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If you are being harassed by ACS this is your guy. We met once then it was all by text. Michael always responded to my questions immediately. He was where the buck stopped when we were being unfairly abused by the out of control ACS system and their staff of amateurs who operate with impunity. I only wish I had contacted him immediately. The system takes a while but he got justice for us.
I recently walked into Michael Discioarro’s office in a complete panic because I was the subject of an investigation with ACS. This investigation was based on lies and completely falsified by the anonymous person who "called ACS in good faith". For me, a Mom, who has never even received a speeding ticket or have had any type of allegations brought against me in any way, dealing with the New York State Office of Children and Family Services was completely something new. And let me tell you, quite scary until I met Michael. Instantly upon meeting him, I was confident that he had the experience and dedication to help me fight the allegations against me. I knew after he made the first phone call to the case worker, my four year old daughter and I would no longer be intimidated or threatened by ACS. Michael was available to me via phone and text 24 hours a day. He always answered and/or responded within seconds of me reaching out to him. He advised me through the whole process and explained each and every step ACS would take before they even took it. Within a couple of weeks of hiring Michael, the allegations against me were found to be “unsubstantiated allegations”. I didn’t need the certified letter from ACS to calm me down because I had Michael with me 100% of the way making me feel better. As a parent, having your child threatened is the worst feeling in the world. Knowing that there is someone like Michael Discioarro available to help you through it is a comfort. His commitment to defending you is amazing! I hope the next time I see Michael is for a personal reason and not for a nightmare like I just lived through!! If you are looking for someone to represent you, this is definitely your guy!! Best of luck!
ACS came to my home around 11pm with police one night ,saying that me and my wife was beating my son woke him up out is sleep to check his entire body .Thay found no marks at all ,at all .two weeks later workers still was fishing in my life ,even telling lies to me and my wife about things we said to her to each other. Thought hay enough was enough ,called Michael and about two weeks later ??????? not to sure but No more acs .If me or my family ever need legal help best believe I'm calling Michael Discioarro
Parole said I could live with my wife when my son was born because of an alleged sex offense. I hired mr discioarro and he got this whole situation overturned. He's not only good but great at the law, he's my number one option.
I was arrested over 3 years ago for DUI. Hired Attorney Michael Discioarro about 1 day after my arrest, as soon as he was available to meet me. Spent over 2 years in court with Attorney Discioarro. Finally got a lessened charge of DWAI misdemeanor not a felony. He is an excellent Attorney, well known in the courthouse, always ends up knowing the other Attorneys in the courthouse everytime I had to appear. He knows the process and the system really well. He has probably dealt with hundreds of DUI cases. When I first got arrested I was afraid, after dealing with Attorney Discioarro, it became clear to me that it's just all one huge process and hundreds if not thousands of people go through this experience. So I didn't feel so much like a big time loser or criminal. Anyway, I learned my lesson. I no longer drive unless it's work related. Socially, I just take subways, buses or cabs. It's not right to drink and drive. If you don't care about yourself, at least care about other people's lives, especially children that you could potentially hurt by drinking and driving. Thanks for everything Attorney Michael Discioarro!
I went to Mike after getting a surprise call from an ACS person who literally told me she would bring the police and start a formal investigation on my family if I did agree to setup house visit within 24 hours. This sounded like extortion or invasion of privacy instead of a civil discussion with a city agency. After reading about ACS and all the horror stories online I knew I had to protect my familly by hiring Mike. Mike immediately informed the ACS person that they would have to deal with him directly since i was his client. Which was a great relief. When the ACS switched out the agent and attempted a second surprise visit I had Mike on the phone and they were powerless to pull any tricks. Just as Mike instructed after 90 days everything was resolved and the ACS agents left us alone and closed the case.
Was pleased by the support I received. His availability and caring attitude. My mind was put at ease which allowed me to take care of my daily activities. I can not thank my lawyer enough for being there for me.
Michael was my attorney while I was facing neglect charges. He was able to get all the charges dropped and the case ultimately dismissed. My ACD was immediately sealed instead of me waiting the 6 months period. Which he was able to get for me so I wouldn't face unemployment . Now I have returned to work, and I have Michael to thank for that. He was very professional and knowledgeable about his craft. I could call or text him at anytime about my case and he would respond. Michael is reliable and dependable!!!
Mike discioarro is a wonderful attorney. He always returned my calls and is always there when I need him. He is always honest no matter what the situation is . Michael discioarro is a true professional and is very compassionate. He made it very easy to talk to him about everything. He took care of everything and truly made it feel like he was on your side. I will highly recommend Mr discioarro. He is a god sent. Thanks so much Mr discioarro for your services.
Mr. Discioarro helped our family by being thorough and competent. He always returned our phone calls in a prompt fashion and gave great advice.