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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 45%
    18 years, 100 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    18 years, 500 cases
  3. General Practice: 25%
    18 years, 500 cases



Hourly ($375-400/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Credit card

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  • Marques S. Goetsch

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    Marques Goetsch Criminal defense Attorney
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  • Brad Michael Micklin

    Rosalyn Charles is an experienced attorney whose participation and comments in Avvo show her commitment to serving clients as well as her level of experience. She is an excellent attorney that I recommend wholeheartedly.


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Contact info


60 Park Place, Suite 703
Newark, NJ, 07102


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalRC Charles & Associates, LLC2008 - Present
PartnerCary Charles & Winston, LLC2002 - 2008
JudgeIrvington Municipal Court1998 - 2002
Assistant Prosecutor/DirectorEssex County Prosecutor's Office1988 - 1998
Law Clerk, Honorable Irvin B. Booker, JSCSuperior Court of New Jersey1987 - 1988
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New JerseyN/A2009 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationFamily Law Section2009 - Present
Essex County Fee Arbitration CommitteeVice Chair2003 - 2005
Essex County Municipal Court JudgesTreasurer2001 - 2002
Garden State Bar AssociationTrustee1996 - 1998
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. Marcus HillNot Guilty: All Charges
P vs. AVictory for my client!
CW v. ETVictory for my Client
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Seton Hall University School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1987
Spelman CollegeEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1984