The Anthony P. Kearns Law Group, PC is a full service law firm specializing in protecting and defending the rights of individuals throughout Central New Jersey and the surrounding areas.
Prior to joining forces, Anthony P. Kearns, III was the Hunterdon County Prosecutor and the Chief Law Enforcement Officer in Hunterdon County. Appointed by Governor Chris Christie in 2010, Mr. Kearns served longer than any other prosecutor in Hunterdon County and the only prosecutor to be appointed to 2 terms. Prior to leaving office to serve his clients in private practice, Mr. Kearns oversaw both the prosecutorial and investigative sides of his office which was comprised of 9 Assistant Prosecutors and close to 30 detectives. Mr. Kearns was also responsible for overseeing all law enforcement throughout Hunterdon County and supervising the municipal prosecutors of each municipal court in the county. As a result, Mr. Kearns is uniquely positioned to understand how the State prepares and prosecutes criminal cases at all levels and jurisdictions, as well as any other legal matters.
Edward J. Hesketh is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Certified Criminal Trial Attorney and partner in the Anthony P. Kearns Law Group, PC. The designation as a board certified attorney is held by a small percentage of attorneys and there are approximately 300 certified criminal trial attorneys practicing in New Jersey at the present time. The American Bar Association reports 41,021 resident active attorneys in New Jersey in 2018. In private practice as a solo practitioner since 2005, Mr. Hesketh has handled over one thousand criminal cases including many high profile jury trials.
No criminal charge should be taken lightly and you can count on The Anthony P Kearns Law Group, PC to protect your rights. The firm provides hands on highly skilled and powerful defense to help properly address and litigate the charges you are facing. Don’t entrust your liberty to a general practitioner.read more