New Brunswick, NJ Criminal Defense Lawyers

128 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the New Brunswick, NJ area.

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New Brunswick Has 128 Criminal Defense Attorneys With 2936 Reviews

David Jay Glassman

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New Brunswick Office
317 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ
59 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 43 years
Former Prosecutor & Deputy Attorney General; 38 Years Experience; Rated Top 100 Trial Lawyer
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 25% Federal Crime, 20% Sex Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NJ, Active since 1980

Jonathan F Marshall

Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall
53 Paterson Street, New Brunswick, NJ
73 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 30 years
I am the Managing Partner of the Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall, one of the largest criminal defense firms in New Jersey. I have been appearing in both the Superior Court and local Municipal Courts throughout the state for well over twenty ye...

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Eric B Morrell

142 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ
25 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
At the Law Offices of Eric B. Morrell, we have extensive experience defending people in New Jersey who have been charged with Indictable Offenses or Disorderly Persons Offenses. In our years of practice, we have successfully protected the rights o...

James Sanford Friedman

James S. Friedman, LLC
94 Church Street, Suite 302, New Brunswick, NJ
24 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.1
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
I am a criminal defense attorney with offices in New Brunswick, New Jersey. I represent criminal defendants in indictable/felony cases in all State and Federal courts throughout New Jersey and New York City, and in cases involving disorderly perso...

Kimberly Ann Yonta

YONTA LAW LLC
111 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a criminal trial attorney, I handle all aspects of criminal and municipal defense cases from traffic tickets and disorderly persons offenses to pre-indictment negotiations through trial and appeal. A...

Jason A Seidman

Law Offices of Jonathan F. Marshall
53 Paterson Street, 1st Floor (by appointment only), New Brunswick, NJ
25 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.7
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
Jason A. Seidman spent five years as a prosecutor and attorney for the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s office, attaining a level of know-how that is invaluable to his criminal defense practice — and his clients — today. “I know how prosecutors think...

Ryan E Gilbert

Law Offices of Ryan E. Gilbert, LLC
158 Livingston Ave, New Brunswick, NJ
11 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
Review: Ryan was a trusted adviser throughout the course of my legal issues. I was unfamiliar with legal proceedings and Ryan was able to explain to me my legal situation, and risks associated with various defenses and decisions I had to make. He took the...

Adam Clinton Brown

A.Brown Esq. LLC
317 George Street, Suite 320, New Brunswick, NJ
23 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 7 years
When I made the decision to practice law, I armed myself with as much information as possible. The Great Recession is when I decided to enroll in law school, and I could not help but want to make a difference in my community. Now as a practicing a...

Adam Jon Weisberg

Adam Jon Weisberg Attorney at Law
142 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
22 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 35 years
Our firm is dedicated to protecting your rights and advocating for you. Whether you are facing a criminal charge or suffering from a personal injury, having a knowledgeable and experienced attorney who takes the time to understand your situation c...

Allan Marain

Allan Marain
100 Bayard Street, P.O. Box 1030, New Brunswick, NJ
36 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 47 years
While working as a systems analyst by day, I attended Seton Hall Law School at night. As a law student, I selected every criminal law elective offered, graduating cum laude in 1976. I took and passed the New Jersey Bar that same year. In 1977, I l...

Katherine Marie Caola

550 Jersey Avenue, 11th Floor, New Brunswick, NJ
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.3
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 10 years
Katherine Caola graduated from Sweet Briar College in Virginia, where she triple-majored in History, International Affairs, and Philosophy. She also studied abroad at Arcadia University in Perugia, Italy. After college, she gained practical legal ...

Sean Michael McDonough

Law Offices of Sean M. McDonough, P.C.
24 Kirkpatrick St, New Brunswick, NJ
11 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
Sean M. McDonough spent his formative legal years as a trial attorney and tried nearly 100 cases to jury verdict. This background has provided extensive experience in both federal and state courts, in the areas of personal injury, criminal defense...

Joshua David Altman

Benedict and Altman
247 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
1 review
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
Review: Josh was a fantastic lawyer from start to finish - and after! I got arrested for the first time ever and was charged with 4th degree Stalking. The whole story was overblown by the police and prosecutors, to the point that even the "victims" wer...

Maribel Josefina Allen

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The Allen Law Firm
292 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
64 reviews Avvo Rating: 5.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 2 years
Criminal Defense attorney handling DWI, CDS Possession (Controlled Dangerous Substance Possession), Drug Distribution, Drug Manufacturing, Gun Possession, Weapons Possession, Temporary Restraining Order, Domestic Violence, Aggravated Assault, Thef...
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 10% DUI & DWI, 10% Family and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NJ, Active since 2021

George S. Nassif

George S Nassif, Attorney at Law
JFK Square, NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ
6 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
Review: Attorney Nassif helped me through an extremely difficult time in life. Absolutely phenomenal attorney and would recommend him to anyone in need! Life saving results!

Steven D Altman

Benedict and Altman
247 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
4 reviews
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 54 years
Review: I just started working with Mr.Altman, so for sure I may be jumping the gun here but a couple of things are absolute: Mr Altman is a man of integrity, honesty, and high capability. He’s compassionate and accessible. And I believe that at every...

Kenyette Cherise Jones

1 review
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
Review: I had a criminal case in April of 2013 and was looking for the best representation money can buy. I went to 7 different lawyers that were recommended by friends and other lawyers. I did not feel comfortable with all of them as they were trying ...

David A. Telson

57 Paterson st, New Brunswick, NJ
28 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 6 years
David Telson specializes in Family Law and municipal Court work. David Telson is a recipient of the Avvo Clients Choice Award as well as the Super Lawyer Rising Star Award. David Telson has recently been appointed as one of the public defenders in...

Thales Alejandro Nazario

Law Offices Nazario & Parente, LLC
24 Kirkpatrick Street, New Brunswick, NJ
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
Review: I hired Thales on recommendation from another attorney who could not handle my case,I was not surre at first no knowing his work but he is a very good lawyer. He is very thorough work hard to get the best possable result for me and my family.

Thomas J. Chaves

104 Bayard St., 5th Floor, Brunswick, NJ
1 review Avvo Rating: 7.1
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 39 years
Review: My native language is Mandarin Chinese. Attorney Chaves represented me in my traffic case and I am very pleasant with the result.

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