Mitnick counsels clients in criminal matters, complex litigation matters, as well as mass tort Class actions. He is highly skilled in resolving difficult litigation matters having tried dozens of cases in federal and state courtrooms.
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Craig Mitnick received his BBA in finance from Emory University (Atlanta, Georgia) and subsequently received his Juris Doctor from the George Washington University School of Law (Washington DC).
Mitnick began his career as an Assistant Prosecutor in two separate counties in the state of New Jersey. During the same time period, he also acted as a certified instructor of law and procedure at two countywide police academies. In January 1995 Mitnick created Mitnick Law Office. The firm specializes in litigation and trial related matters.
In 2003, Mitnick was contracted by Fox News Channel and multiple Fox affiliate stations as an on-air legal analyst. Mitnick was hired to provide commentary on topics ranging from Supreme Court decisions and presidential addresses to high profile trials and other timely legal issues. In 2005, Mitnick was additionally contracted by “Fox News Radio” and “CBS Radio”.
Mitnick currently represents over 1,000 retired NFL players who have each filed suit against the National Football League for brain related “concussion” injuries. The multi-district litigation is currently pending before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Listed||Marquis Who's Who in American Law||2003|
|Managing Partner||Mitnick Law Office||1995 - Present|
|Legal Analyst||Fox News Radio||2005 - 2008|
|Legal Analyst||Fox News||2003 - 2008|
|Assistant Attorney||Camden County Prosecutor's Office||1989 - 1991|
|Instructor of Law and Procedure||Camden County Police Academy||1989 - 1991|
|Assistant Attorney||Burlington County Prosecutor's Office||1987 - 1989|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Trial Lawyers of America (New Jersey chapter)||Member||2006 - Present|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys||Member||2003 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania||Admitted||N/A|
|United States District Court for the District of New Jersey||Admitted||N/A|
|In Re: National Football League Concussion Litigation.||Pending|
|State of New Jersey Verses James Harney, Et Al.||Plea|
|State of New Jersey Verses Alonzo Johnson||Not Guilty|
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|George Washington University National Law Center||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1987|
|Emory University||Finance||Other - Bachelors||1984|