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MICHAEL A. GRASSO, ESQ.

 

Legal Experience: 15 Years

Law School: Capital University

Practice Areas: Criminal Law (State & Federal); Municipal Court Defense; DWI/DUI Defense; Immigration Deportation Defense; Bankruptcy Law; Family Law; Residential & Commercial Real Estate Law

Jurisdictions: New Jersey; United States District Court

Suppression Hearings/Trials: 250+; Disorderly Conduct; Simple/Aggravated Assault; Robbery; Burglary; Possession Controlled Dangerous Substance (CDS); Possession of CDS with Intent to Distribute; School Zone Distribution; Interstate Drug Trafficking/ Conspiracy; CDS Manufacturing/ Distribution; Possession of Weapon for Unlawful Purpose; DWI/DUI; Vehicular Homicide/ Manslaughter; Carjacking; Eluding; Resisting Arrest;Receiving Stolen Property; Official Misconduct; Embezzlement; Tampering; Mortgage/Bank Loan Fraud; Theft; Shoplifting

 


 

Mr. Grasso graduated Ithaca College in 1995 and Capital University Law School in 2001. In 2001 through 2002, Mr. Grasso served as a judicial law clerk to four Superior Court Judges: The Honorable Roger W. Daley J.S.C., The Honorable Melvin L. Gelade, J.S.C., The Honorable David A. Rosenberg, J.S.C., and The Honorable Richard F. Plechner, J.S.C. Mr. Grasso has been in solo practice for nine years.

Education:

Juris Doctor, Capital University Law School, Columbus, Ohio 2001
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York 1995
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Bar Admissions:

New Jersey, February 2002
U.S. District Court,(New Jersey), June 2003
Military
Service: U.S. Coast Guard 1989-1993, Port Security/Search & Rescue
Member: American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA)
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
American Mock Trial Association
(Trial Judge, Yale University, 2010)
National Institute For Trial Advocacy
New Jersey State Bar Association
Monmouth County Bar Association
The Inns Of Court, Monmouth County
(Trial Judge, Monmouth County Superior Court, 2010)
Middlesex County Bar Association
Mercer County Bar Association
Ocean County Bar Association
Conflict Public Defender for: Atlantic Highlands
Freehold Borough
Freehold Township
Howell Township
Jackson Township
Lakewood Township
Marlboro Township
Manalapan Township
Tinton Falls Borough
Pro Bono Work for: The State of New Jersey