Chester Borough NJ Municipal Court

Chester Borough New Jersey Criminal Defense

The team of criminal defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall represents clients in Chester Borough Municipal Court charged with traffic violations (including DWI offenses)criminal disorderly persons offenses, petty disorderly offenses and local ordinance violations. The Police Department in Chester has increased the frequency and number of traffic tickets and criminal complaints issued over the last year by 17%! With this increase in the courts workload, the court may have more difficulty in properly investigating and adjudicating your case. With legal representation, you will be afforded the care and attention of an experienced attorney who may be able to attain a successful result in your case. The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall has offices located throughout New Jersey including offices in Parsippany and Morristown. If you or someone you know has been charged with any type of criminal offense in Chester Borough you can contact us for a free initial consultation by calling our Morris County office at 973-971-0030.

Chester Borough Municipal Court Information

The Chester Borough Municipal Court is located at 300 Main Street in Chester, New Jersey 07930. The court can be reached by telephone at 908-879-5361 or by fax at 908-879-5812. The Chester Borough Municipal Court meets the first and third Wednesday of each month at 7:30 PM, unless otherwise noted. Their office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 4:30 PM.

The Chester Borough Municipal Court Presiding Judge is the Honorable C. William Bowkley, Jr. The court administrator is Sharon Alpaugh and she can be reached by e-mail at salpaugh@chesterborough.org. Chester Borough Municipal Prosecutor is Carl Perrone, esq. If necessary, please contact the Chester Borough Police Department by telephone at 908-879-5626.

For additional information please visit Chester Borough’s Municipal Court website at www.ChesterBorough.org/municipalcourt

Chester Borough New Jersey Criminal and DWI Lawyers

In New Jersey, if you are charged with driving under the influence (DUI) of drugs or alcohol with a blood alcohol count (BAC) greater than .08% but less than .10% you can face up to 30 days in jail, the loss of your license for up to three (3) months, up to $1,320 in fines and fees and a mandatory surcharge of $1,000 a year for three (3) years. If you are charged with driving while possessing drugs you can face a minimum fine of $50 and the loss of your license for up to two (2) years.

For more information on DUI offenses and penalties you can visit the State of New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission website at http://www.state.nj.us/mvc/Violations/dui.htm.

It is imperative that you contact an experienced drunk driving lawyer to combat these charges. If you or someone you know has been charged with these or other criminal offenses do not hesitate to contact our office at 973-971-0030. At the Law Offices of Jonathan Marshall, our criminal trial team is composed of former county prosecutors, former municipal prosecutors, and experienced criminal defense lawyers amounting to outstanding legal experience leading to successful defense of New Jersey clients.