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We protect individuals and businesses locally and throughout the world. We take the time to listen.We are known for our aggressive, tenacious committment to protecting our clients' interests.Many of our criminal cases involve international transactions or allegations of transnational crimesOur firm stands beside individuals and businesses when their rights are attacked.Doctors, Lawyers, Business Executives, Nurses, Teachers and Entertainers depend on our skill.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Presidential Commendation||New York State Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys||2005|
|Senior Managing Partner||Arshack, Hajek & Lehrman||2000 - Present|
|Attorney in Charge||The Bronx Defenders||1996 - 1999|
|Partner||Hoffman & Arshack||1993 - 1996|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Board member||2015 - Present|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Co-Chair - International Committee||2006 - Present|
|New York State Bar Association||Member||1999 - Present|
|New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||President||2007 - 2008|
|International Criminal Bar||Council Member||2006 - 2011|
|International Criminal Defense Attorneys Association||Board Member||2004 - 2011|
|U.S. v. Business Leader||dismissed|
|U.S. v. Doctor||Dismissed|
|New York v. Nurse||dismissed|
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|ABA Litigation Magazine||Due Process For Those Maligned in UN Reports||2015|
|The Champion magazine||Why International Criminal Tribunals are So Very Strange||2008|
|New York Law Journal||DNA Legislation Hurts Those It Should Help||2007|
|Japanese Federation of the Bars Journal||Equality of Arms in the International Criminal Court||2007|
|New York Law Journal||Keep the Death Penalty Dead||2007|
|Columbia College of Physicans and Surgeons||Bio-Medical Ethics||N/A||1995|
|Antioch School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1983|
|Brandeis University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1978|
|University of Stockholm||N/A||N/A||1977|
|International Criminal Practice||Foriegn Corrupt Practices Act||2008|
|Intensive Trial Advocacy Program||Opening Arguments, Closing Arguments and Cross-Examination- 4 years||2008|
|Cardozo School of Law||Trial Advocacy -- Adjunct Professor - 3 Years||2008|
|Ethics for Lawyers||Ethics||2007|
|International Criminal Attorney Training||Trial Advocacy||2006|
|Training for Lawyers in the International Criminal Tribunals||Trial Skills||2005|
Posted by Samuel
I was wrongfully accused of a criminal charge and facing misdemeanor charges. As a foreigner working in NYC, this would have had huge implications on my career and US work visa if I had been found guilty.
I interviewed many lawyers prior to Dan and was unsure who to appoint. The moment Dan called me back I knew he was level headed and the right person to defend me. He took time to listen to my story and showed care and attention.
I thought my career was on the line and what was the result? 100% dismissed and cleared of all charges. Please use Dan Arshack if you want an honest & truthful person to defend your life. HE IS THE VERY BEST!!
Posted by Tim
I consider Dan Arshack more than just my attorney, but my friend. I was in a very difficult position when I was arrested and Dan calmed me down and walked me through what turned out to be a very complex and intimidating case. His briefs and motions to the court were meticulously prepared and delivered. I was very impressed by his legal acumen.
I am a physician, so had much to lose. I consulted with a number of lawyers before I chose Dan. He has a very calming presence and knows how to talk to judges and opposing attorneys. His staff was very professional also.
I hope I never need his criminal-law services again, but I would highly recommend him to anyone that does.
Posted by Kristoph
Dan Arshack was recommended by a mutual friend. The short of it is that I was in a major soup facing felony charges in a case where the court does not take matters lightly. Mr. Arshack is courteous, professional and has a no-nonsense attitude. Throughout the process (still in progress), he has always kept me informed on the goings on and his brilliant efforts have led to a situation where the major worries and consequences are likely to evaporate. His advice has been crucial along the way and his guidance on what to expect in each situation has been spot on.
This was entirely due to the innovative and “out of the box” approach that Mr. Arshack takes and his unique style is effective and sound. He is a veteran of the New York system and knows how to “play the tape to the end” for every turn, and provides clarity for the possible outcomes.
I am certainly glad to have him representing me. I could not have asked for anyone better during this testing time in my life. I highly recommend him, and feel fortunate to have found him.
Richard Willstatter, Federal crime Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
Daniel Arshack is a tireless advocate who is consistently intent on advancing his client's interests. Dan brings enormous energy and thought to his work. He also finds time to devote to improving the profession, both here and overseas. Anyone would be lucky to have Dan as a lawyer in any sort of criminal case.
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