Robert Alexander Zubkus
Rochester, NH's Divorce & Criminal Defense Attorney

Born in Rochester, New Hampshire and raised in Portsmouth, New Hampshire; married — three children. Graduated from Portsmouth High School, 1975
B.S. — Business Management; Plymouth State University 1980
J.D. — University of the Pacific — McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, CA 1987
New Hampshire Army National Guard
U.S. Army, Captain, Field Artillery
1987-1988 Prosecutor, Dover New Hampshire Police Department
1988-1989 Assistant County Attorney, Rockingham County Attorney’s Office
1989-1994 Law Offices of Hoover & Zubkus, Rochester, NH
1994-Present Partner, Law Offices of Hanlon & Zubkus, Rochester, NH

 Criminal Defense: Criminal Lawyer Zubkus has tried approximately one hundred jury trials and several hundred bench trials over the past 25 years of practicing law.

Felony representation has included Aggravated Felonious Sexual Assault, Attempted Murder, Arson, Sales of Narcotics and Controlled Drugs, Witness Tampering and various other felony offenses.

He has represented clients accused of adult crimes in the juvenile system that have included Aggravated Felonious Sexual Assault, Assault, Arson, and Second Degree Assault.
DWI/DUI/Motor Vehicle: Prosecuted many DWI/DUI cases in District and Superior Court. Successfully defended clients charged with DWI/DUI and other motor vehicle offenses in bench trials and jury trials throughout New Hampshire.

In addition to Court representation, Attorney Zubkus also has successfully represented clients before the New Hampshire Department of Motor Vehicles, Bureau of Hearings, on Habitual Offender Certification/Decertification, Administrative License Suspension Hearings, Auto Dealership Hearings and Fatality Hearings.
Learn more about Rochester, NH's experienced criminal lawyer.

Divorce & Family Law: Divorce Attorney Zubkus has represented men and women in divorce, custody, child support and post-divorce actions since 1989 throughout New Hampshire. The types of cases have varied from those involving few assets to those involving substantial assets and custody matters involving allegations of child sexual abuse and neglect.

Learn more abour Robert Zubkus as Rochester, NH's local divorce attorney.

Civil Litigation: Since 1989, Attorney Zubkus has been litigating civil matters throughout the State New Hampshire. The matters have ranged from minor small claims cases in the District Courts to complex actions in Superior Court against the State of New Hampshire and large corporations. He has successfully brought to resolution many personal injury claims, including one of $500,000.00.

Landlord/Tenant Law: This office represents several landlords owning, operating or managing large apartment complexes or various apartments throughout the State of New Hampshire. This office often does the entire eviction process for our clients, to include serving the tenants the original eviction notice, to actually delivering the Writ of Possession to the sheriff for service on the tenant. We represent tenants who have been unjustly evicted or who have been harmed by violations of New Hampshire RSA 540-A.

Bankruptcy: Attorney Zubkus has personally filed hundreds of bankruptcy petitions on behalf of clients since 1989. The office continues to handle bankruptcy cases on behalf of clients who have suffered financial misfortune. He has litigated matters in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Hampshire, representing both the debtor and the creditor.
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Filed the brief, appeared and argued appeals before the New Hampshire Supreme Court, including the following published cases:
State v. Gowen, 150 NH 286 (2003)
State V. Hunt, 155 NH 465 (2007)
Great Traditions Home Builders, Inc. v. O’Connor 157 NH 387 (2008)
Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member, NH Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member, NH Association for Justice (Trial Lawyers Association)
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