David I. Goldstein founded the Law Offices of David I. Goldstein in 1998. Mr. Goldstein began his career as an Assistant District Attorney at the Rockland County District Attorney’s Office, and then chose to bring his talents to the field of criminal defense in 1983. Mr. Goldstein’s mission: to aggressively advocate for his clients and achieve their goals, all while maintaining a high level of professionalism and ethical standards.
Mr. Goldstein has extensive litigation experience spanning over 37 years. He has tried cases throughout the United States in both state and federal courts. Mr. Goldstein’s cases have ranged from serious felonies, including homicide, robbery, rape, and burglary, to a wide range of misdemeanors including DWI offenses.
Mr. Goldstein is a Board member of the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the Rockland County Bar Association. He has also lectured to fellow lawyers extensively on several topics including skills necessary to be an effective criminal defense attorney, such as cross examination, and impeachment of witnesses. Mr. Goldstein has had cases cited in the New York Law Journal, and is frequently quoted on News 12 Hudson Valley, Newsday, and the Journal News. He has appeared as a legal analyst on Fox 5 News.
Mr. Goldstein’s experience and knowledge have proven him to be an effective criminal defense attorney who will fight for his client’s rights no matter how difficult the situation.
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He has also practiced in the Federal Courts of: California, Hawaii, Connecticut, South Carolina, and Kentucky; and the State Courts of Connecticut and Massachusetts.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 100 Lawyers||Top 100 Registry Inc||2019|
|National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Lawyer||National Trial Lawyers||2016|
|National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Lawyer||National Trial Lawyers||2015|
|National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Lawyer||National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Lawyer||National Trial Lawyers||2013|
|Distinguished Service Award||County of Rockland||2004|
|Trial Lawyers Care||Association of Trial Lawyers of America||2003|
|Strathmore's Honor||Strathmore's Who's Who||1996|
|President's Commendation||New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||1990|
|Partner||Law Offices of David I. Goldstein||1998 - Present|
|Senior Assistant DA||Rockland County District Attorney's Office||1979 - 1983|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Former Board Member||1987 - Present|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||1985 - Present|
|ATLA||Member||1985 - Present|
|New York State Bar Association||Member||1983 - Present|
|Rockland County Bar Association||Member||1983 - Present|
|New York Law Journal||Reform the Drug Laws||1999|
|John Marshall Law School, Chicago||JD - Juris Doctor||1979|
|Northwestern University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1976|
|Rockland County Bar Association||Criminal Law||2014|
|Hudson Region CLE||Criminal Law||2014|
|Rockland County Bar Association||Criminal Law||2012|
|Hudson Region CLE||Criminal Law||2012|
|Rockland County Bar Association||Criminal Law||2010|
|Hudson Region CLE||Criminal Law||2010|
|FOX NEWS||Duke Lacrosse Criminal Matter||2006|
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