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Ernest Ianetti

Ernest Ianetti

Over 30 years of professional experience! Do you really need anything else?
  • Bankruptcy, Family Law, Criminal Law
  • New Jersey
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Ernest G. Ianetti, Esq. has been practicing law for over 30 years, since 1986.

Ernest is a graduate of Rutgers University Law School, Newark, and a summa cum laude graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University, Rutherford.

Ernest is admitted to practice in the following courts:

- United States Supreme Court
- United State Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
- United States District Court, District of New Jersey
- United States Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey
- State of New Jersey, All Courts
- Territorial Court of the United States Virgin Island

Over the course of his career, Ernest has pushed boundaries and advanced the law. His work in State v. Baker, 310 N.J. Super. 128 (App. Div. 1998), State v. Sanchez, 129 N.J. 400 (1992) and Jecker v. Hidden Valley, 422 N.J. Super. 155 (App. Div. 2011), resulted in new law for his clients.

Ernest is also a regular guest speaker about evidence and trial practice for National Business Institute, Inc.

Practice Areas
Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
Family Law
Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
  • Free Consultation
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    All major credit card are accepted.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
New Jersey Courts
ID Number: 018241986
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3rd Circuit
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Territorial Court U.S. Virgin Islands
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U.S. Bankruptcy Court New Jersey
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U.S. District Court New Jersey
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U.S. Supreme Court
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  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken
Professional Experience
Legal Counsel
Ernest G. Ianetti, Esq.
- Current
Legal counsel handling select bankruptcy, family law, and criminal matters.
Designated Counsel
New Jersey Office of the Public Defender
- Current
Criminal defense litigation including homicide and pre-2007 capital matters. Designated appellate and PCR counsel.
Ianetti & Ianetti, LLP
Family partnership practice with an emphasis on criminal and civil trial matters, divorce, and family mediation.
Board and General Counsel
Newark Community Health Centers, Inc.
Litigated a 13-year challenge to New Jersey’s Medicaid recoupment policy that resulted in a $6.7 million settlement in favor of the client.
Designated Counsel
New Jersey Office of the Attorney General
Represented state employees in criminal conflict matters.
Board Counsel
City of Newark, Central Planning Board
Advised Planning Board Commissioners concerning the evaluation and approval of municipal planning applications in the City of Newark, New Jersey. Responsible for taking testimony during application hearings and handling post-application litigation matters.
Of Counsel
Associated Practice Brown & Brown, P.C. and Alan Dexter Bowman, P.A.
Associated practice with AV rated criminal law and civil rights practice firms. Worked closely with Raymond A. Brown, Raymond M. Brown and Alan Dexter Bowman on a variety of complex civil and criminal litigation matters. Developed a professional ethics practice niche.
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
J.D. (1986) | Law
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Fairleigh Dickinson University
B.A. (1980) | Fine Arts
Honors: Degree Awarded Summa cum laude Member: National Honors Society
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Professional Associations
New Jersey State Bar  # 018241986
- Current
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Speaking Engagements
The Rules of Evidence: A Practical Toolkit, Princeton, New Jersey
National Business Institute
A practical examination of the rules of evidence from the perspective of experienced litigators, including witness credibility and competency, lay and expert opinion testimony, and admission and exclusion of unique evidence.
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Contact & Map
Ernest G. Ianetti, Esq.
100 Enterprise Dr.
Ste 301
Rockaway, NJ 07866
Telephone: (973) 324-1003
Cell: (862) 242-6567
Fax: (862) 437-0479
Monday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 6 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Sunday: Closed
Notice: Flexible evening and weekend hours available. Your initial consultation is always FREE. After all, it's just a conversation!