Protecting Your Rights And Your Future


Gerard E. Hanlon

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Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Legal Ethics
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1981
  • New Jersey, 1973


  • Super Lawyers
  • AV Rating, Martindale-Hubbell


Jerry Hanlon is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Criminal Trial Attorney and also had been certified as a Civil Trial Attorney. He previously served as an appellate clerk and, in 1979, started his own practice. He and his law firm concentrate on criminal, family and ethics matters. Jerry has served in the military, is very active in his community and has a reputation for integrity and professionalism.


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New Jersey Super Lawyers 2007
New Jersey Super Lawyers 2006
New Jersey Super Lawyers 2005


  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Camden, Camden, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 1973
  • Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York
    • B.A. - 1965
    • Major: Political Science

Past Positions

  • Hon. William G. Bischoff, New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division, Law Clerk, 1973 to 1974

Professional Associations

  • Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
  • Morris County Bar Association, Ethics Committee, Member, 1985
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Criminal Trial Attorney
  • Supreme Court of New Jersey
  • Board on Trial Attorney Certification

Current Employment Position

  • Partner
Rated by Super Lawyers Gerard E. Hanlon

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