Criminal Defense Lawyers & Police Misconduct Attorneys

4 Important Details in Marijuana Possession Cases – New York City Criminal Lawyer Explains

By |2017-08-31T17:43:43+00:00November 10th, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney|

Facing drug charges is nothing short of a traumatic experience. Although many states have relaxed marijuana laws, New York still has strict punishments for possession convictions. If you face drug charges, then one of your first calls should be to a criminal attorney. […]

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New York City False Arrest Lawyer Discusses 4 Steps in the False Arrest Claims Process

By |2017-08-31T17:43:44+00:00October 26th, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney, false arrest|

New York has a reputation for police misconduct, and the state is no stranger to false arrest claims. According to the Cato Institute’s National Police Misconduct Reporting Project, police misconduct occurs almost daily in New York. Fortunately, justice is available when police behave inappropriately, and victims do not have to be physically abused in order [...]

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Facing DUI Charges? Helpful Insights from a New York City DUI Lawyer

By |2017-08-31T17:43:44+00:00October 20th, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney, false arrest|

No driver wants to face DUI charges, but driving under the influence remains one of the most common criminal offenses in New York. Even a first-time conviction can come with steep fines and time behind bars, depending on the facts of the case. […]

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Criminal Lawyer in New York City Gives 2 Reasons to Register as a Sex Offender If Ordered by the Courts

By |2017-08-31T17:43:44+00:00October 15th, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney|

Both federal and state laws require sex offenders to list themselves on the Sex Offender Registry. The public can browse the Registry at will, using a simple Internet connection to find addresses, vehicles, photographs and physical descriptions of everyone listed. Because of this, many convicted sex offenders choose not to register in order to avoid [...]

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New York City Criminal Defense Lawyer Explains 3 Steps to Take after a Parole Violation

By |2017-08-31T17:43:44+00:00October 6th, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney|

Parole is an opportunity for convicts to reintegrate into society after being released from prison. During this time, it is vital that the parolee adheres to the specific terms of his or her parole. As the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision explains, there are serious consequences for parolees who fail to [...]

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New York City DUI Attorney Explains Why You Should Never Underestimate a First Offense

By |2017-08-31T17:43:45+00:00September 24th, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney|

Most Americans are familiar with DUI awareness campaigns from advertisements that blanket TV and radio broadcasts. Unfortunately, honest people still make mistakes, and a moment’s lapse in judgment can lead to life-changing consequences. […]

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If I Was Found Not Guilty, Can I Sue for False Arrest?

By |2017-08-31T17:43:45+00:00September 18th, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney, false arrest|

A false arrest is an unacceptable infringement that cuts to the very core of the Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Victims in these cases may feel powerless in their pursuit of justice. […]

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Understanding the Potential Outcomes of a False Arrest Case

By |2017-08-31T17:43:45+00:00September 3rd, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney|

Any arrest is a traumatic event, but if you have done nothing wrong or if police have violated your rights, then the matter becomes downright frustrating. Who is supposed to protect your rights if not the police? […]

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Common DUI Concerns during the Holidays

By |2017-08-31T17:43:45+00:00August 28th, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney|

With Labor Day just around the corner, New York residents are preparing for the end-of-summer festivities. While this may be one of the most enjoyable weekends of the year, it is important that partiers know how to stay safe and avoid DUI charges. […]

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4 Actions to Take after Police Have Falsely Arrested You

By |2017-08-31T17:43:45+00:00August 24th, 2015|Blog, Criminal Attorney, false arrest|

Everybody makes mistakes, and police officers are no exception. Unfortunately, a minor oversight or lapse in judgment can lead to a false arrest. […]

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