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What Is a Plea Bargain & Does It Benefit a Criminal Defendant?

What Is a Plea Bargain & Does It Benefit a Criminal Defendant?

Across the United States the majority of criminal cases don’t end with a jury trial and verdict. A huge number of criminal defendants forgo their day in court, and instead, they agree to a plea bargain with the prosecution. The percentage of cases that end in a plea bargain has continued to rise over the…

First Steps If You Are Arrested for Embezzlement in New York

First Steps If You Are Arrested for Embezzlement in New York

Maybe the movies made it seem exciting to be involved with white-collar crime and embezzlement in New York, but reality lacks any of Hollywood’s glamour. Instead these serious criminal charges come with the potential for a life-altering prison sentence and other negative consequences. In fact, even in the movies these individuals rarely end up with…

Stay Safe on the Road: Driving Tips from a New York DWI Defense Attorney

Stay Safe on the Road: Driving Tips from a New York DWI Defense Attorney

Whether you are planning a big night out or simply heading to happy hour, the combination of alcohol and transportation is always a sticking point. It is never a good idea to get behind the wheel after you had a few beers, and in a city like New York there are plenty of other options.…

NYC Criminal Defense Lawyer Explains: What Is Statute of Limitations?

NYC Criminal Defense Lawyer Explains: What Is Statute of Limitations?

NYC Criminal Defense Lawyer Explains: What Is Statute of Limitations? There are actually two layers to criminal law in the State of New York. The first layer is comprised of prohibited and illegal activity – crimes. All crimes in the state, except those proscribed at the federal level, are found under the New York Penal…

Defending Against Assault Charges in New York City

Defending Against Assault Charges in New York City

Defending Against Assault Charges in New York City Assault is one of the most common crimes in the State of New York. There are nearly 45,000 assaults reported to police in New York every year. Of this 45,000, a vast number occur in New York City. In 2016, 20,876 assaults were reported in NYC. However,…

How to Find the Best Criminal Defense Lawyer for Your Case

How to Find the Best Criminal Defense Lawyer for Your Case

How to Find the Best Criminal Defense Lawyer for Your Case Criminal defense lawyers are consistently asked, “How do I hire the best criminal lawyer after I’ve been arrested?” or “How do I find the right criminal lawyer for my case?” These questions typically come from friends, family, and acquaintances living in other cities or…

Is Crime Heating Up in NYC in the Summer?

Is Crime Heating Up in NYC in the Summer?

Is Crime Heating Up in NYC in the Summer? In New York City the month of June means baseball games, warmer temperatures, crowded restaurant patios, rooftop bars, and the official start to summer. Sometimes this season can feel idyllic in the Big Apple, but the start of summer also means an increase in the number…

Can Facebook Get You Arrested?

Can Facebook Get You Arrested?

Can Facebook Get You Arrested? Beginning in 2012 the New York Police Department famously started using Facebook posts to locate, track, arrest, and prosecute individuals who openly shared photos and statuses related to street crews. Eventually this practice morphed into something different, as the New York police and other police divisions around the country, started…

Do You Need to Hire a NY Sex Crimes Lawyer?

Do You Need to Hire a NY Sex Crimes Lawyer?

Do You Need to Hire a NY Sex Crimes Lawyer? Are you are under investigation by the police for a sex crime? Have you have been questioned by a detective or other law enforcement officer related to a sex crime? Were you arrested and charged with a sex crime in the State of New York?…

Top 5 Mistakes Defendants Make After an Arrest for Domestic Violence

Top 5 Mistakes Defendants Make After an Arrest for Domestic Violence

Top 5 Mistakes Defendants Make After an Arrest for Domestic Violence The laws in New York are designed to harshly and forcefully deal with an individual charged with domestic violence. This isn’t always fair to the defendant, but it is considered necessary to protect victims. Therefore, providing a strong defense to domestic violence is necessary…

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