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Rebecca Lynn Fox

Rebecca Lynn Fox

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Appeals, General Practice

About Me

Ms. Fox is an accomplished attorney with over fourteen years of experience.  Attorney Fox graduated magna cum laude, from Quinnipiac University School of Law in Hamden, Connecticut  and received Honors for Academic Excellence; Excellence in Clinical Work, as well as, Distinguished Academic Achievement Awards for Legal Drafting and Writing and New York Civil Procedure and Legal Skills.  While in Law School she was an Intern in the legal department of LEGO Toys and for the Hon. William I. Garfinkel in the U.S. District Court of Connecticut in Bridgeport, CT.


 


After graduating from law school she became a Law Clerk in the Connecticut Superior Court in New Haven, CT.  In 2004, she relocated to Plattsburgh, NY and worked as an Associate Attorney for O’Connell and Aronowitz until she left in 2006 to open her own private practice.   Her primary practice areas include criminal defense, traffic and DWI and appeals.  She represents clients in local, state and federal courts. 


 


In addition to her practice she is an Attorney Advisor for Themis Bar Review working with students preparing for the Connecticut State Bar, as well as guest lectures at local colleges and universities.


 


 


 


She is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court of Connecticut and United States Northern District of New York.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. DUI & DWI: 30%
    13 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    13 years
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 20%
    13 years
  4. General Practice: 10%
    13 years
  5. Appeals: 10%
    13 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

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    I endorse this lawyer. I know Ms. Fox to be unfailingly diligent in any matter she undertakes. She takes her responsibility as an attorney very seriously and is always prepared for every single court appearance. She enjoys a great reputation among both the local courts and her peers. She is often sought for her advice and her great knowledge.

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Contact Info

Fox Law Office

22 Us Oval Ste 204
Plattsburgh, NY, 12903-5902

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CTActive200108/14/2015
NCInactive201307/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Academic ExcellenceQuinnipiac University School of Law2001
Excellence in Clinic WorkQuinnipiac University School of Law2001
Distinguished Academic Achievement Award in Legal DraftingQuinnipiac University School of Law2001
Distinguished Academic Achievement Award in NY Civil ProcedureQuinnipiac University School of Law2000
Distinguished Academic Achievement Award in Legal SkillsQuinnipiac University School of Law1999

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyFox Law Office2006 - Present
Associate AttorneyO'Connell & Aronowitz, PC2004 - 2006

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
New York State Defenders AssociationMember2010 - Present
Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Associationmember2009 - Present
Clinton County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
New York State Bar Associationmember2005 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v. Giddings"not guilty"
People v. JacksonAppellate Court reversed judgment of A-II felony and dismissed charged
People v. Melvin AndersonAppellate Court deemed defendant's waiver of his right to appeal invalid

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Quinnipiac University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Introduction to Criminal Law ClassSelf Defense2013