Christopher L. Baxter, Esquire

Christopher L. Baxter

With 30 years experience in DWI/DUI courtrooms and more than 11 years of experience as a tough municipal prosecutor, Christopher Baxter brings a unique advantage to the DUI / DWI defense cases of his clients. He is a Burlington County DUI lawyer who has extensive knowledge of how both the defense and the prosecution work in these types of DWI matters. Mr. Baxter has prosecuted cases in numerous towns in New Jersey, which include Moorestown, Delran, Burlington City, Westampton, Mt. Holly, Woodland, and Riverside. He also assisted in cases in Edgewater Park, Pemberton, and Mt. Laurel.

Today, Mr. Baxter focuses his legal practice on protecting the rights and freedom of individuals who have been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated. As a lawyer who been practicing attorney in New Jersey for over 30 years, he has the skill and experience that are needed to effectively represent for his clients in and out of the courtroom. Attorney Baxter has handled approximately 3,200 cases as a former prosecutor and a defense lawyer.

Professional Awards & Accolades

  • Named a Top DWI Attorney by *SJ Magazine 2009 - 2018 as voted by fellow attorneys
  • Named a Top DWI Attorney by *South Jersey Magazine 2009 - 2018 as voted by fellow attorneys
  • Named an "Awesome Attorney" in criminal law by *South Jersey Magazine, 2005

DWI Training

  • Received recognition and training from Axion Analytical Labs in Forensic Gas Chromatography Analysis of Blood Evidence, in GC/Mass Spectrometry analysis of solid drug samples, and in GC/Mass Spectrometry analysis of biological fluids for the presence of drugs.
  • New Jersey Attorney General training: The Use of Alcotest Breath Testing Instruments In Municipal Prosecutions
  • Successful completion of Draeger Alcotest 7110 operator training course
  • Studied standard field sobriety testing procedures by The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
  • Trained by Axion Analytical Labs in solid drug analysis and operation of gas chromotography - mass spectrometry instruments

Additional Activities

  • Fellow—American Institute of Chemists
  • Adjunct Professor of Law - Widener University Law School
    • Teaching DWI Course


Television Appearances

  • "Today's Law" with Saul Segan - Greater Media Cable (featured guest)
  • "The Law & You" - New Jersey Cable Television (featured guest)

Media Publication Interviews & Features

  • Burlington County Times
  • Courier-Post
  • Philadelphia Inquirer
  • New Jersey Lawyer
  • New Jersey Law Journal
  • The Barrister
  • Philadelphia Legal Intelligencer
  • Boston College News Weekly
  • Moorestown News Weekly

Schedule your free initial consultation today!

Attorney Baxter will personally contact you by phone the same day of receiving your phone or email request for a DWI consultation. Your fist consultation is free! Call the Law Offices of Christopher L. Baxter today at 856-235-9881.

Aggressive Defense

Regardless of the Circumstances

When it comes to your future, you do not want to place your trust in just any DWI lawyer. Not only does Attorney Baxter have a *10.0 Rating on Avvo, he also is a recipient of the 2015 Clients' Choice award. This demonstrates our attorney's ability to secure favorable outcomes on behalf of our clients, no matter how complex the situation may be. Although you may be worried about what the future holds, you do not have to work through this time on your own. We stand ready to relentlessly defend you from the moment of your initial consultation until the resolution of your case.



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