New Jersey Municipal Defense Lawyer
Former County & Municipal Court Prosecutor
The law firm Palumbo & Renaud regularly represents individuals in municipal courts throughout Monmouth County including Belmar, Bradley Breach, Brielle, Eatontown, Freehold, Holmdel, Manalapan, Marlboro, Matawan, Middletown, Red Bank, Ocean, and Wall. Municipal courts handle a mixture of cases including minor criminal offenses and traffic violations like speeding, DUI/DWI, leaving the scene of an accident, underage drinking, disorderly conduct, and possession of marijuana or drug paraphernalia. My name is Anthony N. Palumbo, I am a former county and municipal court prosecutor with over 35 years as a criminal defense lawyer at the law office of Palumbo & Renaud and I have a reputation for obtaining outstanding results for my clients. Hiring an experienced criminal and municipal defense lawyer has great advantages in court. For legal advice about your matter, contact me for a Free Consultation at 1-866-664-8118 with no obligation.
Monmouth County Government
Monmouth County has 53 municipal courts, one located in each of its 53 municipalities or towns. Each one of the municipal courts is presided over by multiple municipal court judges. Outside the court system, Monmouth County has an unconventional government. The county is governed by a sheriff, a county clerk, a surrogate, and a five member Board of Chosen Freeholders. Each freeholder is responsible for one of the five areas of city government: Administration and Special Services; Public Works and Engineering; Human Services, Health and Transportation; and Finance and Administration of Justice.
Monmouth Municipal Courts
There are 53 municipal courts in Monmouth County that are designed to preside over minor offenses which occur in the lines of the municipality. Serious charges like weapons offenses, auto theft, burglary, or aggravated assault are heard in the Monmouth County Superior Court. Municipal Court Judges serve 3 year terms and are usually selected by the Governor, the Mayor, or the local Government Board. It is common for municipal courts to hear cases in the evening.
Municipal courts in Monmouth County include Belmar Municipal Court, Bradley Beach Municipal Court, Brielle Municipal Court, Eatontown Municipal Court, Freehold Municipal Court, Holmdel Municipal Court, Manalapan Municipal Court, Marlboro Municipal Court, Matawan Municipal Court, Middletown Municipal Court, Red Bank Municipal Court, Ocean Municipal Court, Wall Municipal Court, and Seaside Heights Municipal Court.
Monmouth Municipal Lawyer
The law office of Palumbo & Renaud is a trial firm that has been dedicated to obtaining excellent results for clients in Monmouth County since 1973. As a founding partner of the firm, I have built my reputation on decades of success and highly favorable outcomes for my clients. I have experience handling criminal charges and minor offenses and I am committed to defending your charge aggressively and professionally. To hear more about what I can do for you, contact me today for a Free Consultation at 1-866-664-8118 with no obligation. I am happy to discuss your case with you and answer any questions you have about your defense.