If you’re seeking a criminal defense attorney in NJ, look no further than Szaferman Lakind. We have a long history of defending individuals in state and federal courts who are accused of crimes, misdemeanors, violations of motor vehicle laws as well as professional and regulatory violations.
Our clients benefit from the unique experience of our NJ criminal defense lawyers, several of whom have served as prosecutors and defense counsel, gaining valuable experience in the court room prior to the joining the firm. Now we put that experience, skill, and strategic ability to work for you.
We at Szaferman Lakind are committed to providing you with exceptional counsel, informed advice, and guidance through your experience of navigating a criminal charge and trial.
Reasons for Hiring a Criminal Defense Attorney
Hiring a NJ criminal defense lawyer is vital if you find yourself facing criminal charges in the state. Whether it’s for a DUI, assault charges, theft, drug possession, or any other act that counts as a criminal charge, having a seasoned and experienced lawyer at your side will improve your chances at either getting absolution, or a lesser penalty, when it comes to your criminal defense.
The legal system is complex and intimidating, so finding a professional lawyer who knows how to navigate it and has a firm knowledge of the law is imperative to your defense. A criminal defense attorney will provide many benefits, such as:
Negotiation Skills: someone who can negotiate with the prosecution team to help potentially reduce criminal charges, consequences, or even secure a plea bargain to help you avoid maximum penalties.
Experience in the Courtroom: criminal defense lawyers are adept at courtroom procedures and representing their client’s best interests, as well as having a strong presence to argue for you.
Expertise: a lawyer who specializes in criminal law has a deep understanding of the legal system, regulations, statutes, and procedures.
Protecting Your Rights: they’re well versed with your constitutional rights as a defendant and will navigate the complexities of the law to ensure that your rights are being upheld and protected.
Support: on top of arguing for you, a criminal defense attorney is there for you to provide emotional support during the stressful time of putting together a defense.
How Our NJ Criminal Defense Lawyers Can Help
The team at Szaferman Lakind is here to work with you, to navigate the complexities of your case and provide you with an optimal defense against the charges. Through combing your case with painstaking detail, consulting expert witnesses, participating in jury selection, and establishing a solid plea, we’ll work to help you obtain your innocence or minimized penalty. Everyone, no matter their guilt, deserves the best possible defense and a shot at a clear name.
If you’ve been charged with a criminal case and you’re currently reviewing your options for defense, give us a call. We’re here to help you through the process from the beginning stages of the investigation all the way through to the reading of the verdict