Freehold Criminal Defense Attorney | Video Transcript
THOMAS MALLON: If you’re shopping for a lawyer in a criminal case, you want to know is this an experienced criminal defense attorney. Ask him, how many cases have you tried in the past year? How many juries have you picked in the last year?
You want to find somebody who will understand you and take the time to make sure you understand the difficult process that you’re about to go through.
The first thing I do when I get a criminal case is get the police reports. I’m a former prosecutor. I’m a former police investigator. I know what should be in those reports. I know what to look for.
And when I get those reports, I scour them immediately. I look at them and I, I see what’s missing. And there’s always something missing. There’s always something that should have been done that wasn’t done and I know what it is. And I can put my finger on it immediately. And, and that’s the weakness in the case. That’s the weak link in the chain and that’s where I attack right from the beginning.