Simple Assault Lawyers in East Brunswick, NJ
East Brunswick Simple Assault Attorneys Help Clients Fight Criminal Charges
Under N.J.S.A.§ 2C:12-1a(1), a person commits a simple assault if he or she attempts to cause or purposely, knowingly, or recklessly causes bodily injury to another person. Some examples of this offense include:
- Spitting in someone’s face
- Hitting someone in order to cause them soreness
- Slapping a person’s face
- Simple assault is a disorderly persons offense.
Those convicted of simple assault face:
- 6-month possible jail sentence
- up to $1000 fine
- possible community service
- possible probation period
East Brunswick Simple Assault Charges
Simple Assault charges arising out of East Brunswick, New Jersey are generally handled in the East Brunswick Municipal Court. The court is located at 1 Civic Center Drive and is presided over by The Honorable A. Todd Mayo, C.J.M.C., Christine M. Heitmann, C.J.M.C., and Paul J. Endler, Jr, A.J.M.C. The court administrator is Diana M Santiago, C.M.C.A.
If you have been charged with assault in East Brunswick, New Jersey, it is important to consult with a New Jersey criminal defense lawyer. The law firm of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC regularly represent clients in East Brunswick Municipal Court charged with disorderly persons offenses, including simple assault.
The criminal attorneys at Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC have many years of experiences handling assault cases. Casey Woodruff, Robert Rowbotham and Gary Grabas are former Prosecutors. Jon Bramnick is a Certified Civil Trial lawyer with over 30 years of trial experience.
Free Consultations Available – East Brunswick Simple Assault Attorney
If you would like to speak with one of the firm’s criminal attorneys to discuss an assault charge, you can reach us at (732) 651-9999. Our criminal attorneys offer free initial consultations and are available 24 hours a day. The firm has offices in East Brunswick and Scotch Plains, New Jersey.