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James Novak

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Phone: (480) 413-1499
Text: (602) 908-8123

4500 S Lakeshore Dr #352
Tempe, Arizona 85282

James Novak is a former Arizona Criminal and DUI Prosecutor with extensive litigation experience. He has spent the last decade defending clients in Arizona for DUI & criminal Charges. James Novak is well versed in all aspects of Criminal and DUI Defense. He is a seasoned trial lawyer who has defended hundreds of DUI and Criminal cases, with many successful outcomes. He is very familiar with the harsh and constantly changing Arizona DUI and Criminal laws, penalties, courts systems, judges, prosecutors, procedures, protocol; most importantly he knows how to mount the right defense strategy based on the unique set of circumstances each individual case. He utilizes every avenue possible to get evidence suppressed; cases dismissed and get not–guilty verdicts for every client he represents.

James has defended and litigated criminal cases of all sizes, including by not limited to, litigation involving all types of DUIs, including vehicular crimes, aggravated Felony DUIs, extreme DUIs, super extreme DUIs, repeat offenses, drug DUIs, other criminal matters involving gang crimes, mob activity, probation violations, weapons charges, drug possession, drug sales, dangerous drug possession, illegal drug use, illegal drug sales, and manufacturing; kidnapping, assault, aggravated assault, burglary, robbery, armed robbery, sex crimes, violent crimes, vehicular crimes, ID theft crimes, computer and internet crimes, fraud and scheme crimes, and other serious Felonies. There is no substitute for knowledge, and experience of the court system and this abundance of litigation defense experience, negotiating for lesser charges, less harsh penalties and total dismissals from the prosecution and courts.

James Novak holds four advanced higher education degrees:

Attorney at Law, JD. James Novak has practiced in the areas of criminal drug, and DUI defense most of his career.

BS Degree from the University of Massachusetts School of Engineering. This degree assists in examination of evidence matters that relate to all technical issues, such as crime scene investigations and crime lab testing processes, accident reconstruction, biomechanical engineers and forensic experts.

Master's Degree in Psychology, Counseling and Education. This advanced degree assists in mitigation hearings as it relates to alcohol, drugs and other addiction issues. This education also provided physiological tools to assist in reading people in jury trials, jury selection, and depositions.

Masters of Business Administration (MBA). This education assists in evaluating evidence as it relates to white–collar crimes, theft, employment crimes, fraud, embezzlement and anything related to business or financial matters.

Professional Awards, Associations, Guilds or Organizations, Admittance

  • Arizona State Bar
  • United States Supreme Court
  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • United States District Court for the District of Arizona
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
  • Author of numerous Arizona Criminal and DUI Defense Strategies and Methodologies of Criminal & DUI Defense Books and Articles
  • Founder, Producer, and President LawWebTV.com

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  • Former Prosecutor of Arizona Criminal & DUI Cases
  • Experienced, Proven, Effective Criminal & DUI Trial Attorney
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