Attorney Profile

Former Prosecutor


With over 35 years of 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 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 under the influence. As a lawyer who has been practicing in New Jersey for over 35 years, he has the skill and experience needed to effectively represent his clients in and out of the courtroom. To date, Attorney Baxter has handled approximately 3,900 cases as a former prosecutor and a defense lawyer.

Former Prosecutor

Former Prosecutor

As a former municipal prosecutor, our attorney has handled DWI cases from both sides of the courtroom.

Proven Defense

Proven Defense

Our sole focus is DWI defense, and over the years, we have handled more than 3900 cases.

Reasonable Fees

Reasonable Fees

We work hard for a reasonable price, offering payment plans and accepting all major credit cards.

Rapid Response

Rapid Response

We are attentive to our clients, offering 24/7 helpful counsel to ensure questions are always answered.

Professional Awards & Accolades

  • Named a Top DWI Attorney by *SJ Magazine 2009 – 2020 as voted by fellow attorneys

  • Named a Top DWI Attorney by *South Jersey Magazine 2009 – 2020 as voted by fellow attorneys

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 9510 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 Legal Theory and Practice


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

Around The Web

Chris Baxter was recently invited to appear on the Mighty Merp Podcast with Melissa Rosenblum.  Take a look at the full episode where they discuss everything form Stave v Olenowski, Drug Recognition Examiners, and even admissibility.

Aggressive Defense
Regardless of the Circumstances

As a 2015 Clients’ Choice award recipient with a *10.0 Superb Avvo Rating, Attorney Baxter has demonstrated his 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 your initial consultation until the resolution of your case.

DWI Defense Qualities

How We Set The Bar For DWI Defense


Reasonable Rates & Payment Plan Options


More Than 3,900 DWI Cases Handled


Experience from Both Sides of the Courtroom


Available 24/7 to Assist Our Clients


Trained in the Use of Alcotest Breath Testing Instruments

Time is of the Essence
Act Fast to Protect Your License