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DWI and Criminal Defense Trial Attorney who provides a compassionate and vigorous defense to achieve the desired results for his client. Josh was part of the first ever class of 21 attorneys statewide to be Certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Municipal Court Trial Attorney. He was recently selected as one of 14 attorneys statewide to participate in the New Jersey State Bar Association's inaugural Leadership Academy as a Leadership fellow.  In each of the last five years Mr. Reinitz has been recognized as a “Rising Star” in Criminal Defense/DUI by New Jersey Super Lawyers.  He is currently a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Legislation and is a trustee of the Municipal Court Practice Section where he presently serves as the Vice Chair. Mr. Reinitz is a sought after lecturer and has presented more than 10 seminars to other attorneys on Municipal Court topics. Josh has served as both a Municipal Prosecutor and a Municipal Public Defender in multiple municipalities throughout New Jersey.  Recognized as a skilled legal writer whose briefs have assisted in overturning multiple criminal convictions.  Also possess real world business experience thriving in the high pressure environment of an elite college basketball program.



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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    13 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    13 years
  3. Federal Crime: 10%
  4. Appeals: 5%
    6 years
  5. Speeding Ticket: 5%



Fixed (always), Free consultation (120 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

20 total 

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  • James Sanford Friedman

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known both Joshua Reinitz and Anthony Iacullo for several years, in connection with both my trial and appellate practices. Both of these attorneys are excellent. They have full knowledge of law and procedure, and conduct themselves according to the highest ethical standards. Clients retaining them can be confident that their matters will be handled in a thorough and thoughtful manner.


    James Friedman Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Greggory M Marootian

    I endorse Joshua H. Reinitz, Esq. He is a passionate and smart advocate who is dedicated to his clients and their defense. He takes his time to review and push every possible defense issue.


    Greggory Marootian DUI and DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

247 Franklin Avenue
Nutley, NJ, 07110


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
2016 New Leaders of the BarNew Jersey Law Journal2016
Rising Star Criminal Defense/DUISuperLawyers2016
FellowLeadership Academy, NJSBA2015
Rising Star Criminal Defense/DWISuperLawyers2015
Super Lawyer Rising Star in DWI/Criminal DefenseNew Jersey Super Lawyers Magazine2014
Certified Attorney - Municipal Court LawNew Jersey Supreme Court2014
New Jersey Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Rising Star DWI Criminal DefenseSuper Lawyers2012
Garden State ScholarRutgers UniversityN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyIacullo Martino, LLC2007 - Present
AttorneyGreenberg & Minasian2007 - 2007
AttorneyRem Zeller Law Group2006 - 2007
Director of Basketball OperationsRutgers University Women's Basketball2005 - 2006
AtttorneyRothstein Mandell Strohm Must & Gertner2004 - 2005
Law ClerkHon. Eugene H. Austin, J.S.C.2003 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Office of Attorney Ethics - Fee Arbitration CommitteeCommittee Member2015 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationLegislation Standing Committee Member2013 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationVice Chair of the Municipal Court Section2011 - Present
New Jersey Association of Criminal Defense LawyersNo Value2011 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
DWI DismissedDWI Dismissed
DWI DIsmissedDWI Dismissed
Unemployment Appeal WonAppeal Win
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Publication nameTitleDate
ArticlesbaseThe 5 Ws of Expungement in New Jersey2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers, State University of New Jersey School of Law - NewarkLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Rutgers, The State University of New JerseyCriminal JusticeBS - Bachelor of Science1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
What to do when you get that callMunicipal Court2016
Solo Small Firm ConferenceMunicipal Court Practice2016
Municipal Court CollegeDriving While Suspended2016
New Jersey State Bar Association ConventionMunicipal Court 1012015
New Jersey State Bar Association Annual MeetingTrying Cases in Municipal Court2014
Drugs, DWI and Serious Motor Vehicle Cases in Municipal CourtDriving While Suspended/Probationary Drivers2014
Current Legislation Affecting Municipal CourtsMunicipal Court Legislation2014
Municipal Court CollegeDriving While Suspended2013
Handling Drugs, DWI and Serious Motor Vehicle ChargesDriving While Suspended/Probationary Driver's License2013
Laurick and Other Post Conviction Relief MotionsPost Conviction Relief in Municipal Court2012
Presentation for Youth Offenders in Essex County4th Amendment Constitutional Rights to be Free of Illegal Search and SeizureN/A