Scotch Plains Criminal Defense Attorney

Scotch Plains NJ Criminal Defense Attorneys

William Proetta Criminal Law practices throughout Union County’s municipal courts including Scotch Plains. If you have been arrested or pulled over in Scotch Plains and received a criminal charge or traffic ticket our criminal defense law firm is prepared to help you. As an experienced criminal attorney, William A. Proetta has successfully handled literally thousands of cases. His firm will work with you step by step through the entire process to ensure that you achieve the best outcome capable under the law in your situation. For instance, often times we are even able to get indictable offenses remanded back down to municipal court where the potential penalties are less severe. We also represent clients charged with disorderly persons offenses in Scotch Plains such as Simple AssaultResisting ArrestTrespassHarassment, and Possession of Marijuana under 50 grams. If you would like to discuss the details of your case and possible representation contact our office, located in Mountainside by calling (908) 838-0150.

Information on Scotch Plains Municipal Court

The Scotch Plains Municipal Court is located at 430 Park Ave, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076. Their courts sessions are held on the first and third Wednesday of every month at 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. The court is also open for normal business hours Monday thru Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. If you have any questions regarding your upcoming court appearance you can contact the Scotch Plains Municipal Court at (908) 322-6700 and speak with the court administrator, Yonne Rude, CMCA. Judge Antonio Inacio presides over all disorderly conduct, traffic violations and ordinances in Scotch Plains Municipal Court. Our Scotch Plains criminal defense lawyers will work with the municipal prosecutor in an attempt to negotiate a lower plea or dismissal. If no agreement can be reached we will have a trial and litigate the elements of the alleged offense. To learn more about how the court works such as how to postpone your case or pay tickets online, please visit the Scotch Plains Municipal Court website.

Directions to Scotch Plains Municipal Court

Scotch Plains New Jersey

Scotch Plains is a wealthy, sought-after suburban town but has a moderately busy municipal court attributable to two major roads which pass through the township. Route 28 travels a brief stretch in the central part and U.S. Route 22 in the north of the town. Scotch Plains is a township in Union County that is approximately nine square miles in size and has a growing population of about 23,500 residents. The township is accessible from limited access in neighboring communities, such as Interstate 78 in Watchung and Interstate 287 in Edison Township and the Garden State Parkway. For more information on the township of Scotch Plains you can visit their official website at

Scotch Plains Disorderly Conduct Lawyer

If you have been charged with a disorderly persons offense (misdemeanor) you are facing serious repercussions such as up to 6 months of jail, probation, loss of your driver’s license, and a permanent criminal record. William A. Proetta, Esq. is an experienced criminal lawyer who has successfully handled thousands of cases. At our office we handle exclusively criminal, DWI, and serious traffic violations so we are always at the forefront of our field of law. Contact our Scotch Plains Office at (908) 838-0150 for a free initial consultation and speak with a Scotch Plains defense attorney free of charge.