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Reza Mazaheri

also known as Abdolreza Mazaheri

Practice areas:

Immigration, Asylum, Criminal Defense

About Me

Reza Mazaheri is a founding partner of Sethi & Mazaheri, LLC.


Mr. Mazaheri represents individuals in
immigration and criminal proceedings in New Jersey. His most recent
experience as a NJ prosecutor brings trial and litigation expertise in
criminal matters including appeals and domestic violence cases. Prior
to working as a prosecutor, Mr. Mazaheri served as a judicial clerk in
the criminal division of the Essex County Superior Court of NJ for the
Honorable Judge Jerome M. St. John. He served as a faculty research
assistant and a student attorney at the Immigration and Human Rights
Clinic at Seton Hall Law Center for Social Justice and interned at the
South Brooklyn Legal Services. In addition to his extensive commitment
to providing public interest based legal services, Mr. Mazaheri worked
in the Middle East, North Africa division of Human Rights Watch and is
fluent in Farsi. Mr. Mazaheri received his BA from State University of
New York at Stony Brook in Political Science and his JD from Seton Hall
University School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in New York
and New Jersey.

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Languages Spoken: English, Farsi

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Immigration: 50%
    8 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    8 years
  3. Asylum: 25%
    8 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Christian K. Lassen II

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

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    Christian Lassen Wrongful Death Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Travis J Tormey

    Reza is my go-to guy when it comes to immigration. I send all my cases his way.

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    Travis Tormey Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Sethi & Mazaheri, LLC.

26 Broadway, 21st Floor
New York, NY, 10004

Sethi & Mazaheri, LLC

9 Polifly Rd.
2nd floor
Hackensack, NJ, 07458

Sethi & Mazaheri, LLC

1727 King St.,
Suite 300
Alexandria, VA, 22314

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 200803/13/2015
NJActive200705/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney - PartnerSethi & Mazaheri, LLC.2010 - Present
Prosecuting AttorneyUnion County Prosecutor's Office2008 - 2010
Law ClerkSuperior Court of New Jersey2007 - 2008
Research AssistantSETON HALL LAW CENTER FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE2007 - 2007
IMMIGRATION AND HUMAN RIGHTS CLINICSeton Hall Law Center for Social Justice2006 - 2007
Legal InternSouth Brooklyn Legal Services2006 - 2006
Research AssistantHuman Rights Watch2005 - 2005

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Iranian American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
New Jersey Muslim Lawyer's AssociationN/AN/A
New Jersey State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Union County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
New York City Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
American Association for Justice (AAJ)The Major Immigration Consequences to Minor Offenses2015

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seton Hall University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
State University of New York, Stony BrookPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1994

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Seton Hall Career EventCareers in Law2014
Seton Hall Law SchoolCareer Round-Table2013