Can a Criminal Lawyer Help You Fight Drug Charges?

Historically, the State of New York has enacted some of the United States’ harshest drug laws. Back in the early 1970’s rising drug use in the state, particularly in and around New York City, led the state legislature to enact a set of punitive laws, which created a mandatory minimum sentence for drug possession and…

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Do Pedestrians Legally Have the Right of Way in New York?

The State of New York averages 300 pedestrian fatalities a year. Many of these unfortunate encounters occur in New York City, with approximately 15,000 pedestrians injured in NYC each year, but accidents occur across the state. A New York traffic lawyer will handle cases involving pedestrians injured everywhere from rural roads to suburban streets. The…

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How Long Will My New York Personal Injury Case Take?

Clients frequently approach a lawyer with two, separate expectations on timing and duration of their New York personal injury case. Some clients believe all court cases are lengthy and insufferable. These clients are concerned with spending years caught up in a legal dispute, without any recovery in sight. Other potential clients expect their settlement check…

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