Bernards Criminal Defense Attorney

Bernards NJ Criminal Lawyers

Anyone arrested and charged with the possession of marijuana, harassment, domestic violence, simple assault, driving while intoxicated, criminal mischief, disorderly conduct, speeding or driving while suspended in Bernards, New Jersey will be summonsed to appear in the Bernards Municipal Court, which is actually located in Basking Ridge at 1 Collyer Lane to answer the charges. If you have been arrested in Bernards Township it is essential that you speak to an experienced Somerset County criminal defense attorney about your options. At Keith Oliver Criminal Law, we understand the pressures and stress that most feel when they are charged with a criminal offense. That is why we strongly recommend that you speak to not only an experienced criminal defense attorney but one that has experience dealing with the Bernards Municipal Court. Hiring the right attorney can go a long way to alleviating a lot of the stress and pressure that most feel. If you would like to speak to one of the Bernards criminal defense lawyers on staff at Keith Oliver Criminal Law then please contact us at 908-533-1064.

Criminal Defense Attorneys in Bernards NJ

The Bernards Municipal Court has original jurisdiction over all disorderly persons, petty disorderly persons, township ordinances and traffic offenses that occur within the township. They also will have jurisdiction over all remanded and downgraded indictable (felony) offenses that occur with the township. A disorderly persons offense is a serious criminal charge in New Jersey. If convicted, a Defendant would be facing a six (6) month jail sentence, a $1,000 fine and permanent criminal record. So whether you were arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, simple assault or marijuana possession under 50 grams in Bernards Township, you will be forced to defend those charges in the Bernards Municipal Court. If you would like to speak to one of the criminal defense lawyers at Keith Oliver Criminal Law, then please contact us at 908-533-1064. As always, our initial consultations are free of costs. So if you have any questions whatsoever, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Bernards Municipal Court Contact Information

1 Collyer Lane, Basking Ridge NJ 07920

Court Schedule:
Second, Third & Fourth Tuesday at 9 a.m.

Phone Number:
General Information – 908.204.3110 & Fax- 908.696.0385

Chief Judge:
Honorable Donald P. Bogosian, J.M.C.

Stephen O. Davis, Esq.

Public Defender:
Scott Mitzner, Esq.

Court Administrator:
Luisa De Leon, C.M.C.A.

For more information on the Bernards Township Municipal Court, please click the link.

Bernards Municipal Court

Where is Bernards Township?

Bernards Township, which was originally known as Bernardston, was formed all the way back in 1760 by the Royal Charter. Now of days, it covers just under twenty-five (25) square miles in the northeast section of Somerset County. According to the 2010 Census, over 25,000 people call Bernards Township home which is up more than 25% from the 2000 Census. It is bordered by Bedminster Township, Far Hills, Bernardsville,  Bridgewater and Warren Township. It is considered one of the more affluent townships in Somerset County. In fact, the headquarters of Barnes & Noble College and Verizon Wireless are located in the township. For more information on the township of Bernards, please checkout their website by clicking the link.

DWI Attorneys in Bernards NJ

At Keith Oliver Criminal Law, we are dedicated to aggressively representing our clients no matter whether they are charged with a homicide or a traffic offense. If you have been arrested and charged with eluding, driving under the influence, leaving the scene of an accident, the possession of heroin, aggravated assault or endangering the welfare of a child in Bernards Township, Keith Oliver Criminal Law can help. We are well aware that no to clients let alone no two cases are the same, as such we pride ourselves on being able to adapt our representation in order to fulfill our clients needs. If you would like to speak to one of our Bernards criminal defense attorneys then please contact us at 908-533-1064.