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Jeffrey E Gold

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Jeffrey Evan Gold was named an “Attorney of the Year” by the N.J. State Bar Assn Municipal Court Section. in 2012, 2008 and 2004. He was presented with ICLE Distinguished Service Award in 2013. Mr Gold also won the New Jersey State Bar “Amcius Curiae Awards” in 2011 and 2008. Mr. Gold has twice been Chair of the New Jersey State Bar Municipal Court Practice Section, three times Chair of the Burlington County Bench and Bar Criminal Law Committee and four times as Chair of the Municipal Court Committee. He has alos served a d Chair of the Association of Criminal Defense Lawyer's Municipal Court Committeee.  He serves on the Supreme Court Municipal Court Practice Committee and the Supreme Court  Attorney Certification Committee. He has also served on the Supreme Court Special Discovery Committee. He has been moderator and speaker at many Bar seminars on the subjects of Criminal Law, Municipal Court, “Megan’s Law”, and Drunk Driving. Mr. Gold is also a former Asst. Burlington County Prosecutor and was a Police Academy instructor on the subject of Search and Seizure.

Mr. Gold is also a frequent TV Legal Analyst on Fox News, O'Reilly Factor, Fox and Friends, Studio B with Shepard Smith, CNN-Headline News with MIke Galanos, Tru-TV, and Comcast's “Its Your Call with Lynn Doyle” and  “Real Life with Mary Amoroso” commenting on such cases as O.J. Simpson, Michael Jackson, Martha Stewart, Scott Peterson, Jon-Benet Ramsey,  just about every other major case of our times. He has also been a featured criminal law expert in the Courier Post newspaper’s “Ask the Expert” panel.

Mr. Gold is admitted to practice in all New Jersey Courts as well as the 3rd Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. He waslead defense counsel in State v. Foley, 370 N.J. Super. 341 (Law Div. 2004) the first case in the U.S. to restrict the use of the new “Alcotest 7110″ breath testing device used in drunk driving (i.e. DWI, DUI) cases.  

He then was called upon to represented the amicus (friend of the court) New Jersey State Bar Association in the landmark case State v Chun, 194 N.J. 54 (2008) where the N.J. Supreme Court placed many conditions on the use of the Alcotest as evidence in DWI cases.

The State Bar called on him once again in 2011 to be their amicus counsel before the Supreme Court in State v Ciancaglini, 204 N.J. 597 (2011) where, in accord with Mr. Gold's position,  the Court reversed the lower court's ruling that Refusal to take a breath test should be treated as a "prior" DWI for sentencing.

Mr. Gold also represented the CDS defendant in the successful appeal State v. Sparks, 261 NJ Super. 458 (App. Div. 1993) holding the State could not use a lab report  to prove drug defendant’s guilt without complete and strict adherence to the statutory procedure for doing so first.

Jeff Gold’s criminal practice of over thirty years has involved all levels of criminal defense. He has represented over 6,000 + defendants. 



Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    35 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    35 years, 6 thousand cases



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  • Christopher J Basner

    Jeffrey Gold, Esq., is very knowledgeable and experienced when it comes to defending DWI cases. I attended a seminar that he taught on DWI Defense.


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Contact info

Law Offices of Gold & Associates, P.C.

1847 Route 70 East.
Cherry Hill, NJ, 08003


37 Grant Street
Mount Holly, NJ, 08060



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Distinguished Service AwardNJICLE2013
Amicus AwardNJSBA2011
Municipal Court Attorney of the YearNew Jersey Bar Association2008
Amicus AwardNJSBA2008
Municipal Court Attorney of the YearNew Jersey Bar Association2004
Pro Bono Award- Honorable MentionNJSBA2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerGold & Associates, P.C>1983 - Present
Assistant County ProsecutorBurlington County Prosecutor's Office1979 - 1983
Association namePosition nameDuration
Supreme Court Committee on Trial CertificationMember2012 - Present
Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers-New Jersey. Municipal Court CommitteeChair2011 - Present
Supreme Court Committee on Electronic Discovery in Criminal CasesMember2010 - Present
Supreme Court Committee on Municipal Court PracticeMember2008 - Present
Burlington County Bar Association, Municipal Court Bench and Bar CommitteeChairN/A
Burlington County Bar Association, Criminal Practice SectionChairN/A
New Jersey State Bar Association, Municipal Court Practice SectionChair2009 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v Sparks, Appellate Divisionpublished
State v Foley, Law Divisionpublished
State v Chun, NJ Supreme Courtpublished
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Publication nameTitleDate
Institute of Continuing Legal Education (ICLE New Jersey)Advanced DWI2012
ACDL-NJCutting Edge DWI Defenses2011
New Jersey Lawyer MagazineConditions on Admitting an Alcotest Reading2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
CLEDWI Update 20152015
NJICLEDWI Upate 20142014