Watchung, NJ Criminal Defense Lawyers

77 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Watchung, NJ area.

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Watchung Has 77 Criminal Defense Attorneys With 899 Reviews

Christopher George Aiello

Aiello, Harris, Marth, Tunnero, Pastor & Schiffman, P.C.
501 Watchung Avenue, Watchung, NJ
42 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 40 years
An Experienced Criminal Attorney Familiar With the Court System, Prosecutors and Process.
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 20% Personal Injury, 20% DUI & DWI and more
License NJ, Active since 1984

James A. Abate

Aiello Harris Abate Law Group, PC
501 Watchung Avenue, Watchung, NJ
50 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
James A. Abate is a partner with Aiello Harris Abate Law Group. Mr. Abate practice is focused in Criminal Law, DWI Defense, Domestic Violence and Appelate practice. Mr. Abate is certified as an instructor in the adminstration of Standardized Field...

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Michael J. Mitzner

Mitzner & Mitzner, P.A.
786 Mountain Blvd Ste 101 A, Watchung, NJ
1 review Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 55 years
Review: Mike Mitzner is very down to earth, despite his Harvard Law degree. He knows all the plays and all the players. He's dynamite in the courtroom. He made the nearly impossible happen, and kept my record clean. He saved my marriage and my family for ...

Scott C. Mitzner

786 Mountain Blvd Ste 101 A, Watchung, NJ
8 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
Scott C. Mitzner has been advising clients in criminal and municipal matters for 25 years. He devotes his practice nearly exclusively to criminal and municipal defense law, and regularly defends clients in a wide variety of cases, ranging from DWI...

William Robert Marth

Aiello, Harris, Marth, Tunnero, Pastor & Schiffman, 501 Watchung Ave, Watchung, NJ
1 review Avvo Rating: 9.1
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
I am admitted to practice in New Jersey since 1996 and have been with Aiello, Harris, Marth, Tunnero, Pastor & Schiffman since 1998. I handle a variety of personal injury cases inclusing automobile accidents, slip/trip & falls, dog bites, workplac...

Howard P Lesnik

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Mountainside)
87 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
Board certified criminal trial attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 40% Personal Injury, 20% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 30%-33%  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License NJ, Active since 2001

Thomas Carroll Blauvelt

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Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Piscataway)
367 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
Former Prosecutor. Super Lawyers List 2015 - 2023. Over 350 Five Star Reviews. 10/10 Superb Rating. Call Me 24/7 @ 877-293-6022!
Practice area 35% Criminal Defense, 30% DUI & DWI, 25% Speeding & Traffic Ticket 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 1994

Donald Anthony DiGioia

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Mountainside)
35 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 47 years
Review: Donald DiGioia defended me, a Roman Catholic priest, on an indictment for a first degree crime, and various other offenses, and I was facing more than 20 years in prison. Mr. DiGioia believed in my innocence and he worked diligently on my behalf, ...
Practice area 75% Criminal Defense, 25% Personal Injury
License NJ, Active since 1976

Eric B Morrell

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Scotch Plains)
25 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
A Fighter Not A Handshaker
Practice area 80% Criminal Defense, 20% DUI & DWI
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 1998

Edward George Appel

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Piscataway)
68 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 35 years
Criminal Defense Free Consultation Payment Plans 29 Years Experience All of NJ
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 40% DUI & DWI, 20% Expungement
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 15 minutes
License NJ, Active since 1988

Robert G Stahl

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Westfield)
8 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
When your liberty is at stake, you need a team that knows how to win. Call now 908-301-9001!
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 75% White Collar Crime
Cost Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License NJ, Active since 1989

Alan L. Zegas

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Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Summit)
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 42 years
Former President, Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Former Chair, Criminal Law Section NJ Bar
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 25% White Collar Crime, 25% Federal Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License NJ, Active since 1981

Steven Todd Goldstein

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Mountainside)
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
Review: Steven and his firm were great. I had a lot of unpaid medical bills that they took care of for me. He got the bills reduced and put more money in my pocket. I highly recommend him and his firm. They were great.
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 25% Personal Injury, 20% Car Accidents and more
License NJ, Active since 1993

Eric D Brophy

Diegnan & Brophy, LLC
744 Mountain Blvd, Watchung, NJ
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 6.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years

Stanley R Pietruska

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Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (New Vernon)
28 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
Sometimes, good people make mistakes. Call me and we can find a way to fix a bad situation.
Practice area 10% Criminal Defense, 45% Car Accidents, 20% DUI & DWI 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 1994

Michael T Simon

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Mountainside)
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
Michael Simon is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Attorney at the law firm Weiseman DiGioia, P.A. Mr. Simon appears regularly in Municipal and Superior (County) Courts throughout North and Central New Jersey representing individuals accused ...
Practice area 80% Criminal Defense, 10% Personal Injury, 10% Divorce & Separation
License NJ, Active since 2009

Michael N Pedicini

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Chatham)
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.7
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 50 years
Review: Mr. Pedicini represented me in a federal criminal matter in which I was charged with several very serious offenses. If it were not for his patience and excellent skill, as a criminal attorney I would have never gotten through this worst ordeal in ...

John D Arseneault

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Chatham)
8 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.7
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 44 years
Review: Jack (John) kept me safe from a potentially horrible fate with the IRS. He and his associates, figured a strategy which lessened the blow to me from which I will be forever grateful. The process took a long time and toll on me but his knowledge of...

John C Whipple

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Chatham)
1 review Avvo Rating: 9.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 41 years
Review: I retained Mr Whipple to represent me for a Federal white collar crime. He advised me with what I’ve learned to be the best possible solution to my indictment. Trust him , listen to him ! Not listening to him cost me everything ! He’s the guy you ...

Michael Alvarez

Criminal Defense Attorney near Watchung (Mountainside)
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
Michael Alvarez received his B.A. from the University of Southern California in 1993. Mr. Alvarez went on to receive his law degree from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York City in 1996, where he was a Member of the Moot Court Honor Soci...

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