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Criminal Defense Lawyer

We have successfully defended our clients against thousands of Criminal, DWI, and Municipal Court charges throughout Hudson County and New Jersey.

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our reviews speak for themselves

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THE LAW OFFICES OF PROETTA & OLIVER

Over 1,000 Superior & Municipal Court Charges Successfully Handled

If you have been arrested, charged with a crime, or placed under investigation in Hudson County, the most important decision you make is the attorney and the law firm that will represent you. You need an experienced criminal lawyer who knows the system when your freedom and your future are at stake. At Proetta & Oliver we make it our goal to treat every client’s case with the attention and dedication it deserves.

Whether it’s a first offense DWI charge, disorderly persons offense, or a serious indictable crime, we understand that the outcome of your case can impact you and your family for the rest of your life. That is why we make it our duty to provide a smart and aggressive defense without losing sight of customer care along the way. And with less overhead we can offer big firm experience and services at a lower, more reasonable price.

From our office in Jersey City, we handle cases throughout Hudson County and beyond including Union County, Essex County,Middlesex County and Passaic County. If you choose Proetta & Oliver to handle your case, you will receive the benefits of a unique combination experience, skillful negotiation tactics, and hands-on personal attention that isn’t always provided at larger law firms.

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Big-Firm Power with Small-Firm Genuine Care

The law offices of Proetta & Oliver provides effective legal defense for residents of Hudson County and throughout New Jersey in a variety of criminal defense areas including:

Testimonials

I owe my freedom…

Not only is Will an extremely nice, non-judgemental, down-to-earth guy to deal with, but there’s no question that I owe my freedom to him right now. I’m working on changing my behavior but it’s nice to know I have a guy like Will in my corner should I get caught up with the law again. I would recommend Will to any of my family members or friends.

Posted by Matt

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The man to hire

Will is extremely knowledgeable and profession. Staff is excellent. Will and his team did everything they could and ended up getting the case dropped. Thanks Will.

Posted by Jon

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STOP SEARCHING & HIRE THIS GUY

Great experience from beginning to end, considering the circumstances. After several months, my case played out along the most likely scenario Will presented to me at our first meeting. He is very familiar with the courts and their procedures. I am extremely pleased. Professional service.

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