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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 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 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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Brian Patrick Barrett

Brian Patrick Barrett
Brian P. Barrett
5676 Cascade Rd
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Licensed for 19 years, Brian Patrick Barrett is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Law lawyer who attended Syracuse University College of Law... read more >

Linda Friedman Ramirez

Linda Friedman Ramirez
Linda Friedman Ramirez P.A.
14 Catherine St
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Licensed for 27 years, Linda Friedman Ramirez is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Willamette University College of Law... read more >

Reginald Hudson Bedell

Reginald Hudson Bedell
Reginald H. Bedell
7564 Court Street
Elizabethtown, NY 12932
Licensed for 25 years, Reginald Hudson Bedell is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Golden Gate University School of Law... read more >

Noreen Ellen Mccarthy

Noreen Ellen Mccarthy
Mccarthy Law
PO BOX 756
Keene Valley, NY
Licensed for 10 years, Noreen Ellen Mccarthy is a Local Government Law and Immigration Law lawyer who attended University of Connecticut Sc... 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.

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