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Daniel N. Arshack

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Whether you have come under investigation or actually been charged with a crime, you need to act rapidly to protect yourself, your family, your business and your assets. Having strong, aggressive and creative defense counsel involved at the earliest moment of your case significantly shifts the odds in your favor.








Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
    34 years, 5 thousand cases
  2. White Collar Crime: 15%
    34 years, 100 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 5%
    34 years, 100 cases
  4. International Law: 5%
    23 years, 50 cases



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Payment types:

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Attorney endorsements

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  • Aaron Mysliwiec

    Dan is a tough, aggressive attorney who zealously defends his clients' interests. He is a highly capable and creative lawyer. I strongly recommend him.


    Aaron Mysliwiec Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Richard D. Willstatter

    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.


    Richard Willstatter Federal crime Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Arshack, Hajek & Lehrman

1790 Broadway
Suite 710
New York, NY, 10019-1412


NYCurrently registered 198907/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Presidential CommendationN/A2006
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2005
Presidential CommendationNew York State Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior Managing PartnerArshack, Hajek & Lehrman2000 - Present
Attorney in ChargeThe Bronx Defenders1996 - 1999
PartnerHoffman & Arshack1993 - 1996
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard member2015 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersCo-Chair - International Committee2006 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
New York State Association of Criminal Defense LawyersPresident2007 - 2008
International Criminal BarCouncil Member2006 - 2011
International Criminal Defense Attorneys AssociationBoard Member2004 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
U.S. v. Business Leaderdismissed
U.S. v. DoctorDismissed
New York v. Nursedismissed
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Publication nameTitleDate
ABA Litigation MagazineDue Process For Those Maligned in UN Reports2015
The Champion magazineWhy International Criminal Tribunals are So Very Strange2008
New York Law JournalDNA Legislation Hurts Those It Should Help2007
Japanese Federation of the Bars JournalEquality of Arms in the International Criminal Court2007
New York Law JournalKeep the Death Penalty Dead2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Columbia UniversityBio-Medical EthicsN/A1995
Antioch School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
Brandeis UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1978
Stockholm UniversityN/AN/A1977
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
International Criminal PracticeForiegn Corrupt Practices Act2008
Intensive Trial Advocacy ProgramOpening Arguments, Closing Arguments and Cross-Examination- 4 years2008
Cardozo School of LawTrial Advocacy -- Adjunct Professor - 3 Years2008
Ethics for LawyersEthics2007
International Criminal Attorney TrainingTrial Advocacy2006
Training for Lawyers in the International Criminal TribunalsTrial Skills2005