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Steven Goldstein


Steven Goldstein was admitted to practice in New York State in 1992.  He was admitted to practice in New Jersey in 1993.

His practice areas are plaintiff's personal injury and criminal defense.

He attended the State University of New York at Albany and graduated from New York Law School.

Steven has recovered millions of dollars for his clients in both New York and New Jersey.  He has also served as the Mayor of Springfield Township in New Jersey and was also the alternate public defender in Springfield.

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  • Tatianna Agostinho Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Steven was phenomenal. I had a terrible accident. I was hit by a bus and and really painfully injured. The bus company and the other car did not want to assume any responsibility. Steven fought hard, for almost five years, until right before trial they settled with me. It was a really difficult e...
  • Alberto Diaz Recommends Steven Goldstein

    I was so happy with Steven and his staff. They did a great job on my case. Even though I had surgery the insurance company claimed I did not have a serious injury. Steven fought back and a judge found I did have a serious injury. My case settled right after. I was so happy Steven fought so hard f...
  • Kristy Linares Recommends Steven Goldstein

    From the moment I spoke with Steven, he was always well-informed and caring about my case. Although I thankfully did not need extensive medical treatment, Steven was still able to get me a really good settlement. His paralegal, Laura, was also great. She was really on top of the case and helpful ...
  • Christina O'Grady Recommends Steven Goldstein

    I have lived a law abiding life. However I suddenly found myself thrust into an incredibly scary potential criminal situation. I didn't know what to do. Thankfully I found Steven Goldstein. From the start, he assured me that he would be able to help me and let me sleep again! He was true to his w...
  • Joseph Cifello Recommends Steven Goldstein

    My car was hit in the back while I was stopped at a red light. I already had injured my back and had other medical conditions. Steven still took my case. He explained to me that just because I had hurt myself before doesn't mean that a careless driver gets to hurt me and get a free ride. Steven w...
  • Seana Henry Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Steven has represented my family on many cases and has always done a great job for us. He was no different on our case. My case had to be litigated in Federal court. After fighting hard for me, Steven got me a great settlement. His paralegal Jeannie was super helpful and friendly. I will always r...
  • Khristian Haye Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Two years ago I did something very out of my character. I tried to evade the police after a traffic stop. There was a weapon in the car. I took the police on a high-speed chase. When I was arrested I was scared I had ruined my life. I was 19 years old. I was facing a mandatory term of a minimum o...
  • Élida Patrícia Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Steven handled my criminal case and resolved it with nothing happening to me except paying a minor fine. It was the only time I had ever had any trouble in my life. I was so scared. Steven was so kind and was so patient with me. He was fantastic not only as a lawyer, but as a person. He really un...
  • Néstor Fernández Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Steven and his staff were great. The Insurance company stalled for three years, but Steven kept fighting for me. He was able to get me a great settlement. I'm so happy I hired Steven Goldstein for my accident case. I highly recommend him for anyone hurt in an accident. He will treat you like family.
  • Keasia Bartley Recommends Steven Goldstein

    What a great way to start 2023. Steven settled my case in a very timely fashion. Him and his staff were very responsive and kind. He always made time to speak with me and kept me informed. I highly recommend him and his staff if you need a lawyer after being hurt in an accident.
  • RAHUL SIDDHARTH Recommends Steven Goldstein

    The firm handled my personal injury case from start to finish.  I was impressed with their professionalism, the support staff and the overall experience of dealing with the firm.  They were responsive and were available even after hours.  They abolutely helped me recover the maximum for my case.
  • Jacqueline Rogers Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Steven took my mother's case when she was hurt after being left alone in her bed and falling in a nursing home. No other lawyer wanted this case.  Steven stuck my mother and my family through a very difficult case and was able to resolve my mother's case with a recovery that my entire family neve...
  • Anna Recommends Steven Goldstein

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  • Sheri M. Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Steven made sure I knew what was going on every step of the way in my personal injury case. He did a great job, and I highly recommend him to anyone who needs help. He got a great result for me. I always tell everyone I know to call Steven if they are hurt in an accident.
  • Brian Hardy Recommends Steven Goldstein

    I have known Steven and his staff for over 20 years. They have handled other cases for me and my family. Once again, they did not disappoint. Steven settled my case quickly and got me more money then I thought the insurance company would pay me. There is a reason I keep coming back, and referring...
  • Joann Ruggiero Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Steven Goldstein is a wonderful lawyer and an even better person. My case was not easy. Steven was always compassionate and available. He has a very kind way of speaking with his clients. He knows his stuff. I was most impressed by how the defense lawyers respected him. I would tell anyone to cal...
  • Dario Guzman Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Steven and his staff were excellent. I had surgery and missed some time from work. Steven was able to help keep me afloat and get me my lost wages. He wound up settling my case right before trial. I was extremely happy with the result and attention I received. I highly recommend Steven and his st...
  • Barbarin Sanchez Recommends Steven Goldstein

    Steven and his staff did a great job for me.  After settling my case for the policy limits of the other driver, Steven settled with my own insurance company for more money than I even realized I had purchased on my insurance policy.  What a great surprise to hear the final number of my settlement...


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