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Former State and Federal Prosecutor with Over 15 Years of Experience.... Now Providing an Aggressive Defense for You!

Arrested? Accused? Don't stand alone!

New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney

As a New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney, Douglas Herring handles all Superior Court and Municipal Court charges. Mr. Herring is well known for the aggressive representation of clients. New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney Douglas Herring handles Homicides, White Collar cases, Drug Crimes, Theft Crimes, Juvenile Crimes, Domestic Violence, and Expungements throughout New Jersey. Mr. Herring has experience in Municipal Courts, including DUI cases.

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“I had never been in serious trouble. I was terrified. Douglas Herring is an experienced attorney who was on my side.”

Why entrust your case to New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney Douglas Herring?

New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney Douglas Herring has conducted over 100 jury trials and numerous judge trials. Mr. Herring spent many years as a Deputy District Attorney for Los Angeles County. He worked in the prestigious Hardcore Gang Homicide Division, assigned to violent gang crimes in Compton. Mr. Herring relocated to New Jersey and worked as an Assistant United States Attorney in Newark and Trenton. He moved to state court crimes and began as an Assistant Prosecutor in Middlesex County. Eventually, Mr. Herring was the busiest prosecutor on a trial team where he handled all aspect of the cases from the original charging through trial before a jury.

New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney

Drawing on his experiences, contacts and relationships with prosecutors, law enforcement and judges within the criminal justice system, Mr. Herring opened the premier New Jersey criminal defense firm. He knows the inner workings of investigations conducted by law enforcement and how prosecutors assemble their cases against a suspect. New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney Herring defends clients accused of criminal charges in New Jersey. Mr. Herring is known for “working up” his cases by conducting a thorough and independent investigation separate and apart from law enforcement. He leaves no stone unturned when defending his clients whether they are fighting a Municipal Court DUI, complex white collar fraud case, or a high profile murder case. Attorney Herring understands his clients’ interests and he will work hard to keep them out of jail and free of a criminal record. If you or a loved one faces criminal charges, contact New Jersey criminal defense attorney Douglas Herring for help. Mr. Herring has a main office in Princeton. New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney Herring is able to meet with you at other office locations, and also available to travel to your home to discuss your personal situation.

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Areas of Practice

 

Sex Crimes

Being accused of a sex crime is the most frightening and upsetting thing that will happen to you. If you have been accused or arrested for a sex crime, you need someone to advise you, represent you, and fight for you.
An experienced former prosecutor is ready to help you. We understand how stressful these situations can be and how difficult it is to deal with them. The Law Office of New Jersey Criminal Defense Attorney Douglas Herring is on your side.

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Drug Crimes

We understand the many ways people become involved with drugs and how stressful these situations can be for you and your loved ones. If you have been accused or arrested for a drug crime, you need someone to assist you, represent you, and fight for you. An experienced former prosecutor is ready to help you.. The Law Office of Douglas Herring is on your side.

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Theft Crimes

Merely having been accused of a theft can damage the rest of your life. If you have been accused or arrested for a theft crime, you need someone to advise you, represent you, and fight for you. An experienced former prosecutor is ready to help you. We understand how stressful these situations can be and how difficult it is to deal with them. The Law Office of Douglas Herring is on your side.

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Official Misconduct

A police officer, corrections officer, or public employee can have their entire career destroyed by a single accusation of official misconduct. We understand how stressful these situations can be and how difficult it is to deal with them. If you have been accused or arrested for an official crime, you need someone to advise you, represent you, and fight for you. An experienced former prosecutor is ready to help you. The Law Office of Douglas Herring is on your side.

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Violent Crimes

Being accused of violence or threats is a stressful time for you and your loved ones. If you have been accused or arrested for a crime, you need someone to advise you, represent you, and fight for you. An experienced former prosecutor is ready to help you.. The Law Office of Douglas Herring is on your side

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DWI & Traffic Crimes

Getting arrested for a DUI can take you by surprise and if you do not know what you should do you are going to suffer the consequences. Do not face the charges of a DUI alone when you can work with the best DUI Attorney in New Jersey. Contact us today for a free consultation.

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Case Results

  • Case Result-Plainsboro

    Plainsboro police charged our client with DWI in a school zone and refusal in a school zone, along with many other tickets. We showed the defendant’s disruptive behavior caused the officer to not complete the form and the state dismissed the refusal. Because there was no reading, the judge sentenced the defendant to three months

  • DWI dismissed-Union Township

    Union Township. DWI dismissed. Reckless Driving Dismissed.

  • Case Result-Lawrence Township

    Lawrence Township. 3rd DWI requires 180 days in jail. After the first day of the DWI trial, the police had been impeached so many times that the prosecutor agreed to dismiss the DWI charge. Client plead to reckless driving for suspension at the same time as his current suspension and no jail. Client said this

  • Case Result-East Brunswick

    East Brunswick. Client charged with DWI for marijuana, possession of marijuana, and CDS in a motor vehicle. Client faced as much as 36 months of license suspension. Proved DRE expert was not credible. Prosecutor agreed to dismiss the DWI with drugs. Client received diversion for the marijuana. Client will not have a criminal conviction.

  • Compliments to Rutgers for choosing a sincere and capable Attorney.

    “My Compliments to Rutgers for choosing a sincere and capable Attorney. Faculty and students would experience interacting with an empathetic person who has a decade of experience and knows the mindset of the Prosecution (being one himself) and the Courts to get them best possible deal. A doting father, says me, a fellow Attorney from