Old Bridge Simple Assault Lawyers
Criminal Attorney Defends Clients Against Simple Assault Charges in Old Bridge, NJ
Simple Assault charges arising out of Old Bridge, New Jersey are generally handled in the Old Bridge Municipal Court. The court is located 1 Old Bridge Plaza.
Under N.J.S.A.§ 2C:12-1a(1), a person is guilty of 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.
Penalties for Simple Assault Convictions in Old Bridge, New Jersey
Those convicted of simple assault face:
- 6 month possible jail sentence
- up to $1000 fine
- possible community service
- possible probation period
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 – Old Bridge Simple Assault Attorneys
(908) 322 – 7000
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.
Directions to Old Bridge Municipal Court
Old Bridge Municipal Court
Old Bridge Plaza
Bridge, NJ 08857
Traveling South on Garden State Parkway:
Take exit 123 – U.S. 9 south (second exit after Raritan River Bridge Toll Plaza – stay to extreme right after paying toll.) Continue on U.S. 9 south approximately 5 miles to Route 516 East – Matawan exit. (Do not take Route 516 West – Old Bridge exit.) Proceed on Route 516 a very short distance and make a left into the Municipal Complex.
Traveling North on Garden State Parkway:
Take exit 120 (Cheesequake State Park). At top of exit ramp turn right and continue to first traffic light and turn right onto Cliffwood Road. At intersection bear left at the light onto Morristown Road and continue to end. Make a right onto Route 34 north. Continue on Route 34 and make a left at the first traffic light (Cottrell Road). Continue on Cottrell Rd. for approximately 1-2 miles. The entrance to the complex is on the right between the ice arena and the library. Go into the complex and go to the second lot (on the left) to park. You will see a walkway in between two buildings and the main building is straight ahead.