Union County Marijuana Charges

Although marijuana is often viewed as a recreational drug, an arrest for possessing or distributing it can be serious. The Courts in Union County view marijuana just like any other drug and treat those arrested no different than any other illegal substance. If you were charged with possession of marijuana or for distributing marijuana, an attorney experienced in defending these offenses is absolutely necessary. Our legal team includes a staff of defense attorneys with over 100 years of experience handling marijuana related cases. One of our lawyers would be happy to speak to you immediately or to set up an appointment in our Cranford Office.

Defending Union County Indictable Marijuana Cases

First Degree, Second Degree, Third Degree & even Fourth Degree Marijuana complaints are handled at the Superior Court of Union County, Elizabeth, NJ. These offenses typically involve selling marijuana or, intent to distribute, although Fourth Degree Possession is also a charge which is a felony litigated at the Superior Court level. A First Degree marijuana distribution indictment carries in excess of 10 years of jail exposure, a Second Degree involves 5 to 10 years of jail, a Third Degree includes 0 to 5 years of jail exposure and a Fourth Degree includes up to 18 months in jail. We defend all varieties of marijuana sale cases and have had significant success in Union County in this arena.

Disorderly Persons Charges for Possession of Marijuana

Possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana gives rise to a disorderly persons offense. While these charges are handled in municipal court, they nevertheless give rise to drivers license suspension and up to 6 months in jail. No one needs these types of problems and the experienced Union County Marijuana Possession Attorneys at our firm can make all the difference. We handle possession cases in the following Union County Municipal Courts:

  • Berkeley Heights
  • Clark
  • Linden
  • Elizabeth
  • Fanwood
  • Roselle
  • Roselle Park
  • Plainfield
  • Rahway
  • New Providence
  • Summit
  • Kenilworth
  • Union
  • Scotch Plains
  • Garwood
  • Westfield
  • Cranford

Anyone seeking legal advice with respect to a marijuana offense in Union County is encouraged to contact our law office. The lawyers at our firm are always accessible for questions or to arrange an appointment. You need answers and that is precisely what an attorney from our team shall provide. Give us a call anytime at 1-877-450-8301.

The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, 216 North Avenue, Cranford, New Jersey, defends marijuana possession and marijuana distribution charges in Union County Superior Court and the municipal court of Cranford, Berkeley Heights, Summit, Kenilworth, Elizabeth, Linden, Clark, Scotch Plains, New Providence, Plainfield, Garwood, Westfield, Rahway, Roselle, Roselle Park, Fanwood and Union.