Criminal And Municipal Law

Tenacious, Experienced Criminal Defense Attorneys

We will protect and defend your rights when it comes to a criminal offense, whether the charges involve a minor offense or a major crime. We have decades of experience in criminal defense protecting the rights of citizens throughout New Jersey while always remaining professional and nonjudgmental. Having an experienced defense attorney on your side will greatly improve the likelihood of a favorable result.

Criminal defense cases that we handle include:

  • Violent crimes​, including sexual assault, aggravated assault and murder
  • Drug offenses (possession, intent to distribute, etc.)
  • Weapons offenses
  • Robbery and burglary
  • Theft, including car theft
  • Domestic violence
  • DUI/DWI
  • Juvenile offenses

If you have been arrested or are facing criminal charges in New Jersey, you need to contact an experienced criminal lawyer immediately.  At Lawrence H. Kleiner, LLC, we will take every possible measure to defend you properly.

If you are charged with a driving while intoxicated (DWI) offense or a driving under the influence (DUI) offense you can lose your license, go to jail and even lose your job. Many people ask what the difference is between the two. Although DUI is a criminal charge, DWI is a motor vehicle offense in New Jersey and not a criminal offense.

Attorneys Well-Versed In New Jersey Municipal Law

If you have gotten in trouble for a traffic violation or marijuana possession, you need an experienced lawyer to help represent you. As a former municipal public defender, New Jersey attorney Larry Kleiner has the experience to provide you with zealous defense for your municipal matters.

We can help you resolve charges related to the following matters:

  • Reckless driving
  • Careless driving
  • Driving without insurance
  • Driving without a license
  • Driving on a suspended license
  • Speeding
  • Leaving the scene of an accident
  • Moving violations
  • Shoplifting
  • Disorderly persons offenses: misdemeanors

Such acts can lead to fines, probation and possible jail time. It is a smart move to enter your municipal court hearing with a trusted lawyer who will fight on your behalf. We have aggressively and successfully defended people’s rights and helped them reclaim their lives.

Learn More In A Free Initial Consultation

To take advantage of a free initial consultation about your criminal charges or municipal law matter, call our Closter office at 201-584-9780 or fill out our online contact form.