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Todd Andrew Spodek

About me

Criminal Defense:


A second generation defense lawyer, Mr. Spodek represents clients in criminal investigations, grand jury investigations, violation, misdmeanor and felony cases throughout New York State.


Mr Spodek has sucessfuly resolved criminal cases before an arrest is even made, as well as post arrest through strategic plea bargaining. Mr. Spodek has secured numerous acquittals at trial for his clients. Recent trials include Felony Murder, Depraved Indifference Murder, Assault, Robbery, Menacing, Harrassment, Predatory Sexual Assault. along with case dispositive suppresion hearings.


Divorce & Family Law:


Mr. Spodek's regularly represents client's in the drafting of prenuptial and postnuptial agreements along with settlement agreements. 


Mr. Spodek also has litigated countless divorces regarding child support, child custody, equitable distribution, orders of protection and complex vaulation of close held small busisnesses and advanced degrees. 


Office Structure:


Spodek Law Group P.C. was created in an effort to bring the big firm client experience, and skills of a seasoned trial team, with the personal service and flexibility that only a boutique law firm can provide. Our years of family, divorce and criminal trial experience allow us to be efficient and cost effective to our clients. Throughout the years our attorneys have dealt with these legal issues. Our unique teamwork approach allows us to create customized strategies to achieve our clients goals and to ensure that our clients are always protected and never left alone. 

We are family owned, and operated law firm. We are open 24 hours a day 7 days a week and take great satisfaction of the customer service we provide our clients. We have built our firm based on the referrals of existing clients. We hope that you join our extended family. For our client's convinenace we have an office in downtown Manhattan, downtown Brooklyn and in Long Island City Queens. 


Legal Fees:


Our firm has reasonable rates and understand that your time and money is valuable and will do all that we can to resolve your case in the most cost effective manner. We will focus our time and energy on the issues that matter most. Our firm accepts all credit cards and our billing department will work out a flexible payment plan with you.



Languages spoken: English, Russian, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    10 years, 5 thousand cases
  2. Divorce: 25%
    2.5 thousand cases
  3. Family: 25%
    10 years, 2.5 thousand cases



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Susan K. Crumiller

    Todd is a smart and savvy litigator. I rely on him for strategic advice even though we work in different practice areas. He works very hard for his clients and it shows in his results.


    Susan Crumiller Employment and labor Attorney
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  • Joshua Seth Stevens

    In a highly competitive business such as criminal defense, it can be difficult to find allies and people will to help. Todd has provided me with extensive knowledge and has assisted me in building my criminal defense practice. I have seen how Todd goes above and beyond for his clients and he is always available to speak with them and myself. You won't go wrong should you choose to hire Todd Spodek.


    Joshua Stevens Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Spodek Law Group P.C.

100 Church Street
8th Floor
New York, NY, 10007

Spodek Law Group P.C.

31-10 37th Avenue
Suite 202
Queens, NY, 11101



NYCurrently registered 200707/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
10 Best Family Law Attorneys for NYAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Clients' Choice AwardAVVO2015
Top ContributorAVVO2014
High Powered NY Divorce LawyerExaminer.com2013
Grand Jury ExpertLawline.com2012
ProclamationNew York State Senator Storobin2012
ProclamationBrooklyn Borough President2012
High Powered NY AttorneyRadar.com2010
Outstanding Divorce BlogsDivorce Blogs2010
Outstanding Criminal Defense BlogCriminal Defense Blogs2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PresidentSpodek Law Group P.C.2007 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Brooklyn Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Queens Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Bronx Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Federal Court, Eastern District of New YorkAdmitted2007 - Present
Federal Court, Southern District of New YorkAdmitted2007 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. M.P.Aquittal on all charges after Trial
People v. J.G. - New York CountyAll Charges Dismissed
People v. A.L.Dismissal
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pace University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
Northeastern UniversityCriminal JusticeBS - Bachelor of Science2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
New York County Lawyers' AssociationHigh Profile Criminal Trials2014
PostNY Central Booking & Arraignments2013
ABC NewsGenevieve Sabourin2013
PostHow To Get Your Car Back After DWI Arrest2012
Lawline CLE for AttorneysOverview of Grand Jury Practice2012
Continuing Legal Education (CLE) ClassesCriminal Defense Law2012
Criminal Defense Round Table DiscussionWhat To Do When A Loved One Is Arrested2011
2011 Criminal Law Forum at Cardozo Law SchoolDay to Day of Private Practice Criminal Defense Attorney2011