Ocean County Court Criminal Defense Attorney

If you have been charged with a criminal offense in Ocean County, I Anthony N. Palumbo, former county and municipal court prosecutor can assist you in defending against criminal charges throughout Ocean County's various municipalities.

As an Ocean County municipal criminal defense lawyer and partner at the law offices of Palumbo & Renaud, I have spent the last 35 years building a reputation for excellence and success in New Jersey. In addition to my private criminal law practice and experiences as a county and municipal court prosecutor, I have a high level of understanding how the prosecution works and is adept at identifying which defenses are most effective in your county court case. If you have been charged with marijuana sale and distribution, aggravated sexual assault, DWI/DUI , or other felony charges in Ocean County, I can provide the highest quality representation of your freedom and rights.

Ocean County

Ocean County, located along New Jersey's heralded Jersey Shore and gateway to the Pine Barrens, is home to nearly 600,000 residents. Moreover, that number grows exponentially during the summer months when tourism from neighboring areas results in a large influx of visitors. Whether you are an Ocean County resident or visitor to the area, I can defend your freedom and rights.

Ocean County Court Cases

The Ocean County Court has jurisdiction over indictable or "numbered" crimes committed in Ocean County. For example, if you are charged with third-degree possession of cocaine, your case will be heard in Ocean County Court, but if you are charged with the disorderly persons offense of possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana, your case will not be heard in county court. Similarly, if you are charged with fourth-degree theft in Ocean County, your case will be heard in Ocean County Court, but if you are charged with shoplifting less than $200 worth of merchandise, your case will not be heard in county court. Minor criminal offenses are heard in the municipal court located in the municipality in which the arrest took place.

Ocean County Superior Court Criminal Defense Attorney

If you have been charged with a crime in the Ocean County Superior Court located at 120 Hooper Avenue in Toms River, New Jersey, hiring an experienced criminal attorney can have a large impact on the outcome of your case. Mr. Palumbo understands what must be demonstrated to each official in order to dismiss a county charge. Contact the Law Offices of Palumbo & Renaud for a free consultation at 1-866-664-8118.