Attorney Profile

Jason T. Komninos, Esq.

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States Supreme Court

Attorney Education

  • Pace University School of Law, Juris Doctor
  • University of Hartford, Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude

Professional Memberships

  • Municipal Court Practice Section – New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Criminal Law Section – New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Solo and Small-Firm Section – New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Bergen County Bar Association
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • American Bar Association

Other Positions

  • Vice-Chair – Municipal Court Practice Section – New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Member of the District IIB Ethics Committee
  • Secretary – Municipal Court Practice Section – New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Legislative Coordinator – Municipal Court Practice Section – New Jersey State Bar Association 2014-2016
  • Member – Municipal Court Practice Committee – Bergen County Bar Association
  • Alternate Public Defender – Rochelle Park Municipal Court
  • Adjunct Faculty, Criminal Law Instructor – Fairleigh Dickinson University Paralegal Program 2014-2016
  • Member of the National College for DUI Defense Amicus Committee

Speaking Engagements

  • New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick – September 25, 2017 – Topic: Post Conviction Relief and Laurick in Municipal Court
  • 2017 New Jersey State Bar Association Annual Meeting & Convention – May 17, 2017 – Topic: Marketing and Ethics in Your Practice
  • New Jersey Law Center, New Brunswick – April 24, 2017 – Topic: Hot Topics in Municipal Court Law
  • 2017 New Jersey State Bar Association Solo & Small Firm Conference – March 18, 2017 – Topic: Handling Your First Criminal Case
  • New Jersey Law Center – January 30, 2017 – Topic: Ethical Marketing for Your Practice
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University – June 14, 2016 – Topic: Drugs and Ethics in Municipal Court
  • New Jersey State Bar Association Annual Meeting & Convention – May 18, 2016 -Topic: Marketing and Ethics in Municipal Court
  • Lawline.com – April 26, 2016 – Topic: Municipal Court Practice in New Jersey
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University – November 24, 2015 -Topic: Navigating Through a DWI Case in Municipal Court
  • New Jersey State Bar Association Mid-Year Meeting – November 4, 2015 -Topic: DWI Arrests and Charges from Bourbon Street to the Jersey Shore
  • NJ Paralegal Convention – October 23, 2015 -Topic: Municipal Court Practice

DWI, Municipal Court & Criminal Defense Seminars Completed

  • Handling the Criminal Insurance Fraud Case – 5/18/17
  • Investigating and Preparing Your Criminal Case – 5/17/17
  • Criminal Law College 2016 – 8/24/16
  • National College for DUI Defense Summer Session – 7/21/16 – 7/23/16
  • DWI Update – 5/19/16
  • Municipal Court Bench Bar Conference – 5/19/16
  • Standardized Field Sobriety Testing – 5/18/16
  • The Changing Law on Expungements – 3/21/16
  • Criminal Justice Reform – 3/17/16
  • DNA for Trial and Post-Conviction Relief – 3/2/2016
  • Municipal Court Initiatives – 1/25/16
  • Cannabis and Cars – 1/21/16 – 1/22/16
  • Ethics in Defense Fee Agreements and Prosecution of Cases – 1/6/16
  • Municipal Court Bench Bar Conference – 5/14/15
  • The Increasing Threat of Heroin/Opiates – 5/13/15
  • Recent Municipal Court Case Law Developments – 3/30/15
  • Mirandized Statements: Successfully Navigating the Legal and Psychological Issues – 2/9/15
  • Update of the Law Impacting Municipal Courts – 11/18/14
  • The Ins & Outs of Conditional Dismissal – 10/30/14
  • Family Law & Domestic Violence -10/27/14
  • Municipal Court Bench Bar Conference – 5/15/14
  • Laboratory Testing and Municipal Court Trials – 5/14/14
  • Reasonable & Articulable Suspicion – 4/28/14
  • Speeding Tickets in New Jersey – 4/15/14
  • Criminal Trial: The Judicial Perspective – 4/12/14
  • Immigration and Multi-Jurisdictional Implications – 4/7/14
  • Professional Responsibility Involving Criminal, Civil, and Judicial Issues – 3/25/14
  • Interstate Reciprocity of Traffic Offenses – 3/10/14
  • New Jersey DWI Case Law Review 2014 – 2/28/14
  • Marijuana Charges in Municipal Court – 2/10/14
  • Direct and Cross of Standardized Field Sobriety Tests – 6/24/13
  • Immigration Consequences of Municipal Court Offenses – 3/14/13
  • Immigration Consequences of Criminal Practice – 11/19/12
  • Exceptions for the Need for a Search Warrant – 2/26/12
  • A Step By Step Review of the Twelve Foundational Documents of Chun – 2/13/12
  • Municipal Court Bench Bar Seminar: Drunk Driving and Refusals – 2/17/11
  • New Jersey Municipal Court Practice 101 – 4/28/10

Attorney Jason T. Komninos

Jason T. Komninos, Esq. speaking for Lawline.com on the topic of Municipal Court Practice in New Jersey