Somerset County New Jersey DUI And Criminal Defense Attorney

The Law Offices of James A. Abate LLC.
Hamon Corporate Plaza
82 East Main Street, First Floor
Somerville, NJ 08876
Tel: (908) 210-9755

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The Law Offices of James A. Abate, LLC is well-positioned to represent individuals, families and businesses from Union, Somerset, Middlesex, Morris and Essex counties. Attorney James Abate has been practicing law for more than 10 years and regularly puts his understanding of New Jersey criminal laws to use for clients. Mr. Abate knows the challenges residents of the Garden State face when charged with offenses and treats clients as individuals, not as cases that will eventually result in a paycheck. He has strong ties to the community and is active in the local and state bar associations.

No case is too small or too large!

Qualified legal assistance is essential if you have been accused of committing a crime. When hiring the right attorney can mean the difference between going to jail or having the charges against you dismissed, you must take prompt action and find the right lawyer for your case. James Abate has the experience, knowledge and passion you need by your side. We have extensive knowledge and resources in defending clients who are charged with the commission of a crime or who are under investigation for criminal charges. We handle criminal charges, criminal accusations, and criminal investigations throughout the State of New Jersey.

Our clients are provided with well-rounded, solid leverage based on our unmatched experience with and understanding of the criminal justice system. Call on The Law Offices of James A. Abate, LLC for assistance if you need an attorney who takes prompt action when the circumstances are dire. Mr. Abate is not afraid to take tough cases and face seemingly insurmountable problems. He is available 24 hours a day should an emergency arise that requires a defense lawyer by your side as soon as possible.

Over the last few months our lawyers have handled a diverse range of DUI and Criminal Defense cases in Union, Somerset, Middlesex, Morris and Essex counties and the surrounding areas.

Somerset County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Somerset County is part of the New York Metropolitan Area. Its county seat is Somerville. The most populous place was Franklin Township, with 62,300 residents at the time of the 2010 Census, while Hillsborough Township, covered 55.00 square miles (142.4 km2), the largest total area of any municipality. Somerset County, as of the 2000 Census, was the seventh-wealthiest county in the United States by median household income at $76,933 (third in New Jersey behind Hunterdon County at $79,888 and Morris County at $77,340), fourth in median family income at $90,655 (second in New Jersey behind Hunterdon County at $91,050) and ranked seventh by per capita income at $37,970 (highest in New Jersey).

The Bureau of Economic Analysis ranked the county as having the 11th-highest per capita income of all 3,113 counties in the United States (and the highest in New Jersey) as of 2009. In 2012, 49.8 percent of Somerset County residents were college graduates, the highest percentage in the state. Somerset County was created on May 14, 1688, from portions of Middlesex County. Somerset County is governed by a five-member Board of Chosen Freeholders, whose members are elected at-large to three-year terms of office on a staggered basis, with one or two seats coming up for election each year. At an annual reorganization meeting held on the first Friday of January, the board selects a Director and Deputy Director from among its members.

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