Municipal Court & Ordinances

Municipal courts typically are located with the local municipality, and derive their authority from the State Constitution.   Municipal court handles matters such as traffic matters, disorder and petty disorderly persons offenses, ordinance violations, and DWI and DUI arrests.  More serious offenses, such as indictable crimes are handled at the Superior Court in the County.

 

There are many traffic offenses that are routinely handled by The Mark Law Firm in municipal court, such as:

  • Speeding
  • Reckless Driving
  • Careless Driving
  • Unsafe Driving
  • Driving Without a License
  • Driving Without Insurance

In addition to traffic charges, The Mark Law Firm is routinely handling Disorder persons offenses, such as

  • Simple Assault
  • Harassment
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Drug Possession

The Mark Law Firm frequently represents clients throughout the state of New Jersey, and Somerset County on Traffic matters.  Most Municipal court matters are handled during the day and in the evening depending on the municipality.

 

You may also be able to work out a plea deal with a prosecutor through The Mark Law Firm by contacting us to find out how.  This means that if you are out of state, a college student, or have a sufficient reason and cannot attend, The Mark Law Firm may be able to represent you without your required appearance.

 

Contact The Mark Law Firm for your immediate consultation and let us know how we can help you.  We have offices in Basking Ridge, Oradell and Newark and are routinely in Municipal Court with clients.  Contact us at 908-375-6767 or click here and tell us how we can help you.