Metuchen Speeding Ticket Lawyer
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Speeding tickets arising out of Metuchen, New Jersey are generally handled in the Metuchen Municipal Court. The court is located in Borough Hall, 500 Main Street. The Honorable Gary Price presides. The court administrator is Anne M. Tucker.
Under N.J.S.A. § 39:4-99, it is unlawful to exceed any of the speed limitations prescribed in the chart below.
Road LocationSpeed LimitResidential Districts25 MPHBusiness Districts25 MPHSchool Zones25 MPHSuburban Residential Districts35 MPHSuburban Business Districts35 MPHAll other locations50 MPHCertain Highways65 MPH
Speeding Violation Point Assessment
Speed Over the LimitPoints+1-14 MPH2+15-29 MPH4+30 MPH or more5
In New Jersey, the penalties for speeding are severe. In addition to a potential loss of license and heavy fines, persons convicted of speeding may have points assessed to their driving record by New Jersey Motor Vehicle Services. Many times, those with points assessed to their driving record face higher insurance premiums. Those convicted of speeding up to 14 mph above limit can expect to have 2 points assessed to their driving record by the Motor Vehicle Commission while those convicted of speeding 15 to 29 mph above the limit can expect to have 4 points assessed. In addition, a conviction for speeding 30 mph or more above the limit will result in the assessment of 5 points.
If you have been charged with a speeding offense in Metuchen, New Jersey, it is important to consult with a New Jersey speeding ticket lawyer. The law firm of Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC regularly represents clients in Metuchen Municipal Court for speeding and other traffic violations. Our criminal attorneys have many years of experience handling such offenses. 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.
If you would like to speak with one of the firm’s criminal attorneys to discuss a speeding violation, 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.