Meet Our Monmouth County New Jersey Criminal Attorneys
Keith G. Oliver
Before founding Proetta & Oliver, and heading up our Monmouth County practice Keith Oliver, Esq. was a partner at one of the New Jersey’s largest criminal law firms. While there, he handled hundreds of criminal cases and was rewarded by being named as the youngest partner in the firm’s history. Mr. Oliver is well known for his sheer work ethic and out-working his competitors. He brings this same mentality to every client’s case to ensure the highest level of representation.
Over the years, Mr. Oliver has obtained several nominations and awards based on his work in the field of criminal defense including being recognized by his fellow peers as Super Lawyers Rising Star. He was also named one of the Top 40 Criminal Attorneys under 40 in New Jersey by the National Trial Lawyers Association.
Mr. Oliver is solely dedicated to the practice of criminal defense, and likes to use his experience to construct effective defense strategies for his clients. Committed to constant growth and development, Mr. Oliver regularly attends continuing legal education classes in order to remain at the forefront of current case law. He leverages practical experience and cutting-edge legal knowledge to strategize and execute criminal defense at the highest level.
William A. Proetta
One of the firm’s founding partners, William Proetta, is an experienced and dedicated litigation defense lawyer. He has literally handled and worked on thousands of cases and different charges in municipal court and Superior Court throughout New Jersey, including Monmouth County.
His experience includes defending clients against drugs, weapons, theft, assault, and shoplifting crimes and representing juvenile offenders in delinquency and criminal proceedings. In municipal court, Mr. Proetta has extensive knowledge and training in the defense of DWI charges. He is certified as an instructor for the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and a certified administrator of the Alcotest Machine. Those are the two key pieces of evidence used in a DWI prosecution. He also helps clients clear their criminal record for convictions and arrests through an expungement.
Mr. Fay is a partner at Proetta & Oliver. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Fay spent his career as a Deputy Attorney General with the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General. Mr. Fay prosecuted countless cases from the initial investigation up to trial. His extensive experience has provided him with a distinct understanding of the Criminal Justice System in New Jersey. He is dedicated in his work to criminal defense, which includes matters in Federal Court (United States District Court), Burlington County Superior Court and surrounding areas including local Municipal Courts. Some of the more common cases he handles include aggravated assault, armed robbery, burglary, drug distribution, drug possession, driving while intoxicated, shoplifting, eluding, carjacking and shoplifting. Mr. Fay’s main objective is to obtain the best results possible for his clients. Every case requires a different approach. Whether we attack the case in an adversarial manner with countless motions or utilize a deft-hand, Mr. Fay will always demonstrate zealous advocacy for his clients. It should be an expectation that your attorney is protecting your constitutional rights. Contact Mr. Fay to learn exactly how we can do just that.