In 2024, Super Lawyers® named three New Jersey attorneys from the criminal defense law firm of Stahl Gasiorowski Criminal Defense Lawyers to its prestigious Super Lawyers list, and named firm founding partner Robert G. Stahl in the Top 100 list.

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Robert Stahl has been recognized for 17 years, since 2007. The firm provides aggressively defends its clients and provides individualized attention and services to individuals and corporations in federal and state criminal investigations and charges.

About Stahl Gasiorowski Criminal Defense Attorneys

Robert G. Stahl, founding partner, has been selected a 2024 New Jersey Super Lawyer in the area of White Collar Criminal Defense for 17 years. He has handled multiple federal cases garnering national news coverage from news and legal outlets like the Wall Street Journal, the Associated Press, NPR, ABC, NBX, CBS, CNN, Fox, the Guardian, and the National Law Journal. He regularly defends individuals and corporations in complex criminal matters, including health care fraud, cyber-crimes, money laundering, tax evasion, securities fraud, Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) matters, asset forfeiture and public corruption. Robert is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, a Certified Criminal Trial Attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court.

Laura K. Gasiorowski, partner, has been practicing criminal defense law for nearly 30 years and has also worked on a number of complex and high profile matters. She specializes in federal criminal law with a focus on complex criminal defense litigation, including health care fraud, bribery, public corruption, money laundering, securities fraud, Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) matters, and asset forfeiture. Her criminal practice includes defending clients charged with drug trafficking, extortion, harboring, and RICO and VICAR prosecutions, as well as federal capital defendants in death penalty cases. Laura is an active member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) and the Women’s White Collar Defense Association (WWCDA) and has been elected by her peers as Secretary of the Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of NJ (ACDL-NJ). In addition, she is a regular lecturer at the NJ Institute for Continuing Legal Education (NJICLE) on topics related to representing non-citizens and federal sentencing guidelines issues.

Andrew Olesnycky, partner, has been recognized for his work in Criminal Defense. He is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Certified Criminal Trial Attorney. Andrew represents clients in federal, state and municipal courts defending individuals charged with wire fraud, public benefits fraud, bank fraud, drug trafficking, computer crimes, and child pornography. He also uses the skills and knowledge from his prior tenure as a supervisor-level assistant prosecutor at the Union County NJ Prosecutor’s Office Domestic Violence Unit to aggressively defend those charged in DV matters.

Founded in 1997, the firm’s criminal defense attorneys have a combined total of more than 80 years’ experience in criminal law on both sides of the courtroom, defense and prosecutions. Contact the firm by email,, online at, or by phone 908-301-9001 for the NJ and 212-755-3300 for the NY office.