Haddon Heights NJ Criminal Lawyer
Haddon Heights might be one of the “Best Places To Live” in New Jersey and be referred to as “the friendly community” but do think this Camden County municipality is lacking in criminal and traffic offenses. A total of 4,506 and 4,674 motor vehicle summonses were issued for moving violations in each of the last two years (i.e. 2015 & 2016). This was on top of approximately 600 disorderly persons offenses over the same periods. If you were charged in Haddon Heights for violating the law in any way, hiring a seasoned attorney is unquestionably your best course of action for escaping a conviction and the penalties that are currently hanging over your head.
Defense Attorneys Skilled In Defending Haddon Heights Charges
Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver is a fitting option for representation in defending your Haddon Heights NJ charges. Our team of lawyers has successfully handled thousands of simple assault, harassment, DWI, possession of drug paraphernalia, and other offenses in municipal court over the past two decades. Several members also have prior experience serving as prosecutors. Whether you are facing a misdemeanor or indictable crime, for example, assault by auto, eluding, possession of cocaine, or distribution of marijuana, we have the skills necessary to reach a favorable outcome. Call 856-662-8300 for a free immediate consultation with a lawyer on our staff.
Haddon Heights Municipal Court Information
The Haddon Heights Municipal Court is located at 500 White Horse Pike, Oaklyn, New Jersey 08107. The court’s hours of operation are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Friday. The telephone number of the municipal court is 856-858-0074 with Catherine Lawson, the Court Administrator, responsible for day-to-day operations. The judge is Honorable Edward P. Epstein. Court sessions are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month beginning at 9:00 a.m. The municipal prosecutor is Matthew Gindele, Esq. The municipal court of Haddon Heights possesses limited jurisdiction to decide traffic tickets, quasi-criminal matters and ordinance violations. First, second, third and fourth degree indictable crimes must be referred to the Camden Superior Court for grand jury and other proceedings.
Haddon Heights Criminal Defense Attorneys
It is important that you take your charge in Haddon Heights seriously since almost all offenses have the potential to result in life altering penalties. Even a minor moving violation results points, fines and the possibility of both surcharges and escalating insurance rates. The consequences escalate to incarceration for up to six months in the county jail when you are talking about criminal violations or a third offense of driving while intoxicated. With stakes like these in play, it is your best interests to speak to a knowledgeable lawyer. The criminal defense attorneys at Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver have the tools to effectively represent you with over 100 years of experience. Call us at 856-662-8300 for an immediate free consultation.