A phone call from the police department is rarely a good thing when it involves your child. If there is a silver lining it’s the hope that as a minor with proper counsel — both professional and legal — the miss-step becomes a one-time event. The last thing we want is the beginning of a criminal record because a situation needlessly spirals out of control in a courtroom before the judge.
As a former Municipal Court Judge serving Union Township from 1999-2005, I have seen my share of juveniles brought before me for disorderly person’s offenses. Some of the charges include:
At the Law Offices of John Paragano, our juvenile defense team has the experience, relationships and reputation, plus a track record of success to be your source of comfort in these trying times.
John Paragano: Union County Juvenile Lawyer for Municipal Court Violations including Underage Drinking and Petty Larceny
You’re wracked with guilt and sick over the arrest. You race through a thousand thoughts and wonder how this will affect your child’s future. There’s perhaps guilt or disgust, maybe fear, and then there’s the great unknown of the juvenile system in New Jersey. Setting aside the emotional upheaval, you need experienced representation to make sure this event is taken care of solidly and by a legal professional with an understanding of the law and the relationships to make events go smoothly. During the initial free consultation, our law firm will take the time to learn all the charges your child faces and listen to your concerns, and advise you on all of the available options. Please do not succumb to the temptation of going at it alone so your child can “take his medicine.” Having skillful representation at your child’s side increases the chances charges are downgraded, or even better, dismissed.
For twenty-five years my Union County law firm in Union, NJ has successfully defended numerous Municipal Court charges achieving acquittals, dismissals and downgrading of charges for a variety of Juvenile charges at the local, county and state level. If you need an experienced former Municipal Court Judge at your side, call my offices today.
Choose The Law Offices of John Paragano if Your Child is a Juvenile and Charged with a Crime
For the best legal juvenile defense in all of Union County, Monmouth County and all of New Jersey, contact John Paragano at The Law Offices of John Paragano, for a free consultation. Telephone 908.687.5999 or click to send an email. All consultations and written correspondences will be kept strictly confidential.