Verona Marijuana Possession Attorneys
Drug Crime Lawyer Represents Clients Facing Marijuana Possession Charges in Verona NJ
Verona is a township in Essex County, New Jersey. As of the most recent United States Census, the township population was 13,533, making it the 181st most populous municipality in New Jersey (out of 566 statewide). In 2008, a well respected magazine ranked Verona #1 in Essex County and #3 in New Jersey as “Top Places to Live in New Jersey”. Despite all of the positive qualities Verona has to offer, members of the Verona Police Department are sometimes called upon to make criminal arrests. One of the more common offenses arising out of Verona is the charge of possession of marijuana.
Charges alleging the possession of marijuana in Verona, NJ are quite serious. At Bramnick, Rodriguez, Grabas, Arnold & Mangan, LLC, our attorneys possess the knowledge and skill to handle marijuana possession cases and all other Verona criminal matters. Gary Grabas, Casey Woodruff and Robert C. Rowbotham, II are all former Prosecutors. Jon M. Bramnick is a New Jersey “Super Lawyer” with over 30 years of trial experience. If you have been charged with marijuana possession in Verona, it is wise to immediately seek the assistance of a Verona marijuana possession lawyer.
Verona Marijuana Possession Charges and Penalties
Under N.J.S.A. § 2C:35-16, a conviction for marijuana possession may result in some or all of the following consequences:
- Driver’s license suspension of at least 6 months and up to 2 years.
- A fine that may be up to $1,000.
- Up to 6 months imprisonment in the Essex County Jail.
Verona Municipal Court handles all cases involving the possession of 50 grams or less of marijuana. Those cases involving an amount of marijuana greater than 50 grams are handled by the Essex County Superior Court. The Essex County Superior Court is located at 50 West Market Street in Newark, NJ. The Verona Municipal Court is located in Town Hall at 600 Bloomfield Ave. Directions to the Municipal Court are listed below.
Free Consultations Available – Verona Marijuana Possession Lawyers
973. 273. 0023
If you have been charged with marijuana possession in Verona, it is important to consult with a New Jersey marijuana possession lawyer. Our criminal defense attorneys know how to protect your rights. For a free consultation, contact us at 973.273.0023. We can be reached 24 hours a day.
Directions to the Verona Municipal Court
Verona is located approximately 15 miles West of Manhattan. Out of town visitors can get to Verona as follows:
Take Rt. 23 South 5 miles to Bloomfield Ave. Make a right on to Bloomfield Ave. to get to Verona Park, the Civic Center and the Community Center. Note: North of Bloomfield Ave., Rt. 23 is also known as Pompton Avenue. South of Bloomfield Ave, Rt. 23 becomes Mt. Prospect Avenue, and Prospect Avenue.
Route 280 (East Side of Town):
Take exit 8B to Prospect Ave. North. This road becomes Mt. Prospect Ave. before it passes Bloomfield Ave. and Pompton Ave. after it passes Bloomfield Ave. Make a left to get to Verona Park, the Civic Center and the Community Center.
Route 280 (West Side of Town):
Take exit 7 to Pleasant Valley Way North. When this road enters Verona, it is called Lakeside Ave. The road ends at Bloomfield Ave. Make a left to get to the Civic Center and Community Center. Verona Park is at this intersection.
Montclair, Glen Ridge, Bloomfield:
Take Bloomfield Ave. westbound.
Take Bloomfield Ave. eastbound.