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Vache Edward Bahadurian, Esq. is a defense attorney in New Jersey and New York.  For over a decade, Mr. Bahadurian has represented clients with the following types of cases: DWI and DUI, Breathalyzer Refusal, Criminal Defense, Juvenile Delinquency, Criminal Record Expungements, Traffic Tickets, Traffic Violations, Speeding Tickets, and DMV Hearings.  He helps protect the rights of individuals accused of wrongdoing in Bergen County, Passaic County, Hudson County, Essex County, Morris County, Union County, Middlesex County, Somerset County, Sussex County, Rockland County, and Orange County.  Mr. Bahadurian firmly believes that his clients should be given the benefit of any reasonable doubt.


Mr. Bahadurian graduated from Bucknell University and earned a law degree from Pace University School of Law.  While in law school, he received dean's list honors and completed two judicial externships for the State Superior Court.  Mr. Bahadurian was trained by respected judges, top criminal attorneys, and the best DUI lawyers.  He began his professional legal career as a law clerk for a Criminal Court Judge in Bergen County.  While working in the courthouse, Mr. Bahadurian earned certification as an official Court mediator and gained valuable courtroom experience as the judiciary liason to the DWI lawyers, criminal defense attorneys, and county prosecutors.  He was also selected by the Presiding Criminal Judge to serve as his legal assistant during complex trials, hearings, and other proceedings.  After the judicial clerkship, Mr. Bahadurian accepted an invitation from a well-known criminal defense lawyer to join his law firm that specialized in criminal and motor vehicle matters, including Felony and Misdemeanor cases, Criminal Record Expungements, DUI defense, and serious Traffic Violations.  While working at the firm, he gained extensive litigation experience and sharpened his negotiating skills.


In 2004, Mr. Bahadurian established this successful private law practice based in Hackensack and takes pride in combining high quality legal services with effective representation.  As a defense lawyer, he has earned the respect of judges and prosecutors due to his track record of hard work for his clients and knowledge of the law.  Other lawyers frequently ask for his legal advice and rely upon his opinion because of his experience and reputation.  Mr. Bahadurian is an active member of the legal community with strong connections and trusted relationships.  He also serves as a mentor to new members of the bar.