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About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish, Arabic, Lithuanian, Russian

Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    8 years
  2. Family: 30%
    8 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
    8 years



Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

25 total 

  • Marques Scott Goetsch

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Marques Goetsch Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael J Pastacaldi

    I endorse this lawyer. An excellent attorney who fights passionately for his clients.


    Michael Pastacaldi Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info


BAYONNE, NJ, 07002



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
National Association of Distinguished Counsel Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel Top One Percent2015
The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 402015
American Institute of Criminal Law 10 Best Client satisfactionAmerican Institute of Criminal Law 10 Best Client satisfaction2015
American Institute of Dui/Dwi Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Dui/Dwi Client Satisfaction2015
Top 40 Criminal Defense Lawyer Under 40 in the State of NJThe American Society of Legal Advocates2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2014
Top 10 Family Law Attorneys Under Age 40National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, Inc2014
Nationally Ranked Top 10 Under 40 In Criminal LawNational Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2014
Shokry G. Abdelsayed, Esq.National Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys2014
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerGrigaite & Abdelsayed, LLC2012 - Present
AssociateLaw Offices of Peter M. Weiner, LLC2007 - 2012
Judicial ClerkshipHonorable Paul M. DePascale, J.S.C, Superior Court of New Jersey2007 - 2007
Legal InternHudson County Prosecutor’s Office, NJ2006 - 2006
Judicial ClerkshipHonorable La Tia W. Martin, Bronx Supreme Court of the State of New York2003 - 2003
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Hudson County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vermont Law SchoolLawJuris Doctor (J.D.)2007
City University of New York, John Jay College of Criminal JusticeCriminal Justice, magna cum laudeMaster of Arts2004
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Integrity House, Secaucus, NJCriminal Expungements2012