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The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.

When choosing a criminal defense attorney in Chemung County, New York, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.

Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.

Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.

A criminal defense lawyer in Chemung County, New York should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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Nancy Marie Eraca

Nancy Marie Eraca
Law Office Of Nancy Eraca
150 Lake St FL 3
Elmira, NY 14901
Licensed for 30 years, Nancy Marie Eraca is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Pace Law School... read more >

Kevin Patrick Flynn

Kevin Patrick Flynn
The Law Office of Kevin P. Flynn
100 North Main Street Suite 301
Elmira, NY 14901
Licensed for 26 years, Kevin Patrick Flynn is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Paul Stephen Barton

Paul Stephen Barton
Barton Law Firm, Llp
304 E Church St
Elmira, NY 14901
Licensed for 15 years, Paul Stephen Barton is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Michigan State University College of Law... read more >
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NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.

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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.

New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

NYSACDL is dedicated to creating a strong, well-trained defense bar to protect the rights of the accused while providing support and education to criminal defense lawyers.