Our Mission is simple, to maintain a practice built on a solid foundation of being attentive and available to our clients. We believe that communication and comprehension is the key factor between our firm and our client. We are driven to ensure that our clients do not feel alone while going through the legal system. We are committed to ensuring that each client walking out of our door knows they received the best legal representation.
We carefully evaluate each case to provide customized legal advice and representation. Through negotiation or litigation, we have helped hundreds of clients achieve their legal goals. Our team is compassionate, fair, and dedicated to providing our best work for every client. The threat of jail time and fines can have a profound effect on a person’s life. We’ll stand by you through the process, working diligently to provide you with a world-class defense.
If you have been charged with a serious crime, you need an attorney with extensive experience in criminal defense law. Peter Michael Law provides representation for all types of criminal charges. You can trust our team to provide an aggressive defense, fighting to get your case dismissed or negotiating for reduced charges. We understand how stressful these situations can be and provide each client with the focused attention their case deserves.
The consequences of assault largely depend on the circumstances of the incident. The main factor to consider is whether the victim suffered serious bodily injury. Even if no harm was inflicted, you may still be charged with assault if the victim felt a threat of bodily harm.
Burglary and theft are serious charges that can result in significant jail-time if convicted. Many think burglary and theft are one and the same, and in many cases they do overlap, but it is important to distinguish the two.
A drunk driving charge is serious. If you’ve been charged with driving under the influence, you need an experienced DWI / DUI lawyer. We carefully examine your case and all the evidence associated with your charge. People charged with these types of crimes can face driver’s license suspension, fines, community service and even incarceration. Whether this is a first offense or a repeat offense, a DUI threatens your reputation, financial standing and freedom. Let our experienced DUI attorneys evaluate your case and provide you with the skilled legal counsel you need to mount an aggressive defense.
In New Jersey, you can be charged with “drug possession” or “intent to distribute.” The degree of these charges depend on the type of drug in question and the quantity found. Penalties range from substantial fines to years in prison. Simply having a drug crime on their criminal record can hinder someone from obtaining a job or being admitted to college. If you or a loved one has been charged with a drug-related crime in or around Jersey City, you can rely on Peter Michael Law Firm for help. Being accused of a drug crime is a serious situation. Our Jersey City criminal defense attorneys have the experience needed to provide you with a vigorous defense.
Peter Michael is the best lawyer in the state without a doubt. Had a few charges that I otherwise would’ve had criminal charges with any other lawyer but Mr. Michael got them all dropped. Walked out with a fine and a slap on the wrist. Amazing lawyer if you’re facing any hefty charges this is the guy you want to call. I never leave google reviews but this guy was worth my time. Don’t hesitate if you get into any legal issues. Just call Peter Michael.
I hired Peter Michael to help with my cousin’s legal situation. He was very knowledgeable on how the matter could be taken care of and what were the possible outcomes. He was very attentive and informative by answering any questions we had during the process and keeping us updated with everything that was going on. In the end he obtained a better than expected outcome for my cousin. Without hesitation I highly recommend Peter Michael.
Charge – 2 Counts of Sex Assault; 1 Count of Certain Persons Not to Possess a Weapon; 1 Count of Terrorist Threats
Outcome – Not Guilty on All Counts
Charge – 1 Count of 3rd degree theft
Outcome – Full Dismissal
Being accused of a crime can have a serious impact on your life, but help is available. Contact Peter Michael Law today for a free, confidential case consultation.