Carlos Diaz-Cobo

Carlos Diaz-Cobo

  • Criminal Law
  • New Jersey
Claimed Lawyer Profile

Certified Criminal Trial Attorney focused on criminal defense and civil rights.

State and Federal criminal law practice led by certified criminal trial attorney Carlos Diaz-Cobo representing individuals charged with crimes at the Trial, Appeal and Post Conviction Relief level as well as individuals that suffered injury by having their civil rights violated by authorities.

Born and raised in Newark, NJ, Carlos Diaz-Cobo graduated magna cum laude from Rutgers University, New Brunswick with a major in Administration of Justice and Sociology with minors in Psychology and Political Science. He also earned a Certificate of Criminology as well as a Certificate in Public Policy from the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers.

He went on to graduate from the top ranked Cardozo School of Law in New York City where he was selected to participate in the Criminal Defense Clinic headed by Barry Scheck, famed attorney for OJ Simpson and head of the world renowned Innocence Project. He was also selected to participate in the Appellate Law Clinic, where he argued criminal cases in the NYC Appellate Court, and the Moot Court Honor Society where he won "Best Oral Advocate" in a competition judged by now U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. He was also the first law student to ever be appointed to the City Bar Association's Death Penalty Committee, which submitted amicus briefs in People v. Harris which ultimately held the death penalty unconstitutional in New York.

Mr. Diaz-Cobo has been practicing Criminal and Municipal Defense Law in New Jersey since 2006, providing affordable and aggressive representation for thousands of clients. He is well respected by the courts, his colleagues, prosecutors, and most importantly his clients.

Carlos Diaz-Cobo is certified by the NJ Supreme Court as a Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer. Less than 2 percent of all the attorneys in the State of New Jersey have earned this designation.

Professional Associations
New Jersey State Bar  # 046962004
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
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Practice Area
Criminal Law
Contact & Map
57 Paterson Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Telephone: (732) 249-1125
Fax: (732) 249-1104
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Sunday: Closed