Farmingdale Defense Lawyer

Farmingdale is a small borough in Monmouth County that borders Howell, Wall and Colts Neck, and sees its fair share of traffic violations and other offenses. Have you or a loved one been arrested while in Farmingdale and facing charges such as Domestic Violence, Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), Simple Assault, Driving While Suspended, or Speeding, McGuckin Law can fight on your behalf. Representing clients in Farmingdale and throughout all of Monmouth County, McGuckin Law is a local home grown law firm that has achieved success throughout our area handling serious traffic offenses and criminal offenses, including Possession of a Weapon Without a Permit to Carry, Aggravated Assault, Identity Theft, Reckless Driving, Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Disorderly Conduct, Possession of Marijuana, CDS in a Motor Vehicle, Distribution of Illegal Prescription Drugs and Burglary.

Our website is a resource that you are more than welcome to take advantage of. It can help ease your fears about penalties you may be facing, as well as some of the strategies that you can take to better deal with your situation. All cases are different, and our team at McGuckin Law is waiting to hear from you to find out your unique situation and advise you on steps we can take to put this behind you. We can be reached at 732.924.4200.

Farmingdale Domestic Violence Lawyer

As a criminal defense firm, McGuckin Law handles all criminal offenses. Depending on the degree of the charges, you will be facing either an Indictable Offense or Disorderly Persons Charge. Indictable Offenses are New Jersey’s equivalent for felony charges and are handled in the County Court. Some of these charges include:

  • Aggravated Assault
  • Terroristic Threats
  • Marijuana Distribution
  • Heroin Distribution
  • Robbery
  • Possession of a Weapon for Unlawful Purposes
  • Theft >$200
  • Resisting Arrest

Disorderly persons charges, which are misdemeanors, are handled in the municipal court. Below are a few examples of Disorderly Persons Offenses:

  • Simple Assault
  • Disorderly Conduct’
  • Possession <50 Grams of Marijuana
  • Harassment
  • Shoplifting <$200
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

If you or a loved on is facing charges in Farmingdale for either class of offense it is important that you speak with someone who is seasoned in handling these cases. At McGuckin Law, we fight hard to have charges reduced or dismissed altogether. When facing an indictable offense, a strong case can result in the downgrade to a misdemeanor offense and the redirection of your charges being handled in the municipal court setting. To find out more on how McGuckin Law can help, call us today at 732.924.4200.

Farmingdale Borough DUI Attorney

Driving under the influence carries heavy penalties including Loss of License, Installation of an Ignition Interlock Device, Mandatory Substance Abuse Counseling, Community Service, Heavy Surcharges and Fines, as well as Jail Time. A standard DUI is when a driver operating a motor vehicle reaches the legal BAC limit of .08%. New Jersey does not allow plea-bargaining for cases involving drinking and driving, nor do they accept the use of provisional licenses. This is why it is important to have a solid defense. If you or a loved one are facing DUI charges in Farmingdale Borough, or related charges including DUI in a School Zone, Refusal to Submit to a Breathalyzer, Second or Subsequent DUI Offense, or Underage DUI, call McGuckin law today at 732.924.4200 to see how we can help you fight your DUI. For more information, check out our Monmouth County Driver Resource Center.

Farmingdale Speeding Violation Lawyer

Traffic Violations can cause a lot of issues for people. Fines, Loss of License, Points and Jail Time are some of the penalties you could be facing depending on the severity of your offense, as well as your driving history. We serve clients facing traffic violations, including Failure to Maintain Lanes, Driving While Suspended, Failure to Yield to an Emergency Vehicle, Speeding, Careless Driving, Reckless Driving and Driving without Insurance. Most of our clients want to keep their license no matter what and want to avoid having anything on their driving record. We have been very successful in finding ways to drastically reduce charges, or dismiss them all together. For clients who have accumulated enough points to warrant an Administrative Suspension on their license by the NJ MVC, we have worked to demand a magistrate hearing to fight on their behalf. If you or a loved one are facing the charges mentioned above, or any other, call McGuckin Law today for a free consultation at 732.924.4200.

Farmingdale Borough Municipal Court

The Honorable James M. Newman presides of the municipal court of Farmingdale Borough. It is difficult to say how long your day in court to take, which is why we advise our clients to plan for the chance that it could take the better part of the entire day. The court is located at 11 Asbury Avenue, Farmingdale, NJ, 07727 and can be reached directly at 732.938.4080. Please refer to the link below for directions to the court.

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At McGuckin Law, we know that trust is important. Going to court and facing these charges is a big deal. This is why we approach every client’s situation differently and give it the time and attention it deserves. No matter what happens, we will always work to develop as many options for our clients to choose from and work hard to give them what they want. To find out more about our process and why it is we’ve been able to add value to so many clients’ lives call us today at 732.924.4200. Consultations are free and we can be reached at any time, day or night.