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Robert Stahl

Robert Stahl

Stahl Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Appeals & Appellate...
  • New Jersey
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Robert G. Stahl is the managing partner of Stahl Criminal Defense Lawyers. He started the firm in 1997, after six years of exemplary service as a federal prosecutor. His firm focuses on defending individuals charged with white-collar offenses and other serious federal and state charges, both at trial and on appeal. Recent notable federal cases include representing a college student charged with conspiracy to obstruct justice in the aftermath of Boston Marathon bombing; a pharmacist charged with a multimillion-dollar online prescription drug fraud scheme in the SDNY; and a prominent rabbi charged with kidnapping as a result of an FBI sting in New Jersey. In addition to his Martindale AV-Preeminent rating, Mr. Stahl has been recognized as a top attorney in White-Collar Criminal Defense by a number of peer-reviewed organizations, including Super Lawyer in New Jersey for the past 10 years and is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Criminal Trial Attorney.

Seton Hall University School of Law
J.D. (1989) | Law
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Professional Experience
Managing Partner
Law Offices of Robert G. Stahl, LLC
- Current
We represent individuals and corporations in federal and state criminal matters, with a focus on white collar crime and serious federal and state charges. I personally handle all major cases in court and in meetings with agents and prosecutors. In addition to taking cases at the investigative or trial stage, we represent individuals in their post-convictions motions and criminal appeals. We also handle corporate internal investigations. Certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Criminal Trial Attorney; Super Lawyer for White Collar Criminal Defense every year since 2006; The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers for Criminal Defense; AV Rating Martindale-Hubbell
Assistant U.S. Attorney
United States Attorney's Office
Investigated and prosecuted significant cases related to fraud, extortion, money laundering and tax evasion. Lead attorney on numerous trials, including two that spanned more than five and nine months long. I was awarded the highest recognition from the Department of Justice for exceptional trial skills, The Attorney General's John Marshall Award.
Law Clerk
United States District Court, District of New Jersey
Law Clerk for the Honorable John W. Bissell, U.S.D.J.
Certified Criminal Trial Attorney
NJ Supreme Court
Top 100 Trial Lawyers Designation
National Trial Lawyers
2013 - Present
Top Attorney Designation
Best Lawyers in America
Super Lawyer in White Collar Criminal Defense
Super Lawyers
2007 - Present
AV-Rated, Highest Possible Peer Review in Legal Ability or Ethical Standards
2000 - Present
John Marshall Award
U.S. Department of Justice
The highest recognition from the Department of Justice for exceptional trial skills.
Director's Award
U.S. Department of Justice
Award given in praise of pursuit of justice and commitment to excellence.
Certified Criminal Trial Attorney
New Jersey Supreme Court
Professional Associations
American Bar Association # 00589250
American Civil Liberties Union # 60822079
Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers - NJ
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
New Jersey Association for Justice
Union County Bar Association
New Jersey Bar Association # 026311989
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
3rd Circuit
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. Supreme Court
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Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Domestic Violence
  • White Collar Crime
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Stahl Criminal Defense Lawyers
52 Duane St
New York, NY 10007
Telephone: (212) 755-3300
Stahl Criminal Defense Lawyers
53 Cardinal Drive
3rd Floor
Westfield, NJ 07090
Telephone: (908) 301-9001
Fax: (908) 301-9008