Peter R. Willis is Of Counsel to the firm. Mr. Willis has practiced criminal litigation for nearly 50 years and is one of the most recognized criminal defense attorneys in New Jersey. He successfully defended or was involved in the defense of several of the State's most celebrated criminal cases.


Mr. Willis has also represented a large number of high-profile clients in the federal system, providing his skills in more than 20 states throughout the country. Mr. Willis has been annually recognized in Super Lawyers' advertising section of New Jersey Monthly Magazine and the New Jersey edition of Super Lawyers magazine from 2008 until present.


In addition to his active practice, Mr. Willis has lectured on criminal procedure for the New Jersey State Bar's ICLE Skills and Method course and previously published a monthly column in New Jersey Cops Magazine.


Suffolk University School of Law, J.D. -1969

Upsala College, B.A. - 1967


State of New Jersey

United States District Court - New Jersey

United States Court of Appeals - Third Circuit


Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey

(Former Trustee)


Super Lawyers, 2008-Present