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Jason Bassett

Criminal defense Attorney at Central Islip, NY

5.0   2 reviews
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  • Licensed for 23 years
    State NY
    Acquired 2000
    Currently Registered No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Jason Bassett, Esq. has dedicated his practice to protecting the rights of individuals against powerful institutions, including prosecutors’ offices, police departments, various government agencies, as well as corporations and insurance companies. He aggressively defends people at both the state and federal level against criminal charges and fights for their rights pursuing damages for personal injuries. Mr. Bassett brings a unique combination of skill, experience, and zealous advocacy to provide his clients the best possible outcomes. In order to ensure that your rights are protected, contact the Law Offices of Jason Bassett, P.C.

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Law Offices of Jason Bassett, P.C.
320 Carleton Avenue, Suite 4200
Central Islip, NY, 11722


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  2 customer reviews
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Posted by Alan | October 23, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Knew all of the Legal requirements, rules, regulations, administrative procedures. He was know by the judges and related court and law enforcement personnel. He took a personnel interest in my son and was very available to answer our questions or just to calm him down. Was very reassuring and confident and everything went pretty much as he said it would
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Posted by Kathy | April 21, 2019
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| Consulted Attorney
Efficient Attorney
I spoke to Jason Bassett. He was ready and able to take my case. He gave me Thorough information. He is extremely professional efficient reliable and compassionate I will call him anytime he is a wonderful lawyer I highly recommend him


  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
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AVVO RATING 9.2 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Special Assistant Attorney General
  • Office of the Attorney General of New York, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
  • 2016 - 2018
  • Chief Deputy Commissioner
  • Town of Islip, Department of Public Safety Enforcement
  • 2014 - 2016
  • Principal Assistant County Attorney
  • Suffolk County Department Of Law
  • 2012 - 2014
  • Partner
  • Bassett & Bassett, P.C.
  • 2003 - 2012
  • Associate
  • James J. O'Rourke & Associates
  • 2001 - 2003
  • Assistant District Attorney
  • Queens County District Attorney's Office
  • 1999 - 2001
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  • Boston College Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1999
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1994


  • Suffolk County Criminal Bar Association
  • N/A
  • New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • N/A
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • N/A
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • N/A
  • Federal Bar Council
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Attorney endorsements

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Given (1)
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Criminal defense Attorney | Oct 23
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Jason is very bright, extremely well prepared, and has a great track record."
Criminal defense Attorney | Oct 28
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Jason and I tried a serious criminal matter against each other, and he was a very tough adversary. He is known for always fighting hard for his clients, and I would readily endorse him to anyone looking for an excellent attorney."
Criminal defense Attorney | Oct 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jason is a highly regarded Criminal Defense and Civil Rights Attorney. Jason has the rare combination of being an outstanding trial litigator as well as an exemplary persuasive writer. He can defend a client at Homicide Trial with zeal and passion, and then file a highly persuasive Civil Rights Complaint on behalf of another client. In short, Jason is a highly experienced litigator, is highly respected in the legal community and any client would be well served retaining his services."
Criminal defense Attorney | Oct 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jason Bassett is one of the most competent criminal defense attorneys practicing in Suffolk county. I have sought advice from Mr. Bassett on multiple matters over the years and have always found his guidance to be highly informed and well reasoned. I endorse this attorney."
Criminal defense