New Jersey Municipal Court Lawyer

DWI | Traffic Tickets | Drug Crimes
Disorderly Conduct | Expungements
Violation of Municipal Ordinances

When you have been arrested or cited for a minor criminal offense, it’s still a big deal. Any criminal record can make it harder to get the job you want, harder to get credit, and harder to live where you want to live. The municipal court system in New Jersey, where minor criminal charges are prosecuted, can be a daunting and confusing experience for anyone. You want an experienced attorney to protect your rights.

At the David M. Lipshutz Law Office, in Stratford, we have aggressively fought for the rights of defendants in New Jersey municipal courts for more than 30 years. We know from experience that every criminal matter has its own circumstances, so we’ll listen carefully to learn what happened to you. We don’t accept every client who walks through our door—we’ll only agree to represent you if we know we can help.You’ll always work with David Lipshutz, never with a paralegal or an associate.

To arrange an appointment, send us an e-mail or call our office at 856-627-1990.

Our Representation in Municipal Court

We provide thorough and zealous representation in all criminal proceedings in municipal court, including:

  • DWI and Refusal Proceedings—The penalties in NJ are extremely harsh for these offenses, especially second or third offenses– fines, costs, loss of driving privileges for years, community service, jail, Intoxicated Driver Resource Center overnight attendance, ignition interlock devices are all possibilities. You need an experienced DWI attorney to search for any possible legal defense to these charges and/or keep the damage down as low as possible.
  • Traffic Citations—Attorney Lipshutz will help you fight any type of traffic ticket, including speeding, reckless driving, driving without insurance, or driving with a suspended or revoked license
  • Drug Offenses, such as possession
  • Disorderly Conduct Charges
  • Violation of any Municipal Ordinance

We can also help you expunge, or seal, any qualified criminal charges or convictions.

When you hire us to defend you in municipal court, we will fully investigate the facts and circumstances of your arrest, looking first to see whether there was any illegal search or seizure. We will also verify that you were properly notified of your rights, and that all evidence was legally obtained.

Contact the David M. Lipshutz Office

Contact our office online or call us at 856-627-1990 to schedule a meeting. We are available to meet with you weekdays between 9 am and 5 pm. We won’t take your case unless we know we can help.