443 Northfield Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052

Criminal Laws in New Jersey

Your New Jersey Law Firm

If you have been arrested, charged with a traffic violation or criminal offense, appealing a conviction, or require the assistance and advice of a criminal defense attorney you need and deserve an attorney that is experienced, dedicated to your needs, and will provide you with exceptional legal representation. 

The Law Offices of Carl J. Herman is dedicated to serving criminal defendants with skill, compassion and respect. We specialize in handling criminal offenses, traffic violations, and expungements.  We have a well-earned reputation for aggressively fighting hard for each client and obtaining the best possible results, whether that means preventing a charge from being filed, taking a case to trial or negotiating the best possible resolution of your case. Diligently walking our client though each step of the complicated criminal justice system is our priority and as such we are especially focused on our clients' needs. 

Why Choose Us.


Your case is important to us.

We treat every case with the attention it deserves and we are especially focused on our clients' needs. Our firm provides a comfortable and non-judgmental environment where you can feel at ease discussing your legal issues and concerns with our team. Our primary goal is to obtain the best possible resolution of your case.

We provide guidance through each step.
Diligently guiding our client though each step of the complicated criminal justice system is our priority. All of our clients are welcomed and encouraged to contact us with any concerns, questions, or issues.

We have experience handling various cases.
With over 30 years of experience handling hundreds of cases, Carl J. Herman, Esq. is well equipped and knowledgeable about all aspects of the criminal justice system. We have successfully won homicide cases, favorably negotiated plea agreements, effectively appealed convictions, and challenged DYFS, DMV, and Court records.

We provide aggressive court room representation.
Trial litigation is a focal point of our practice. While we aim to resolve all cases quickly and favorably for our clients, sometimes resolving legal matters before going to trial is not a viable option. In these circumstances, we do not hesitate to fight for your case in court. Carl Herman has personally tried over 100 jury trials in State and Federal courts. 

For your convenience, we offer payment plans and accept VISA and MasterCard. 
 
Where we practice.

Located just off Route 280 in West Orange, the Law Offices of Carl J. Herman serves all of Northern New Jersey. We regularly assist individuals in the following geographic areas of New Jersey:

  • West Orange
  • East Orange
  • South Orange
  • Orange
  • Wayne
  • Nutley
  • Livingston
  • Montclair
  • Jersey City
  • Paterson
  • Maplewood 
  • Union
  • Bloomfield
  • Passaic
  • Newark
  • Elizabeth
  • Milburn
  • Glen Ridge

We also serve clients in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, and Union county courts, and in Federal Court. The Law Offices of Carl J. Herman is dedicated to serving criminal defendants. Contact us for a FREE CONSULTATION!