Stahl Criminal Defense Lawyers has once again been recognized by US News and World Report as one of New Jersey’s best White Collar Criminal Defense Firm in its 2022 edition. Stahl Criminal Defense Lawyers is once again included in the 2022 Best Lawyers® in America list. He has been included on the Best Lawyers® in America list for eight years, every year since 2015.

Robert G. Stahl, Esq. has been recognized and received First Tier ranking in New Jersey by Best Lawyers® for his work in White Collar Criminal Defense and Appellate Practice in the 28th Edition of The Best Lawyers of America.

Recognized as a highly effective trial attorney by his peers, Robert Stahl has devoted over 25 years developing his legal knowledge, skills, creativity, and most importantly his drive to win for his clients. His legal experience has come from nearly 30 years of legal work, including six years of award-winning service as a federal prosecutor. Mr. Stahl is frequently consulted by national media to explain and comment on important national cases.

“I am honored that my firm has again been selected by U.S. News and World Report as one of the best White Collar Criminal Defense Firms in New Jersey in the 2021 edition.”

Robert G. Stahl, Esq.

The firm handles criminal and appellate matters, in federal courts throughout the United States, as well as New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania local and state courts. The firm’s outstanding success record includes high profile cases that include:

  • Defense of a former Rutgers student charged with a massive cyber attack identified as the Mirai botnet in New Jersey and Alaska
  • Physician charged with over prescribing opiods, resulting in a successful negotiated non-criminal disposition
  • Rare dismissal of healthcare fraud charges for New Jersey dentist
  • Avoided multi-million dollar mortgage fraud charges
  • Represented a Rabbi charged with the biggest NJ corruption case

Many other high-profile cases described on website include

  • Internet Crimes,
  • Conspiracy Charges
  • best-lawyersHealthcare Fraud
  • Mortgage Fraud
  • Money Laundering and Structuring
  • Perjury
  • Securities Fraud
  • Federal Seizures of Funds at Airports
  • Theft
  • Criminal Tax Investigations
  • Drugs and Guns
  • Sex Crimes
  • Domestic Violence
  • Murder

Best Lawyers is regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence and selections are based solely on peer review. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.” 

If you are facing criminal charges, it is critical to protect your rights with the help of a skilled legal defense team. The attorneys at Stahl Criminal Defense Lawyers are prepared to help. Contact us online at or call 908-301-9001 or 212-755-3300 to schedule a no-cost appointment to discuss your case.