This firm counsels and represents clients who have been accused of a crime from the investigation stage through all criminal proceedings at the trial level. The guilt of an accused person cannot be presumed. As such, this firm embraces one of the most sacred principles in the American criminal justice system, holding that a defendant is innocent until proven guilty. With this principle serving as the foundation of our work, this firm works tirelessly to defend clients charged with all criminal matters ranging from minor misdemeanors to the most serious felony charges. Recognizing the value of providing full-service advice to clients from day one, we sought to develop a range of complementary practices, including resolving traffic-related offenses and expungements.
Municipal Court / DUI
Equipped to handle any offense filed in municipal court, this firm has successfully and aggressively defended clients against criminal, quasi-criminal, and traffic offenses in municipal courts throughout New Jersey. We provided a skilled defense against DWI charges by challenging the evidence through fearless representation.
A reasonable, fixed fee for the expungement of your criminal record. This fee shall include all application and related mailing expenses.
An expungement is the removal and isolation of all records on file within any court, detention or correctional facility, law enforcement, criminal justice agency or juvenile justice agency concerning a person’s apprehension, arrest, detention, trial or disposition of an offense within the criminal or juvenile justice system. Attorney Gatlin is skilled in dealing with the expungement process, having evaluated and processed applications previously as a judicial law clerk in the largest and busiest county in the State of New Jersey.
The Law Office of Husain A. Gatlin is here for you and your family. This firm is capable of representing your child or loved one successfully in court with personal service, sensitivity, and understanding.
Husain A. Gatlin is an accomplished attorney committed to vigorous representation of individuals facing criminal prosecution. He has extensive experience in a broad range of litigation, having handled hundreds of cases from initial discovery through judgment. His years of service are fueled by an unwavering belief in defending and enforcing the constitutional rights of individuals who most need protection.
Repeatedly, Gatlin has been selected as a Super Lawyer – Rising Star—an honor only five percent of lawyers per state can hold.
A product of Newark, Husain graduated from St. Benedict’s Preparatory School. He then matriculated at Georgetown University. As a Service Law Fellowship Scholar, Husain ultimately earned his law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law. Prior to graduation, he held judicial externships at the federal trial and appellate levels.
Active in social and community affairs, Gatlin is committed to advancing the communities where he lives and works. For Husain, it’s simple–we have a responsibility to make a difference and to help our communities succeed. In addition, he is a brother of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., and the proud father of two sons.
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LAW OFFICE OF HUSAIN A. GATLIN
One Gateway Center, Suite 2600
Newark, New Jersey 07102
T. (973) 494-9700
F. (973) 400-4102