Paul Faugno, Esq.

Paul Faugno, Esq.: Attorney with Faugno & Associates, L.L.C.
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Mr. Faugno has been a practicing trial attorney for over twenty-five years. Mr. Faugno concentrates his practice in the areas of complex personal injury matters and criminal defense litigation. Mr. Faugno has extensive experience litigating matters to verdict before Jurors in both State and Federal Courts. In the context of his criminal defense practice, Mr. Faugno has been involved in multiple high profile cases, ranging from the representation of white collar executives charged with corporate misconduct to individuals charged with homicide in the first degree. Mr. Faugno has specialized experience in the area of the defense of those charged with sexual assaults. Mr. Faugno has obtained not guilty verdicts in numerous cases involving allegations of sexual assault.

In the context of his personal injury practice, Mr. Faugno has represented clients in matters reported in various legal journals, including the New Jersey Law Journal, the New Jersey Lawyer and National Jury Verdict Search. Mr. Faugno has obtained several multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements which have qualified him for a membership in the "Million Dollar Club", an organization of Attorneys who have obtained verdicts in excess of over one million dollars. Mr. Faugno is also a member of the New Jersey Criminal Defense Association, a member of the New Jersey Trial Association and the American Bar Association.

Mr. Faugno is designated as an instructor by the New Jersey Criminal Trial Skills class for young attorneys, and Mr. Faugno has been a featured commentator on Cable News Network (CNN). Mr. Faugno received a Juris Doctor degree from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Michigan and received a Bachelor of Science Degree from University of Denver.

Mr. Faugno was admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey before the United States District Court in the District of New Jersey.


Instructor, New Jersey Criminal Trial Skills class for young attorneys

Honors and Awards

Featured commentator on Cable News Network (CNN)

Past Employment Positions

Borough of Moonachie, Public Defender, 1985 - 1986

Bergen County Superior Court, Personal Injury Arbitration Program, Arbitrator

Areas of Practice (17)

  • Complex Personal Injury
  • Criminal Defense Litigation
  • Criminal Defense
  • Sexual Assault
  • Felonies
  • Felony Drug Crimes
  • White Collar Crime
  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Official Misconduct
  • Homicide
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Federal Litigation
  • Internet Crimes
  • Drugs and Narcotics
  • Drug Crimes

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
201-373-6161  Phone
2013421969  Phone
201-342-2010  Fax
University Attended:
University of Denver, B.A., 1980
Law School Attended:
Thomas M. Cooley Law School, J.D., 1984
Year of First Admission:
1985, New Jersey; U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
New Jersey Criminal Defense Association, Member; Bergen County Bar Association, Member; Community Association Institute, Member; New Jersey State Bar Association, Member; AAJ, Member; "Million Dollar Club", Member; New Jersey Trial Association, Member; American Bar Association, Member.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.4/5.0 (1 review)
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Hackensack, New Jersey

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