1. What You Should Know About Expungement

    For many offenders, the completion of their jail sentence and probation period brings the promise of a fresh start. However, because a person’s criminal record can significantly impact personal and professional opportunities, many people seek to get their record expunged. If you’re considering e…Read More

  2. A Closer Look at Credit Card Fraud

    With ever-changing technology, the job of criminal defense attorneys has become very complex when it comes to defending clients accused of credit card fraud. The credit card fraud laws of New Jersey are incredibly complex, and if you’ve been accused of a crime related to securing or using a credit…Read More

  3. Consequences of Felony Convictions in New York

    When you’re facing felony charges in the state of New York, you want to do everything you can to ensure you have legal representation that will help you fight for your rights. Because felonies can be so serious in nature, so are the consequences if you are convicted of one, and if you’re wonderi…Read More

  4. How a Felony Conviction Will Change Your Life

    After being accused of a crime, many clients come to our Chestnut Ridge office feeling overwhelmed, anxious, and frightened. This is understandable given the prospect of a potential conviction that could impact a large part of their future. A felony conviction, in particular, can have far-reaching e…Read More

  5. Does a Felony Conviction Ever Go Away?

    If you’re facing a felony conviction, you’re probably wondering how the charge will affect your life. Moving forward, a felony on your record will affect you in many different ways and cause you to make some changes to your lifestyle and plans because of the conviction. In this blog, we’ll dis…Read More

  6. Choosing the Right Criminal Defense Attorney

    If you’re facing a felony charge, you’re probably thinking about how to find a trusted criminal defense attorney to take on your case. However, it can be difficult to choose the right lawyer for your case, and be sure that he or she will have your best interests at heart. While it can be overwhe…Read More

  7. Defining Felony, Misdemeanor, and Violation in New York

    Being faced with a possible conviction can be horrifying, especially if you’re unsure of what your sentence might be and what to expect in the coming weeks. It’s best to always be educated and understand the differences between a felony, misdemeanor, and a violation and what the possible outcome…Read More

  8. What is a Class A Felony in the State of New York?

    In the state of New York, a Class A felony is serious and carries the highest penalties of any felony possible. While being convicted of a felony can be scary, the sentencing of this crime can cause you to be in prison for decades. If you’re facing a felony charge in New York, it’s vital to the …Read More

  9. Criminal Drug Case – Evidence Suppressed

    A recent criminal case we handled related to the suppression of evidence in a drug case due to improper police procedures. A summary of the case and the court findings are detailed below. Marijuana Charges Dismissed A citizen informant told the police that the car in which defendant was a passenger …Read More