Scott A. Krasny

Scott A. Krasny

West Trenton, New Jersey
Scott Krasny has enjoyed a long and distinguished career since starting as a law clerk with the New Jersey Office of Administrative Law in 1982. He has been actively engaged in civil and criminal litigation and has been recognized as a Certified Criminal Trial (1996 – Present) and Certified Civil Trial (1992- 2017) attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court.

Areas of Practice

  • New Jersey Criminal Law
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Family Law
  • Appellate/Post-Conviction Relief Practice
  • Personal Injury
  • Complex Civil Litigation
  • Municipal Court and Appeals

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Criminal Trial, New Jersey Supreme Court (1996 – Present)
  • Civil Trial, New Jersey Supreme Court (1992 – 2017)

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1982
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1982
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1999


  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 1982

Honors and Awards

  • Professional Achievement Award, New Jersey State Bar Foundation, Young Lawyers Division, 1993
  • Professional Lawyer of the Year Award New Jersey Commission on Professionalism, 2000
  • Michael J. Nizolek Award for Service to the Bar, Mercer County Bar Association, 2004

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Mercer County Bar Association, Trustee, 1991 - Present
  • Mercer County Bar Association, President, 1998
  • Mercer County Bar Foundation, President, 2000
  • Supreme Court of New Jersey Board on Attorney Certification – Criminal, Chair 2014-Present
  • Supreme Court of New Jersey Board on Continuing Legal Education

Past Employment Positions

  • Schragger, Lavine, Nagy & Krasny, Partner, 1983 - 1993