Donald Horowitz

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Law Clerk to Hon. Milton B. Conford, Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, 1961-1962. Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of New Jersey, 1963-1969 (Chief of Criminal Division, 1966-1968; First Assistant, 1968-1969). United States Attorney, District of New Jersey, 1969. Special Deputy Attorney General, State of New Jersey, 1969-1970. Partner, Cummins, Cummins, Dunn, Horowitz, Rosner & Pashman, 1969-1982. Member, New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Criminal Practice, 1975-1979, 1982-1983. Sole Practitioner, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1982-1985. Partner, Horowitz & Jacobs, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1985-1989. Master, The Justice Morris Pashman American Inn of Court, 1989-1998. Principal, Law Offices of Donald Horowitz, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1989-Present.

(Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil and Criminal Trial Attorney)

Areas of Practice (22)

  • Trial Practice
  • Criminal Defense
  • Civil Litigation
  • Business Crimes
  • Business Litigation
  • Commercial Crimes
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate Criminal Law
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Federal Civil Practice
  • Drug Crimes
  • Environmental Criminal Defense
  • Environmental Criminal Law
  • Environmental Litigation
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Legal Malpractice Defense
  • Legal Negligence
  • Legal Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • White Collar Criminal Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
Rutgers University, A.B., 1958
Law School Attended:
Columbia University School of Law, LL.B., 1961
Year of First Admission:
1962, New Jersey; 1962, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1965, U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit; 1966, U.S. Supreme Court; 1972, U.S. Tax Court; 1983, New York; 1994, U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit; 1986, U.S. Claims Court and U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
Federal Bar Association (Chairman, Newark Chapter, Committee on American Citizenship, 1968-1969; President, New Jersey Chapter, 1977-1978 and 1979-1980); New Jersey State Bar Association (Member, Sections on: Criminal Law and Certified Trial Attorneys; Vice-Chairman, 1998-1999; Chairman, By-Laws Revision Committee of Young Lawyers Section, 1967-1968; Committee on Federal Practice and Procedure, 1976-1998; Board of Directors, 1996-1998; Member, General Council, 1984-1993, 2001-2006; Inter-Bar Relations Committee, 1988-1989); Bergen County Bar Association (Member, Criminal Practice and Municipal Court Committees); Association of Trial Lawyers of America; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey.
Birth Information:
New York, New York, November 18, 1936
Reported Cases:
Lusky v. Capasso, 118 N.J. Super. 369, 287 A.2d 736 (App.Div.1972); United States ex rel. Russo v. Superior Court of N.J., 483 F. 2d 7 (3rd Cir.1973), Cert. Denied 94 S. Ct. 447 (1973); Quaremba v. Allen, 67 N.J. 1 (1975); In re Mahler, 177 N.J. Super. 337 (App.Div.1981); Rosenblum v. Adler, 461 A.2d 138, 93 N.J. 324 (1983); Rosenblum v. Adler, 535 A.2d 22, 221 N.J. Super. 507 (App.Div.1987); United States v, Cusumano, 67 F.3d 1497 (10th Cir.1995); Cherrits v. Village of Ridgewood, 710 A.2d 586, 311 N.J. Super. 517 (App.Div.1998); State v. Hernandez, 338 N.J. Super. 317, 768 A.2d 1062 (App.Div.2001); State v. Banko, 364 N.J. Super. 210, 834 A.2d.1087 (App.Div.2003); State v. Banko, 182 N.J. 44 (2004).
( Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil and Criminal Trial Attorney )
Payment Information:
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  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

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