John J. Carney

John J. Carney

Criminal Defense Attorney

New York, NY





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About Me

I have been a criminal lawyer for 30 years and have practiced in Buffalo, New York City, Niagara Falls, and many other cities in New York State. I have handled some of the most high profile cases in the state throughout my career, often appearing in newspaper articles, television news shows, and as a legal commentator. I was the  first lawer chosen in New York State by a panel of judges for...

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Client Reviews

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John Carney is an amazing lawyer!

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client about 2 years ago.

John Carney was a fantastic lawyer at an extremely reasonable price. He defended me in criminal court and I was ecstatic with the outcome he got for...

Great attorney

Posted by: Jonathan over 1 year ago.

John J. Carney is the only attorney to call if you need a criminal law attorney. He himself answered the phone on a weekend and worked hard to...
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Showing 2 of 42 peer endorsements

Peter John Marek
Peter Marek

Stockton, CA

28 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

John's 31 years of experience as a defense attorney and Legal instructor to other attorneys is just part of his legal legacy. Experience matters but...
Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse John. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
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1984 License Status: Currently registered for the state of New York.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/16/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2001 – 2003

Buffalo City Court


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1984 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Gonzaga University School of Law


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1984- present

New York Criminal Bar Association



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Speaking Engagements

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2013 Criminal Law Procedure

at CLE 123, Inc

2012 Criminal Law Procedure

at New York State Bar Association