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Craig R. Mitnick

Craig R. Mitnick

Practice areas:

Brain Injury, Class Action, Criminal Defense, Birth Injury

About Me

Mitnick counsels clients in criminal matters, complex litigation matters, as well as mass tort Class actions. He is highly skilled in resolving difficult litigation matters having tried dozens of cases in federal and state courtrooms.


Practice areas include:


 



  • Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Serious Injury matters

  • Medical Malpractice

  • Auto Accidents

  • Unsafe Products

  • Unsafe Drugs

  • Mesothelioma

  • Wrongful Death

  • Class Actions

  • Civil Rights Violations

  • Nursing Home Abuse

  • Criminal Violations


 


Craig Mitnick received his BBA in finance from Emory University (Atlanta, Georgia) and subsequently received his Juris Doctor from the George Washington University School of Law (Washington DC).


 


Mitnick began his career as an Assistant Prosecutor in two separate counties in the state of New Jersey. During the same time period, he also acted as a certified instructor of law and procedure at two countywide police academies. In January 1995 Mitnick created Mitnick Law Office. The firm specializes in litigation and trial related matters.


 


In 2003, Mitnick was contracted by Fox News Channel and multiple Fox affiliate stations as an on-air legal analyst. Mitnick was hired to provide commentary on topics ranging from Supreme Court decisions and presidential addresses to high profile trials and other timely legal issues. In 2005, Mitnick was additionally contracted by “Fox News Radio” and “CBS Radio”.


 


Mitnick currently represents over 1,000 retired NFL players who have each filed suit against the National Football League for brain related “concussion” injuries. The multi-district litigation is currently pending before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Brain Injury: 50%
    20 years
  2. Class Action: 25%
    20 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
    24 years
  4. Birth Injury: 5%
    20 years

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Christian K. Lassen II

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Contact Info

Craig Mitnick / Mitnick Law Office

123 South Broad Street
Suite 2500
Philadelphia, PA, 19109

35 Kings Highway East
Haddonfield, NJ, 08033

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive198705/29/2015
PAActive198705/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
ListedMarquis Who's Who in American Law2003

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Legal AnalystFox News Radio2005 - 2008
Legal AnalystFox News2003 - 2008
Managing PartnerMitnick Law Office1995 - Present
Assistant AttorneyCamden County Prosecutor's Office1989 - 1991
Instructor of Law and ProcedureCamden County Police Academy1989 - 1991
Assistant AttorneyBurlington County Prosecutor's Office1987 - 1989

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Trial Lawyers of America (New Jersey chapter)Member2006 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember2003 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of PennsylvaniaAdmittedN/A
United States District Court for the District of New JerseyAdmittedN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In Re: National Football League Concussion Litigation.Pending
State of New Jersey Verses James Harney, Et Al.Plea
State of New Jersey Verses Alonzo JohnsonNot Guilty

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Fox News ChannelCraig's Court2006

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington University National Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Emory UniversityFinanceB.B.A.1984

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
EngagementsCriminal Defense And Trial Strategy2012
National Association of Retired SeniorsIran and the LawN/A