......................... 50%Criminal Trial Work
......................... 25%Mass Tort Litigation
|Contact Info||Telephone: 8567952050|
|University ||Emory University, B.A.|
|Law School||George Washington University School of Law, J.D.|
|Admitted||1987, New Jersey; 1987, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania; 1987, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1987, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania|
|Memberships ||Camden County Bar Association; New Jersey State Bar Association; American Bar Association; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.|
Craig Mitnick received his BBA in finance from Emory University (Atlanta, Georgia) and subsequently received his Juris Doctor from the George Washington University School of Law (Washington DC).
Mitnick began his career as an Assistant Prosecutor in two separate counties in the state of New Jersey. During the same time period, he also acted as a certified instructor of law and procedure at two countywide police academies. After leaving the public sector, Mitnick entered the private practice of law and created Mitnick Law Office in 1995. The firm specializes in litigation and trial related matters.
Mitnick counsels clients in criminal matters, complex litigation matters, as well as mass tort Class actions. He is highly skilled in resolving difficult litigation matters having tried dozens of cases in federal and state courtrooms.
Practice areas include:
Traumatic Brain Injury
Serious Injury matters
Civil Rights Violations
Nursing Home Abuse
Given Mitnick's success as a trial attorney he was contracted by Fox News Channel and multiple Fox affiliate station groups, including New York and Philadelphia, to provide on air legal commentary and analysis. Mitnick discussed such matters as Supreme Court decisions, Presidential addresses, class action lawsuits, trial strategy and a large spectrum of other legal matters.
Mitnick specializes in state and federal litigation. He currently represents over 1000 retired NFL players who have each filed suit against the National Football League for brain related injuries.
|Reported Cases||NOTABLE LEGAL CASES: Players vs. National Football League (The NFL Concussion claims seek medical monitoring, compensation, and financial recovery for the short-term, long-term, and chronic injuries, financial losses and expenses suffered by former NFL players and their spouses as a result of the NFL's misconduct. This matter is currently pending in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.); State of New Jersey Verses James Harney, Et Al., Superior Court of New Jersey (The New Jersey State Attorney General charged Trooper Harney and several NHL players in a multiple count gambling indictment. Charges included that Harney and several other professional NHL players operated a multi-state gambling operation. The matter was resolved prior to trial and defendant received a favorable result.); State of New Jersey Verses Alonzo Johnson, Superior Court of New Jersey (Defendant was a second round draft pick for the Philadelphia Eagles. He was indicted for first-degree sexual assault. Johnson was found not guilty of all charges after a jury trial. United States of America Versus Dennis Virelli, Et Al U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania Defendant was indicted and tried on a multiple count RICO indictment. Defendant was charged with numerous homicides, racketeering and various underlying conspiracy charges. Defendant was tried along with four other co-defendants. Defendant was acquitted of all underlying RICO charges.); State of New Jersey Versus Fred Neulander, Superior Court of New Jersey (Defendant was charged with murder for hire at behalf of co-defendants.); State of New Jersey Verses James Harney, Et Al., Superior Court of New Jersey (Defendant, James Harney was charged in a multiple count indictment by the New Jersey State Attorney General. Charges included a conspiracy alleging that defendant and several other professional NHL players operated a multi-state gambling operation. Defendant was incarcerated for several months and released.); State of New Jersey Verses Alonzo Johnson, Superior Court of New Jersey (Defendant was a second round draft choice for the Philadelphia Eagles. He was charged and indicted on first-degree sexual assault allegations. After a jury trial, defendant was acquitted of all charges.); United States of America Versus Phillip Casale, U.S. District Court of New Jersey (Defendant was charged with numerous murders for hire and was alleged to be a high level hit man for the North Jersey faction of the mob. Defendant was indicted in both federal and state court. The case was disposed of prior to trial with a favorable result to defendant.); State of New Jersey Verses Kenneth Smith, Superior Court of New Jersey (Defendant was charged with Capital murder in the brutal slaying of a New Jersey caretaker. Defendant was alleged to have murdered a residential caretaker with a large kitchen knife. Defendant pled guilty to one count of reckless manslaughter and was spared the death penalty.); NOTE: Numerous other jury verdicts are available by contacting Mitnick Law Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.|
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