Monmouth County Juvenile Defense Lawyer

Monmouth County is located in central New Jersey with a population of about 642,000 inhabitants. This large population gives rise to a variety of criminal offenses, including juvenile crimes. Over the past three years, the Office of the Monmouth County Prosecutor has prosecuted approximately 4,000 juveniles each year. Juvenile offenses are those offenses which would constitute crimes if committed by adults, but instead are deemed acts of delinquency, because they are committed by an individual who is under the age of 18. Juvenile offenses bring with it serious penalties for juveniles, and could result in a period of incarceration, high fines, community service, license revocation, and a criminal record. In Monmouth County, it is required that the juvenile obtain an attorney when he or she faces a formal court proceeding. For these reasons, it is necessary to retain an experienced, knowledgeable juvenile defense attorney, who is familiar with juvenile law. If your child has been charged with a juvenile offense, the juvenile defense attorneys at The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall will work to prepare an aggressive defense in order to reduce or dispose of the charges. Contact our Freehold Office anytime 24/7 for a free consultation by calling 877-450-8301.

Monmouth County Juvenile Court

In Monmouth County, all juvenile cases are heard in the Family Division of the Monmouth County Superior Court, situated on the lower level in the South Wing of the Court House, which is located at 71 Monument Park, Freehold, NJ, 07728. A juvenile could be charged with drug possession and/or distribution, theft offenses, shoplifting, assault offenses, harassment, false identification, underage alcohol possession and consumption, weapon possession, eluding, or sexual offense. The phone number for Juvenile Delinquency in the Family Division is (732) 677-4096. The attorneys at the Law Offices of John F. Marshall have successfully represented many juveniles in Monmouth County Juvenile Court and are fully prepared to provide a strong defense for your child.

The Judges for Juvenile cases are:

  • Judge Iadanza
  • Judge McGann

Family Division information – (732) 677-4050

The Family Division Manager, Lori B. Cooper – (732) 677-4304

The Director of the Family Division, Sean Brennan – (732) 431-7182

Juvenile Team Leaders:

  • Winston Mays – (732)-677-4087
  • Nancy Pollinger – (732)-677-4092
  • Judith Stoveken – (732)-677-4064

The Assistant Chief Probation Officer for Juvenile Supervision,

  • Richelle Coleman – (732) 677-4757

The Executive Office of the Prosecutor, Luis A. Valentin – (732) 431-7193

Assistant Prosecutors for the Monmouth County Family Division are:

  • Mark Apostolou
  • Emily Catmell
  • Joseph Competello
  • Courtney Darsch
  • Monica do Outeiro
  • Brian Heyesey.

Directions to Monmouth County Superior Court

From North Jersey: Take the Garden State Parkway SOUTH. Then, merge onto US-9 S via EXIT 123 toward SAYREVILLE/OLD BRIDGE. Next, take the CR-522 ramp, and turn LEFT onto CR-522/FREEHOLD-ENGLISHTOWN RD. Continue to follow CR-522 for 0.7 miles. Then, turn LEFT onto Avenue C. Avenue C becomes Quin Blvd. After 0.2 miles, you will come to the courthouse.

From the NJ Turnpike: Continue on the Turnpike until Exit 11. Proceed on the Garden State Parkway until you reach Exit 123 toward SAYREVILLE/OLD BRIDGE and merge onto US-9 S. Next, take the CR-522 ramp, and turn LEFT onto CR-522/FREEHOLD-ENGLISHTOWN RD. Continue to follow CR-522 for 0.7 miles. Then, turn LEFT onto Avenue C. Avenue C becomes Quin Blvd. After 0.2 miles, you will come to the courthouse.

Monmouth County Youth Detention Center

The Monmouth County Youth Detention Center began in 1970 with the goals of rehabilitation for troubled youths. If a juvenile is adjudicated delinquent and sentenced to a period of detention, he or she will be held in the detention center. The center is located at 119 Dutch Lane Rd., Freehold, NJ, 07728. The phone number for the center is (732) 431-7280. You can contact the Center’s Warden, William J. Fraser, by e-mail:

Juvenile Attorneys in Monmouth County

Contact The Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall if your son or daughter has been charged with a juvenile offense in Allenhurst, Allentown, Asbury Park, Atlantic Highlands, Avon, Belmar, Brielle, Colts Neck, Deal, Eatontown, Englishtown, Fair Haven, Farmingdale, Freehold, Hazlet, Highlands, Holmdel, Keansburg, Little Silver, Long Branch, Manasquan, Matawan, Monmouth Beach, Neptune, Oceanport, Red Bank, Rumson, Sea Bright, Sea Girt, Shrewsbury, Spring Lake, Tinton Falls, Union Beach, West Long Branch or anywhere else in Monmouth County. Our attorneys are experienced and dedicated juvenile defense litigators, and have been representing juveniles in Monmouth County for over forty years. This is reflected in our consistent success in Monmouth County’s juvenile court system. Please feel free to contact our office for a free consultation. Call us immediately if your child has been charged with an offense, because his or her freedom and future may depend on it.