Summit Criminal Defense Attorney

Experienced Lawyers to Fight Your Charges

Summit NJ Lawyers

At Schiller & Pittenger, P.C., we are ready to take any case that comes our way. Whether you have been convicted of DUI or charged with disorderly conduct, our criminal defense team is ready to help. Our attorneys have handled more than 100 trials in the Superior Court. While we are known throughout New Jersey, we regularly handle cases in Summit Municipal Court. With the aid of our acting public defense, John DeMassi, you can work to fight your charges today.

Tactful Defense for Any Charge

We represent clientele for a wide variety of cases. Common criminal charges in Summit include:

  • Theft
  • Criminal mischief
  • Simple assault
  • Possession of marijuana
  • Resisting arrest
  • Disorderly conduct

If you face any of these charges, do not hesitate to contact one of our top lawyers today. Your constitutional rights are your greatest strength in court. In many cases, these rights are violated during an arrest. If you are being investigated for or charged with a criminal offense, contact our legal office for a case evaluation.

We handle DUI/DWI cases!

If you have been charged with DUI, we can help represent you. We have an intimate knowledge current DUI law and procedures, and we can offer the right defense for your case. In the event that you were arrested by a state trooper, our attorneys can obtain the in-car video from their vehicle in order to plead your case.

The penalties for DWI are severe; for example, if convicted, you close lose your license for a minimum of 7 months. Depending on the circumstances, including your breath test reading or any accident damage, you may lose you license for a longer period of time. After your driver’s license is reinstated, a judge can impose the installation of an ignition interlock device on your car. Our legal team can take the best angle possible to combat your charges. For example, if we can convince the court that the breath test readings are unreliable, you can have your license suspension reduced or even have your charges altogether dismissed.

Contact Our Firm Today for a Consult

Our Summit criminal attorneys have years of combined experience defending the criminally accused. We are diligent in providing quality legal services for our clientele. Don’t waste valuable time preparing your own defense. Please contact our office today to learn more or to schedule your case evaluation.

Schedule a case consultation with one of our lawyers today