Attorney John Portanova
Attorney John Portanova is a hard-working Jersey City defense lawyer who is passionate about providing strong representation to people charged with crimes in the state of New Jersey.
At Bhatt Law Group John handles criminal and traffic cases with a dedication to protecting the constitutional rights of each person he represents, from their initial contact with law enforcement until their case is finished.
John applies a strong attention to detail to each case, scouring the case file for the evidence and information that will achieve a favorable result. He knows that sometimes the seemingly smallest fact or detail can be the turning point in a case, and he works to uncover those facts to get the best possible result in court.
He understands that encountering the criminal justice system can be intimidating, so he also strives to provide strong, straightforward communication so that the people he represents understand what’s happening each step of the way in their case.
John has a degree in history and political science, and considered a career in the political realm before attending law school at Rutgers. His desire with his career is to help people in need and fight for fairness in the system.
- Rutgers Law School, 2012, JD
- Rutgers University, 2009, Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science
- New Jersey
- New Jersey State Bar Association