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Lawrence Hochheiser

Lawrence Hochheiser

Practice areas:

Criminal Law

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About Me

  • Graduated NYU Law School (Law Review member);

  • Frequent guest lecturer on defending Organized Crime cases and other aspects of defence practice, such as trial practice and methods;  

  • Past President of New York Criminal Bar Association;

  • Regular (and current) yearly recipient of "The Best Lawrers" certification;

  • New York Criminal Bar Association award for excellence and professionalism;

  • Staright talk and hard work. 



Practice Areas

Licensed since 1966

  1. Criminal Law: 95%
    48 years, 500 cases


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Daniel Adam Hochheiser

    Lawrence Hochheiser is repeatedly counted among the Best Lawyers in New York as a result of his devastating cross examinations of government witnesses, creativity in the courtroom, and zealous advocacy for his clients charged with serious crimes. He is also a great father, law partner and mentor.


    Daniel Hochheiser Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Family member

Contact Info

Hochheiser & Hochheiser LLP

15 Maiden Lane
Suite 1500
New York, NY, 10038



NYCurrently registered 196603/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers In AmericaBest Lawyers2010
Highest StandardsFrank S. Hogan (DA) Association2007
Excellence and Highest Professional StandardsNew York Criminal Bar Association2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Partner, PrincipalHochheiser1972 - Present
Assistant Didtrict AttorneyNew York County (Manhattan) DA1967 - 1972


Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York Criminal Bar AssociationPast President1999 - 2000
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
New York State Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York UniversityN/ALL.B - Bachelor of Laws1966
University of BridgeportN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1964