Understanding Your Rights as a New York Gun Owner After the New York SAFE Act

Gun owners in New York should be aware of the New York Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act of 2013, which was enacted to stop criminals from buying a gun by requiring universal background checks, increases penalties, and imposes the … Continued

Leandra’s Law: Everything You Need to Know About This Automatic Felony

The Child Passenger Protection Act, commonly known as Leandra’s Law, refers to the law prohibiting driving while intoxicated with a minor in the vehicle. This child endangerment law, a felony in the state of New York, implements harsh penalties in … Continued

Misdemeanor Defense Legal Services in New York

Many people assume that a misdemeanor charge is not a crime, but are a small violation of the law that carries very little punishment. Nothing could be further from the truth. A misdemeanor charge can result in serious fines, jail … Continued

Four Strategies For Traffic Ticket Defense

Cars are a way of life: we drive them to work, home, school, and out to restaurants and entertainment.  It is inevitable that one day you may receive a traffic ticket.  Whether you are driving or someone else is driving … Continued

How a DWI Attorney is Your Best Resource in a Brewster, NY DWI Charge

Seeing those flashing red and blue lights in your rear view mirror, pulling to the side of the road and waiting for the officer to approach your driver’s side door is enough to give most people severe anxiety. However, if … Continued

How Drug Possession Law Experts Aid in Sentencing Hearings

Perhaps you are facing a particularly lengthy sentence due to drug possession charges. Maybe you are anticipating pleading down charges to escape dealing charges. Either way, hiring an experienced attorney has been an option you have mulled over, especially with … Continued

Common Violations of ABC Law and How to Avoid Them

New York State’s often contentious yet strictly enforced Alcoholic Beverage Control Law, abbreviated to ABC law, leaves little room for error when servicing alcohol to the populace. In fact, not only could criminal charges ensue for violations of liquor laws, … Continued

Tips From a New York Attorney If You Have Violated Probation

If you have been arrested or charged with a probation violation, the first step you should take is to contact a New York probation violation attorney.  Regardless, if your previous conviction was a felony or a misdemeanor, you will need … Continued

How Marijuana Law Updates Could Affect You

A study began in January 2018, spearheaded by Governor Cuomo and is expected to conclude in the fall of 2018. The study is striving to determine whether legalizing marijuana in New York is a smart legislative move.  Previously, Governor Cuomo … Continued

DWI – What to Expect in the Courtroom

If you or a loved one has been arrested or cited for a DWI in New York, you may be experiencing stress and overwhelm concerning the process.  Figuring out the next steps can be daunting. Fortunately, we are going to … Continued