L.C. Kuberiet was sworn in yesterday as Acting Middlesex County Prosecutor by the
Honorable Alberto Rivas, A.J.S.C.
Thereafter, all prosecutors, investigators and detectives were similarly
sworn in as Acting Deputy Attorney Generals and Acting Investigators.
Prosecutor Kuberiet addressed his newly-sworn staff and vowed to continue
representing citizens and victims of Middlesex County with the same vigor that
he has done for the past 29 years and thanked his staff for their continued
dedication and support.
Prosecutor Kuberiet’s prosecutorial career began in 1990 when he was sworn in
as a Middlesex County Assistant Prosecutor by the Honorable Herman L. Breitkopf,
A.J.S.C. Acting Prosecutor Kuberiet was first
assigned to the Juvenile Unit. He thereafter
held assignments in the Sex Crimes Unit, the Gang and Career Criminal Unit and
the Major Crimes Unit, and served as a trial team leader and zone prosecutor. He has served as Section Chief of the
Juvenile Unit and the Major Crimes Unit.
January of 2011, Acting Prosecutor Kuberiet was elevated to Deputy First
Assistant Prosecutor by Prosecutor Bruce Kaplan, and was promoted again in 2013
to First Assistant Prosecutor by Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey. For the past eight years, Acting Prosecutor
Kuberiet has supervised over 200 staff members.
his 29 years of service, Acting Prosecutor Kuberiet has prosecuted and tried a
wide range of crimes including murders, aggravated sexual assaults, armed
robberies, kidnappings, drug cases, and juvenile matters. He is familiar with every aspect of the
criminal justice system and always tries to temper justice with mercy.
Prosecutor Kuberiet was born and raised in Middlesex County. He attended Albright College, and graduated from
Rutgers Law School. Thereafter, he
served as a law clerk to the Honorable David G. Lucas, J.S.C. in Somerset
Prosecutor Kuberiet has received numerous professional awards and honors over
the course of his career, including, most recently, the 2017 Attorney General’s
Excellence Award for Victim Justice in recognition of his commitment to
ensuring the criminal justice system treats victims with compassion and
dignity; and the 2017 Friend of Student Assistance Professionals of New Jersey
for outstanding dedication and service to students and families in New Jersey.
victims with dignity and respect as they navigate the criminal justice system
has been the hallmark of Acting Prosecutor Kuberiet’s career.
Prosecutor Kuberiet lives with his family in Middlesex County.