Linden Criminal Defense Attorney

Linden NJ Criminal Defense Lawyers

If you have been charged with a crime in Linden such as ShopliftingDisorderly ConductPossession of Marijuana, or Simple Assault the best thing you can do is retain an experienced attorney who knows the court system. William Proetta Criminal Law is a Union County Law Firm that practices exclusively criminal, DWI, and traffic defense. Mr. Proetta has successfully handled well over 1,000 cases throughout his career prides himself on his savvy negotiation skills and aggressive defense tactics. If you have been charged with any criminal matter such as in Linden it is important that you contact an experienced criminal lawyer with a proven criminal defense record. Contact us today at our office, conveniently located in Scotch Plains, to set up a free initial consultation at (908) 838-0150.

Linden Municipal Court Information

The Linden Municipal Court is located at 301 N. Wood Ave., Linden NJ 07036. Linden Municipal Court hears cases on Tuesdays and the first Wednesday of the month at 8:30 a.m. Linden also holds court on Mondays and Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. which are scheduled and determined by the judge. The court also has regular office hours which are held Monday thru Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. It is important to contact the court before your scheduled appearance if you have any questions or requests for adjournments. The court administrator Elizabeth A. Gavigan can be contacted (908) 474-8423 or 8546. Your Linden Municipal Court case will be heard before Presiding Judge Cassandra Corbett and Judge Susan MacMullen. To learn more information about how to postpone your case or pay fines online then visit the Linden Municipal Court website.

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Linden, New Jersey

Linden is a city in southeastern Union County, New Jersey that is about 10.5 square miles in size with a population of just over 40,000 residents. Linden is part of the New York Metropolitan Area, being only about 13 miles from Manhattan and actually borders Staten Island. Linden is served by U.S. Route 1 & 9 and Route 27 which acts a major artery for traffic and business throughout the city. In terms of limited access roads, the Garden State Parkway and Interstate 278 passes right outside the city limits and gives access to New York City. Moreover, the New Jersey Turnpike passes through the eastern portion of the city, with access to and from Exit 13 (for I-278) right on the city limits with nearby Elizabeth. To learn more about Linden City please visit the official website at

Criminal Charges in Linden NJ

If you have been charged with a disorderly persons offense, also known as a misdemeanor, you are facing very severe penalties which include probation, community service, and up to 6 months in jail. The effects of a conviction are felt for years to come because it will limit job, educational and scholarship opportunities. The attorneys at William Proetta Criminal Law represent clients charged with DWI, Driving While Suspended, and Driving without Insurance in Linden. If you are interested in speaking with a criminal defense attorney please do not hesitate to contact our office, located in Scotch Plains. Our phone number is (908) 838-0150 and all consultations are provided free of charge.