Criminal Defense Lawyer in Camden County
Aggressive, Seasoned Criminal Defense Attorney Fights Your Charges and Protects Your Rights
When you are facing serious criminal charges, your future is on the line. You need a defense lawyer who will work tirelessly to keep you out of jail and protect your reputation and criminal record. For well over a decade, Stephen R. Piper has defended people facing criminal charges in Camden County and throughout South Jersey. He will hit the ground running from the first consultation about your charges, fighting to protect your rights and interests.
Mr. Piper is a former Camden County Assistant Prosecutor who successfully prosecuted serious criminal matters on behalf of the State of New Jersey but now works for you. As such, he knows how the State investigates and builds a case against you. Now, as a seasoned criminal defense attorney, he combines the experience gained as a prosecutor with his in-depth knowledge of New Jersey criminal law to build winning cases for his clients facing serious charges including homicide, sexual assault, weapons charges, drug crimes, assault and white collar crimes.
When it Comes to Choosing a Criminal Defense Lawyer, Experience Matters
Prior to starting The Law Office of Stephen R. Piper, LLC, Stephen R. Piper was an Assistant Prosecutor in Camden, New Jersey. Mr. Piper served in the Motions and Municipal Court Appeals Unit, the Juvenile Trial Team Unit, and the Adult Trial Team Unit.
From his experience in the Motions and Municipal Court Appeals Unit, Mr. Piper handled hundreds of suppression motions where he learned the unique factors the Court looks for before suppressing evidence. In addition, Mr. Piper was tasked with representing the State of New Jersey in Municipal Court Appeals where he learned how DWI/DUI cases are successfully and unsuccessfully handled along with other Municipal Court charges like traffic offenses.
During Mr. Piper’s experience in the Juvenile Trial Unit, he became intimately familiar with the New Jersey Code of Juvenile Justice. Mr. Piper tried dozens of Juvenile crimes and learned how juvenile criminal charges can be investigated and prevented.
Finally, Mr. Piper served on the Camden County Prosecutor’s Adult Trial Teams. There, he investigated, researched, and negotiated hundreds of cases. In addition, Mr. Piper gained valuable trial experience and tried multiple cases of Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substances with Intent to Distribute, Armed Robbery and Aggravated Assault.
What Sets the Law Firm of Stephen Piper Apart from the Competition
While there may be many criminal defense lawyers to choose from in Moorestown and the surrounding New Jersey communities, Mr. Piper brings an added level of experience and determination to the table. All lawyers say they are willing to fight for their clients. Mr. Piper is more than just talk. He served the United States in both Iraq and Afghanistan. This former Lieutenant Colonel didn’t back down when he went to war defending our freedom and he won’t back down when defending you against your serious criminal charges.
Mr. Piper is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Criminal Law and Family Law Sections, and the Camden County Bar Association. He is also a member of the Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey.
While serious criminal charges require hard-hitting, serious defense strategy, Mr. Piper never loses sight of the fact that each client is a human being fighting for their freedom. Each and every case is important to him and he is careful to provide personalized, compassionate legal representation. He will take the time to answer your questions, explain your rights, discuss your options and devise a defense strategy that he believes will achieve optimum results.
Contact a Seasoned Criminal Defense Lawyer in South Jersey Who Will Prioritize Your Case
We know you are feeling overwhelmed and even frightened about facing a serious legal ordeal. You aren’t alone and you have options. Contact Stephen Piper today for a consultation about your charges. We provide an unmatched level of personalized service, convenient and flexible schedules and payment plans. When necessary, Mr. Piper will come to meet you in prison or at your own location.
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