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Michael J. Mitzner

Criminal defense Attorney at Watchung, NJ

5.0   1 review
  • State Years
    New York - NY 42 years
    New Jersey - NJ 55 years
  • Licensed for 42 years
    State NY
    Acquired 1981
    Status
    Currently Registered No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 55 years
    State NJ
    Acquired 1968
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Michael

Learn Michael’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    50%

  2. DUI and DWI
    25%

  3. Litigation
    25%
    Representing Police Officers on Disciplinary Complaints and Civil Rights Complaints

Location

Mitzner & Mitzner, P.A.
786 Mountain Blvd Ste 101 A
Watchung, NJ, 07069-6268

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Posted by Kevin | July 26, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Top Notch
Mike Mitzner is very down to earth, despite his Harvard Law degree. He knows all the plays and all the players. He's dynamite in the courtroom. He made the nearly impossible happen, and kept my record clean. He saved my marriage and my family for me. I can't thank or praise him enough.

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Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Prosecutor
  • Berkeley Heights Municipal
  • 2007 - Present
  • Prosecutor
  • Summit Municipal
  • 2000 - Present
  • Senior Partner
  • Mitzner & Mitzner, P.A.
  • 1975 - Present
  • Prosecutor
  • Roselle Park Municipal
  • 2005 - 2006
  • Prosecutor
  • Berkeley Heights Municipal
  • 1989 - 1989
  • Prosecutor
  • Scotch Plains Municipal
  • 1989 - 1998
  • Prosecutor
  • Scotch Plains Municipal
  • 1984 - 1986
  • Prosecutor
  • Scotch Plains Municpal
  • 1979 - 1979
  • Attorney
  • Scotch Plains Municipal
  • 1979 - 1983
  • Prosecutor
  • Fanwood Municipal
  • 1977 - 2003
  • Assistant Prosecutor
  • Elizabeth New Jersey Court House
  • 1969 - 1975
  • Law Clerk
  • Honorable Judge Milton B. Conford, S.J.A.D.
  • 1968 - 1969
  • Law Clerk
  • Weil, Gotshal & Manges
  • 1967 - 1967
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Education

  • Harvard Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1968
  • New York University
  • AB - Applied Baccalaureate
  • 1965

Associations

  • District XIII Fee Arbitration Committee
  • Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • Joint Legislative Committee on Ethical Standards
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Supreme Court Municipal Court Practice Committee
  • Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Municipal Prosecutor
  • Certified Municipal Prosecutor
  • 2006 - Present
  • New Jersey State Municipal Prosecutors Association
  • Board of Directors
  • 2004 - Present
  • Union County Municipal Prosecutor's Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Union County Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
  • Chairman
  • N/A
  • Union County Bar Association, Municipal Court Committee
  • Chairman
  • N/A
  • Somerset County Bar Association, Criminal Practice Committee
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Somerset County Bar Association, Municipal Court Committee
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Somerset County Bar Association, Judicial and Prosecutor Appointments Committee
  • Member
  • N/A
  • District XII Ethics Committee For Union County
  • Member
  • 1997 - 2000
  • New Jersey Institute of Municipal Attorneys
  • Member
  • 1979 - 2000
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2014

Speaking Engagements

  • Municipal Prosecutors Potential Liability
  • Municipal Prosecutors Potential Liability
  • 2014
  • Plea Bargaining in Municipal Courts
  • Plea Bargaining in Municipal Courts
  • 2013
  • DWI Update
  • DWI Update
  • 2012
  • DWI Update
  • DWI Update
  • 2011
  • Criminal Motions
  • Criminal Motions
  • 2011
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Watchung Criminal defense Lawyer Michael J. Mitzner
Michael J. Mitzner
Criminal defense Attorney
Watchung, NJ
Licensed for 55 years