A Fierce Advocate For

Clients’ Rights

Our Hackensack Criminal Defense Office

Since founding Michael J. Beatrice, P.C., Attorney at Law, in 1982, Michael Beatrice has been a stalwart defender of Hackensack residents with legal issues. He is a former prosecutor who has firsthand knowledge of how the other side thinks. Michael has developed a deep understanding of the community he serves, and his long-standing commitment to the law is matched only by his care for his neighbors.

131 Main street
Suite 245
Hackensack, NJ 07601

Practice Areas

Michael is dedicated to helping clients work through the following legal problems:

  • Criminal defense: Michael stands as a shield between his clients and the complexities of the criminal justice system, diligently working to protect their rights.
  • DWI charges: Michael provides clients a clear path forward from DWI arrests, aiming to secure the best outcome possible for them.
  • Drug offenses: Michael helps individuals fight New Jersey’s stiff penalties for drug possession, trafficking, manufacturing and distribution.
  • Assault charges: Michael aggressively defends people charged with assault, ensuring their side of the story is heard.
  • Civil lawsuits: Michael offers measured advice and assertive representation to clients embroiled in civil disputes.
  • Personal injury: Recovery should be people’s primary focus after an injury. Michael allows his clients to heal and takes on their legal burdens, striving to maximize their compensation.
  • Wills and estates: Michael helps clients craft estate plans and manage them with sensitivity and foresight.
  • Appeals: Michael provides insightful counsel to people appealing criminal convictions.

In the midst of an uncertain time, let Michael be your anchor. He understands that behind every case is a person who needs an advocate and ally. He will stand by your side and help you chart a course toward the resolution of your legal challenges.

Serving Hackensack And Bergen County For Over Four Decades

Nestled in the heart of Hackensack, our office is located five minutes north of Interstate 80 (Exit 66), two minutes north of the Bergen County Justice Center and two minutes south of the Hackensack Municipal Court building. Nearby landmarks include:

  • Foschini Park
  • Hackensack Performing Arts Center
  • Hackensack River

Take The Next Step. Talk To Michael Today.

When legal problems loom, knowing who to reach out to can give you peace of mind. Michael offers free initial consultations and is ready and willing to assist you. Email him or call him at 201-897-3570 to take control of your legal journey.