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David R. Oakley is partner in the firm of Anderl & Oakley, P.C. The firm, with offices in Perth Amboy and Princeton, New Jersey, specializes in state and federal criminal defense, as well as juvenile and municipal court matters.


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
  2. Federal Crime: 30%
  3. Juvenile: 15%
  4. DUI & DWI: 10%
  5. Appeals: 5%



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  • Michael R. Rosas

    I endorse this lawyer. David is a great trial lawyer with a great reputation throughout New Jersey. I learned a great deal from David while serving as co-counsel in a multi-defendant criminal case. David is very knowledgeable and zealously advocates for his clients.


    Michael Rosas DUI and DWI Attorney
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Contact info

Anderl & Oakley, P.C.

20 Nassau Street
Princeton, NJ, 08542

Anderl & Oakley, P.C.

309 Maple Street
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Certified Criminal Trial AttorneyNJ Supreme Court2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Legal ConsultantEl Centro de Recursos para Familias2015 - Present
Criminal Justice Act Panel AttorneyU.S. Federal District Court2003 - Present
PartnerAnderl & Oakley, P.C.1997 - Present
Solo PractionerCriminal Defense & Immigration Law1993 - 1997
AssociateCollier, Jacob & Mills, P.C.1990 - 1991
Law ClerkHon. Samuel D. Lenox, Jr., A.J.S.C1990 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys of New JerseyTrustee2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. Edward BurtonNot Guilty All Charges
State v. Michael MalteseNot Guilty Murder
4. State of New Jersey v. Janean OwensNot Guilty Murder
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Columbia UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Office of the Public DefenderDefending a RICO Case2014
State Bar of TexasTrial and Appeal of Thomas More2012
Middlesex County Bar AssociationJury Selection2011
Institute of Continuing Legal Education of New JerseyCriminal Trial Preparation2007