Highlands Criminal Defense Attorney

Criminal Lawyers in Highlands NJ

Keith Oliver Criminal Law defends clients charged with various criminal and traffic offenses that occur within the Borough of Highlands. Our office has extensive experience in dealing with the Highlands Municipal Court which is actually located in Atlantic Highlands at 100 First Avenue. The Highlands Municipal Court presides over all disorderly persons offenses (misdemeanors), borough ordinances and traffic offenses that occur within the borough. If you or a loved one has been arrested and issued a summons for simple assault, stalking, disorderly conduct, harassmentpossession of marijuana, shopliftingDWI, leaving the scene of an accident or DUI in Highlands, we can help. We fully understand the stress that comes along with being charged with a criminal offense and prepared to help in anyway possible. If you would like to come into our office to discuss your options then please contact us directly at (732) 858.6959. Mr. Oliver’s and Mr. Proetta’s entire practice has been dedicated to defending those accused of crimes in courts throughout New Jersey, including Highlands. Throughout the years our attorneys have routinely appeared in the Highlands Municipal Court and defended clients accused of various crimes. For more information on the Highlands Municipal Court, including the hours of operation and who the judge will be, please see below.

Highlands Municipal Court

100 First Avenue, Atlantic Highlands New Jersey 07716

Court Schedule:
First & Third Monday at 3 p.m.

Hours of Operation:
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
When Court is in session – 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Phone Number:
General Information – 732.291.3225 –  Fax- 732.291.3100

Email Address:

Chief Judge:
Honorable Thomas J. Smith, III, J.M.C.

James N. Butler Esq.

Court Administrator:
Sonia K. Paxtor, C.M.C.A.

Highlands, New Jersey

Highlands is a small little borough located in one of the most northeastern points of Monmouth County, New Jersey. It is bordered by Atlantic Highlands to the north, Sea Bright to the south and Middletown to the west. This small borough, which covers just over one square mile, is actually located directly on the water. Combine that with the fact that it is extremely convenient to commute in and out of New York City because of the Seastreak Ferries, it has become a very desirable location for people to call home. Also, unlike most towns in the area, Highlands is not what most would consider a “summer town”, it has solid year round population. For more information about the Borough of Highlands please checkout their website.

Highland NJ DWI Defense Attorneys

If you have been charged with a criminal offense like terroristic threatspossession of cocaine, possession of marijuana under 50 grams, speeding, driving while suspended or DUI in Highlands, the Keith Oliver Criminal Law can help. It is imperative that you speak to not only an experienced criminal defense attorney but an experienced Highland Municipal Court defense attorney about your options as soon as possible. If you would like to schedule a free initial consultation today then please contact us at (732) 858.6959. Our attorneys are and waiting to help assist in anyway that we can. So if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.