Jay K Goldberg

Jay K Goldberg

Criminal Defense Attorney
New York, NY




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About Me

Mr. Goldberg has been recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as one of the leading criminal defense lawyers in NYC. He has maintained the highest peer ratings for ability and ethics for over 10 years. Goldberg Allen, LLP has been fighting for accused New Yorkers' rights and futures since 1996 obtaining acquittals, dismissals or favorable plea bargains for people facing felony and misdemeanor...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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Highly Recommend

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client 10 months ago.

I highly recommend Jay Goldberg if you're looking for criminal legal representation. I was applying for a license a few months ago and an issue came...

Excellent Lawyer.

Posted by: a Consumer Protection client over 2 years ago.

Mr. Goldberg was very knowledgeable of the court system. His expertise made me easier and calmer of mind. This being the first time I've ever been...
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Hovanes Margarian
Hovanes Margarian

Glendale, CA

9 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
John M O'Brien
John O'Brien

Sacramento, CA

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

A truly excellent attorney well respected in the legal community. I wholeheartedly recommend him to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the law and...
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1983 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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1996 – present

Goldberg & Allen, LLP


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1980 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

George Washington University National Law Center


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2012 AV peer rating [highest for ethics and ability]

Martindale Hubble


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1996- present Member

Kings County Criminal Bar Association

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The Criminal Court Reform Bill and the Peril of False Statements

George Washington Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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1996 Search and Seizure

at High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area

1995 Trial Preparation

at NYPD Academy Training