Berkeley Heights Disorderly Persons Offense Lawyer
Disorderly Persons offense in Berkeley Heights Municipal Court
There are annually over 200 criminal charges filed in Berkeley Heights that fall into the grade of a disorderly persons offense. All of these misdemeanor cases are within the jurisdiction of the Berkeley Heights Municipal Court. If you were charged with a Berkeley Heights disorderly persons offense, a lawyer at the Marshall Law Firm is ready to diligently defend you. Here at our Union Criminal Defense Firm, we employ eight attorneys with over a century of combined experience that includes significant time serving as prosecutors. An attorney with the knowledge and skill to successfully defend your municipal court criminal charge is available 24/7 to discuss your matter. Contact us at 908-272-1700 if you are facing an offense in Berkeley Heights Municipal Court such as:
- Possession of 50 Grams or Less of Marijuana
- Disorderly Conduct
- Simple Assault
- Obstructing the Administration of Law
- Resisting Arrest
- Underage Alcohol Possession & Consumption
- Bad Check
- Drug Paraphernalia
Although a disorderly persons offense is non-felony in nature, the penalties and collateral consequences of a conviction in the municipal court of Berkeley Heights can be significant. A plea or finding of guilt results in a criminal record that will follow you around for years in terms of obtaining employment, securing a professional license and taking advantage of other opportunities. You will also be subject to the possibility of a $1,000 fine, probation, counseling and even jail. If the charge involves a drug charge in Berkeley Heights, there is also a 6-24 driver’s license suspension.
Berkeley Heights Municipal Court Defense Attorney
If you are looking for a defense attorney for a Berkeley Heights Municipal Court criminal matter, the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall is well equipped to defend you. We employ multiple lawyers who are former prosecutors that make up a team with over a century of combined experience. All available defenses will be skillfully presented so that you have every possible chance of escaping a finding of guilt. Call 908-272-1700 to speak to a lawyer on our staff immediately.
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