What to Do If You’ve Been Falsely Accused of a Crime

Getting the news that you are under investigation for committing a crime–or worse yet, that you are being arrested–can come as quite the shock to many people. You’re going about your day as usual and out of the blue you get the news that seems like it will change your life forever. So what’s a […]

Our Tips for Finding the Right Criminal Lawyer

Finding a criminal lawyer can sometimes be a difficult prospect even under the best of circumstances, but when you’re in the middle of a difficult situation it gets that much trickier. So what can you do to make sure that you’re on the right track? The good news is that that’s the topic of today’s […]

Find a Lawyer Who Can Do These Things

  Undertaking the task to find a lawyer can sometimes feel like a challenge, but the good news is that if you are reading this right now and you’re looking for a white collar crime lawyer in Newark or the surrounding area, you’re already off to a good start! At the Law Offices of Robert […]

The New Jersey Criminal Attorney You Can Count On

  Sometimes it can come as quite the shock. Of course no one wants to be notified that they are being investigated for committing a white collar crime, but the truth of the matter is that it does happen from time to time. Needless to say, it can cause a person to start questioning some […]

Put Your Trust in an Experienced Newark Criminal Lawyer

If you’re facing white collar crime charges, there’s a good chance that your best bet is to seek a criminal lawyer with plenty of experience in defending clients. The good news is that at the Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot, we have over four decades of experience in defending our clients against a variety […]

How Accurate Are Depictions of Criminal Law?

  The judge bangs the gavel while crying for order in the court. People are sobbing. Camera flashes are going off and the local media is reporting on the outcome of the trial. These are all things that we picture in our minds easily. For many of us, this is our idea of what a […]

Work With One of the Best Criminal Lawyers in Newark, NJ

When you find that you have been charged with a crime, it only makes sense to want to seek out the best criminal lawyers that you can find. The good news is that if you are in Newark or the surrounding area, you can count on the team at the Law Offices of Robert J. […]

3 Tips for Making It Through a Tough Situation

If you’ve recently been accused of committing a white collar crime, it can be tough to know which steps you need to take. There is no doubt about it–you’re right in the middle of a really stressful situation. The good news is that there are a few things you can do to help. In today’s […]

What to Look for in a Criminal Defense Lawyer

If you are looking for a Newark criminal defense lawyer, you’re in the right place. At the Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot, we know exactly what it means to be the white collar crime attorney that you need. That’s why in today’s post, we’d like to highlight a few of the characteristics that we […]

An Update on the Famous White Collar Crimes of Bernie Madoff

If you’ve been following along with our blog for any amount of time, you’ve probably noticed a handful of blogs about Bernie Madoff. Madoff’s use of the Ponzi scheme is generally considered to be one of the largest in history. As you might know, the Ponzi scheme is so named for Charles Ponzi who, according […]