Biographical Information

Daniel M. Rosenberg is a passionate, aggressive, and highly effective criminal defense attorney based in Burlington County, New Jersey.   While he primarily focuses on criminal defense, his areas of practice also include Restraining Order (TRO) prosecution and defense, DUI/DWI, civil litigation, personal injury matters, and general counsel for both individuals and businesses.

Mr. Rosenberg’s criminal experience includes prosecuting and/or defending individuals charged with possession and/or distribution of drugs, aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault, arson, kidnapping, aggravated assault, robbery, theft, auto theft, home invasions, Murder and a litany of other offenses. He has experience trying criminal matters and is familiar with the criminal justice system.  Mr. Rosenberg is also Certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Criminal Trial Attorney.  The Supreme Court employs a rigorous vetting process wherein an attorney must possess substantial criminal trial experience, receive exemplary assessments from both Judges and Opposing Counsel alike, and pass a comprehensive written evaluation of Criminal Trial Law.

In addition to his extensive criminal practice, Mr. Rosenberg is also a zealous civil litigation attorney with both plaintiff and defense litigation experience. His civil practice includes personal injury, CEPA, Administrative matters, Administrative Disciplinary Defense matters, Employment matters, FRO/TRO defense and general defense litigation.

supremecourtsealfrontpageMr. Rosenberg has extensive experience and training in criminal and civil litigation. After graduating from the Rutgers School of Law-Rutgers, he was a New Jersey Supreme Court Judicial Law Clerk to Justice Peter G. Verniero (Ret.). Mr. Rosenberg was also an Assistant Prosecutor with the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office, where he prosecuted juvenile and adult jury trials to verdict. As an Assistant Prosecutor, Mr. Rosenberg received firearms trainings, forensic interviewing courses and sexual assault investigation and prosecution. Mr. Rosenberg’s experience as a county prosecutor provides him with knowledge and experience that sets him apart from most criminal defense lawyers in Burlington County. He is well versed in the arrest, bail, pre-trial and indictment procedures. Mr. Rosenberg also defends individuals charged with DUI and a certified Alcotest 7110 MKIII-C operator, the machine utilized by New Jersey law enforcement to test breath samples in DUI prosecution. In 2015, Mr. Rosenberg’s Criminal Defense practice was acknowledged as Daniel was included in the annual list of New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Stars.

Mr. Rosenberg and his office also provide small business legal representation and counsel.

Outside the practice of law, Mr. Rosenberg is an adjunct professor for “Trial Advocacy Skills” at Rutgers School of Law-Camden and a former lecturer at the Burlington County Police Academy in the area of cross-examination.  He also moderates and teaches continuing legal education courses at Rutgers School of Law-Camden.

Mr. Rosenberg is also a founder and trustee of the AJ Butz Foundation, whose mission is to raise awareness of the growing opiate and prescription drug addiction epidemic, raise funds for drug rehabilitation treatment for addicts who cannot afford help on their own and support long-term drug and alcohol recovery. 

In his personal time, Mr. Rosenberg he is a determined endurance athlete and Ultrarunner.  He has finished over 150 Ultramarathons (any run exceeding 26.2 miles) and 9 one hundred (100) Mile Races, including the Western States 100.

Admission Dates & Jurisdictions

New Jersey, 2003

Pennsylvania, 2003

New York, 2004

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2003

United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2014

United States Supreme Court, 2014


University of Rutgers School of Law-Camden, 2003, J.D., High Honors
Drexel University, 2000, B.S., Summa Cum Laude

Professional Experience

New Jersey Supreme Court, Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Peter G. Verniero (Ret.), Flemington, NJ

Wolf Popper LLC, Associate, New York, NY

Law Offices of Alan Zegas, Chatham, NJ

Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office, Assistant Prosecutor, Mt. Holly, NJ

Law Offices of Mark W. Catanzaro, Associate, Mt. Holly, NJ


Honors & Awards

Named as New Jersey “Super Lawyer, Rising Star”, as published in Super Lawyer Magazine, 2015

Named as one of the “Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers” in New Jersey by the National Trial Lawyers Association, 2014 & ’15

Recognized as a one of the “Top Attorneys” in Southern New Jersey by SJ Magazine, 2015

Recognized as “Nation’s Top One Percent” by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, 2015

10 Best Award in Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys, 2014 & ’15

Rated “10” and “Superb” by lawyer rating on AVVO.com

Named “Top Lawyers In New Jersey” as listed in The Legal Network, 2013, ’14 & ’15

Professional Associations

Burlington County Bar Association

Camden County Bar Association

New Jersey State Bar Association, Criminal Law Section

Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey

National College for DUI Defense

DUI Defense Lawyers Association

Association of Federal Defense Attorneys