Municipal Court is where most people have their first (and hopefully only) contact with the court system. Municipal Court litigates ALL TRAFFIC TICKETS and CRIMINAL CASES (Disorderly Persons Offenses also called Misdemeanors).
Therefore, if you receive any traffic violation in New Jersey, your case will be heard in Municipal Court. Municipal Court hears all Traffic Violations, DWI’s, Drug Offenses, and other Criminal Cases (also referred to as “Misdemeanors”) where the maximum penalty imposed cannot be more than $1,000 in fines and not over 6 months in Jail. We concentrate in defending Traffic Tickets — DWI’s, drug offenses, suspended licenses, no insurance, speeding cases, and any other reason the police pulled you over. If you received a ticket or criminal complaint ANYWHERE in New Jersey we will have one out of our team of lawyers, who is familiar with that particular court, who has been there before, represent you. The firm has defended thousands and thousands of satisfied clients.