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Daniel DeMaria

Practice areas:

Federal Crime, Criminal Defense, Appeals, Violent Crime, White Collar Crime… more 

About Me

Daniel DeMaria is an Attorney & Counsellor at Law who specializes in criminal defense law and who is admitted to practice law in the following jurisdictions:


 



  • New York

  • Massachusetts

  • U.S. District Court (Massachusetts)

  • U.S. District Court (Eastern District of New York

  • U.S. District Court (Northern District of New York)

  • U.S. District Court (Southern District of New York)

  • U.S. Court of Appeals (1st Circuit)

  • U.S. Court of Appeals (2d Circuit)


 


Mr. DeMaria focuses exclusively on state and federal criminal law matters. Mr. DeMaria has handled a wide range of criminal matters including drug trafficking, drug possession, gun possession, alien smuggling, armed robbery, shoplifting, driving while intoxicated, and various sex crimes.


 


Mr. DeMaria regularly represents clients in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Yonkers, White Plains, New Rochelle, Mount Vernon, and throughout the state of New York.


 

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Languages Spoken: French, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Federal Crime: 40%
    7 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    7 years
  3. Appeals: 10%
  4. White Collar Crime: 7%
  5. Other: 13%
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Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Pro Bono (15%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

41 total 

  • Christine Bennett

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney DeMaria is an outstanding attorney. He is a strong and zealous advocate for his clients and a credit to the legal profession. I highly recommend his legal services

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    Christine Bennett Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Rebecca Lynne Melone

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney DeMaria is highly knowledgeable in his field, and a dedicated and zealous advocate for his clients.

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    Rebecca Melone Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Merchant Law Group LLP

26 Broadway
21st Floor
New York, NY, 10004

Merchant Law Group LLP

75 South Broadway, Ste 409
White Plains, NY, 10601

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 201003/13/2015
MAActive200804/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Contributor AwardAvvo2015
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers Association2015
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2015
Top Contributor AwardAvvo2014
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2014
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2013
Top Contributor AwardAvvo2013
Pro Bono AwardMLG2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselOsorio Cachaya Law Offices PLLC2013 - Present
Of CounselThe Law Offices of Michael H. Joseph, PLLC2013 - Present
AttorneyMerchant Law Group LLP2008 - Present
Summer AssociatePetro-Canada2007 - 2008
Summer AssociateTelus Mobility2006 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York State Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2015 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Second CircuitAttorney2014 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of New YorkAttorney2013 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New YorkAttorney2013 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of New YorkAttorney2010 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
United States District Court for the District of MassachusettsAttorney2009 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the First CircuitAttorney2008 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Wuttunee v. Merck Frosst Ltd.Settlement
P.M. v. Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith IncorporatedSubject to confidentiality agreement
Bethel v. Hollinger Inc.Settlement

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Second Circuit Court of AppealsAppellate Brief: People v. Trevor Cole2014
Massachusetts Lawyers WeeklyNew Lawyers2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Western Ontario Faculty of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of CalgaryPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2004

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Class Action Trial Lawyer ConferenceProsecution of Securities Fraud Cases2012
Business Law ConferenceCorporate Crime2009
Business Law ConferenceWhite Collar Crime2008