New Jersey & New York Legal Defense
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About Us

Criminal Defense and Civil Litigators Serving New Jersey & New York

For more than 35 years, we have been providing quality criminal and civil litigation services throughout the United States and in international courts, but with a focus on the metropolitan New Jersey and New York area.

Our attorneys have more than 100 years of combined experience representing clients who are under investigation, accused of committing a crime, or have complex civil disputes. We have practiced at the pinnacle of the legal profession and have the depth to handle larger cases demanding great resources. Our team is innovative, tough, and committed to producing high-quality results for our clients.

Our attorneys have received an array of awards and recognition for their legal excellence.

Members of our firm have been:

  • Awarded AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Ratings™ by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Ranked Tier 1 in both White-Collar Criminal Defense and Non-White-Collar Criminal Defense by U.S. News and World Report Best Law Firms
  • Chosen for New Jersey’s Top 100 Lawyers Listed in the National Directory of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Selected to be New Jersey Super Lawyers
  • Included in Best Lawyers in America for Criminal Defense and Appellate practices
  • Included in Top Lawyers in New Jersey for Criminal Defense and Appellate practices
  • Named among the top criminal defense and appellate attorneys in New Jersey by Best Lawyers in America

Quality Representation & Affordable Rates

We provide clients cost-effective access to the same quality representation provided by major law firms at far greater cost. We are technologically savvy, know the law, and have a passion for defending our clients’ rights. Those who come to us for assistance can be confident in our abilities, experience, and record of positive results.

In addition to representing our clients at trial or on appeal, we have done some of our best work by building a strong position before a criminal or civil case erupts. We understand that even the threat of being charged with a crime or sued can permanently damage an individual, a business, or an organization. We work hard to protect you from the harm of being publicly implicated in wrongdoing.

Our Approach

Regardless of a firm’s size, success in litigation ultimately depends on one or two dedicated, savvy lawyers mastering the facts of a client’s situation and the governing law. We know our way around the federal and state courts, command respect from judges and prosecutors, and have a reputation among our peers for doing quality pretrial, trial and post-trial work in vigorously protecting our clients’ interests.

We work efficiently, intelligently, and strategically to achieve our clients’ objectives. We remain accessible and attentive to all of our clients, and we practice law with integrity, intensity, imagination, enthusiasm, energy, and a commitment to hard work.

Our Experience

Our attorneys have served as lead or co-counsel in thousands of criminal and civil cases in both federal and state courts.

In criminal matters, our reputation as top-rated trial attorneys, who hold the government to its burden of proving charges beyond a reasonable doubt, enables us to persuade investigating authorities not to prosecute. For clients who have been formally charged, we have successfully litigated cases prior to trial resulting in either dismissal by motion or non-custodial diversionary programs. The firm enlists top-notch investigators and experts, as appropriate, to provide clients a forceful defense against the enormous resources of prosecuting agencies.

In civil cases, while many matters are resolved by settlement, our trial-oriented approach provides our clients with an efficient and results-oriented pre-trial litigation strategy concentrated on what it would take to win at trial. A favorable pre-trial settlement often results from our preparation to try every case if necessary. As in criminal matters, our civil clients benefit from our trial-ready reputation.

To learn more about us, read some of our client testimonials. You can also contact us to schedule a free consultation.

What Makes Us Different?

  • Proactive Representation

    We are dedicated to protecting your rights and fighting for your freedom.

  • Innovative Approach

    We provide innovative, personalized solutions to best fit your needs.

  • Free Consultation

    We believe nobody should have to pay when looking to hire an attorney.

  • Premier Boutique Law Firm

    We handle the most serious and complex white-collar, state and federal crimes.

Practicing in New Jersey & New York for Over 35 Years

Real People, Real Stories

  • “Jack represented me in a criminal case brought by the State of New Jersey, Division of Justice, Corruption bureau. The OAG spent five years preparing their case, so when they declared my employer and ...”

    - Paul
  • “Jack Arseneault was a beacon of hope to my family and I at a time when my options appeared limited back in 2011. I pretty much would of been behind bars without a doubt if it wasn’t for him. Not only ...”

    - Dominique
  • “My brother was facing criminal charges which were a result of identity theft. My friend suggests me to contact Arseneault & Fassett, LLP. I had discussed my brother cases with their professional team ...”

    - Mark J.
  • “My experience with Arseneault & Fassett, LLP was exceptional: they were knowledgeable and professional. Their staff is experienced and give you the best solution for your problem. We were very ...”

    - Charlize J.
  • “I hired Jack to defend me in a criminal case brought against me by the Federal Government. Jack worked tirelessly for me for over four years which resulted in a positive outcome that I believe would ...”

    - Frank
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Results That Matter

  • 17-Count State Criminal Indictment Outright Dismissal
  • Billing Fraud Acquittal Of All Charges
  • Federal Anti-Trust Civil Complaint Settled
  • Federal Criminal Charges Immunity
  • Federal Criminal Indictment Dismissed
  • Federal Structuring Charges One-Year License Suspension
  • Fraud Dismissed
  • Fraud Offenses Six-Month Halfway House
  • Fraud Offenses Noncustodial Probationary Sentence and $90,000
  • Fraudulent Bill Submittal Three-Month License Suspension
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