If you are charged with a crime or if you learn that you are the target of a criminal investigation, John Weichsel suggests that you exercise your right to remain silent and that you move quickly to protect your rights by getting legal representation. Whatever the alleged offense -- DWI, shoplifting, drugs, sex crimes, criminal enterprises, Internet crime, robbery, vehicular homicide, murder, sale of a controlled substance, or harassment -- your future and your freedom are at stake. New Jersey criminal defense lawyer John Weichsel is a skilled and experienced trial lawyer who accepts cases throughout northern New Jersey.
Success in All New Jersey Courts
John Weichsel has a record of results in handling municipal court cases. He represents clients in the municipal courts of Bergen County, Passaic County, and Hudson County. Mr. Weichsel is also experienced in the Superior Courts of Hackensack, Paterson, Newark, Morristown, and Jersey City, New Jersey. In federal cases, including allegations of extortion, counterfeiting, bank robbery, weapons exports, interstate conspiracy, and drug dealing, Mr. Weichsel defends clients in the US District Court.
Your choice of an attorney can make a real difference to the outcome of your case. Choose a lawyer with extensive experience in criminal law. Choose a lawyer with a proven record of results in defending adults and children. John Weichsel has successfully tried cases in all courts. If John Weichsel takes your case, you get a lawyer who is wise and worthy of trust--a caring and understanding lawyer who is known for his strong belief in the presumption of innocence. A lawyer who can give you the vigorous defense that you need and deserve.
A New Jersey Problem Solver
John Weichsel accepts criminal cases of all kinds and loves solving people's problems. He is known statewide for his success with difficult and challenging cases, such as armed robbery, vehicular homicide, murder, sexual assault, and other violent crimes, John is driven to win and fights tirelessly for his clients. New Jersey prosecutors say that John Weichsel is a tough opponent in the courtroom, one of the toughest they can face. Mr. Weichsel's news-making successes have been featured in The Record, The Star-Ledger, and other media.
Reputation for Excellence Martindale-Hubbell, the nation's oldest and most respected attorney rating entity, has bestowed its highest rating on John Weichsel. The AV Rating is a high honor. The "A" recognizes John's preeminent legal ability and professionalism. The "V" communicates a reputation for "Very High" ethical standards. John's high standing is further noted by his inclusion in Martindale Hubbell's Bar Register. His is one of fewer than 40 New Jersey firms listed in the field of Criminal Trial Practice.
Family Law and Injury Law
Mr. Weichsel also has significant experience in difficult family law cases, accidents, and personal injury cases. If you have a problem, put it in the capable hands of John Weichsel.
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