Ocean City Criminal Lawyers

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Michael F. Myers
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Michael F. Myers

New Jersey Criminal Law Attorney

I am an experienced criminal defense attorney who serves the South New Jersey community. I am a strong advocate for justice and will fight for my clients' rights through every stage of their case. I am prepared to take... Read More »
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Jonathan F. Marshall
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Jonathan F. Marshall

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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Andrew M. Butchko
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Andrew M. Butchko
Somers Point, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 29 years of experience
(609) 601-6100 805 New Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Criminal and Administrative
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Mr. Butchko served five years as a Detective and twenty-one years as a Deputy Attorney General for the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice. As a Deputy Attorney General, he worked in several Bureaus in the Division and served in a number of supervisory roles. He was also responsible for the organization and training of the Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF)/New Jersey State Police (NJSP) Joint Firearms Task Force. During his career, Mr. Butchko supervised approximately fifty Detectives, Deputy Attorney’s General, and support staff as well as chairing several task forces. Mr. Butchko was a certified instructor with...
John F. Huber
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John F. Huber
Marmora, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 34 years of experience
(609) 390-8580 Wayside Village
58 Tuckahoe Road
Marmora, NJ 08223
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Charles H. Nugent Jr.
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Charles H. Nugent Jr.
Pleasantville, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 34 years of experience
(609) 788-3422 1301 S Main Street
Pleasantville, NJ 08232
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Charles H. Nugent Jr. has been representing people in New Jersey and Pennsylvania for more than 30 years. Recognized as one of the premier trial attorneys in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, he has a proven history of success and an unparalleled reputation for fighting for his clients rights in both criminal cases and serious personal injury cases.

In the area of personal injury law, he has obtained many large verdicts and settlements, whether resulting from automobile, truck or motorcycle collisions, legal or medical malpractice, defective products, premises liability, sexual assaults, construction accidents, dog bites, civil rights violations, or...
Melissa Rosenblum
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Melissa Rosenblum
(609) 904-6262 222 New Road, Suite 607A
Linwood, NJ 08221
Free ConsultationLinwood, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years of experience
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Widener University Delaware School of Law
When You Need a Fighter in Your Corner . . .

Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Criminal Trial Attorney, Melissa Rosenblum works with a client-focused approach that keeps you informed throughout your entire legal process. She understands the sentencing structure and can work to identify weaknesses in the prosecution’s case that play to your advantage. Ms. Rosenblum is one of only 25+ women in the State to be Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Criminal Trial Attorney.

When you need powerful defense, talk with our criminal defense lawyer who will fight...
Phyllis Widman
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Phyllis Widman
Linwood, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 21 years of experience
(732) 829-3416 300 W Patcong Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221
Free ConsultationCriminal, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Syracuse University College of Law
National Vaccine Injury attorney. Rule 1:40 court approved mediator handling private mediations and those assigned by the courts in several New Jersey counties. Master's degree in criminal justice. Former professor at Rutgers University for four years.
Michael F. Myers
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Michael F. Myers
Northfield, NJ Criminal Law Attorney
(609) 318-5299 450 Tilton Rd.
Ste. 120
Northfield, NJ 08225
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
I am an experienced criminal defense attorney who serves the South New Jersey community. I am a strong advocate for justice and will fight for my clients' rights through every stage of their case. I am prepared to take on any type of client, from those with minor offenses, such as traffic tickets, to those facing charges for more serious crimes, including DUI/DWI charges, drug crimes, violent crimes, and white collar crimes.

I have been recognized as one of Super Lawyers' Rising Stars. I am a member of the New Jersey State Bar, The New Jersey Association of Criminal Defense...
Stefanie Ann Zarych
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Stefanie Ann Zarych
Northfield , NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 16 years of experience
(609) 641-2266 1555 Zion Road Suite 201
Northfield , NJ 08225
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and White Collar Crime
Villanova University School of Law
Ms. Zarych has been practicing law for 13 years. She has focused all of her career upon the practice of criminal defense and related matters such as DUI and municipal court level offense. She has represented several thousand clients in criminal cases involving charges including; homicide, sexual assault, child abuse, drug distribution & possession, theft, computer crimes, casino crimes, robbery, gun charges & numerous others offenses.
Ms. Zarych is an invited member of both the The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers (By Region), and the National College for DUI Defense.
She was awarded the Judge...
Joseph Lombardo
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Joseph Lombardo
Linwood, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 26 years of experience
222 New Rd #106, Linwood, NJ ?
(609) 445-4300
Linwood, NJ 08221
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatCriminal, DWI, Divorce and Personal Injury
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Joseph Lombardo represents clients in personal injury, criminal defense, and divorce matters across Southern New Jersey. We have three convenient locations across Southern New Jersey, including Atlantic City, Hammonton, and Linwood, NJ.
Kurt Mayro
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Kurt Mayro
Linwood, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 37 years of experience
(609) 601-2360 2106 New Road, Suite F-4
Linwood, NJ 08203
Offers Video ChatCriminal, DWI, Foreclosure Defense and Traffic Tickets
We are a general practice law firm that offers a full range of legal services to our clients, from family law, real estate law, to criminal law and municipal law. Over the years, we have developed long-standing relationships with clients.

We seek to resolve disputes in the most reasonable cost-effective manner, through negotiation, mediation, arbitration, or other dispute resolution alternative.

When a legal matter is beyond resolution outside of the court room, you can be confident of our ability to present your case persuasively before the Court. Each attorney has in excess of 30 experience in promoting...
Michael Schreiber
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Michael Schreiber
Linwood, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 38 years of experience
(609) 926-7700 616 Ocean Heights Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221
Criminal and Personal Injury
Robert L Tarver Jr
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Robert L Tarver Jr
Atlantic City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 32 years of experience
(732) 341-2152 1616 Pacific Avenue
Suite 214
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Employment and White Collar Crime
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Mr. John J. Zarych
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Mr. John J. Zarych
Cape May Court House, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 38 years of experience
(609) 465-6500 106 North Main Street
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
Free ConsultationCriminal and DWI
University of Baltimore School of Law
Firm founder, John Zarych, brings to each federal and state criminal case a wealth of strong academic and courtroom experience. While attending the University of Maryland School of Law, where he graduated cum laude, John Zarych distinguished himself by being elected as an Editor of the prestigious Maryland Law Review and by achieving the highest grade in the law school for criminal procedure and administrative law. These two subjects deal with the protections afforded to individual citizens by the U.S. Constitution and the manner in which attorneys use those protections to assist citizens who are being illegally accused or oppressed...
John Tumelty
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John Tumelty
Atlantic City, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 36 years of experience
(609) 385-4010 1616 Pacific Ave Suite 318
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
I am attorney John W. Tumelty, an Atlantic City criminal defense lawyer with over 35 years of criminal law experience. I'm a former prosecutor, turned criminal defense attorney. Because I have worked as a prosecutor, I know the ins and outs of how they prepare their cases. I am also a NJ Supreme Court certified criminal trial attorney, and my law practice is exclusively devoted to defending criminal charges. I have a proven track record of fighting and winning criminal cases. I offer a free initial consultation to you and available to speak with you 24/7.
Oded 'Ed' Weinstock
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Oded "Ed" Weinstock
Atlantic City, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years of experience
(609) 277-6339 26 S. Pennsylvania Avenue Suite 200
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Criminal
Brenden T Shur
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Brenden T Shur
Atlantic City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney
(609) 641-2266 1125 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 500
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Criminal
Alois Kokes
Ocean City, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 39 years of experience
(609) 399-1111 728 West Ave
Ocean City, NJ 08226
Criminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Marc Friedman
Linwood, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 39 years of experience
(609) 601-1600 616 Ocean Heights Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221
Criminal, DWI, Municipal and Personal Injury
Robert David Herman
Linwood, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 22 years of experience
(609) 601-8750 47 Central Ave
Linwood, NJ 08221
Criminal, DWI and Municipal
Daniel David Alsofrom
Northfield, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 35 years of experience
(609) 645-5105 1550 New Rd
Northfield, NJ 08225
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
William Polistina
Atlantic City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 37 years of experience
(609) 318-3556 3119 Atlantic Avenue
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Criminal
H. Robert Boney Jr
Mays Landing, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 46 years of experience
(609) 625-7500 5918 Main Street 104
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
Criminal, DWI, Family and Real Estate
Lloyd D. Levenson
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 39 years of experience
(609) 344-3161 1125 ATLANTIC AVE
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ 08401
Criminal and DWI
Georgetown University Law Center
William Hughes Jr
Atlantic City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 25 years of experience
(609) 572-7512 1125 Atlantic Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Criminal, Antitrust, Business and DWI
John Collins
Atlantic City, NJ Criminal Law Attorney
(609) 572-7380 1125 Atlantic Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Criminal, Business, Municipal and Real Estate
Evan M. Levow
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Evan M. Levow
(609) 264-6841 707 E Landis Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
Free ConsultationVineland, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 29 years of experience
Criminal, Appeals and DWI
Rutgers University - Camden
Evan Levow is the managing partner of Levow DWI Law, a law firm exclusively devoted to DWI defense. He has successfully defended thousands of DWI cases throughout NJ, frequently getting charges reduced and cases even dismissed. He is an EXTREMELY aggressive DWI trial attorney known for providing relentless advocacy for his clients. Evan is often referred to as the DWI lawyer’s lawyer, lecturing to countless groups on cutting edge DWI defense strategies. The courses he teaches include: “Technical & Scientific Defenses in Alcotest Cases,” “Defending a DWI Blood Case," and “Mastering Scientific Evidence in DUI/DWI Cases.” He appears in local...
Craig David Becker
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Craig David Becker
Mount Laurel, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years of experience
(856) 273-0200 1288 Route 73 South
Suite 301
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Criminal, Education, Immigration and Juvenile
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Special Education and Criminal Defense Attorney - representing students who have been denied an appropriate and effective education Craig David Becker, Esq. received his law degree from the University of Pennsylvania, where he was the recipient of a James Wilson Merit Scholarship. Mr. Becker began representing individuals while still attending law school and won his first not guilty verdict and suppression motion prior to graduation. He is a former Assistant Public Defender for Chester County, Pennsylvania, where he represented defendants in high profile felony cases and other serious offenses. Mr. Becker also worked in the...
Richard E. Incremona
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Richard E. Incremona
Somers Point, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 33 years of experience
(609) 601-6100 805 New Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Criminal and Administrative
Seton Hall University School of Law
Mr. Incremona spent 26 years with the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office in Freehold. During his career, he was a law clerk and an Assistant Prosecutor in the Appellate/Motions Section; an Assistant Prosecutor in the Juvenile/Family Division and the Adult Trial Division; a Deputy Trial Team Leader in the Adult Trial Division; the Director of the Special Operations Unit (police related investigations and reviews); the Director of the Major Crimes Unit (homicides and other violent crimes); and served as the Executive Assistant Prosecutor and the Deputy First Assistant Prosecutor (with office-wide authority in the second capacity) supervising and leading the...
Jose Wilfrido Hernandez
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Jose Wilfrido Hernandez
Vineland, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 23 years of experience
(856) 751-7676 700 East Wood Street
Vineland, NJ 08360
Criminal, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Widener University Commonwealth Law School
Jose has 23 years of experience in areas including personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice, construction site injuries, trucking accidents, nursing home negligence, workers’ compensation, commercial litigation and criminal defense in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He has worked for some of the top law firms in South Jersey where he gained much experience handling complex cases involving catastrophic injuries. He now puts that experience to work for clients of the Kotlar, Hernandez & Cohen, LLC .

Jose has also devoted his time and experience to public appointments. He served as a municipal court public defender for 7 years and 4 years...
Robert J. Luther
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Robert J. Luther
Somers Point, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 37 years of experience
(609) 601-6100 805 New Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Criminal, Appeals, DWI and Juvenile
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
After working as a law clerk for the Honorable Mary Ellen Talbott, J.S.C. (Ret.), Mr. Luther served as an Assistant Prosecutor for over 25 years. He was the First Assistant Prosecutor and Trial Chief for the Cumberland County Prosecutor's Office. At the Camden County Prosecutor's Office, he served as the Section Chief of the Major Crimes Unit and also worked in the trial team, grand jury and juvenile units. Mr. Luther was certified as an instructor by the Police Training Commission and taught at the Police Academies in Cumberland and Camden County, also serving as the Police Legal Advisor. Mr....
John Dell'Aquilo
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John Dell'Aquilo
Somers Point, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 30 years of experience
(609) 601-6100 805 New Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Criminal, Appeals and DWI
Rutgers Law School
Prior to joining the firm, John Dell'Aquilo was counsel to the New Jersey's Breath Testing program, serving as a Deputy Attorney General with the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice. He was New Jersey's Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor, which is a special position sanctioned by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). In this position, he was liaison between the State of New Jersey, NHTSA, and prosecutors from across the country. He was also responsible for training and supporting all New Jersey prosecutors and police regarding traffic safety and DWI issues. He trained New Jersey's prosecutors in the prosecution of...
Thomas Gosse
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Thomas Gosse
Haddon Heights, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 39 years of experience
(856) 546-6600 126 White Horse Pike
Haddon Heights, NJ 08035
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Thomas J. Gosse, Esquire grew up in Southern New Jersey and graduated from Camden Catholic High School in 1974. Mr. Gosse attended the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Gosse graduated cum laude from the Wharton School with a Bachelor of Science in Economics in 1978. Mr. Gosse earned his Juris Doctor Degree from the Rutgers University School of Law in 1981, graduating with Honors. While at Rutgers University School of Law, Mr. Gosse was an Associate Editor of the Rutgers Law Journal. His article, “Torts – Medical Malpractice – Wrongful Life Claim Not Cognizable But Wrongful Birth...
James P. Brady
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James P. Brady
Little Egg Harbor, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 41 years of experience
(732) 286-9500 327 Golf View Drive
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Real Estate and Traffic Tickets
Seton Hall University School of Law
When you need a lawyer, you have the right to expect a legal professional who maintains the highest standards of integrity, and is focused on obtaining the best possible outcome. I have practiced law for over 40 years. In 1991, I resigned my partnership in Ocean County's largest and most respected law firm. When I opened my law office that year in Toms River, New Jersey, I was driven by my commitment that each and every client would be confident of receiving the highest level of legal knowledge and skill, backed by responsive, understanding and compassionate...
Nitza Blasini
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Nitza Blasini
Somers Point, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 37 years of experience
(609) 601-6100 805 New Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Criminal
Rutgers School of Law-Camden and University of Puerto Rico School of Law
Ms. Blasini began her legal career working for Legal Services in Atlantic County. Thereafter, from August 1984 to November of 1990, she held the position of Assistant Prosecutor in Camden, Atlantic, and Cumberland Counties. In Cumberland County, she held the position of Chief of Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Unit. Ms. Blasini organized and developed the first sexual assault unit in Cumberland County. For eighteen years, Ms. Blasini held the position of Deputy Ethics Counsel with the Office of Attorney Ethics in Trenton, New Jersey, where she handled serious and complex disciplinary prosecutions of New Jersey attorneys. She...
Fred L. Schwanwede
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Fred L. Schwanwede
Somers Point, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 44 years of experience
(609) 601-6100 805 New Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Criminal and Municipal
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Mr. Schwanwede worked for the Bergen County and Camden County Prosecutor’s Offices for a total of 32 years. Throughout the 30 years spent at the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office, he served at various times as Chief of the Special Investigations Section, Chief of the Sex Crimes Section, Chief of the Bergen County Narcotics Task Force, Chief of Trial and as First Assistant Prosecutor for five years. He has tried virtually every type of case covered by the code of Criminal Justice, including narcotics conspiracies, adult and child sex offenses, white collar fraud, kidnaping, arson and murder.
Yaron Helmer
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Yaron Helmer
Somers Point, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 42 years of experience
805 New Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Criminal, Appeals, DWI and Juvenile
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Clients face life-changing events. They know that their choice of an attorney makes a difference and they choose carefully. They look for attorney experience, and our 250-plus years of combined experience is very reassuring. They look for competence and recognize that attorney certification by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, external awards, professional memberships, teaching activities and ongoing learning demonstrates it.
Jonathan Herron
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Jonathan Herron
Marlton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 3 years of experience
(856) 988-5549 10000 Lincoln Drive East
Suite 201
Marlton, NJ 08053
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Estate Planning and Traffic Tickets
James P. Lynch
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James P. Lynch
Somers Point, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 42 years of experience
(609) 601-6100 805 New Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Criminal
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Mr. Lynch comes to the firm after thirty years as a prominent state and federal prosecutor. His first legal position was as an associate attorney for a Mt. Holly law firm. Mr. Lynch went on to serve for two years as an Assistant Deputy Public Defender with the state’s Camden office. In 1982, Mr. Lynch began his prosecutorial career with the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office. Over the next twelve years, he served in a variety of responsible positions including Chief of Narcotics, Chief of Major Crimes and Chief of the Homicide Unit. He was named First Assistant Prosecutor of Gloucester...
Michael V. Troso
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Michael V. Troso
Haddon Heights, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years of experience
(609) 903-2557 111 White Horse Pike
Haddon Heights, NJ 08035
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, DWI and Traffic Tickets
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Michael V. Troso graduated the Burlington County Police Academy and began his career as a Police Officer. While attending Law School at night, he worked full time as an Investigator with the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice. He assisted in training new investigators and after being certified by the Police Training Commission as an Instructor, also taught at the police academies. He began his legal career Prosecuting as a Deputy Attorney General with the NJ Division of Criminal Justice, specializing in complex criminal cases. He now defends clients in Municipal and Superior Courts in DWI, Criminal, and...
Nicole E. Wise
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Nicole E. Wise
Hammonton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years of experience
(609) 515-6103 212 Bellevue Avenue
Suite B
Hammonton, NJ 08037
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
Fordham University School of Law
Call or text Nicole at 609-515-6103 for your free consultation!

Nicole was born in Atlantic City and raised in Mullica Township, where she still resides. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in International Business from The College of New Jersey before earning a Juris Doctorate from the Fordham University School of Law. Nicole was admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey in 2011 and in the State of New York in 2012.

Prior to starting her own practice, she worked with the Law Offices of Robert J. Pinizzotto, Esquire. Working with Bob she gained valuable experience in Family...
James M. Conley
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James M. Conley
Somers Point, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 46 years of experience
(609) 601-6100 805 New Road
Somers Point, NJ 08244
Criminal, Appeals, DWI and Juvenile
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Mr.Conley was an Assistant Prosecutor for a total of 31 years; he served 12 years as the section chief of the Homicide and Crime Scene Investigation Units in the Camden County Prosecutor's Office. He served as police legal advisor for 13 years providing legal advice to the 41 law enforcement agencies that operate within Camden County. Additionally, Mr. Conley was certified as an instructor by the New Jersey Police Training Commission and acted as an instructor at the Camden County Police Academy on numerous occasions during the course of his career.

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.

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