My practice consists of trial, appellate and post-conviction matters, in all... more
My practice consists of trial, appellate and post-conviction matters, in all military courts as well as New York State courts. I also do federal appellate cases. I have been handling criminal, constitutional and military matters since 1975. I spent 5 years on active duty as an AF JAG, with 2 tours as a defense counsel. I then spent 22 years in the AF Reserves. I also spent 11 years in the Pu... view profile
After serving as a prosecutor in the Monroe County District Attorney's Office for... more
After serving as a prosecutor in the Monroe County District Attorney's Office for nearly 17 years, including 4 years as head of the DWI Bureau, in 2010, I went into private practice. In addition to earning Avvo's locally rare "Superb" DWI trial attorney designation, for over 10 consecutive years, I have been rated "BV Distinguished" by Martindale-Hubbell, the legal profession's leading peer re... view profile
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