Brian D. Schwartz, ESQ.

Phone: 908-322-2333 Ext. 217

Brian leads our transactional, business, and real estate practices utilizing his vast experience. He has developed experience with over 40 years of practice in negotiating contracts, handling business and real estate purchases, sales, leasing and refinancing, and when needed, business and real estate litigation.

Brian focuses on zoning and land use matters, representing builders, developers, and land use boards throughout his career. He has appeared before over 30 boards in over a dozen different counties in New Jersey and currently represents two land use boards.

Brian D. Schwartz, ESQ.

Brian is also an essential part of our civil litigation practice, particularly in business, commercial, real estate and creditors’ rights litigation. He has extensive experience in representing parties in business disputes that result in litigation or arbitration, having successfully brought many actions on emergent bases as well as successfully mediating or trying business dispute cases. Brian is also adept at representing creditors in bankruptcy courts utilizing his combined knowledge of real estate and creditors’ rights law.

Real Estate Transactions and Litigation
Business Transactions and Litigation
Trusts, Wills, Estates & Probate
Land Use and Zoning
Creditors' Rights/Debt Collection

New Jersey Bar (1978)
Admitted to the United States District
Court for the District of New Jersey
and before the 3rd Circuit Court of

Duke University, BA (1975)
Villanova School of Law (1978)

New Jersey State Bar Association
North Plainfield Lions Club Board of Directors
Duke Alumni Club of New Jersey, Vice President

If you're facing criminal charges, don't wait a minute longer to call Schwatz, Hanna & Olsen at 856-727-5312. We're ready to fight for you.

Maged W. Hanna, ESQ.

Phone: 908-322-2333 Ext. 229

Maged leads our substantial creditors’ rights practice and supervises our collection department. He focuses his practice on litigating civil cases in the areas of creditors’ rights, personal injury, and employment law (prosecution and defense of harassment, discrimination and retaliation claims). Maged also has extensive experience providing legal advice to employers regarding to employment matters and litigation. Maged has broad experience in business and real estate transactions and litigation. Maged continues to represent defendants in criminal matters pending in the Superior and Municipal Courts throughout the State of New Jersey.

Brian D. Schwartz, ESQ.

Maged is often praised and acknowledged for his unsurpassed negotiation skills which are critical to his areas of practice. He has a tireless commitment to his clients, all of which is reflected in the results he obtains for his clients’ benefit. 

Creditors' Rights/Debt Collection
Business Law
Personal Injury & Workers' Compensation
Employment Law
Criminal & Municipal Law

New Jersey State Bar (2001)
U.S. District Court of New Jersey (2001)
New York State Bar (2018)

Rutgers, BA English Literature (1995)
Rutgers University School of Law-Camden, JD (2000)

Fluent in Arabic

Christopher George Olsen

Phone: (908) 322-2333 ext. 216

Christopher Olsen is a highly skilled New Jersey criminal and traffic lawyer with a stellar reputation. Licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, he primarily serves clients residing in Somerset, Mercer County, and surrounding areas. He is passionate about his work in criminal law and committed to the well-being of his clients, regardless of the charges they face.

Academic and Professional History

Christopher George Olsen

Before he entered the legal profession, Christopher Olsen obtained his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics at Rutgers University. He continued on at Rutgers as a law student, enrolling in the university's esteemed law school. He earned his Juris Doctor from Rutgers and moved on to the James E. Beasley School of Law at Temple University, where he eventually obtained his Master of Laws in Trial Advocacy. His strong academic background has continually proven an asset in and out of court.

After he earned multiple legal degrees, Christopher Olsen began his career with Lavin, Coleman, O'Neil, Ricci, Finarelli & Gray. He was an associate attorney there for several years, and then spent several additional years with Olsen & Henry, LLC. He has spent the last decade providing criminal defense in Somerset and Mercer Counties through the Law Office of Christopher Olsen.

Christopher Olsen: Skilled Criminal Defense in Somerset and Mercer County

Whether you have been accused of speeding or have received a DUI in Somerville, NJ, you owe it to yourself to meet with a respected legal advocate who can help you achieve a satisfactory resolution. Without proper defense, you may find yourself on the hook for thousands of dollars in fines, a suspended license, higher insurance rates, or even time in jail. It is not worth risking these penalties. Your best bet is to meet with a respected Somerville criminal defense attorney as soon as you can.

Christopher Olsen brings an extensive background in criminal law to his current work as a criminal defense and traffic attorney. He understands the local legal system and has the assertive demeanor needed to bring about favorable resolutions.

Effective Legal Counsel in Somerville and Mercer County, New Jersey

Eager to help those dealing with DUI, criminal charges, and traffic tickets in Somerset and Mercer Counties, Christopher Olsen is an excellent legal advocate to have at your side as you navigate New Jersey's criminal justice system. Feel free to contact the Law Office of Christopher Olsen to learn more about criminal and traffic ticket defense in Somerset and Mercer County, New Jersey.

Criminal Defense
Municipal Court Defense
Civil Litigation

New Jersey State Bar (1999)
U.S. District Court of New Jersey (2000)
Pennsylvania State Bar (2000)
Eastern District Court of Pennsylvania (2001)

B.S., Mathematics, Rutgers University (1995)
J.D. Rutgers University (2000)
Masters of Law, Trial Advocacy, Temple University (2001)

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