I strongly believe that if you are going to do a job, you should do it well. Upon... more
I strongly believe that if you are going to do a job, you should do it well. Upon graduating law school in 1987, my first job was within the Court building involving daily court appearances. Later I became a founding partner in the Law Firm of Askinas Miller. While there, I was in charge of managing all the Criminal, Traffic and Personal Injury cases. Over time, the law firm grew from one offi... view profile
Andrew Safranko is a graduate of Albany Academy; Emory University; and Albany Law... more
Andrew Safranko is a graduate of Albany Academy; Emory University; and Albany Law School, where he was listed in Who’s Who Among American Law Students, served as Competitions and Finance Chair, and actively participated in the Albany Law School Moot Court Program. After graduating law school in 1998, Andrew practiced with his father, Stephen A. Safranko, Esq. before becoming an associate in 20... view profile
On November 8, 2012, The New York Law Journal wrote a cover story about Michael... more
On November 8, 2012, The New York Law Journal wrote a cover story about Michael Weinstock and his pro bono work helping hospitalized people vote after hurricane Sandy. (see Pro Bono Scrambles to Secure Right to Vote of Patients on a 'Wild and Crazy' Election Day, page one, 11/8/12, see also http://www.newyorklawjournal.com/PubArticleNY.jsp?id=1202577637354thepage=2 ) Mr. Weinstock was invited t... view profile
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.