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I have been a criminal defense attorney for my entire career.  i have tried an average of 6 felonies a year for the past six years including homicides, robberies and dwi's.  My practice area includes state criminal defense in Nassau County where i am currently based out of, as well as Queens, Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Westchester and Suffolk Counties along with Federal cases.  There is no case too small or too big. 

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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    19 years, 8.5 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
    19 years, 2 thousand cases
  3. Speeding Ticket: 10%
    19 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. General Practice: 5%
    35 years, 5 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Luke Z. Fenchel

    I endorse Joe for his familiarity with criminal law and alcohol-related offenses. He clearly has the knowledge, experience, and clarity of expression vital to be a great attorney. He is a consistent and consistently helpful contributor, helping many here in need.

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    Luke Fenchel Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Howard E. Tanner

    Joe and I are working on separate cases for the same client. He is a zealous advocate and a pleasure to work with. I highly recommend him.

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    Howard Tanner Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Hession Bekoff & Lo Piccolo

1103 Stewart Avenue
Suite 200
Garden City, NY, 11530

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CTActive199808/15/2016
NYCurrently registered 199807/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Law Student AwardFADA1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Staff AttorneyLegal A Id Society of New York1997 - 2003
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Criminal Courts Bar Association of Nassau CountyImmediate Past President2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v.Multiple Acquittals
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Hofstra University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Bridge the GapFrom Theory to Practice--Insights into the Trial of a Criminal Case2012