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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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Laura Solinger

Laura Solinger
Laura Solinger, Esq.
51020 NY-25
Southold, NY 11971
Licensed for 30 years, Laura Solinger is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Northeastern University School of Law... read more >

Brian J Hughes

Brian J Hughes
Southold Justice Court
53095 Main Rd
Southold, NY 11971
Licensed for 36 years, Brian J Hughes is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended St Johns University... read more >

Joseph Arthur Hanshe

Joseph Arthur Hanshe
Joseph A. Hanshe P.c.
116 Greene Ave
Sayville, NY 11782
Licensed for 36 years, Joseph Arthur Hanshe is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center... read more >

James Patrick Mccarthy

James Patrick Mccarthy
James Patrick Mccarthy Esq
24 Research Way Ste 400
Setauket- East Setauket, NY 11733
Licensed for 39 years, James Patrick Mccarthy is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Pace Law School... read more >

James Xikis

James Xikis
31 Osage St
Selden, NY 11784
Licensed for 15 years, James Xikis is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Daniel Russo

Daniel Russo
P.O. Box 1462
East Quogue, NY 11942
Daniel Russo is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Brian Joseph Desesa

Brian Joseph Desesa
Adam Miller Group, P.c
Main St
Bridgehampton, NY 11932
Licensed for 14 years, Brian Joseph Desesa is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Shepard Broad Law Center - Nova Southeastern Universit... read more >

Steven Carter Taitz

Steven Carter Taitz
Taroff & Taitz, Llp
630 Johnson Ave Ste 105
Bohemia, NY 11716
Licensed for 33 years, Steven Carter Taitz is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Miami (FL)... read more >

Dorothy Cavalier

Dorothy Cavalier
Office Of Legislator Sarah S. Anker- Ld 6
620 NY-25A STE B
Mount Sinai, NY 11766
Licensed for 25 years, Dorothy Cavalier is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended St Johns University... read more >

Marianne Susanna Rantala

Marianne Susanna Rantala
Marianne S. Rantala, P.c.
57 E Main St
Patchogue, NY 11772
Licensed for 12 years, Marianne Susanna Rantala is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Miami School of Law... read more >

Lori Cohen

Lori Cohen
Law Office Of Lori Cohen, Esq, P.c.
455 Inlet Ln
Greenport, NY 11944
Licensed for 35 years, Lori Cohen is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended SUNY Buffalo Law School... read more >

Steve Fondulis

Steve Fondulis
Steve Fondulis, Esq.
503 Main St
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
Licensed for 44 years, Steve Fondulis is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Washington University School of Law... read more >

Richard M Borrelli

Richard M Borrelli
Richard M Borrelli
627 Horseblock Road Ste 102
Farmingville, NY 11738
Licensed for 32 years, Richard M Borrelli is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Touro... read more >

Steven Edward LoSquadro

Steven Edward LoSquadro
Steven E. Losquadro, P.c.
649 NY-25A Ste 4
Rocky Point, NY 11778
Licensed for 32 years, Steven Edward LoSquadro is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Washington College of Law - American University... read more >

Carl A Irace

Carl A Irace
Law Offices Of Carl Andrew Irace & Associates
15 Gay Rd 26th Floor
East Hampton, NY 11937
Carl A Irace is a DUI / DWI and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Steven Gacovino

Steven Gacovino
GACOVINO LAKE & ASSOCIATES, P.C.
270 WEST MAIN STREET
Sayville, NY 11782
Steven Gacovino is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Matthew J Martinez

Matthew J Martinez
Law Office Of Matthew J. Martinez
52 Main St
Sayville, NY 11782
Licensed for 20 years, Matthew J Martinez is a Criminal Defense and Local Government Law lawyer who attended Syracuse University College of... read more >

Eric Brian Besso

Eric Brian Besso
25 Candee Ave
Sayville, NY 11782
Licensed for 37 years, Eric Brian Besso is a Marijuana Law and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Southwestern Law School... read more >

Izabela Kropiwnicka

Izabela Kropiwnicka
149 NY-27A
Southampton, NY 11968
Licensed for 13 years, Izabela Kropiwnicka is a Immigration Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Touro... 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.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

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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