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Samuel Michael Braverman

Samuel Braverman’s Legal Cases

8 total

  • People v. Vignold

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Jun 29, 2012
    Outcome:
    Case dismissed.
    Description:
    Defendant accused of Murder, we interposed an alibi defense with witnesses. After pushing the DA to examine their witnesses and investigate ours, the investigation led to another man, who subsequently confessed to the murder. All charges were dismissed.
  • United States v. Dino Saracino

    Practice Area:
    Federal crime
    Date:
    May 09, 2012
    Outcome:
    After 8 week trial, defendant acquitted of all murder charges, all RICO predicate act murder charges, and all but one conspiracy to commit murder charges.
    Description:
    Federal RICO with 3 Murder in aid of Racketeering charges: 138 witnesses, 10,000+ pages of documents, 10,000+ phone calls and videos.
  • People v. Brooks

    Practice Area:
    Violent crime
    Date:
    Mar 28, 2011
    Outcome:
    Not guilty of all charges after jury trial.
    Description:
    Defendant was charged with Robbery in the Second Degree. Police claim that they saw him and another man knock out the victim, carry him across the street, and steal his property. The jury concluded the opposite-that Mr. Brooks was trying to assist the victim who had passed out.
  • People v. Cabral

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Jul 16, 2012
    Outcome:
    Found Not Guilty after 7 minutes of jury deliberation
    Description:
    Client charged with gun possession. Police officers found a gun in client's car, but there were several other people using client's car on the evening in question.
  • People v. Gregory Thompson

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Jan 22, 2013
    Outcome:
    Acquitted of murder charges, convicted of manslaughter under extreme emotional disturbance
    Description:
    Murder Trial
  • US v. Alexis Sanchez

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Oct 24, 2014
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty of some charges, hung jury on balance; post trial plea offer 90% below pre-trial offer
    Description:
    Hobbs Act Robbery Conspiracy
  • US v. Tyshea Mincey

    Practice Area:
    Appeals
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2003
    Outcome:
    Time Served
    Description:
    Defendant accused of running guns from Georgia to NYC. Convicted after trial. Appeal to 2nd Circuit granted on sentencing issues argued at district court. Resentenced to Time Served.
  • US v. Tito Melvin

    Practice Area:
    Appeals
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Outcome:
    Cert Petition Granted by SCOTUS
    Description:
    Narcotics conspiracy, guilty plea in district court. Petition for Cert granted by Supreme Court on sentencing arguments, remanded for new sentence. 4 year reduction in sentence.

Disclaimer

Outstanding results on prior cases does not guarantee similar results on other cases. Each case is different and presents its own unique challenges.