Case Results

  • Not Guilty
    Assault
    After a 3-day trial, a jury found my client, J.M., not guilty of sexual assault, sexual contact, aggravated assault, assault with domestic violence, robbery or burglary. The complainant claimed JM broke into her apartment, smothered her, put his ...
  • Not Guilty
    Identity Theft Charges
    On February 3, 2020, my client was sentenced to 1 year of probation for securing the execution of documents by deception. Four other charges for identity theft, possession of a false government issued ID, forgery/altering a check; and another charge ...
  • Lesser Charge
    Kidnapping and Aggravated Assault
    I represented a young African-American man in Middlesex County accused of several serious crimes, including first-degree kidnapping and second-degree aggravated assault, in a domestic violence case. Thanks to his previous good record, and the ...
  • Lesser Charge
    Murder and Weapons Charges
    I represented a young man in Hudson County who is 1 of 4 defendants charged in a first-degree murder case, with other weapons charges. I was able to reach a plea agreement with the prosecutor of a guilty plea to conspiracy to commit aggravated ...
  • Lesser Charge
    Possessing a Prohibited Device/Weapon
    I represented a nurse who was charged with possessing a prohibited device/weapon i.e ., a police baton/nightstick in Burlington. It seemed like a case of racial profiling. A trooper stopped her for tinted windows, claimed he smelled raw marijuana so ...
  • Probation with No Prison Time
    Possession of 2 Handguns
    I represented a middle aged African American man charged with carrying 2 handguns in his car without a carry permit. The minimum sentence under N. J. Law is 5 years with 42 months to be served before parole. The State agreed to a waiver but wanted a ...
  • Not Guilty
    Possession of a Handgun
    After a 3-day trial, a jury found my client, D.H., not guilty of possession of a handgun. After being stopped for a motor vehicle violation, my client’s car was searched, and a handgun was found in a back pack on the passenger seat. The officer ...