Federal Criminal Defense Attorney & Lawyer in NYC, NJ

For more than 20 years, accomplished federal criminal defense attorney Lorraine Gauli-Rufo is offering excellent representation and defending rights of the accused in federal courts throughout the United States. She has got great experience in dealing with state criminal litigation & trials and has exceptional expertise in handling juvenile matters.

Lorraine Gauli-Rufo

Let an Expert Attorney Defend Your Rights in Federal Court

Her extensive experience for federal trials, appeals and plea bargaining has made her a standout choice for the clients looking forward to have advice from a criminal defense attorney in Newark, New Jersey and many other neighbouring areas. The quality of experience that Lorraine Gauli-Rufo gained being a criminal defense and drug crime lawyer in Manhattan, New York City as well as other surrounding cities is highly invaluable for the clients.

Types of Cases NYC Criminal Defense Lawyer Handle

She is popular for acclaiming an outstanding record of acquittals in the federal court that has defended numbers of people charged with the convictions of white collar crimes such as money laundering, mail fraud, mortgage fraud, securities fraud, credit card fraud, tax fraud along with the charges of drug crime, environment crimes like extortion, assault, bank robbery, conspiracy offenses, immigration offenses, etc.

Defending Clients Against Federal Criminal Charges

Lorraine Gauli-Rufo has earned a good reputation for her professional way of work and she remains with the client throughout the proceedings. She ensures offering complete support to the client during the bail hearing, hearing of the case, trial, pre-trial and even during sentencing and appeal if necessary.

She has got a distinct team of professionals who assist her to produce better results for the clients and to make defense strong. So, irrespective of defending from any given criminal charges, make sure to have a confidential consultation with drug crime lawyer Lorraine Gauli-Rufo. She is available for her service in different locations like Manhattan, New York City and Newark, NJ etc.

Lorraine Gauli-Rufo

Specializing in criminal defense in New Jersey Federal Courts and the Southern and Eastern Districts of NY, she has become an eminent lawyer offering exceptional legal resolutions. With over 20 years of federal and state criminal litigation and trial experience, as well as experience in municipal and juvenile matters, Lorraine Gauli-Rufo is the New Jersey and New York criminal defense attorney many turn to when faced with or threatened with serious criminal action. She is an accomplished criminal defense attorney and drug crime lawyer offering her services in Newark, New Jersey & Manhattan, New York City, etc., and known for her experience, dedication and compassionate representation of all her clients.

“I am the person to call when you are first contacted by the government, or when you or a loved one are faced with potential criminal charges, are involved in a criminal investigation, or charged with a crime by the federal court of law.
Whether it is the IRS, the FBI, state or local investigative authorities, state or federal prosecutors, or other governmental agencies…call me when first contacted by the government, and I can help protect your valuable rights.”
Lorraine Gauli-Rufo, Criminal Defense Attorney


Having handled over 1000 criminal cases, and many jury trials, Ms. Gauli-Rufo has earned the reputation of a zealous attorney. Her goal is to give each client the type of personal attention they deserve, listening to what they have to say, and providing legal advice and direction.


With offices in Verona, on the Montclair border, and at 48 Wall Street on the 5th Floor in NYC, she is conveniently located and close to  the Federal Courthouses in New Jersey and New York, as well as the Essex County Courthouse in Newark and the Passaic County Courthouse in Paterson, New Jersey.

In New Jersey, call: 973-239-4300
In New York, call: 646-779-2746

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Contact & Location

Consultation by Appointment:

In New Jersey:
130 Pompton Avenue
Verona, New Jersey 07044


In New York:
48 Wall Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10004



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