Newburgh Town Court Ticket Lawyer
For many residents in Newburgh, NY the Newburgh Town Court will be their initial, and likely only, experience with the New York court system. This local court is responsible for hearing a number of different cases. This includes those that arise from citations, traffic tickets, and misdemeanors issued within the limits of Newburgh. The Newburgh Town Court also has original jurisdiction over felonies in the area.
At Scott Russell Law, our team regularly handles cases in Newburgh Town Court for:
- Moving violations
- Other traffic tickets
- Driving while intoxicated (DWI)
- Driving with ability impaired
- Misdemeanor crimes
- Other criminal offenses, and
- Small claims.
Traffic Violations in Newburgh Town Court
The Newburgh Town Court is responsible for adjudicating all traffic tickets and moving violations issued within the town of Newburgh. As Newburgh is one of the larger towns in Orange County, NY with 30,000 and the location of several main roadways and an interstate, this can amount to a large number of tickets and fines each year.
As a local law firm, Scott Russell Law represents numerous individuals each year that want to fight traffic tickets for:
- Speeding and excessive speeding
- Reckless driving
- Failure to signal
- Driving without insurance
- Driving with a suspended license
- Commercial vehicle offenses
- Failure to yield
- Improper passing
- Driving with impaired ability
- Passing a stopped school bus, and
- Other traffic violations in Newburgh.
In some instances, it’s best to pay the fine related to these offenses and not fight the ticket in Newburgh Town Court. But as a Newburgh Town Court lawyer, I speak with individuals each year that could lose their drivers license or pay thousands of dollars in fines related to different traffic violations. For these clients and many other Newburgh residents, negotiating for a lesser fine or to dismiss the ticket is necessary.
A local Newburgh lawyer can communicate with the town court, speak with the prosecutor, collect evidence on the circumstances of your ticket, and ultimately help mitigate the effects of a traffic ticket on your driver’s license and insurance premiums.
Process and Procedure at Newburgh Town Court
As an Orange County, NY lawyer, I have several clients facing traffic ticket, moving violation, and criminal cases in Newburgh each year. Over the past 12 years, this amounts to significant experience and familiarity with the Newburgh Town Court and how it operates. This knowledge of the court, its judges, and prosecutors is extremely beneficial to anyone fighting traffic or criminal charges in Newburgh.
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If you do need legal help with criminal defense, traffic ticket defense, or a small claims action in Newburgh, our team at Scott Russell Law can help. Our local office is conveniently located in Orange County, NY and only a phone call away.