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Posted by N, a DUI client,
I hired John shortly after being arrested for DWI. Having no prior run-ins with the law, it was a very stressful time but John greatly eased the burden. He is well versed in DWI law and used it in an advantageous way to get a result that I did not fathom to be possible. At the first two court appearances, John negotiated with the District Attorney (DA) to get my sentence reduced to a DWAI, which is considered to be a Traffic Infraction (not a Misdemeanor), but the DA was resistant considering the nature of the offense. However, John saw an opening when the DA failed to provide him with discovery documents. All the evidence he asked for was precluded from the case, as per the right to a fair and speedy trial. At my next appearance the case was DISMISSED. John is very knowledgeable and always available to provide clarification for any question or concern you may have. He even took the time to answer my questions while he was away on vacation for the week. John explains your case in a realistic manner, and I found it very admirable to hear it the way it was and the possible outcomes. Everything in the courtroom was executed flawlessly and not only did John save me thousands of dollars in fines and auto-insurance premiums but he kept my record clean. I will be forever grateful for John Nelson.
Posted by DWI Client, a DUI client,
John handled my case very professionally. He made no promises but after all was said and done, he successfully closed the case in my favor.
Posted by Matt, a Federal Crime client,
I was arrested for two B felonies origonally john took my case was tje most proffessional lawyer ive ever had he got me the best deal then I was charged with two more felonies and if it werent for mr nelson I wouldnt of been able to bail out he went ABOVE AND BEYOND to get my bail reduced!! Spent a whole day getting my bail reduced even took my case to a higher judge for me and with my circumstance has gotten me the best possible plea! Im so thankful I would RECOMEND NO OTHER THAN MR. NELSON! great man! very proffessional! Takes cases personally and knows what he is doing! thank you john your the best I thankyou for everything! My family thanks you!
Posted by Jesse, a Transportation client,
Had a run in with a cop who was out punish the public. Being that I was out of state it was difficult for me to battle the charges so I hired John to represent me. After all was said and done, I walked away without a scuff on my record. He was very attentive to my needs and was very quick to reply to any concerns I had. Thank you John:)
Posted by DUI Client, a DUI client,
Handled my case with the utmost professionalism. Provided excellent communication throughout the process. Most importantly - we got the results that I needed!
Posted by Thomas, a Car Accident client,
I Recently retained John to handle a case for me and I was exceptionally impressed with his approach, clarity and of course, his ability to negotiate and/or litigate. I would highly recommend John for anyone in need of a powerful yet honest legal advocate.
Posted by a Speeding Ticket client,
I had a relatively simple speeding case, but John nonetheless handled it with great professionalism. He's quick to respond via email, which is my preferred communication method. That said, when I did call for a quick update, he picked up right away. While John didn't have the information I needed on hand, he called back promptly once he had it.
My speeding ticket was reduced to a parking ticket. He was up front at the beginning: nothing's guaranteed. But he knows what he's doing and he knows the courts nearby. He delivered.
Posted by Bill / Ontario, a Speeding Ticket client,
John handled a speeding ticket for me and saved me recording four points on my Ontario license and the resulting insurance hike.
His flat fee was very reasonable compared to the other consequences and he was very easy to deal with and professional.
I would recommend him highly.
I might add that speed traps don't do any good for NY tourism, we will avoid US vacations in future.
Posted by Jess, a Criminal Defense client,
I could not have asked for a better lawyer. John was professional and prepared. He talked me through everything and got me the best possible deal. The communication was amazing, I never felt out of the loop or left behind. He made sure I understood each step in the process and continually reassured me. He was amazing. I would definitely recommend him!
Posted by Jessica, a DUI client,
I hired Mr. Nelson for my dwi. He constantly kept me informed of new developments, always answered phone calls or txts. He was reassuring to both me and my family. He is very professional attorney. He informed me of the best options for my individual case. I would reccomend him to anyone!