Law Offices of James A. Abate

Law Offices of James A. Abate

When the police are at your door, we've got your back - Aggressive, personal attention during troubled times.

Firm Overview

Qualified legal assistance is essential if you have been accused of committing a crime. When hiring the right attorney can mean the difference between going to jail and having the charges against you dismissed, you must take prompt action and find the right lawyer for your case. James Abate has the experience, knowledge and passion you need by your side.


With offices in Bridgewater, Westfield and Piscataway, The Law Offices of James A. Abate, LLC is well-positioned to represent individuals, families and businesses from Union, Somerset, Middlesex, Morris, Hunterdon and Essex counties. Attorney James Abate has been practicing law for more than 10 years and regularly puts his understanding of New Jersey criminal laws to use for clients. Mr. Abate knows the challenges residents of the Garden State face when charged with offenses and treats clients as individuals, not as cases that will eventually result in a paycheck. He has strong ties to the community and is active in the local and state bar associations.

Mr. Abate is a member of the National College for DUI Defense and the New Jersey Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.

What to expect
Clients who come to The Law Offices of James A. Abate, LLC can expect to receive:

Prompt responses to phone calls or emails
Real-time updates concerning the status of their cases
Clear explanations of what comes next in a case, no complex legal jargon to understand.
Frank, realistic assessments of the best course of action based on the client's needs.
Legally sound, compelling arguments tailored to the specifics of each case.
Aggressive representation before a judge or jury.
Personal attention from Mr. Abate himself.

Mr. Abate is a tireless advocate who does not rest until he has secured the best possible result for his clients. His attention to detail ensures every angle of a case has been examined and taken into consideration.

Contact The Law Offices of James A. Abate, LLC for a no-obligation consultation.

Call on The Law Offices of James A. Abate, LLC for assistance if you need an attorney who takes prompt action when the circumstances are dire. Mr. Abate is not afraid to take tough cases and face seemingly insurmountable problems. He is available 24 hours a day should an emergency arise that requires a defense lawyer by your side as soon as possible. Reach out to the firm's Westfield, Piscataway or Bridgewater offices online or at (908) 210-9755 to schedule a free initial consultation.
Main Office
Main Office
7 East High Street
Somerville  NJ  08876
  • (908) 210-9755
  • (732) 626-6165

Office Information

Office Hours
Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Office Manager
Megan Brault
Emergency After Hours
Languages Spoken

Other Offices

Westfield Location
376 South Avenue East
Westfield,  NJ  07090
Piscataway Location
30 Knightsbridge Road
Suite 525
Piscataway,  NJ  08854

James Abate

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