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New Haven, CT Criminal Defense Lawyers

212 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the New Haven, CT area.

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New Haven has 212 Criminal Defense Attorneys with 567 Reviews

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    Douglas Deane Rudolph

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    Law Office of Douglas D. Rudolph
    65 Trumbull Street, Second Floor, New Haven, CT
    24 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 7 years
    Good people make mistakes, and everyone deserves a proper defense
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    Patrick G Hughes

    The Law Offices of Patrick G. Hughes, LLC
    683 State St., www.pghugheslaw.com, New Haven, CT
    15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
    I am a former active duty United States Marine and in 2011, I took those "Corps" values and started the Law Offices of Patrick G. Hughes, LLC, where my practice areas consist of personal injury, criminal defense, family law, and residential and co...
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    E Gregory Cerritelli

    Knight & Cerritelli LLC
    2 Lincoln St., New Haven, CT
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
    Gregory Cerritelli is a partner of the law firm Knight & Cerritelli, L.L.C. Before joining his firm, Attorney Cerritelli worked as a litigator devoting his practice primarily to criminal defense, police misconduct and general litigation. He is a m...
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    Kevin Murray Smith

    Kevin Smith, Attorney at Law, LLC
    928 Chapel Street, Suite 208, New Haven, CT
    8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Review: I found myself in a very difficult situation that I had no knowledge of and had no idea what to do and immediately turned to AVVO after having success with finding a bankruptcy attorney here. It was a very frightening time for myself and my family...
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    Tara Leigh Knight

    Knight & Cerritelli LLC
    2 Lincoln St, New Haven, CT
    9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
    Tara Knight is the founding member and senior partner of the firm of Knight & Cerritelli L.L.C. located in New Haven, Connecticut. Attorney Knight specializes in criminal defense law and is board-certified in criminal trial advocacy by the Nationa...
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    Hugh F Keefe

    Lynch, Traub Keefe & Errante, PC
    52 Trumbull Street, P. O. Box 1612, New Haven, CT
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 56 years
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    Christopher Thomas DeMatteo

    Pattis & Smith, LLC
    383 Orange St., First Floor, New Haven, CT
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
    I was born and raised in and around New Haven, Connecticut. I earned my bachelor's degree from Boston College and my juris doctor from Marquette. After working as an associate attorney for Jazlowiecki Jazlowiecki in Bristol, I opened my own office...
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    Scott Allen Leventhal

    The LoRicco Law Firm
    216 Crown St Ste 502, New Haven, CT
    8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
    DWI, Criminal & Personal Injury attorney for the accused and the injured-Cheshire/ New Haven County
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    Paul V Carty

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    Law Offices of Paul V. Carty
    233 Orange Street, P.O. Box 3192, New Haven, CT
    Not yet reviewed
    Avvo Rating: 9.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
    Knowledgeable Legal Counsel COMMUNITY-BASED. COMMUNITY-DRIVEN

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    40% Criminal Defense, 30% Personal Injury, 15% Workers Compensation and more

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    CT, Active since 1985
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    Ethan A Levin-Epstein

    405 Orange Street, New Haven, CT
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 52 years
    Ethan Levin-Epstein is a seasoned trial lawyer with over 40 years of experience in the criminal law. He has tried more than 30 jury trials to verdict for the prosecution and the defense. He has been designated a Super Lawyer and has been listed si...
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    James I. Glasser

    Wiggin & Dana LLP
    265 Church St, Po Box 1832, New Haven, CT
    2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 37 years
    James I. Glasser is a Partner in the New Haven and New York offices of Wiggin and Dana and is Chair of the Litigation Department. Mr. Glasser is a seasoned advocate who has successfully represented corporations and individuals in complex civil lit...
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    William F Dow

    350 Orange Street, New Haven, CT
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 55 years
    Review: William Dow provides the best representation and legal advice. He is very forward and honest about what he thinks. He considers all possible alternatives and presents them clearly. He is a very thorough and competent professional who always had my...
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    Charles E Tiernan

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    52 Trumbull St, P.O. Box 1612, New Haven, CT
    Not yet reviewed
    Avvo Rating: 9.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 40 years
    Experience, creativity, results
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    Todd A. Bussert

    FROST BUSSERT LLC
    350 Orange Street, Suite 100, New Haven, CT
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
    Todd Bussert is a committed advocate who practices in the areas of federal criminal defense, Connecticut criminal defense, criminal appeals and post-conviction matters, federal sentencing and federal Bureau of Prisons issues. He has represented in...
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    Erin M Field

    Field Law Office, LLC
    157 Church St, 19th Floor, New Haven, CT
    133 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
    Connecticut attorney Erin M. Field has been fighting for the rights of her clients for more than two decades. After graduating from the Western New England College School of Law, Erin founded her own law practice in 1992. Through her practice, Eri...
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    Edward J Mcmanus

    McManus Law Firm, LLC
    900 Chapel Street, Suite 620, New Haven, CT
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
    McManus Law Firm, LLC is devoted to helping those injured by the negligence of others and to defending individuals who have been arrested and charged with crimes. Attorney Edward J. McManus is proud to be a New Haven Personal Injury Lawyer and Cri...
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    Justin Francis Fappiano

    27 Elm Street, New Haven, CT
    15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.4 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
    Review: I first consulted with Justin Fappiano while working with on my wife's application for permanent residency before we had gotten married, so that we could make arrangements with the date of the wedding and when to file for the permanent residency. ...
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    Glenn Mead Conway

    Conway Law Firm, LLC
    7 Elm St # 2 L, New Haven, CT
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
    Review: I hired Attorney Conway to represent me in a legal matter. He handled my case with extreme competency, efficiency, and compassion. A very favorable outcome resulted and I am grateful to have found him to represent me. I would highly recommend the ...
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    Albert Vittorio Carocci

    Trantolo & Trantolo, LLC
    816 Woodward Avenue, New Haven, CT
    2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.7 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
    Review: Friendliest attorney I've ever met and immediately made me feel as if everything was going to be ok. Both he and his staff were available at all hours. He even gave me his cell phone number in the event of an emergency. i have recommended him to m...
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    John Andrew Ferranti

    Attorney At Law
    50 Elm St, New Haven, CT
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 7.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
    Review: John Ferranti was professional, direct, and cut through the nonsense that was going on in my case. He helped ease my mind and got the job done. I would highly recommend John to anyone I know.

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