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Criminal Defense Law Firm In Morris County Helping Clients With Their Cases

When seeking out a criminal defense firm or attorney, you want to trust that your advocates have the requisite experience and a dedication to your case. At James M. Porfido Attorney at Law, LLC, our attorneys and staff are committed to providing you with a strategic defense and the aggressive advocacy necessary to protect your rights. Whether we are seeking to gain an acquittal, mitigate charges, or minimize penalties in your case, we strive to protect your rights and your best interests.

Our firm finds a solution that matches your best interests. We work to protect your rights and resolve your case with minimal consequences. Contact us for an initial consultation.

Punishments for criminal offenses can be severe — ranging from fines to decades in prison. We defend clients charged with all major crimes, including homicide, assault, sexual assault, and drug charges, and traffic violations, including DWI/DWI, driving with a suspended, driving with a revoked license, and driving without insurance.

Dedicated To Protecting Your Rights And Your Future

A criminal record can interfere with education and job opportunities. Please contact our office to arrange for an expungement of convictions or arrests. It is very important to treat criminal charges seriously – contact us today to speak with a criminal defense attorney with the skill and experience needed to protect your rights and vital interests – in and out of court.

Experienced, Strategic Advocacy Committed To Your Defense

Attorney James M. Porfido has over 20 years of experience as a prosecutor and a criminal defense lawyer. He is certified as a criminal trial attorney by the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey. He has extensive experience with the court systems in New Jersey and understands how to file critical motions to the court to challenge the evidence and level the playing field. James M. Porfido is a skilled negotiator and effective trial attorney capable of protecting your rights in and out of court.

Contact us online or call our office directly to arrange an initial consultation with an experienced Morristown, New Jersey criminal defense lawyer and Certified Criminal Trial Attorney.

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