Magnolia Criminal Attorneys
Magnolia is a historic Camden County municipality that is located about 14 miles from the Walt Whitman Bridge and is not without its share of criminal and traffic charges. Despite being self-described as “one square mile of friendliness”, the Borough has thousands of municipal court offenses filed every year. For example, 3,480 summons/tickets were written during the twelve month period ending May 2016 for moving traffic violations like driving while suspended, possession of CDS in a motor vehicle, reckless driving and leaving the scene of an accident. Another 318 criminal complaints were filed with most being for disorderly persons offenses like harassment, disorderly conduct, marijuana possession and simple assault. If you have been charged in Magnolia with any variety of offense, our criminal attorneys are well suited to represent you.
A Highly Qualified Magnolia Defense Lawyer Is Ready To Assist You
Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver is one of the largest defense firms in the State of New Jersey. Our team of lawyers includes several former prosecutors who have gained invaluable knowledge of the workings of the court system from both sides. It also helps that every attorney on our staff enjoys the benefits of being part of a group with over a century of experience defending a wide range of offenses in Magnolia and elsewhere. If you would like the opportunity to speak to an attorney free of charge, contact our Cherry Hill Office at 856-662-8300.
Magnolia Municipal Court Information
The Magnolia Municipal Court is located at 438 West Evesham Avenue, Magnolia, NJ 08049-1725. Daily operation of the municipal court is the responsibility of the Court Administrator, Jacquelyn Vicari. Ms. Vicari and her staff may be reached Monday through Friday between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. by visiting the court in person or calling 856-784-7134. Court sessions are conducted under the guidance of Honorable Krisden McCrink, the Municipal Court Judge of Magnolia. The state is represented in all proceedings by the Magnolia Municipal Prosecutor, Howard Long, Esq. The following is an interactive google map to assist you with direction to Magnolia Municipal Court.
The Municipal Court of Magnolia Borough is a court of limited jurisdiction. Its authority is confined to deciding misdemeanor criminal cases, ordinance violations, DWI and other motor vehicle summonses issued within the town. The municipal court does not possess the ability to deal with indictable crimes of the first, second, third or fourth degree. Common types of charges falling within this category include aggravated assault, eluding, distribution of CDS and drug possession cases involving heroin, cocaine, LSD, MDMA and just about anything other than marijuana. These are felony matters that can only be adjudicated at the Camden Superior Court.
Magnolia Defense Lawyer
Just about any municipal court charge you may be facing has the ability to impact your life. Even the most minor traffic summons involving a moving offense can result in points, surcharges and escalating insurance rates. The consequences only escalate from this level to situations where your driver’s license may be suspended and you can even be sent to jail. This is a primary reason you need to consult with an lawyer immediately to learn not only what you are up against in terms of penalties but also what our attorneys can do to avoid a negative outcome. To speak to a Camden County Criminal Attorney at our firm anytime 24/7, call 856-662-8300. Your initial consultation with our firm is free of charge so there is no reason to hesitate in contacting us.