Lyndhurst, New Jersey Criminal Lawyers

Joel I. Rachmiel
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New Jersey Criminal Law Lawyer with 46 years experience

Joel I. Rachmiel graduated from Newark College of Engineering (now part of N.J.I.T.) in 1967 with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. Mr. Rachmiel then worked as a mechanical engineer for several years... Read More »
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Adam H. Rosenblum
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North Jersey Criminal Lawyer - Experienced Representation - Top Rated

The criminal lawyers at Rosenblum Law have over 50 years of combined experience. "Top 10 Criminal Lawyers in NJ" as rated by the NACDA. Call us now for a free consultation. Read More »
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Christopher Aiello
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Free consultation, aggressive representation in all types of criminal cases.

I’m an experienced New Jersey criminal defense lawyer and represent clients in all types of criminal cases. I provide personal attention, thoughtful guidance, and will help you through every step of your case. Read More »
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Travis J. Tormey
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Free Consultation. Thousands of Criminal & DWI Cases Handled. Hackensack Office.

Travis J. Tormey is the founding partner of The Tormey Law Firm, where he leads a highly skilled team of defense attorneys who represent clients in criminal, DWI, and domestic violence cases throughout New Jersey. Mr.... Read More »
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John Matthew Cozzi
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Lyndhurst, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(201) 939-3381 314 Stuyvesant Avenue
Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
Criminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Santo Artusa Jr.
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(973) 337-9643 26 Journal Square Plaza
Suite 205
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Free ConsultationJersey City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
I am a passionate attorney that seeks to fight for my clients' interests all the while trying to resolve issues as fast and effectively as possible. There is no better feeling than winning a case for a client whether in divorce court, criminal court or civil court. I like to walk the streets I serve and see my clients who salute me for the work I did for them and build long term relationships. Our aim is to win for our clients and to explain the best way to achieve realistic goals. I have been living in Jersey City for...
Joel Silberman
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Jersey City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(201) 420-1913 549 Summit Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Criminal, Civil Rights, DWI and Domestic Violence
Seton Hall University
Joel prosecuted a wide array of cases at the Adult and Juvenile levels. Some of Joel’s most notable Adult and Juvenile cases involved charges related to Homicide, Gun Offenses, Aggravated Sexual Assault, Trafficking Narcotics, Fraud and Aggravated Assault. Joel also appeared and argued a number of matters before the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.
Michael Pastacaldi
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(201) 630-0065 665 Newark Ave
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Jersey City, NJ 07306
Jersey City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
Criminal, Domestic Violence, Juvenile and Landlord Tenant
Seton Hall University School of Law
Michael Pastacaldi is a graduate of Seton Hall University School of Law. While in law school, Mr. Pastacaldi served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Mark Falk, United States Magistrate Judge for the District of New Jersey. In addition, Mr. Pastacaldi worked part-time at a mid-sized law firm specializing in civil litigation in Hudson County. After law school, Mr. Pastacaldi served an appointment as judicial clerk to the Honorable Paul M. DePascale, J.S.C., in the criminal division in Hudson County, New Jersey. Upon entering private practice, Mr. Pastacaldi represented doctors and hospitals throughout New Jersey...
Travis J. Tormey
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Hackensack, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(201) 556-1570 254 Main Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Juvenile and White Collar Crime
Seton Hall University School of Law
Travis J. Tormey is the founding partner of The Tormey Law Firm, where he leads a highly skilled team of defense attorneys who represent clients in criminal, DWI, and domestic violence cases throughout New Jersey. Mr. Tormey provides aggressive defense for charges including assault, disorderly persons, drug offenses, sex crimes, weapons offenses, theft and fraud crimes, and driving under the influence, as well as restraining orders. He has earned numerous honors for excellence in his field, including being named among the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association, Top 10 Criminal Lawyers in New Jersey by the...
Kristofher Beralo
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(201) 292-1930 567 Summit Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Free ConsultationJersey City, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
Loyola University New Orleans
Attorney Kristofher Beralo is a founding member of Beralo & Michael. Mr. Beralo grew up in Jersey City attending Marist High School in Bayonne, NJ. While still in high school Mr. Beralo joined the military as an Infantry soldier and deployed to the Middle East.

Mr. Beralo continued with his military service where he received numerous commendations and attended specialized schools such as Air Assault, Army Combatives and Drill Sergeant School. Mr. Beralo also served as a Platoon Sergeant for the 98th Division, instructing future leaders to becoming a Drill Sergeant. Currently, Mr. Beralo is a commissioned officer assigned to the...
Jacob  V. Hudnut
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Jersey City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(201) 589-0777 35 Journal Square
4th Floor
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Free ConsultationCriminal
Seton Hall University
Standing up to the government and advocating for the accused is what Jacob V. Hudnut (Jake) loves most about his work. Prior to joining Spar Bernstein, Jake managed his own criminal defense practice for six years and represented over 500 persons charged with felony crimes. He successfully tried many cases to verdict in front of juries with excellent results for his clients. During that time he also served as a Jersey City public defender, counseling countless individuals charged with misdemeanors and motor vehicle offenses. Jake’s career began as a Special Assistant to a Commissioner of the Port Authority...
Jimmy Johnson
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(347) 426-8803 1 Gateway Center
Suite 2600
Newark, NJ 07102
Free ConsultationCriminal, Domestic Violence, Immigration and Landlord Tenant
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School and DeSales University
Attorney Jimmy Johnson is Juris Doctor (JD) graduate of Western Michigan University-Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Auburn Hills Campus, Michigan, USA. In fact, Jimmy Johnson, Esquire is a skilled US Immigration Attorney, Private and Public Criminal Defense Attorneys, and a General Practice, Solo & Small Firm Lawyer with great talents and proven experiences in legal immigration matters including Individual-Family-based and Business-based immigration issues for Jimed Johnson Immigration Services, LLC, Flushing, NY; Law Office of Osa Igunbor, Poughkeepsie, NY; Proskauer Rose, LLP; & Law Office of Adebukola Adetula, Irvington, NJ.

Besides having his Juris Doctor (JD) Law Degree with concentration on...
Steve Natoli
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Jersey City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney
(201) 470-3215 549 Summit Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Seton Hall University School of Law
Mr. Natoli defends individuals charged in federal, state and municipal court.

Mr. Natoli is a former prosecutor with significant trial experience. While a prosecutor, Mr. Natoli was involved in trials related to vehicular homicide and other felonies that gained media attention.

Mr. Natoli comes from a tight-knit, North Jersey Family. He credits his work ethic to his father, a local businessman, who worked every day to create a better life for his family.

Mr. Natoli is listed as a "Top 40 under 40" lawyer by the National Trial Lawyer's Association.

Howard W Bailey
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
(973) 982-1200 24 Commerce Street
Suite 1001
Newark, NJ 07102
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
New York Law School
ANY COURT. ANY CRIME. ANY TIME. I have been involved with the field of criminal law for over forty years. As a criminal defense lawyer, your freedom and your rights are my first priority. I focus my efforts to provide my clients the best defense possible given the facts and proofs that the State is using to try to convict them. I have handled cases involving Leader of Drug Trafficking Network; Racketeering; Official Misconduct; Domestic Violence; Drug Possession and Distribution; Assault; Homicide; Theft; Robbery; Carjacking; Insurance Fraud; Kidnapping; Rape and Sexual Offenses; Arson; Criminal Mischief; Bribery; Perjury; and Weapons...
Steve Natoli
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New Jersey Criminal Law Attorney

Mr. Natoli defends individuals charged in federal, state and municipal court. Mr. Natoli is a former prosecutor with significant trial experience. While a prosecutor, Mr. Natoli was involved in trials related to... Read More »
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Steven Sciancalepore
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New Jersey Criminal Law Lawyer

Steven Sciancalepore is a former prosecutor and experienced trial attorney. He represents clients charged with criminal offenses as well as litigants in civil lawsuits. Prior to opening his own practice Mr. Sciancalepore... Read More »
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Robert J. Degroot
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 47 years experience
(973) 913-5761 56 Park Place
Newark, NJ 07102
Criminal, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
Fordham University School of Law
Robert J. DeGroot has been practicing law for over 40 years providing a tenacious & thorough defense for his clients in Federal & State criminal cases. He is admitted to the state bars of New Jersey and New York. When not practicing law, Mr. DeGroot enjoys cooking, sports, and spending time with his family.
Lois Varughese
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Bloomfield, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(888) 883-5529
Ext. 115
200 Broadacres Dr Suite #325
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Criminal and Traffic Tickets
Hofstra University
Lois is a graduate of the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University School of Law and graduated from McMaster University, summa cum laude. While at Hofstra, Lois participated in the Criminal Prosecution Practicum Clinic. Here, Lois gained hands-on experience with numerous types of offenses, including misdemeanor violations, and traffic infractions. Lois is particularly focused on assuring all clients receive continuous and comprehensive communication throughout their legal proceedings. She is licensed to practice law in New York.
Franz Cobos
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(973) 264-1096 17 Academy Street
Suite 312
Newark, NJ 07102
Free ConsultationNewark, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
Criminal, DWI, Family and Immigration
Seton Hall University School of Law and Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Franz Cobos is the owner and managing partner of the Cobos Law Firm in New Jersey. Mr. Cobos was awarded a Juris Doctorate in 2004 from Seton Hall University, School of Law, and has dedicated his practice to representing clients in the core areas of Family Law, Immigration Law and Business Law.

Mr. Cobos has practiced in New York and New Jersey for over a decade. Among several other organizations, he is a member and active participant of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Essex County Bar Association, American Immigration Lawyers' Association, Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Essex,...
Brett M Rosen
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(973) 710-1520 One Gateway Center
Suite 2600
Newark, NJ 07102
Newark, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Roger Williams University School of Law and Princeton University
Brett was described by a client as “the example of a true winner” and an “advocate who will be there in the clutch situations...I highly recommend anyone fighting a criminal defense or speeding/traffic ticket to hire Mr. Rosen and he will deliver mvp results!” Another client described Brett as “one of NJ’s finest attorneys” where he further detailed that Brett “went above and beyond to prove I was innocent”. One client even commented that “Mr. Rosen was relentless during the initial negotiation with the prosecutor.” Even his looks don’t go unnoticed as one client wrote, “I call him Ryan Gosling”,...
Peter A. Michael
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Jersey City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 1 year experience
(201) 292-1930 567 Summit Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Criminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Peter A. Michael is a Partner at Beralo & Michael who focuses his practice primarily on Personal Injury litigation, Criminal Defense, Traffic & Municipal Court matters, and Landlord-Tenant issues.

Mr. Michael strives in his practice to provide vigorous and efficient representation tailored to each client's particular needs and goals. Prior to forming Beralo and Michael, Mr. Michael worked extensively on various civil litigation matters, including Landlord Tenant issues, commercial litigation, and workers compensation matters. Mr. Michael previously handled medical revenue recovery matters with his previous firm.

Mr. Michael was a senior student attorney for the Rutgers Community & Transactional Lawyering Clinic, where...
Jeffrey S Hasson
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Teaneck, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
320 Cedar Lane
Teaneck, NJ 07666
Free ConsultationCriminal, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Temple University
Lawyer Overview Mr. Hasson is committed to fighting to protect the rights and interests of the seriously injured. A fearless litigator, Mr. Hasson has an outstanding record of success and has a reputation for being able to back his demands in trial. Simply stated, he knows what it takes to win serious cases. In addition to representing clients in personal injury cases, Mr. Hasson and his staff have extensive experience defending clients charged with all types of traffic violations as well as criminal offenses. We limit our cases in order to devote our full attention to each client....
Lindsay Bernstein
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Bloomfield, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(888) 883-5529 200 Broadacres Dr
Suite #325
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Criminal and Traffic Tickets
Syracuse University College of Law
Lindsay is a graduate of Syracuse University College of Law and is licensed to practice law in New York and New Jersey. She most recently joined The Rosenblum Law Firm in 2016 and brings with her extensive experience handling traffic and criminal matters. For the past 10 years’ Lindsay has spent a great deal of time advising clients on their legal options and making countless court appearances in both Traffic and Criminal Courts. She understands that for many the legal system can be a confusing arena and she hopes to provide her clients with the best insight so they can...
Michael DeBlis III
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Bloomfield, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(973) 337-9473 1012 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Tax and White Collar Crime
Thomas Jefferson School of Law and Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Michael is a passionate trial lawyer. He puts his heart and soul into fighting for his clients. Michael is a living example of the tremendous power that comes from combining passion, preparation, persuasion, and positive communication in the courtroom. As a former public defender, Michael has defended the poor, the forgotten, and the damned against a government that has seemingly unlimited resources to investigate and prosecute criminal allegations. He has spent the last six years cutting his teeth on some of the most serious felony cases, obtaining results that have proven favorable for his clients. He knows what it’s like to...
Joseph D. Rotella
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 33 years experience
(973) 621-0333 24 Commerce St
#1726
Newark, NJ 07102
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and White Collar Crime
Whittier Law School
Husain Gatlin
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(973) 494-9700 One Gateway Center
Suite 2600
Newark, NJ 07102
Criminal, DWI, Municipal and Traffic Tickets
Seton Hall University School of Law
Mr. Gatlin is committed to the rigorous representation of individuals facing criminal prosecution. He is experienced in a broad range of criminal litigation, having handled hundreds of cases from initial discovery through judgment as lead counsel. His years of service are fueled by an unwavering belief in defending and enforcing the constitutional rights of the men and women in our society who most need protection.

Mr. Gatlin graduated from Georgetown University. He then earned his law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law, where he was a Service Law Fellowship Scholar. Prior to graduation, Mr. Gatlin gained considerable experience, including...
Michael Pastacaldi
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New Jersey Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience

Michael Pastacaldi is a graduate of Seton Hall University School of Law. While in law school, Mr. Pastacaldi served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Mark Falk, United States Magistrate Judge for the District of New... Read More »
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Jonathan F. Marshall
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Dedicated and Skilled Criminal Lawyer! Former Prosecutor Ready to Fight for You!

I provide thorough, honest, and uncompromising representation for those facing criminal charges. I am dedicated to exceptional service and results! Visit my website for more information or call now for a consultation. Read More »
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Kevin Orr
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(973) 824-5520 33 Washington St
Newark, NJ 07102
Criminal, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Seton Hall University School of Law
With over 25 years experience in providing clients with quality legal representation in a wide variety of legal matters in Federal, State and Municipal Courts, Kevin C. Orr, Esq. can handle your toughest civil, criminal or family law case. Call (973) 824-5520 to schedule a consultation. Kevin serves on a number of Boards and Committees, including the Office of Attorney Ethics of the Supreme Court of New Jersey, District VB (Essex County - Suburban Essex) Ethics Committee, serving as its Vice Chair . Also, he holds elected office in Bernards Township and Somerset County.
Elvin Perez
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Passaic, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
(908) 848-7228 625 Main Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
New York Law School
Law Office of Elvin Perez
Mr. Perez is a lawyer that has worked with thousands of clients.

He is committed to getting the best results for his clients.
Mr. Perez is well experience having tried many cases in Superior Court in New Jersey and Municipal Court.

Since its founding the Law office of Elvin Perez has earned the respect of the legal community and has protected the rights of its clients. The Law office of Elvin Perez serves all municipalities in Union, Essex and Passaic county including Elizabeth, Newark, Linden, Union, Paterson, Passaic, and Clifton.
Mr. Perez is fully bilingual in English and Spanish...
Michael Peter Rubas
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Jersey City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(201) 222-1511 549 Summit Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Free ConsultationCriminal, Civil Rights, DWI and Probate
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Michael Peter Rubas is an aggressive litigator and the founding member of the firm. His legal practice focuses on litigation, specializing in criminal defense, DWI defense, municipal court, and commercial litigation matters. Following his graduation with high honors - magna cum laude - from The Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law, Mr. Rubas served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Thomas C. Brown, J.S.C. of the Essex County Superior Court. After his clerkship, Mr. Rubas was a member of the litigation departments for two of New Jersey largest law firms, Saiber, P.C. and Budd Larner,...
Ronen Asher Cohen
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Bloomfield, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(888) 883-5529 200 Broadacres Dr
Suite #325
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Free ConsultationCriminal and Traffic Tickets
Seton Hall Univ. School Of Law
Ronen graduated from Seton Hall University School of Law where he participated in the Juvenile Justice Clinic which gave him exposure to criminal defense matters while providing a valuable service to help those in need. Ronen also clerked for the Honorable Patricia Richmond LeBon in the Criminal Part of Burlington County Superior Court. Ronen has experience in litigation and criminal defense and is licensed to practice in both New York and New Jersey.
John Klotz
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Clifton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(973) 778-1200 1051 Bloomfield Avenue
Suite 11-D
Clifton, NJ 07012
Criminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Temple University Beasley School of Law
John R. Klotz, Esq. has been practicing law for over 28 years throughout New Jersey and occasionally in Philadelphia, PA where he started his prominent career. He has appeared in Superior Court in every county and most municipal courts throughout the state No courthouse is too far away to defend a client in need of help. Over the years, Mr. Klotz has built an outstanding reputation and stellar relationships with judges and prosecutors in courts everywhere. These connections usually result in the client getting the best possible outcome in a case.
Steven Sciancalepore
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Kearny, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
(201) 955-2666 615 Kearny Avenue
Kearny, NJ 07032
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Brooklyn Law School
Steven Sciancalepore is a former prosecutor and experienced trial attorney. He represents clients charged with criminal offenses as well as litigants in civil lawsuits. Prior to opening his own practice Mr. Sciancalepore worked at an AM 100 law firm where he represented large corporations, insurance companies, and casinos in various venues throughout the State of New Jersey. Mr. Sciancalepore's diverse practice includes criminal and municipal defense, real estate, bankruptcy, estate planning, personal injury, and business law among others.

Mr. Sciancalepore continues to concentrate on civil and criminal litigation in his current practice. He has successfully tried bench and jury trials to...
Alan Ehrlich
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 44 years experience
(973) 643-0040 60 Park Place
Suite 1016
Newark, NJ 07102
Criminal, Business, Family and Personal Injury
New York Law School
Founded in 1955, Ehrlich, Petriello, Gudin & Plaza, Attorneys at Law is a law firm dedicated to providing effective legal services for residents of New Jersey and New York. As a full service law firm with over 100 years of combined legal experience, the team is prepared to take on even the most complicated legal matters. The firm has offices in Newark, Morristown, and New York City, and represents individuals, families, small businesses, large corporations, publicly traded companies, and government agencies. The attorneys are prepared to assist clients through a variety of legal matters including those involving family law, commercial...
David Soffer
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(973) 907-8383 45 Bleeker St
Newark, NJ 07102
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Seton Hall University School of Law
Jeff W. Plaza
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
(973) 643-0040 60 Park Place
Suite 1016
Newark, NJ 07102
Criminal, Business, Family and Personal Injury
Fordham University
Attorney Jeffrey W. Plaza has more than 20 years of experience as a civil litigation attorney in New Jersey and New York. He concentrates particularly on commercial litigation and family law matters, including divorce and child custody cases. Anyone in need of a capable litigator can call (973) 862-8905 or visit www.newark-lawyers.com to learn more!
Stephen Turano
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Newark, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(973) 648-6777 60 Park Place
Suite 703
Newark, NJ 07102
Criminal
Jonathan Mincis, Esq.
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New Jersey Criminal Law Attorney with 29 years experience

Jonathan Mincis has been practicing law in New Jersey for over twenty-three years and has served as a Public Defender for the city of Hackensack and in the capacity of a Public Defender in the Paramus Municipal Court. Read More »
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Ryan Gordon Blanch
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Dedicated to protecting the rights of the accused. Call for a free consultation!

I am an award winning attorney, focused on criminal defense in the New York area. I will vigorously fight for your rights and interests, and help you navigate every stage of your case. Read More »
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Howard Brownstein
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Union City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 45 years experience
(201) 866-4949 512 42nd Street
Union City, NJ 07087
Criminal
Dana M. Scarrillo Esq.
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Bloomfield, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(862) 368-3200 395 Franklin Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Criminal and Municipal
Ciro A. Mederos
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Union City, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
(201) 758-7700 512 42nd. Street
Union City, NJ 07087
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
Krista Haley
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Bloomfield, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(800) 488-1364 2 Broad Street, 6th Floor
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Education
Washington University School of Law
Maximillian A. Novel
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(201) 253-6330 26 Journal Square, Suite 1201
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Jersey City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney
Criminal
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Yvonne Enid Soto
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Jersey City, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
35 Journal Square
Suite 454
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Criminal
Steven E. Savage Esq.
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NEWARK, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
(973) 954-4354 384 MARKET ST STE C
NEWARK, NJ 07105
Criminal
Jay Bhatt
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Jersey City, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(201) 798-8000 378 Summit Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Seton Hall University School of Law
Attorney Jay Bhatt is the founder of Bhatt Law Group and a lawyer experienced in criminal, traffic, family, and personal injury law. Jay was born in India and immigrated to the United States with his family at age 6. He grew up watching his father, who had been an engineer in India, work diligently to become an engineer once again in the U.S. and eventually to start his own business. Jay learned his work ethic and his entrepreneurial drive, as well as a passion for helping others, from his father and applies those daily to his law practice.
Jason Komninos
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(201) 343-4622 32 Mercer Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Free ConsultationHackensack, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
Criminal, DWI, Juvenile and Traffic Tickets
Pace Law School
Jason T. Komninos, Esq. is dedicated to defending individuals charged with offenses in both Municipal and Superior Court. The Law Office of Jason T. Komninos, Esq. is centrally located in Hackensack, NJ.
Joseph Reinhart Donahue
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River Edge, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(201) 488-7707 70 Grand Avenue, Suite 100
River Edge, NJ 07661
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Georgetown University Law Center
I am a Former Prosecutor in the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office. As an Assistant Prosecutor I Served as the Chief of the Criminal Investigations Squad and as the Assistant Trial Chief for the Office. Since 1998 I have been a Criminal Defense attorney based in Bergen County, New Jersey. I practice criminal defense and dwi/dui defense primarily in Northern New Jersey's State, Federal and Municipal Courts. I am a Certified Criminal Trial Attorney; a Top 100 Trial Lawyer - NJ; a Super Lawyer in Criminal Defense; and I carry a "Superb 10" Rating in Avvo.
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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.