Criminal Defense Practice Areas

Jason C. Kadish is an experienced defense attorney and former prosecutor. He has represented clients in all types of homicide, felony, and misdemeanor trials. Fighting for your rights and achieving the best possible outcome is always his goal. Mr. Kadish has been recognized for his efforts on behalf of his clients by being placed on the Super Lawyers 2017 Rising Stars list. He has also been selected as an Executive Member of the American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys.

Hiring a skilled criminal defense attorney can mean the difference between no jail time and many years in prison. It is important for you to talk with Mr. Kadish before deciding how to proceed with your case. Please contact the office today for a free consultation. Mr. Kadish represents individuals throughout the greater Philadelphia area.

Not Guilty – Philadelphia Firearms Case

Commonwealth v. A.H.

Client was charged with illegal possession of a firearm and several charges related to the firearm charge. The police alleged that they observed client place an item in the rear compartment of a sport-utility vehicle. At trial, Mr. Kadish elicited testimony from the police that any movement made by client in the vehicle would have been incredibly difficult for police to observe.

Result: Client acquitted of all charges.

All Charges Withdrawn – Philadelphia Drug Case

Commonwealth v. S.S.

Client accused of possessing a large amount of crack, with the intent to deliver, along with drug paraphernalia and a firearm. During a motion to suppress drugs, drug paraphernalia and a gun found during a search, Mr. Kadish demonstrated that the police entered the bedroom without a search warrant or valid exception to the warrant requirement.

Result – Commonwealth withdrew all charges.

Not Guilty – Murder, Assault & Firearms Case

Commonwealth v. G.M.

Client charged with Attempted Murder, Aggravated Assault, and Firearms charges after a shooting inside a diner. During trial, Mr. Kadish’s cross-examination of police and witnesses called into question the identification of client as the shooter. Closer examination by Mr. Kadish of the recovered videotape showed client fleeing from the scene along with other patrons, without a firearm.

Result: Client acquitted on all charges.


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