Criminal Defense


PRACTICE AREA ATTORNEYS
CHARLES S. LORBER
JOSEPH J. PETERS
MANUEL R. GROVA, JR.
JAMES T. ELLIOTT
JOSEPH J. DISCENZA (Chair)

Led by Joseph J.Discenza, Esq., the Criminal Defense Practice Group represents individuals and corporations charged with the commission of criminal offenses throughout the state of New Jersey.

The firm’s criminal defense team has defended against prosecutions and investigations of white collar crimes ranging from alleged insider trading, to environmental crimes. They have successfully defended against political corruption charges and other types of official misconduct, and cases ranging from homicide to simple assault.

Our attorneys are regularly retained by corporations to conduct internal affairs investigations in an effort to detect improprieties, as well as to recommend strategies for the implementation of compliance programs. Attorneys in this practice group regularly appear in Federal, state and local courts throughout New Jersey.