Charles J. Uliano

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in West Long Branch, New Jersey

Chamlin Uliano & Walsh
Charles J. Uliano
Chamlin Uliano & Walsh

Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, DUI-DWI; view more

Licensed in New Jersey since: 1974

Education: Seton Hall University School of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2024

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Chamlin Uliano & Walsh

268 Norwood Avenue
West Long Branch, NJ 07764 Visit website


Attorney Charles J. Uliano is a partner with Chamlin Uliano & Walsh law firm in West Long Branch, New Jersey. Nationally ranked as among the preeminent trial lawyers in the country, Mr. Uliano holds his certification as both a civil and criminal trial attorney from the Supreme Court of New Jersey, and he has more than 46 years of total legal experience. 

Serving clients throughout Monmouth and Ocean counties and the surrounding areas, Mr. Uliano provides unmatched counsel and support to those who have legal needs involving any of the following:

· Criminal law

· DUI/DWI defense

· Personal injury

· Motor vehicle accidents

· Construction accidents

· Workers' compensation

· Professional negligence, and medical malpractice and nursing home abuse

A former prosecutor with Monmouth County, Mr. Uliano has extensive trial experience and a unique insight into the criminal justice system from both sides. This enables him to devise the most effective strategies possible for the accused, and he has gained a reputation for his fierce advocacy. From his efforts, he has secured a long record of acquittals, dismissals and reductions of charges for the accused, and he has recovered millions of dollars in total compensation for those suffering needlessly through no fault of their own.

In honor of his impeccable professionalism and outstanding client service, Mr. Uliano has earned an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell along with perennial top rankings and endorsements from his peers. He also received the 2009 Professional Lawyer of the Year Award from the New Jersey State Bar Association's Commission on Professionalism in the Law, and he has received numerous testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients.

A 1970 graduate of La Salle University, Mr. Uliano obtained his Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1974. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.

A leader in his legal community, Mr. Uliano has served as trustee representative to Monmouth County for the New Jersey State Bar Association, and he has served on the Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointment Committee as well as chair of the Nominating Committee. He is also the former president of the Monmouth County Bar Association and once served as trustee to the organization as well as chair of its Criminal Practice and Judicial Selection Committee.

He is also a member of the American Association for Justice, the Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey and the New Jersey Police Defense Association, as well as the New Jersey State Bar's Supreme Court Committee on Arbitration. He has also served as instructor of Police Civil Liability for both the Monmouth County and Ocean County Police Academies.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice areas

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Criminal Defense, Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI, Workers' Compensation: Claimant

Focus areas

Construction Accident, Criminal Law, DUI/DWI, Motor Vehicle Accidents

  • 20% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 40% Criminal Defense
  • 20% Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
  • 20% Workers' Compensation: Claimant

First Admitted: 1974, New Jersey

Professional Webpage:

Bar/Professional Activity:
  • New Jersey Police Defense Association, Member, 2000 – present
  • American Association for Justice, Member, 1979 – Present
  • Monmouth County Bar Association, Criminal Practice & Judicial Selection Committee, Past Chair
  • Monmouth County Bar Association, Trustee
  • Monmouth County Bar Association, President, 1999 – 2000
  • New Jersey State Bar, Supreme Court Committee on Arbitration, Member
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1974
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Judicial & Prosecutorial Appointment Committee, Member 2007 – present
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Nominating Committee, Chairman, 2006 – 2007
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Monmouth County Trustee Representative, 2001 – 2007
  • Active member of the Monmouth Bar Association, New Jersey State Bar Association, New Jersey Association for Justice and Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers of New Jersey and the American Bar Association.
  • New Jersey, 1974
  • Strathmore’s Who’s Who
  • Seleted to New Jersey Super Lawyers List, 2007 – 2017
  • The committee is a joint venture of the the NJ State Bar Association, both the State and Federal Judiciaries, as well as the state's three law schools., Professional Lawyer of the Year, NJ Bar Association's Committee on Professionalism, 2009
  • Abraham J. Zager Award for Professionalism, Monmouth Bar Association, 2002
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Instructor, Police Civil Liability, Monmouth County Police Academy
  • Instructor, Police Civil Liability, Ocean County Police Academy
Verdicts/Settlements (Case Results):
  • Lavelle vs. Allied Signal Corporation, 1992
Educational Background:
  • LaSalle University, B.A., Phi Kappa Tau, Court Chief Justice Member, Student Judiciary Committee, Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges 1970 President, 1970
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Mr. Uliano is one of only 43 attorneys, state-wide, that holds a Dual Certification by the Supreme Court of New Jersey in both Civil and Criminal Law

Office location for Charles J. Uliano

268 Norwood Avenue
West Long Branch, NJ 07764

Phone: 732-229-3200


18 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2024

Certificates and credentials

New Jersey Board on Attorney Certification
Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Civil Trial Attorney
New Jersey Board on Attorney Certification
Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Criminal Trial Attorney

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