Port Norris, New Jersey Criminal Lawyers

Jonathan F. Marshall
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Dedicated and Skilled Criminal Lawyer! Former Prosecutor Ready to Fight for You!

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Michael F. Myers
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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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Millville, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 46 years experience
(856) 825-2228 23 N High St
Millville, NJ 08332
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
James M. Conley
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 45 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
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.
David R. Branco
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Criminal, Administrative and Municipal
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Mr. Branco served as an assistant prosecutor for over 23 years in the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office in the State of New Jersey. During his tenure with Cumberland County, he served in multiple supervisory roles as Section Chief in the Major Crimes Unit, Organized Crime Bureau, and the Cumberland County Narcotics Task Force. He was certified as an instructor by the Police Training Commission and taught at the Police Academy in Cumberland County. In addition to serving as a police legal advisor, Mr. Branco was also a faculty member for the Top Gun Narcotics School and the...
Robert J. Luther
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
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....
James P. Lynch
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 41 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
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...
Charles Ian Coant
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Vineland, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
(856) 692-2400 30 W Chestnut Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Medical Malpractice and Municipal
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Admitted: 1988, Pennsylvania; 1989, New Jersey; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 1993, U.S. Supreme Court.

Law School: Temple University Beasley School of Law, J.D., 1988.Undergraduate: The University of Chicago, B.A., with honors, 1985.Member: Cumberland County Bar Association (Trustee, 2015-2016; Secretary of Executive Board 2016-2017; Treasurer: Present), New Jersey State Bar Association: (Member, Appellate and Workers Compensation Sections), Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL); Member of the Justice James H. Coleman, Jr. American Inns of Court.Listed...
Yaron Helmer
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Vineland, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 41 years experience
233 W. Landis Avenue
Vineland, NJ 08360
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.
John Dell'Aquilo
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
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...
Mr. John J. Zarych
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Cape May Court House, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 38 years 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...
Sean T. Conley
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Criminal, Administrative, Business and Family
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Sean Conley has interned at the Camden County Prosecutor's Office, where he served in both the Motions and Trial Team Units, and acquired varied courtroom and legal writing experience. Mr. Conley joined the firm as a law clerk in 2006, remaining as an associate after he was admitted to the bar in 2010. Since joining the firm, Mr. Conley has primarily focused his practice on legal research and writing. He has prepared motions, briefs, contracts, correspondence, and other materials pertaining to a wide variety of issues in criminal, matrimonial, juvenile, administrative, immigration, real estate, corporate, professional ethics, technology,...
Nitza Blasini
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
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...
Alexander Wazeter
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Vineland, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(856) 690-0900 233 W. Landis Avenue
Vineland, NJ 08360
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Personal Injury
Temple University
Mr. Wazeter was admitted to the bar of the State of Pennsylvania in 1982, and practiced law in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. He was admitted to the bar of the State of New Jersey in 1983 and has practiced in New Jersey since that time. He was an Assistant Prosecutor in the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office from 1983 through 1985. He then entered private practice as an associate attorney in the Law Office of Joseph O’Neill, in Vineland, New Jersey, in 1985. Mr. Wazeter’s practice areas were civil and criminal trials and litigation. He became a partner in the O’Neill firm in...
Matthew J. Robinson
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Millville, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(856) 825-7700 2057 Wheaton Ave.
PO Box 788
Millville, NJ 08332
Free ConsultationCriminal and Landlord Tenant
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Seymour Wasserstrum
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Vineland, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 46 years experience
(856) 696-8300 205 W Landis Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
Criminal, Bankruptcy, DWI and Personal Injury
Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
(856) 451-9100 201 W Commerce St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Criminal and Business
Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 39 years experience
(856) 455-7711 196 E Commerce St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Criminal and DWI
Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 38 years experience
(856) 451-0720 205 E Commerce St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Vineland, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 51 years experience
(856) 692-2400 30 W Chestnut Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
Criminal, Business, DWI and Medical Malpractice
Vineland, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 51 years experience
(856) 696-0801 1070 E Chestnut Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(856) 455-8278 114 W Commerce St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Criminal and Medical Malpractice
Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 42 years experience
(856) 451-1731 78 W Broad St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Criminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 36 years experience
(856) 453-0133 18 Fayette St
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Criminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Vineland, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 37 years experience
(856) 692-7323 600 E Landis Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
Criminal and DWI
Jonathan F. Marshall
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(609) 616-0020 5918 Main Street
Suite 201
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
Free ConsultationMays Landing, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Seton Hall University
Managing partner of the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, an eleven (11) attorney criminal defense firm with 12 offices in NJ. Mr. Marshall is a former prosecutor who routinely appears in Superior Court, Municipal Court & Federal Court, priding himself with representation that is thorough, honest and uncompromising. Mr. Marshall also consults for both newspaper and television, appearing on ABC, CNBC, CN12, the Star Ledger, the Home News and Asbury Park Press, and shows like Law and Order. He has received numerous professional distinctions including theTop 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association, Best Attorneys in America,...
Kevin Clark
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 35 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Criminal, Administrative and Communications
Seton Hall University School of Law
Mr. Clark joined the firm after having spent 27 years with the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office, where he rose to the position of Deputy First Assistant Prosecutor - a member of Prosecutor’s Executive Staff with office-wide supervisory responsibilities over a workforce of approximately 300 legal, police and support personnel. From 2001 through 2013, Mr. Clark also served as Director of the Computer Crimes Unit of the Prosecutor's Office. In that capacity he directed investigations into computer facilitated crimes, prosecuted individuals who committed computer-facilitated crimes, provided legal/technological advice to law enforcement agencies and oversaw undercover online investigations and forensic computer analysis....
Anthony J. Vecchio Esq.
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Mt. Laurel, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(732) 303-7341 309 Fellowship Road
East Gate Center, Suite 200
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Juvenile and Personal Injury
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Avvo.com has rated my legal services as "10/10 - Superb" and I have been included in the SuperLawyers - Rising Star listing for criminal defense the past 3 years. My entire career has been dedicated to prosecuting and defending those accused of criminal charges and serious motor vehicle offenses such as DWI and other moving violations. We also handle appeals, expungements, juvenile offenses, and assist those seriously injured in accidents, assaults, and other unfortunate events. Call anytime for a free consultation on your case.
Evan M. Levow
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(609) 264-6841 707 E Landis Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
Free ConsultationVineland, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 28 years 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...
Peter M. Draper
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Marlton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(856) 985-9800 The Joseph Bucknell House
30 South Maple Avenue Suite 201
Marlton, NJ 08053
Free ConsultationCriminal, Education, Municipal and Personal Injury
Widener University Commonwealth Law School
Mr. Draper is an associate at McOmber & McOmber, P.C. His primary areas of practice are personal injury litigation and employment practices. He is admitted to the New Jersey State Bar and the Federal District Court for New Jersey.

Mr. Draper has extensive experience both prosecuting and defending personal injury matters, premise liability cases, insurance defense, and employment matters on behalf of employers and employees throughout the State of New Jersey. He also has experience handling criminal matters, including drug charges, weapons offenses, expungements, and DUI cases. He has successfully argued motions to suppress and negotiated favorable resolutions with prosecutors...
Jonathan D. Marx
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Marlton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(856) 671-1529 10000 Lincoln Dr E
Suite #201
Marlton, NJ 08053
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business and Personal Injury
Brooklyn Law School
Philadelphia Trial Attorney focusing on Personal Injury, Criminal Defense and Business Litigation. Practicing Lawyer for over 30 years.
Michael V. Troso
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Haddon Heights, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years 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...
Andrew M. Butchko
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
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...
Michael F. Myers
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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...
Craig David Becker
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Mount Laurel, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 16 years 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...
Nicole E. Wise
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Hammonton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years 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...
Craig Mitnick
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Haddonfield, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(856) 427-9000 35 Kings Highway East
Haddonfield, NJ 08033
Free ConsultationCriminal and Personal Injury
The George Washington University Law School
Craig Mitnick received his BBA in finance from Emory University (Atlanta, Georgia) and subsequently received his Juris Doctor from the George Washington University School of Law (Washington DC). Mitnick began his career as an Assistant Prosecutor in two separate counties in the state of New Jersey. During the same time period, he also acted as a certified instructor of law and procedure at two countywide police academies. After leaving the public sector, Mitnick entered the private practice of law and created Mitnick Law Office in 1995. The firm specializes in litigation and trial related matters. Mitnick counsels clients in criminal matters, complex...
Charles H. Nugent Jr.
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Pleasantville, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 33 years 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...
Paul Ferrell Jr
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(856) 797-1645 1307 White Horse Road
Bldg. F, Suite 601
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Voorhees, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 42 years experience
Criminal, DWI, Immigration and Traffic Tickets
Temple University
For over 30 years, I have practiced in the State and Federal Court of New Jersey and Penna. in criminal law, immigration law, name changes, wills , powers of attorney and name changes.
Michele Finizio
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Moorestown, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(609) 230-0374 63 East Main Street
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Cherry Hill criminal defense attorney Michele Finizio has been practicing criminal law since 2006. Michele Finizio graduated from the Widener University School of Law and has her Masters in Science from Drexel University. Attorney Michele Finizio’s primary areas of focus are in criminal law and municipal court, including DWI, shoplifting, traffic violations, drug offenses, disorderly conduct offenses and all indictable charges. She is devoted to providing each and every client with aggressive and skilled legal representation. Ms. Finizio understands that clients come to the law office often facing the most trying times in their live’s and is always willing to...
Stephen Rogers Piper
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Moorestown, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(856) 912-5870 212 West Route 38, Suite 440
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Criminal, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
The Law Office of Stephen R. Piper, LLC is dedicated to the intelligent and aggressive litigation of all Family and Criminal matters. A key to our success is our belief in providing outstanding personal service for our clients dealing with some of life's most difficult personal challenges. Mr. Piper is a trial experienced attorney who has represented clients throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. In addition, Mr. Piper is a former Camden County Assistant Prosecutor and a military combat veteran.
Fred L. Schwanwede
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Bridgeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 43 years experience
(856) 497-9000 196 E. Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
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.
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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.

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