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  • Joseph Rotella
    Joseph D. Rotella
    24 Commerce St., Suite 1726, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 50 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Protecting Your Rights with EXPERT Representation. Call Today.
  • Eric Mark
    Law Office of Eric M. Mark
    201 Washington St., Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 164 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I believe everyone deserves a chance. Everyone deserves achance to defend himself or herself and explain what needs to be explained. Ihave spent a lot of time overseas and have many friends and family from othercountries. When I describe the oppor...
  • David Glassman
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    Newark Office
    1 Gateway Center, Suite 2600, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 54 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    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
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    30 minutes

    License
    NJ, Active since 1980

  • Alissa Hascup
    The Pope & Hascup Law Group, PC
    60 Park Place, Suite 1101, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 39 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Former prosecutor fighting for you - experience and fierceness when you need it the most!

    Practice area
    25% Criminal defense, 20% Violent crime, 20% Sex crime, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    NJ, Active since 2007

  • Kevin Orr
    33 Washington Street, Suite 1010, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 24 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Kevin C. Orr received his law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law, and a B.S. in ceramic engineering from Alfred University. Mr. Orr is admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey and the U.S. District Court for the State of Ne...
  • Travis Tormey
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    The Tormey Law Firm
    1 Gateway Center, Ste. 2600, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 115 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    AVVO clients choice award for 5 straight years; Award top 10 Criminal Lawyer in New Jersey by AJI

    Practice area
    20% Criminal defense, 30% DUI and DWI, 10% Juvenile law, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    NJ, Active since 2007

  • Jonathan Kessous
    Garces Grabler & LeBrocq PC
    20 Green St, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 56 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Aggressive & Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney. Don’t Wait, Call Today.
  • Rachel Kugel
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    The Kugel Law Firm
    One Gateway Center, Suite 2600, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 102 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I don't judge you, I don't lecture you, I defend you. Flat fees and payment plans available!

    Practice area
    10% Criminal defense, 90% DUI and DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    60 minutes

    License
    NJ, Active since 2005

  • Robert DeGroot
    Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot
    56 Park Place., Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7  
    Licensed
    Rely on experienced lawyers for a tenacious defense against damaging criminal charges.
  • Franz Cobos
    Cobos Law Firm
    17 Academy Street, Suite 312, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 120 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8  
    Licensed
    Dedicated, Trusted, and Experienced: When It Matters Most, Call Us.
  • Howard Bailey
    Law Office of H W Bailey, LLC
    24 Commerce Street, Suite 1000, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 30 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    NJ Criminal Trial Attorney. Experienced Criminal Defense to Protect Your Rights.
  • Dmitriy Shakhnevich
    The Law Firm of Dmitriy Shakhnevich
    972 Broad Street, Suite 602, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Dmitriy Shakhnevich represents clients in criminal cases and matters in civil litigation. He is the founder of The Law Firm of Dmitriy Shakhnevich, based in downtown Manhattan. Background and experience In the realm of criminal defense, Mr. Shakhn...
  • Georgina Pallitto
    Pallitto Law, LLC
    475 Bloomfield Avenue, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Certifed by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Criminal Trial Attorney.
  • Rasheedah Terry
    Terry Law Group, LLC
    409 Halsey Street, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.9  
    Licensed
    Client Loyalty Drives Our Success

    Practice area
    20% Criminal defense, 20% Divorce and separation, 20% Child custody, and more.

    Cost

    License
    NJ, Active since 2004

  • Michael Baldassare
    Baldassare & Mara, LLC
    570 Broad Street,, Suite 900, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Review: “Mr. Baldassare is an exceptional and brilliant attorney. He understands and respects his client's feelings and emotions, besides giving them everything he has in the way of the best defense. He helped me tremendousl...
  • Thomas Moseley
    Thomas E. Moseley
    One Gateway Center, Suite 2600, Newark, NJ
    4.0 stars 6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Creative solutions for difficult cases. Call today.
  • Rubin Sinins
    Newark Office
    201 Washington Street, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    As both a certified criminal trial attorney and certified civil trial attorney, a distinction held by fewer than 40 attorneys, Rubin Sinins represents individual and corporate clients in a host of legal contexts. His litigation experience is wide-...
  • Husain Gatlin
    Law Office of Husain A. Gatlin
    59 Market Street, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.4  
    Licensed
    Review: “I actually hired Mr. Gatlin for my son who was being falsely charged for multiple violations in a domestic violence case. He was very professional, kept me abreast of every detail of the case and in my professional opinio...
  • Savyon Grant
    Savy Grant (pool attorney)
    31 Clinton St, Newark, NJ
    4.0 stars 11 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.5  
    Licensed
    Savyon Grant, Esq. & Associates An outstanding former public defender, accomplished criminal defense attorney in a number of high-profile cases and real estate lawyer serving the tri-state area: those are the three quality legal representatives in...
  • Matthew Pustay
    Pustay & Wells LLC
    45 Bleeker St, Newark, NJ
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.7  
    Licensed
    Matthew Pustay is a founding partner at Pustay & Wells, LLC. He focuses his practice on criminal defense, municipal matters and DUI defense. Matthew was previously a Special Deputy Attorney General, Assistant Prosecutor with the Essex County Prose...