Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court Address
665 Radio Road
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Phone Number: (609) 296-7241
Fax Number: (609) 294-1068
Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court Judge and Staff
The judge presiding over the Little Egg Harbor Township Municipal Court is the Honorable Damian G. Murray, J.M.C. The Court Administrator is Deborah O'Brien, CMCA, and the Deputy Court Administrator is Alina Bertram. The Little Egg Harbor Township Municipal Court Prosecutor is currently Steven Zabarsky, Esq.
Court sessions are held on the first and third Thursdays of the month at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Call the Court Administrator for the night court schedule.
About Little Egg Harbor Township Municipal Court
You should contact the Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court prior to the court date listed on your summons if you are going to plead not guilty. If you wish to apply for the services of a public defender, you must appear in court on the date listed on the summons. It is the defendant's obligation to make sure the court has their correct address in order to receive notifications so that a warrant is not issued for non-appearance.
As in all New Jersey municipal courts, for criminal matters, DWI charges, and if “court appearance required” is checked on your traffic summons, you must appear in court at the time and place indicated on your summons, even if you are going to plead guilty.
Negotiating with the Prosecutor at the Little Egg Harbor Court
If you must appear in court, it is very important that you arrive early on the date and time stated on your documentation. This will be your opportunity to negotiate with the prosecutor to attempt to downgrade the severity of your charges.
It is highly recommended that you hire an experienced Little Egg Harbor Township Municipal Court lawyer to conduct these negotiations for you because the outcome can make an enormous difference in the amount of your fine, possible length of incarceration, and will be reflected in your criminal record for years in the future.
Payment of Fines and Traffic Tickets
Fines owed to Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court may be paid with cash, check, money order or credit card. Checks and money orders should be made payable to Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court. Payment for traffic tickets not requiring an appearance may be made at www.njmcdirect.com. The Little Egg Harbor Court ID is 1516.
Experienced Little Egg Harbor Lawyers
If you need an experienced lawyer in Little Egg Harbor, NJ consider Villani & DeLuca. We offer free 24×7 phone consultations to help resolve your legal issues. Call (732) 709-7757 today to discuss your case with one of our attorneys.
About Little Egg Harbor Township, NJ
A land area of 47+ square miles makes Little Egg Harbor the fourth largest in Ocean County, and the Township has experienced rapid population growth in recent decades. The 2010 Census recorded a population of 20,065, which is an increase of more than 25% from 2000. Area attractions include the 22-acre “Tip” Seaman County Park, located on Lake Pohatcong in Tuckerton, which is an incorporated town wholly enclosed within Little Egg Harbor Township.
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