Only NBTA-certified criminal trial lawyer in the NYC area. Super Lawyers & Top 100 Trial Lawyer.Criminal law is all we do. NBTA-Certified criminal trial lawyer, Super Lawyers, Top 100 Trial LawyerWe have helped many clients avoid harsh penalties and preserve their driving privileges after a DWI.Deep knowledge and experience in SDNY & EDNY District Courts and Court of Appeals.
Peter E. Brill has extensive criminal trial experience in state and federal court, arbitration and administrative proceedings. He has won cases for his clients in practically every county in the New York metropolitan area. A former Assistant District Attorney, he now focuses on criminal defense of both civilians and law enforcement personnel, representing clients charged with a variety of misdemeanors and felonies. He graduated cum laude from Brown University and received his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center. He is also an Adjunct Professor at the New York Institute of Technology.
As of 2015, he is now one of only two attorneys in all of New York State--and the only attorney in the New York metropolitan area--to be certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy in Criminal Law.
The National Board of Trial Advocacy is not affiliated with any governmental authority. Though certification is not a requirement for the practice of law in the State of New York and does not necessarily indicate greater competence than other attorneys experienced in this field of law.
Peter Brill's background and education in the law far exceed the average criminal defense attorney, and his experience in the courtroom, at both the State and Federal level, is significant. In addition to Mr. Brill, our firm also has several other highly experienced criminal defense attorneys. Together, these accomplished lawyers provide a wealth of criminal defense knowledge and experience that is second to none in the New York metropolitan area, and without peer on Long Island.
Among the many criminal charges for which we can provide smart, aggressive criminal defense include:
No matter what kind of trouble you are in, we are here to help. We don't judge our clients by the type of crime they are charged with. After all, everyone is entitled to a zealous legal defense. When you choose the Brill Legal Group, you can rest assured that your defense will be of the highest quality.
Contact us today for a free initial consultation. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year. Your call will always be answered, no matter what time of day. Toll-free 888.315.9841
Education:Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, 1994
Honors: With Honors
Major: Ethics & Political Philosophy
Classes/Seminars Taught: Adjunct Professor, New York Institute of Technology, 2000 - Present
Professional Associations and Memberships:
National Board of Trial Advocacy Certification in Criminal Law
New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Pro Bono Activities:Cooperating Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union, 2000 - Present
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|NY||Due to reregister within 30 days of birthday||1998||07/10/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers - Criminal Defense||National Trial Lawyers||2016|
|New York Metro Super Lawyer - Criminal Defense||Super Lawyers||2016|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers - Criminal Defense||National Trial Lawyers||2015|
|New York Metro Super Lawyer - Criminal Defense||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers - Criminal Defense||National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|New York Metro Super Lawyer - Criminal Defense||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers - Criminal Defense||National Trial Lawyers||2013|
|New York Metro Super Lawyer - Criminal Defense||Super Lawyers||2013|
|New York Metro Rising Star - Criminal Defense||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Best Lawyers on Long Island||L.I. Pulse Magazine||2009|
|Annual Dinner Honoree||Queens Detectives, NYPD||2008|
|Criminal Defense Attorney||Brill Legal Group, P.C.||2005 - Present|
|Assistant District Attorney||Nassau County District Attorney's Office||1997 - 2000|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Theodore Roosevelt Inn of Court||Barrister||2015 - Present|
|Denis McInerney NYCLA American Inn of Court||Member||2008 - Present|
|New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Life Member||2004 - Present|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Life Member||2004 - Present|
|People v. Earl Williams||Not Guilty of all charges after trial|
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|Inside the Minds: Strategies for Defending Internet Pornography Cases||Self-Awareness: The Key to Successful Defense||2008|
|Georgetown University Law Center||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1997|
|Brown University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts cum laude||1994|
|Speakers Bureau, Nassau County Bar Association||Various||N/A|