Livingston Simple Assault Lawyer
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Simple Assault charges arising out of Livingston are generally handled in Livingston Municipal Court, located at 357 South Livingston Avenue. The Honorable Robert A. Jones presides over the Court. Michael I. Berliner is the municipal prosecutor.
In New Jersey, assault charges are taken seriously. A simple assault conviction can result in a six (6) month prison term.
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:
If you would like to speak with one of the firm’s criminal attorneys to discuss an assault charge, you can reach us at (908) 322-7000. We offer free initial consultations and are available 24 hours a day. The firm’s main office is located in nearby Scotch Plains, New Jersey.