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Posted by a Domestic Violence client, Flag
Mr. Abate just saved me from false accusations of domestic violence. He took the case to trial and showed that I was innocent. A conviction would have ended my career and kept me from my children. His attention and dedication to the case made me feel like he was personally invested in the case. His staff was excellent and would answer all my questions and kept me calm. I am so glad that I called Mr. Abate and so thankful for him vindicating my innocence. He was prepared and uncovered my girlfriend's criminal history.
Posted by Jimmy, a DUI client, Flag
James Abate is by far the best lawyer i have ever experienced. Even though there are no promises in this profession he tried his best and worked everything out as expected. I was very relaxed and confident having James as my lawyer and would recommend him to anyone in need of a traffic violation representative.
Posted by Jodi, a DUI client, Flag
I am going to start off by saying this...I would recommend James to anyone in need of this kind of help. He did his homework and went to the scene of of the accident, got expert witnesses for the case. He is very knowledgable and knows his job thouroughly and is very passionate about it. He wants to help his clients and he truly does help!! I would recommend James to anyone in need of a genuine, true, knowledgable attorney and i will constantly thank him for everything he has done!
Posted by Raymond, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Mr Abate quickly and professionally resolved a ticket in a local jurisdiction- including handling an adjournment at my request. We found his legal secretary Megan Flynt to be highly supportive and communicative to us in e-mails, letters, and phone conversations in what was for us unfamiliar territory.
Posted by Nicholas, a State & Local Law client, Flag
I was nothing but blown away by the high level of professionalism, kindness, and honesty.
Posted by a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I recently used Mr. Abate to defend me in a traffic violation case, and he was a pleasure to work with. Everyone in his office was knowledgeable and responsive whenever we had questions, and he kept us well informed every step of the way. His knowledge of the law and the court system was a great asset and he successfully argued my case with my best interest at heart. I would highly recommend James if someone needs an attorney.
Posted by William, a Chapter 13 client, Flag
very happy with my experience with James, He got to the heart of the matter and explained my options and what he said he could do and the costs and how we would proceed and kept me in the loop all the way.The results exceeded my hopes and he didnt overwelm me with leagalese in explaining what was involved.
Posted by a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Attorney James Abate achieved unprecedented results while defending my case. He was diligent in clarifying any obscurity I had and kept my best interest in mind with every step forward . I highly recommend.
Posted by a Transportation client, Flag
Very Proffessional lawyer. I got the results way ahead of my expectations. He is someone whom you will find very easy to talk. He knows his stuff and he exactly know what he is doing. As this one was my first experience ever I would never go to anywhere else in future as I had really great outcome. Definitely recommended!!!
Posted by David, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
My name is David Volk, an attorney who practices primarily insurance defense work in Philadelphia. I have little to no criminal defense experience. My mother obtained a couple of traffic tickets in New Jersey. Mr. Abate was responsive to my questions and concerns. And while my mother was willing to pay money for his services, after considering the very unique facts of the case, Mr. Abate felt it was best for her to simply pay the fines and move on. There are not many attorneys (if any at all) who would turn down a case. He did so and exhibited a level of integrity you will not find in many attorneys. From one attorney to the general public, if Mr. Abate says he can help you with your matter, you should trust him. It is that simple. Best of luck.
Posted by Jay, a Transportation client, Flag
James was differentientiated from the outset of my process. His professionalism and presentation stood out and it was an easy decsion to retain James. He was proactive and always kept me informed. I was very pleased with the outcome as he helped me get my traffic violation dimissed completely with no fine and no points.
Working with James is money well spent.
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
James is a talented, diligent, and perhaps most importantly, a responsive lawyer. I felt comfortable and comforted knowing he was handling my case in which I was accused of a low level crime. He was attentive to my needs and calmed most of my worries during a very difficult personal time.
Posted by Andrew V., a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I chose Mr. Abate because he was straight forward with me and gave a frank and honest assessment of my son's case, explaining all aspects of the law and what we were up against. He held our hands through the process and reassured us that this too would pass. We dealt only with him. Sometimes we had to wait to reach him because he was in court, but we preferred that over being passed off to an associate. In the end, his advice was excellent and his familiarity with the law, the court and its personal was helpful and a positive factor in resolving our case. We would unhesitatingly recommend him.