Wrightstown, New Jersey Criminal Lawyers

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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Lauren A Wimmer
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Criminal Law Attorney

I am a tireless and successful advocate - let me fight for you! Call (215) 712-1212 to schedule your free consultation now. After years of experience as the judicial law clerk to a homicide judge in the Philadelphia... Read More »
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Theodore B. Weiss
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New Jersey Criminal Law Attorney with 34 years experience

Attorney Theodore B. Weiss is an experienced family law, bankruptcy, and criminal defense lawyer providing representation to individuals throughout Camden, Burlington, and Gloucester Counties, as well as in Pennsylvania... Read More »
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Charles H. Nugent Jr.
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New Jersey Criminal Law Attorney with 32 years experience

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... Read More »
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William Fay
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney
(609) 850-8284 100 Horizon Center Blvd
Trenton, NJ 08691
Criminal, DWI, Juvenile and Real Estate
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Jason Seidman
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(609) 498-7486 222 S Broad St
#102
Trenton, NJ 08608
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Juvenile and Traffic Tickets
University of the District of Columbia and Lafayette College
Mr. Seidman began his career at the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office. During his time as an Assistant Prosecutor, Mr. Seidman served in a variety of roles, including: overseeing investigations conducted by county detectives and police officers; acting as a legal adviser to the Middlesex County Gangs, Guns, and Drugs Task Force; participating in the Special Prosecutions Unit tasked with investigating white collar crime; arguing matters before the Appellate Division; handling forfeiture and expungement matters; and handling hundreds of criminal cases from initial grand jury indictments through plea bargains, trials and sentencing for offenses such as Murder, Drug Distribution, Aggravated Assault,...
Robert Rubinstein
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(609) 392-7600 1675 Whitehorse Mercerville Road
Suite 106
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Free ConsultationHamilton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 30 years experience
Criminal, Business, DWI and Personal Injury
University of Miami School of Law
I am certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Civil Trial Attorney. My practice focuses on personal injury, business law and litigation, and municipal court defense. I fight hard for my clients, and have won important appellate victories against major corporations such as Trump Casino and Disney. I was the Chief Municipal Prosecutor for Lawrence Township from 2001 to 2005. I am the author of two Thompson West NJ Practice Series books-Motor Vehicle Law and Practice Forms and New Jersey Personal Injury Law, a senior instructor for Garden State CLE, and I served on the...
Kristy Bruce
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Hamilton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(609) 392-7600 1675 Whitehorse Mercerville Road
Suite 206
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Criminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
I graduated from Arcadia University with a B.A. in Psychology and then worked as a social worker prior to attending law school. While attending lawsuit at night, I worked full time as a paralegal. I completed my law degree at Rutgers University. I have spent my legal career representing adults and children who have been injured in an accident or charged with a crime. Personal injury and criminal defense are highly emotional areas of practice for clients. My psychology degree and social work background provide me with a tremendous amount of value in the practice of law. Clients frequently tell...
Jonathan F. Marshall
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(856) 234-8900 309 Fellowship Road, Suite 200
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054
Free ConsultationMt. Laurel, 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,...
Thomas H. Martin
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(609) 498-7486 222 S Broad St
#102
Trenton, NJ 08608
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Juvenile and Personal Injury
Seton Hall University School of Law
Thomas Martin, for over fifteen years, has been successfully representing defendants who were charged with Criminal charges, Motor Vehicle charges Juvenile offenses, DV/Restraining Orders and Expungments of Criminal Records. He also handles matters involving Individuals Injured in Accidents and Individuals Injured in the Course of Employment (Worker’s Compensation). Serving all of New Jersey, his goal is to provide the highest quality legal representation to the firm's clients. He prides hims on his experience, competence, and professionalism and he looks forward to providing you with personalized legal assistance. He has represented 1000’s of clients throughout New...
Randall Philip Brett
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Princeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(609) 799-0528 214 Carnegie Center
Suite 100
Princeton, NJ 08540
Criminal, Business and Employment
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Randall Brett is admitted to practice law in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York and before the Federal District Court in New Jersey. His practice areas include employment law, business formation, corporate governance, negotiation of commercial agreements, mediation, and civil and criminal litigation. Known for his problem solving abilities, Mr. Brett has litigated complex commercial matters, successfully defended individuals in court and has represented clients in a wide variety of business negotiations. He has achieved significant recoveries for clients who have been wrongfully terminated or suffered from discriminatory treatment. Mr. Brett received his Juris Doctor...
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.
Thomas Huth
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(609) 498-7486 222 S Broad St
#102
Trenton, NJ 08608
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Seton Hall University
Stephen Rogers Piper
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Moorestown, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 20 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.
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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Alex Schmidt
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New Jersey Criminal Law Lawyer

Alex Schmidt worked in finance prior to attending to Fordham Law School. He obtained the Series 7 and 66 securities licenses and operated as a financial advisor specializing in asset allocation strategies with a focus on... Read More »
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Paul J. Riviere
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Jackson, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(732) 646-5529 19 North County Line Road
STE 14
Jackson, NJ 08527
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, Business and Workers' Comp
St. Thomas University School of Law
Our firm is a litigation team of New Jersey Lawyers that provides unmatched personal service for your legal matters. Our lawyers have represented companies ranging from small business to Fortune 500. Our firm has real trial experience and we provide great results. Our track record and customer reviews exemplify that our team of lawyers are committed to your success in the NJ Courts. We look forward to being the lawyer you deserve and fighting hard to win your case! Contact us today for a free consultation.
Joanna M. Perilli
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Robbinsville, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(609) 259-3914 37 Robbinsville-Allentown Road
Suite 200
Robbinsville, NJ 08691
Criminal, DWI, Juvenile and Municipal
New York Law School
The Law Offices of Joanna M. Perilli, LLC, is a full service law firm representing individuals throughout the State of New Jersey in Municipal, Superior, and Appellate Courts. Concentration of practice is focused in the areas of Criminal, Traffic, DWI/DUI, Restraining Order & Contempt Cases. Office locations in Mercer and Middlesex Counties.
Andrew M. Salmon
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Ewing, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(609) 594-4000 20 Scotch Rd
Ewing, NJ 08628
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
California Western School of Law
Andrew M. Salmon is a Certified Civil Trial Attorney specializing in Plaintiffs personal injury matters, representing individuals injured in auto, motorcycle, trucking accidents, fall downs and dram shop matters. Before joining Weir & Associates, Andy was a Partner at Stark & Stark in their Personal Injury Group. Andy also handles criminal defense, municipal court and traffic matters. He is a former Assistant Prosecutor in Mercer County NJ (Special Investigations Unit) and St. Louis County (Mo) and has tried numerous homicides, assaults, weapons and drug violations. He had his own criminal defense firm and served...
Greg Prosmushkin
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(609) 257-4976 1142 Brunswick Avenue
Trenton, NJ 08638
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Temple University
The Law Offices of Greg Prosmushkin, P.C., provides a full complement of legal services to people in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. We are proud of the individualized representation we are able to provide our clients, whether they are in need of a green card, Personal injury compensation or Criminal Defense representation. Our experienced attorneys and staff are fluent in several languages, including Spanish, Russian, Polish and Ukrainian. We take the time to thoroughly discuss each client's needs and goals, and maintain good communication throughout the duration of each case. For a free consultation with one of our lawyers, please...
Jeffrey Jacob Goldin
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trenton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(609) 257-4976 1142 Brunswick Avenue
trenton, NJ 08638
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Employment and Traffic Tickets
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Aggressive representation in and out of the courtroom. As a member of the litigation department at Greg Prosmushkin, P.C., I focus on ensuring my clients have zealous representation in all their matters. My primary practice focuses on; Personal Injury; Criminal Defense; DUI/DWI; Motor Vehicle and Traffic Offenses; Contract Disputes; Employee Wage Disputes and Unemployment Appeals. I am a member of several legal associations such as the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Philadelphia Bar Association, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association and the American Bar Association.
Robert Matthew Perry
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Mount Holly, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(609) 216-7400 141 High Street
Mount Holly, NJ 08060
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Robert Perry is an criminal defense attorney who believes every client deserves an aggressive defense and a compassionate advocate. Mr. Perry is a former Burlington and Camden County Prosecutor who has litigated thousands of cases. Mr. Perry is also Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Criminal Trial Attorney, a distinction held by less than 300 attorneys in the State of New Jersey. Call today for a free consultation.
Matthew J. Dorry
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(609) 498-7486 222 S Broad St
#102
Trenton, NJ 08608
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Domestic Violence
Widener University Commonwealth Law School
Matthew Dorry graduated from Rutgers University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice. During his undergrad studies, he interned and volunteered for the Domestic Violence Agency of Middlesex County and participated in domestic violence hearings as a court advocate. He graduated Cum Laude and obtained his J.D. from Widener University School of Law in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Mr. Dorry participated with in two mock trial competitions with the Trial Advocacy Honor Society. He was recognized for his community service actions during his time in law school. Mr. Dorry is licensed to practice law in the States of New...
Colin Bonus
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 35 years experience
(609) 498-7486 222 S Broad St
#102
Trenton, NJ 08608
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Insurance Claims and Juvenile
University of Dayton School of Law
Colin is a senior member of the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall with over 30 years experience. His practice is dedicated exclusively to defending those accused of DWI, DUI and Breath Test Refusal. He has some of the most advanced training offered in this area of law including certification on the Draeger 7110 “Alcotest” Breathalyzer, in Standardized Field Sobriety Testing, and as an instructor in these tests by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Colin is routinely requested to speak at continuing legal education classes and is noted as one of the Ten Leaders in DUI Defense in New...
I. Paul Koutouzakis
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(609) 498-7486 222 S Broad St
#102
Trenton, NJ 08608
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
University of North Carolina School of Law
Timothy Scott Farrow
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Moorestown, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(856) 235-8300 39 E Main St
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Before devoting his career to criminal defense more than 10 years ago, Timothy Farrow, Esq. worked on the other side of the courtroom – first as a law clerk in Camden County Superior Court for a criminal judge, then as an assistant prosecutor in Burlington County. Utilizing his early training, Tim is able to anticipate the prosecution’s actions and plan proactive defense strategies for his clients. Today, Tim provides criminal defense at all levels. He represents defendants in matters that range from driving-related charges (e.g., drunk driving, driving while suspended, no insurance, leaving the scene, etc.) to disorderly persons...
Craig David Becker
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New Jersey Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years experience

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,... Read More »
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Thaddeus Mikulski Jr.
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Pennington, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 42 years experience
(609) 316-0170 116 Washington Crossing Road
Pennington, NJ 08534
Criminal, Employment, Legal Malpractice and Medical Malpractice
The Columbus School of Law at The Catholic University of America
Thaddeus "Ted" Mikulski is a passionate and committed advocate for persons who have been harmed or wronged by the acts of others. He represents individuals on claims involving employee rights, legal malpractice, consumer rights, serious personal injury, medical malpractice, civil rights and workers' compensation. He also represents businesses in litigation and he counsels business owners on diverse legal matters including employment law issues, litigation avoidance, contract negotiations and insurance coverage disputes. As a former prosecutor, he also represents individuals charged with crimes and traffic offenses. In his thirty-seven years of practice, Thaddeus Mikulski has helped more than three thousand...
Daniel Moses Rosenberg
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Mount Holly, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(609) 216-7400 9-11 Garden Street
Mount Holly, NJ 08060
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Juvenile and Personal Injury
Rutgers University - Camden
Daniel M. Rosenberg is a former New Jersey prosecutor, licensed to practice law for over a decade, who defends juveniles and adults accused of drug crimes, DUI, assault, robbery, sex crimes, burglary, domestic violence, murder, among many others. Straightforward, confident and compassionate, Rosenberg does what it takes to bring about a favorable outcome whether it’s prevailing at trial, winning on motions or negotiating a non-trial disposition. A graduate of Rutgers University School of Law-Camden, Rosenberg is licensed to practice law in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. He practices in municipal, state and federal courts. Rosenberg is...
Mark Catanzaro
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Mt Holly, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(609) 261-3400 21 Grant Street
Mt Holly, NJ 08060
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
I have been practicing law in the South Jersey/Philadelphia area for 30 years. I recently returned to the office I began my career in.
William Wackowski
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(609) 498-7486 222 S Broad St
#102
Trenton, NJ 08608
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Rutgers University Law School
James Fagen
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Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 46 years experience
(609) 498-7486 222 S Broad St
#102
Trenton, NJ 08608
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
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...
Mark Garnet Davis
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Hamilton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(609) 587-9100 2653 Nottingham Way
Hamilton, NJ 08619
Free ConsultationCriminal and DWI
The George Washington University Law School
CERTIFIED BY THE NEW JERSEY SUPREME COURT AS A CRIMINAL TRIAL ATTORNEY
John Sitzler
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Hainesport, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 42 years experience
(609) 267-1101 1487 Route 38 West
Hainesport, NJ 08036
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Vermont Law School
Samuel Sachs
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East Windsor, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 37 years experience
(609) 448-2700 379 Princeton Hightstown Rd
East Windsor, NJ 08520
Criminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
The George Washington University Law School
Samuel Louis Sachs, Esq. attended Trenton State College (now the College of New Jersey) and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude. He also attended the National Law Center of George Washington University, and graduated with a Juris Doctor degree, with honors. Mr. Sachs is admitted to practice law before: the Supreme Court of the United States of America; the Third Circuit Court of Appeals; the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey; and all courts in the State of New Jersey including the Supreme Court...
Daniella Gordon
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Moorestown, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
(856) 242-3949 712 E. Main St., Suite 2A
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Criminal, Appeals, Construction and White Collar Crime
William Buckman
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Moorestown, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 40 years experience
(856) 608-9797 110 Marter Ave.
Suite 209
Moorestown, NJ
Criminal and Civil Rights
Holly C. Fusco
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Hainesport, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(609) 240-7265 1487 Hwy 38 West
Hainesport, NJ 08036
Criminal, Business, Civil Rights and Employment
John Conroy Iv
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Burlington, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 38 years experience
(609) 386-9393 19 East Broad Street
Burlington, NJ 08016
Criminal, DWI, Juvenile and Traffic Tickets
George Mason University School of Law
David Schroth
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Ewing, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(609) 882-0041 795 Parkway Avenue
Suite A-3
Ewing, NJ 08618
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Personal Injury
Princeton, NJ Criminal Law Attorney
(609) 987-6803 700 Alexander Park
Princeton, NJ 08540
Criminal, Business, Environmental and IP
Rutgers School of Law - Newark
Princeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
(609) 750-2646 301 Carnegie Center Drive
Princeton, NJ 08540
Criminal, Antitrust, Appeals and Business
Rutgers University School of Law
Princeton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer
(609) 750-2647 301 Carnegie Center Drive
Princeton, NJ 08540
Criminal, Antitrust, Appeals and Business
Seton Hall University School of Law
Trenton, NJ Criminal Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(609) 586-9000 2681 Quakerbridge Rd
Trenton, NJ 08619
Criminal, Business, DWI and Municipal
Freehold, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(732) 761-1116 92 Village Center Dr
Freehold, NJ 07728
Criminal and Collections
Ewing, NJ Criminal Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(609) 882-9800 1901 N Olden Ave
Ewing, NJ 08618
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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.