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Nace Naumoski, Esq. is an partner with the law firm of Stewart Bernstiel Rebar & Smith.  Nace primarily represents clients involved in disputes over insurance coverage and clients who have suffered data breaches.

Nace has previously defended clients in both state and federal court under investigation for or accused of a broad array of white collar crimes, including bank fraud, wire fraud, bribery, money laundering, embezzlement, racketeering, healthcare fraud, insurance fraud, counterfeiting, identity theft, smuggling, tax fraud, credit card fraud, check fraud, forgery, theft by deception, obstruction of justice, and computer hacking.  

Nace has also represented clients in high-profile civil and criminal matters that have received local, national, and international media coverage.  Nace’s cases have received attention from publications such as Forbes Magazine, US Weekly, the Washington Post, the Star Ledger, the Bergen Record, the Daily Record, and the Jersey Journal.  Nace has also served as a columnist commenting on various issues involving criminal matters for the Garden State Journal.  Earlier in his career, Nace was an associate with New Jersey’s oldest and largest law firm, McCarter & English, where he defended large corporations in a variety of litigation matters.

Nace earned his law degree from Fordham University, where he was a member of the Fordham Law Review.  Membership on the Law Review is considered among the highest scholarly achievements at any law school.  Nace earned his undergraduate degreefrom the prestigious School of Diplomacy and International Relations at Seton Hall University, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree, magna cum laude, in diplomacy and international relations.

 Nace is currently admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey.  Nace has also handled cases in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. 


Languages spoken: English, Serbo-Croatian

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Practice areas


  1. Insurance: 60%
  2. Privacy: 30%
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Brad Michael Micklin

    I endorse this lawyer. Nace is an experienced attorney whose participation and comments in Avvo show his commitment to serving clients as well as his level of experience. He is an excellent attorney that I recommend wholeheartedly.


    Brad Micklin Divorce & Separation Attorney
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  • Jove Juzmeski

    Nace dedicates his legal career to protect the rights of his clients. Nace's dedication and bright legal mind provides individuals that are in need of defense counsel with the proper, quality legal representation they deserve. I endorse this lawyer.


    Jove Juzmeski Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Stewart Bernstiel Rebar & Smith

100 Overlook Center
Second Floor
Princeton, NJ, 08540


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyers Magazine2015
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40American Society of Legal Advocates2014
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyers Magazine2014
Rising StarNew Jersey Super Lawyers Magazine2010
Fordham Law ReviewFordham Law School2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerStewart Bernstiel Rebar & Smith2015 - Present
PartnerParis Ackerman & Schmierer, LLP2013 - 2015
OwnerLaw Office of Nace Naumoski2009 - 2013
AssociateMcCarter & English2006 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Federal Defense AttorneysMember2012 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2011 - Present
Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New JerseyN/A2009 - Present
New Jersey State Bar Association, Criminal Law SectionN/A2009 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A2009 - Present
Brennan-Vanderbilt American Inn of CourtBarrister2006 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
US v. NGCharges dropped
State v. SFClient acquitted.
State v. TSCase dismissed.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Litigation Management MagazineThe Future Is Now: The Internet of Things2015
Garden State Journal40 people indicted throughout New Jersey for sale of illegal drivers’ licenses2011
Garden State JournalElizabeth cop charged with shaking down illegal immigrants2011
Garden State JournalDenville cop admits to taking drugs being held as evidence2011
Garden State JournalNewark car dealers charged with money laundering after undercover sting2011
Garden State JournalNJ Lawmakers Consider Bill to Provide Suspended Drivers with Restricted License2011
Garden State JournalPlea agreements that limit right to argue for lesser sentence are void says NJ Supreme Court2011
Garden State JournalLinden Drug Bust Reportedly Nets 65 Marijuana Plants2011
Garden State JournalHealth care practioners in medicaid fraud sting targeted by NJ AG's Office2011
The RecordCourt to hear arguments in GOP candidate’s case involving 38th district primary ballots2011
The RecordBallot position in question for 38th primary2011
The Gazette - Hawthorne EditionComplaints relating to 7-11 dropped against Hawthorne Councilman2011
Radar OnlineDanielle Staub Sex Tape Lawsuit Will Go Forward2011
Chicago Sun TimesFirst Defendant to be Tried in Newark Schoolyard Killings Found Guilty2010
New York Daily News'Real Housewives' star Danielle Staub slammed by ex-lover Stephen Zalewski in sex tape lawsuit2010
E! OnlineJersey Housewives' Danielle Slammed with Not-So-Sexy Sex-Tape Lawsuit2010
Daily Record'Real Housewife's' ex files lawsuit in Morris County NJ over sex tape2010
NJEsq.No Warrant? No Exigent Circumstances? No Search!2009
NJ Esq.Can Employers Be Held Liable for Auto Accidents Caused by Tired Employees?2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham University School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2006
Seton Hall UniversityInternational RelationsBS - Bachelor of Science2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
ACI 17th Advanced Global Legal and Compliance Forum on Cyber Security & Data Privacy and ProtectionThe Internet of Things: Security‚ Privacy‚ and the Related Technology to Collect Data2015
Morris Essex Small Firm GroupOvercriminalization in Federal White Collar Crimes2013
Criminal Law and Intellectual PropertyIt isn't really stealing, is it?2013