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Kevin C Orr

Kevin C Orr

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation, Juvenile, Litigation, Domestic Violence

About Me

Kevin C. Orr received his law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law, and a B.S. in ceramic engineering from Alfred University.


Mr. Orr is admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey and the U.S. District Court for the State of New Jersey.


Following law school, Mr. Orr completed a civil clerkship with the Honorable George P. Helfrich, Judge Superior Court of the State of New Jersey, Law Division, Morris County.


Before starting his own practice in the early 1990s, Mr. Orr was with the Morris County Prosecutor's office. While there, he prosecuted Juvenile and Domestic Violence cases.


PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES & ACCOMPLISHMENTS


APPOINTMENTS
* Member, Office of Attorney Ethics of the Supreme Court of New Jersey, District VB (Essex County - Suburban Essex) Ethics Committee, 2011 to Present.


GENERAL PRACTICE
* Recipient of 2011 Essex County Bar Association General Practice Trial Attorney Achievement Award


ELECTED POSITIONS
*Bernards Township Republican Municipal Committee, Elected Official, 2007 to Present


LAND USE
* Essex County Condemnation Commissioner, 2006 to present
* Zoning Board of Adjustment (Bernards Township, NJ), Chair, 2009 to Present; Member, 2006 to Present
*Planning Board (Bernards Township, NJ), Member, 2006 to Present
*Bernards Township’s Wastewater Management Subcommittee for Somerset County Planning Board’s County Wastewater Management Plan, 2008 to Present
*Zoning Board of Adjustment (Long Hill Township, NJ), Alternate Member, 2001-2002


PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT
New Jersey Superior Court, Law Division, Morris County
Law Clerk to Hon. George P. Helfrich, J.S.C. (1990-1991)
Office of the Morris County Prosecutor
Staff Attorney (1991-1992)


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Languages Spoken: English, German

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Criminal Defense: 30%
    24 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    24 years
  3. Juvenile: 20%
    24 years
  4. Litigation: 15%
    24 years
  5. Domestic Violence: 10%
    24 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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  • Marques Scott Goetsch

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  • Daniel Jonathan Lane

    I endorse this lawyer. Kevin fights hard but fairly and honestly for his clients. He is a distinguished member of the legal community who is dedicated to getting the best results for his clients.

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Contact Info

33 Washington Street
Suite 1010
Newark, NJ, 07102

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive199205/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
General Practice Trial Attorney Achievement AwardEssex County Bar Association2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Kevin Crawford Orr1992 - Present
Staff AttorneyMorris County Prosecutor's Office1991 - 1992
Law Clerk to Hon. George P. Helfrich, J.S.C.Superior Court of New Jersey, Morris County1990 - 1991

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Office Of Attorney Ethics, District VB (Essex County - Suburban Essex) Ethics CommitteeMember2011 - Present
Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New JerseyN/A2000 - Present
Essex County Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State v. Triestman, 416 N.J. Super. 195 (App.Div. 2010)Reversed
Pipko v. CIA, 312 F. Supp. 2d 669 (D.N.J. 2003)Dismissed
State v. El Moghrabi, 316 N.J. Super. 139 (App.Div. 1998)Dismissed

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seton Hall University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Alfred UniversityN/AB.S. Ceramic Engineering1987

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Law Review CLEDomestic Violence2011