you with the guidance you need. To speak to one of the attorneys immediately, call 732-450-8300. An attorney is available around the clock to guide you through this challenging time.