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Taylor A. Koss

Taylor A. Koss

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Civil Rights

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Criminal Defense: 65%
    15 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
  3. Civil Rights: 10%



Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Michael Fineman

    I have known Mr. Koss for many years. He is an excellent advocate, and extremely knowledgeable.


    Michael Fineman Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James William Magee

    Taylor has the unteachable quality of getting to the heart of a case in minutes. Very many lawyers these days waste a client's time, usually at the client's expense. Taylor's clients don't have that concern.


    James Magee Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Everett & Everett

452 Fifth Avenue, 12th Floor
New York, NY, 10018



NYCurrently registered 200103/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Profiled on National Primetime TV ShowCBS - "Brooklyn DA"2013
Rising Stars: Top 40 under 40City Hall2010
Best OralistNational Environmental Law Moot Court Competition1999

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Deputy Chief - Conviction Integrity UnitDistrict Attorneys' Office Kings County2012 - 2013
First Deputy Bureau Chief - Trial Bureau 1District Attorney Kings County (Brooklyn)2001 - 2012
Assistant District AttorneyKings County D.A.2001 - 2013


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Kings County Criminal Bar AssociationN/A2005 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v David RantaDefendant was exonerated
People v. Reginald GousseFavorable Verdict
People v. Jonathan FlemingExonerated

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
State University of New York, AlbanyN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1997

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Up CloseJonathan Fleming and Wrongful Convictions2014
Jane Velez LiveWrongful Convictions2014
Huff Post LiveJonathan Fleming and Wrongful Convictions2014
Good Day New YorkWrongful Convictions2014