“If you’re charged with Murder, Sexual Assault, Armed Robbery, Drugs, Weapons or other serious crimes, say NOTHING and call me IMMEDIATELY!


Martin D. Matlaga, Esq. offers aggressive representation for clients facing any type of criminal charge including: Martin has successfully represented clients facing serious criminal charges throughout New Jersey. A criminal accusation is a serious matter that requires an attorney skilled in New Jersey criminal laws in order to protect your rights. You need someone who is tough, knowledgeable and experienced to navigate the complex web of the NJ criminal justice system and develop a strategy to build you the best possible defense.
Representing all of New Jersey’s 21 Counties: Atlantic  • Bergen • Burlington • Camden • Cape May • Cumberland • Essex • Gloucester • Hudson • Hunterdon • Mercer • Middlesex • Monmouth • Morris • Ocean • Passaic • Salem • Somerset • Sussex • Union • Warren

“Martin brought peace of mind to a stressful legal situation. He worked tirelessly on my case and the best part is we won!”

~ Vickie W.

“Dear Marty,
You did a hell of a job given the limits placed on you to defend my brother. You are one hell of an attorney; what every attorney should stand for and you can be proud.”

~ Judy A.

“Dear Marty,
I just wanted to take a minute to thank you for doing such a wonderful job with XXXX’s case. Although I don’t have too much to compare to, I think your work and especially your summation were terrific.”

~ Karen H.

“At a time when attorneys are often thought of in a negative light, Mr. Matlaga consistently presented himself in a highly professional manner. His dedication, as well as an exemplary work ethic, was synonymous with what one imagines the great and famous attorneys from the past, such as Oliver Wendell Holmes, had stood for!”

~ Alicyn G.