Certified Criminal Trial Attorney

Case Results

NOT GUILTY

First Degree Aggravated Sexual Assault

Following a jury trial on charges of first degree aggravated sexual assault, an eleven-year-old victim, Defendant was found not guilty of all charges.

NOT GUILTY

Aggravated Assault

Defendant was charged with an aggravated assault by causing serious bodily injury to an ex-boyfriend with a deadly weapon. Raising the defense of Battered Woman’s Syndrome, defendant was found not guilty of all charges.

DISMISSED

Restraining Orders

Recently, in two lengthy trials representing defendants in a final restraining order hearing, both cases, and the temporary restraining order were dismissed.

APPEAL GRANTED

Aggravated Manslaughter

The defendant was found guilty of aggravated manslaughter arising out of a motor vehicle accident, the Appellate Division of Superior Court, granted the appeal on the issue of an excessive sentence and remanded the matter for re-sentencing.

DISMISSED

Sexual Assault

Defendant, a high school teacher, received a probationary sentence for allegedly sexually assaulting a student and the charges of sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a student were dismissed.

DISMISSED

Aggravated Sexual Assault

Defendant, an oral surgeon was accused of aggravated sexual assault and the case was dismissed before formal charges were filed.

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