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Languages spoken: Mandarin, Cantonese, Taiwanese

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
  2. Litigation: 30%
  3. Appeals: 25%

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  • Anthony John Colleluori

    Scott is a tenacious advocate who puts his clients first and foremost. I worked with Scott on 2 cases where we represented co-defendants and found him to be outstanding in his efforts for his clients. I endorse this lawyer.


    Anthony Colleluori Federal crime Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Law Offices of Scott B. Tulman & Associates, PLLC

369 Lexington Avenue 15th Floor
New York, NY, 10017


NYCurrently registered 198403/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Super LawyerSuperLawyers Magazine2012
SuperlawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2006
Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
Special Award for Bringing Killers of PO Edward Byrne to JusticePolice Benevolent Association, NYC1988
Certificate of AppreciationDetectives' Endowment Association, NYC1988
Honorary MemberDetectives' Endowment Assn, NYC1988
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MemberLaw Offices of Scott B. Tulman & Associates, PLLC2005 - Present
Sole PractitionerLaw Offices of Scott B. Tulman1992 - 2005
AssociateLitman, Asche, Lupkin & Gioiella1988 - 1992
Assistant District Attorney - Homicide & Investigations BureauQueens County District Attorney's Office1985 - 1988
AssociateJay Goldberg, PC1984 - 1985
Law ClerkJay Goldberg, PC1980 - 1984
Association namePosition nameDuration
Federal Bar CouncilSustaining Member2012 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersLife Member1989 - Present
New York State Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1988 - Present
Association of the Bar of the City of New YorkMember1984 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1984 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1984 - Present
New York Criminal Bar AssociationPresident2000 - 2002
New York Criminal Bar AssociationVice President1998 - 2000
New York Criminal Bar AssociationDirector1996 - 1998
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. Malik, 81 AD3d 980 (2d Dept. 2011)Decision vacating conviction affirmed.
Sau Thi Ma v. Xvant Lien, 260 AD2d 258 (1st Dept. 1999)8.3 million dollar verdict affirmed on appeal
People v. Bentz, 232 AD2d 498 (2d Dept. 1996)Murder Conviction reversed for jury selection error
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Publication nameTitleDate
Criminal Trial Advocacy, App. Div. 1st Dept.Motions to Suppress Statements1999
Criminal Trial Advocacy, App. Div. 1st Dept.Motions to Suppress Physical Evidence1999
Criminal Trial Advocacy, App. Div. 1st Dept.Motions to Suppress Electronic Eavesdropping1999
Criminal Defense Techniques (Matthew Bender)Sentencing Considerations In Computer Crime Cases1994
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawRhetoricMA - Masters1980
City University of New York, Brooklyn CollegeHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts with honors in History1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MICLESentencing: Making the Best of a Bad Situation2014
New York Criminal Bar AssociationNuts and Bolts of NYS Grand Jury PracticeN/A
New York Criminal Bar AssociationPractice Tips from the Past PresidentsN/A
MICLECivility & Professionalism in Criminal DefenseN/A
MICLEEthics in the Practice of Criminal DefenseN/A
MICLENegotiating the Disposition of a Guilty Plea in NYCN/A
MICLEHandling the NY State Felony CaseN/A
MICLEA Modern Look at Federal SentencingN/A
MICLEEffective, Zealous & Ethical Criminal DefenseN/A
MICLEAnatomy of a Wrongful ConvictionN/A
MICLEInterviewing the Client in a Criminal CaseN/A