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Howard M Weinstein

Howard M Weinstein

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence, Speeding & Traffic Ticket

About Me

In addition to being a law firm partner specializing in criminal defense, Mr. Weinstein is an Emergency Medial Technician certified by the State of New Jersey and also holds a certification in Cardio-Pulmonary Recessitation ("CPR").  Mr. Weinstein volunteers as an EMT for the Millburn-Short Hills Volunteer First Aid Squad, where he provides weekly overnight and weekend ambulance coverage for medical emergencies for the residents and visitors of Millburn and Short Hills, NJ.


When not with his family, his personal time is spent furthering his interests in computers, high performance automobiles and reading fictional works . 


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    28 years, 335 cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
    28 years, 70 cases
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 10%
    28 years, 220 cases
  4. Domestic Violence: 10%
    28 years, 35 cases



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

19 total 

  • Kevin C Orr

    I endorse this lawyer. Howard is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Kevin Orr Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Weinstein Law, LLP

75 Main Street
Suite 101
Millburn, NJ, 07041-1322



NYCurrently registered 198803/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
BV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2005
Award for Trial AdvocacyAmerican Jurisprudence1986

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Defense AttorneyFugitive Safe Surrender Program2009 - 2009
Part Time - Assistant Public DefenderLivingston Municipal Court1994 - Present
Part Time - Pool Attorney for Essex and Union CountiesOffice of the Public Defender1993 - Present
Part Time - Public DefenderMillburn Municipal Court1993 - 1998
AssociateHahn & Hessen1990 - 1992
AssociateCAHILL GORDON & REINDEL LLP1987 - 1990


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Millburn-Short Hills Volunteer First Aid SquadVolunteer EMT2008 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State v. Nakiyah PattersonAcquittal on all 19 Counts of Indictment
State v. Charlie SpragleyJury Verdict of NOT GUILTY

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Publication NameTitleDate
Rutgers Camden Law JournalAssociate Editor1986


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - CamdenLawJD - Juris Doctor1987