|New York - NY||18 years|
|New Jersey - NJ||18 years|
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Adam M. Lustberg is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a criminal trial attorney.
Attorney Adam M. Lustberg focuses his practice exclusively on the defense of those being investigated for or accused of crimes. His passion for criminal defense began while interning for the Essex County Public Defender's Office as a first-year law student through Seton Hall University Law School’s Pro Bono Program. As a third-year law student he returned to the Public Defender's Office through Seton Hall's Juvenile Justice Clinic, representing countless juveniles at initial proceedings. Since that time, he has represented clients at each and every stage of the criminal justice system, from arraignment to trial by jury. He has argued on behalf of defendants at over thirty detention hearings under New Jersey’s new system of criminal justice reform.
Mr. Lustberg graduated from Seton Hall University School of Law in May of 2004. He passed both the New Jersey and New York Bar Exams that summer and is currently admitted to practice in both states. He has represented individuals charged with all manner of offenses, from simple possession of marijuana in Municipal Court to homicide charges in Superior Court. He has represented individuals accused of manslaughter, murder, burglary, aggravated assault, unlawful possession of firearms, human trafficking, promoting gambling, gang related offenses and many others. In each case, Mr. Lustberg works diligently with the client, the prosecutor and the Court to obtain as favorable a result as possible. Meticulous preparation and strong advocacy are the cornerstones of our practice. When everything is on the line, get us on your side and we will put them to work for you.
Over his eighteen-year legal career, Mr. Lustberg has earned a reputation as one of the top criminal defense lawyers in the region. He holds a 10 out of 10 rating on AVVO, was named to the “SuperLawyers – Rising Stars” list for nine consecutive years and to the "SuperLawyers" list for the last two consecutive years, has been named one of “Bergen’s Best Lawyers” by (201) Magazine and was named to “The National Trial Lawyer's Top 100 Trial Lawyers” list in 2019.
Mr. Lustberg is active in several professional legal organizations, including the American Bar Association, the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Bergen County Bar Association, the Hudson County Bar Association and the Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey.
Mr. Lustberg was born and raised in Northern New Jersey, less than 10 miles from New York City. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, exercising and surfing. He is also an avid organic vegetable farmer.