Hillside Criminal Defense Lawyer

Facing criminal charges in Hillside, NJ?

Hillside NJ Lawyers

No matter how minor the charge, being faced with criminal offenses is intimidating and overwhelming. If you were cited or arrested for a traffic offense or a sex crime in Hillside, contact a defense lawyer at Schiller & Pittenger, P.C. today. All of our attorneys are former county prosecutors who are dedicated to defending individuals charged with any degree of crime in the state of New Jersey. We have extensive experience and comprehensive knowledge of municipal court proceedings and can help you understand the minor or more serious charges you face. Additionally, we can guide you through the legal processes and provide you with the best possible options to limit any penalties or avoid conviction altogether.

Fighting Your Criminal Charges

If you were charged with a minor criminal offense, your case will likely be tried in municipal court. Hillside Municipal Court holds jurisdiction over misdemeanors and traffic violations.

In Hillside, the most common charges include:

  • Burglary
  • Criminal trespass
  • Marijuana possession
  • Aggravated assault
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Driving while suspended
  • Reckless driving
  • Drunk driving
  • Leaving the scene of an accident

Our defense attorneys can help you determine if your constitutional rights were upheld upon arrest and help you understand your options for fighting your case. Just because a charge is considered minor, doesn’t mean the consequences will be; even the smallest of crimes can affect your future. Let us help protect you!

Dedicated to Defending You

At Schiller & Pittenger, P.C., we have more than 30 years of combined experience in handling all types of criminal cases. If you were cited or arrested for a misdemeanor or traffic offense, our team of attorneys can provide you with legal guidance you can rely on. Please do not hesitate to contact us today for support.

Schedule a case consultation with one of our lawyers today