Criminal Defense and DWI Lawyer in Mount Laurel, NJ
Criminal & Traffic Attorney Helps Clients Fight Tickets in Mount Laurel Municipal Court
It is never a pleasant experience to be charged with a crime in Mount Laurel or anywhere else in Burlington County, NJ. Even if you were arrested for a minor offense, such as disorderly conduct or criminal mischief, you could still be subject to severe penalties that include jail time, significant monetary penalties & fines, and a permanent criminal record. The bottom line is that you do not want to end up with a criminal conviction on your record because it could haunt you for a very long time, particularly when you attempt to seek a promotion at work or a new job at a different place of employment.
If you have been charged with a criminal offense or traffic violation in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, you should contact experienced Mt. Laurel criminal and DWI defense lawyer Michele Finizio immediately.
Mount Laurel Criminal Attorney Can Help You Fight DWI and Traffic Charges
When a person is charged with a minor crime, it is typically classified as a disorderly persons offense or a petty disorderly persons offense (also known as misdemeanors). Although these offenses don’t typically carry mandatory jail time, they can still result in significant penalties – and, depending on the circumstances, they could lead to imprisonment in the Burlington County jail.
If you were cited for a disorderly persons offense or a petty disorderly persons offense, or for a violation of a municipal ordinance, you will have to answer the charges in Mount Laurel Municipal Court. More serious crimes, classified as felonies, are heard in the Burlington County Superior Court in Mount Holly, New Jersey.
If you were issued a traffic ticket, or arrested for a drunk driving offense, your case will be heard in Mount Laurel Municipal Court.
The Law Offices of Michele Finizio has successfully defended countless clients against municipal court charges in Mount Laurel, New Jersey. Here are some of the cases that Attorney Finizio has handled:
- Simple Assault N.J.S.A. 2C:12-1
- Shoplifting N.J.S.A. 2C:20-11
- Disorderly Conduct N.J.S.A. 2C:33-2
- Criminal Mischief N.J.S.A. 2C:17-3
- Resisting Arrest N.J.S.A. 2C:29-2
- Harassment N.J.S.A. 2C:33-4
- Bad Checks
- Lewdness N.J.S.A. 2C:14-4
- Simple Possession of Marijuana
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia N.J.S.A. 2C:36-2
- DWI/DUI N.J.S.A. 39:4-50
- Traffic Violations
Why Choose Michele Finizio to Represent You in Mount Laurel Municipal Court?
Attorney Michele Finizio and the other members of her skilled legal team have extensive experience in defending all types of criminal cases in New Jersey. Michele Finizio approaches every case with the highest degree of skill and professionalism. She understands how important it is for you to avoid getting a criminal conviction on your permanent record, so she will fight hard for you throughout the legal process.
Attorney Finizio’s peers in the legal field, including opposing prosecutors, respect her professionalism and her commitment to excellence. As a result, Attorney Finizio is often able to work out favorable plea deals on behalf of her clients and, in some circumstances, get the charges reduced or even dropped altogether.
Free Consultation with Experienced Mount Laurel, NJ Criminal Defense Attorney
Were you recently arrested for disorderly conduct, shoplifting, drunk driving, or any other offense in Mount Laurel, NJ? Criminal defense attorney Michele Finizio can help you fight the charges. Contact Attorney Finizio today to schedule a free consultation.
About Mount Laurel Municipal Court
The Mount Laurel Municipal Court is located at:
100 Mount Laurel Road
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
The Mount Laurel Municipal Court Administrator’s Office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The court is in session on the second, third, and fourth Tuesday of each month, as well as the third and fourth Wednesday of each month.
- Hon. Peter C. Lange, Jr. is the Judge.
- George Morris, Esq. is the Prosecutor.
- Valerie Brothers is the Court Administrator.
For more information on the Mount Laurel Municipal Court, visit their official website.
About Mount Laurel, NJ
Mount Laurel is a township in Burlington County, New Jersey. It is located just outside Philadelphia, PA and has a population of nearly 42,000 residents. Mount Laurel has several unincorporated communities, including Ramblewood, Birchfield, Bougher, Centerton, Colemantown, Coxs Corner, Fellowship, Hartford, Heulings Hill, Masonville, Petersburg, Pine Grove, Rancocas Woods, and Texas.
Mount Laurel has more than 170 miles of roadways, many of which are patrolled by Mount Laurel police officers looking for speeders and drunk drivers. NJ State Police troopers also patrol the stretch of the New Jersey Turnpike that runs through Mount Laurel.
Frequently Asked Questions About Traffic Tickets
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