South Orange NJ DWI and DUI Defense Lawyer

If you or someone you love has been charged with a disorderly persons criminal offense such as possession of a controlled dangerous substance or a traffic offense such as DWI or DUI in South Orange, New Jersey, your case will be heard and decided at the South Orange Municipal Court, which also serves the town of Maplewood. With offices in nearby Verona, Attorney Roy Breslow regularly appears in South Orange Municipal Court as he diligently serves on behalf of clients charged with offenses ranging from possession of drug paraphernalia to disorderly conduct.

With over 40 years of legal experience which includes former positions as a Prosecutor and Deputy Attorney General, Mr. Breslow has been exposed to the inner-workings of both sides of the New Jersey Justice System. Appearing in courts throughout Essex County for decades, Mr. Breslow has become a well-respected member of the legal community, earning a reputation as a knowledgeable and seasoned advocate who is committed to pursuing every available avenue to secure positive results for his clients. For a free consultation about your case with Mr. Breslow, contact his Essex County offices anytime at 973-239-8000.

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The South Orange Municipal Court is the venue where charges for disorderly persons offenses, petty disorderly persons offenses, and motor vehicle violations issued within the township of South Orange are adjudicated. The potential penalties of a criminal offense heard in this court may include a sentence to serve 6 months in the county jail for a disorderly persons offense or a 30-day jail sentence for a petty disorderly persons offense. As for motor vehicle violations such as driving while intoxicated, these offenses may also result in a jail sentence, as well as suspension of driving privileges, fines, and other consequences, the extent of which are determined by the circumstances of the specific case. It is important to note that New Jersey Municipal Courts offer a number of diversionary programs, including conditional discharge and conditional dismissal, which may serve as viable alternatives to conviction for first-time offenders charged with certain crimes.

South Orange Municipal Court Information:

The South Orange Municipal Court is located at 1618 Springfield Ave, Maplewood, New Jersey, 07040. The court office can be contacted directly at (973) 762-2839. The court office is open on Monday from 9:30am to 3:30pm, Tuesday from 2:00pm to 7:00pm, and Wednesday from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. 

  • Judge: Honorable Judge Clarence Barry-Austin
  • Court Administrator: Ryan Bancroft

For more information about the South Orange Municipal Court, visit the following website: South Orange Municipal Court.

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Contact Attorney Roy W. Breslow at 973-239-8000 for a free comprehensive consultation about your South Orange Municipal Court case.