The Lawrenceville School Criminal & Disciplinary Defense Lawyer
The Lawrenceville School is known to be one of the most prominent boarding schools in the country but that does not mean it is immune from criminal and disciplinary violations. Alcohol abuse and use of illegal drugs are issues that the head master and administration are confronted with just like most schools. The boarding school also has incidents of theft, sex and assault offenses. If your child has received a notice of a disciplinary violation or, worse yet, a complaint/summons for a criminal offense, you should contact Marshall & Bonus to speak to an attorney. Our lawyers have extensive experience defending charges in Lawrence Township Municipal Court and also at the Mercer County Superior Court with over a century in practice between us. A lawyer on our staff will be more than happy to explain what you are up and against and how we can help you. Call 609–683–8102 for a free initial consultation with one of our attorneys now.
Criminal Offense at The Lawrenceville School
There is a virtually limitless range of criminal offenses that can occur on campus at The Lawrenceville School in Lawrence Tonwship New Jersey. While the largest number of violations involve possession of 50 grams or less of marijuana, there is also the potential for more serious charges including:
- Possession of Cocaine, LSD and MDMA (a.k.a. Ecstasy)
- Distribution of Marijuana and other forms of CDS
- Sexual Assault
- Criminal Sexual Contact
- Simple and Aggravated Assault
- Underage Drinking & Alcohol Possession
If you were arrested for one of these charges, your case will be heard in either the municipal court in Lawrence or at the Superior Court in Trenton, depending on the degree of offense. Disorderly persons offense fall under municipal court jurisdiction while a crime of the first degree, second degree, third degree or fourth degree must be referred to the Mercer County Courthouse for adjudication. Irrespective of the venue where your charge is to be handled, a conviction will result in a criminal record that will affect your ability to secure employment and engage in under endeavors for your to come.
Lawrence NJ Criminal Lawyer for Charge at Lawrenceville School
There is plainly a tendency for individual to underestimate the impact of a criminal charge or disciplinary violation. Do not fall into this trap. Contact our Lawrence NJ Office today to speak to a lawyer. A member of our defense team will be happy to provide their insight as an attorney with many years of experience defending offenses in Lawrence and elsewhere in New Jersey. Attorney are available 24/7 to assist you immediately at 609–683–8102. Call us for the guidance and counsel that you need.
We serve clients throughout Mercer County, New Jersey — including Trenton, Hamilton, Princeton Borough, West Windsor, East Windsor, Lawrence Township, Robbinsville, Hightstown, Princeton Township, Ewing and Hopewell — and surrounding areas, including Hunterdon County and Burlington County.