Syracuse, NY Criminal Defense Lawyers

159 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Syracuse, NY area.

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Syracuse Has 159 Criminal Defense Attorneys With 772 Reviews

Robert G. Wells

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120 E. Washington Street,, Suite 825, Syracuse, NY
96 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 46 years
Robert Wells is determined to help you succeed! Call Now 315-352-4496!
Practice area 35% Criminal Defense, 65% Federal Crime
License NY, Active since 1978

David Hammond

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Carden Dotzler Hammond PLLC
100 Madison Street, Tower 1, Floor 12, Syracuse, NY
22 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.7
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
Reliable. Responsive. Results.
Practice area 60% Criminal Defense, 20% DUI & DWI, 20% Speeding & Traffic Ticket
Cost Hourly Rates,  $250-350 per hour  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License NY, Active since 2008

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Robert Scott King

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King Law
60 Presidential Ct #210, Syracuse, NY
21 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
Fearless Criminal Defense. We believe in winning, and we have done it over and over again.
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 30% Personal Injury, 20% Car Accidents and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License NY, Active since 2008

Nicholas J. DeMartino

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Nicholas J. DeMartino, Attorney at Law
120 East Washington Street, Suite 631, Syracuse, NY
20 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
A former judge and prosecutor with over 35 years of courtroom and trial experience
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 30% Violent Crime, 10% DUI & DWI and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License NY, Active since 1986

Kenneth Matthew Christopher

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Christopher & McQuillan, LLP
120 E. Washington Street, Suite 1001, Syracuse, NY
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
Have you been charged with a crime. We are experienced criminal defense attorneys here to help.
Practice area 60% Criminal Defense, 25% DUI & DWI, 10% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NY, Active since 2008

Dennis J. Nave

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Nave Law Firm
231 Walton Street, Syracuse, NY
34 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
High quality and thorough legal representation from an experienced attorney at affordable prices.
Practice area 15% Criminal Defense, 65% DUI & DWI, 10% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
Cost Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License NY, Active since 2015

Matthew David Dotzler

Carden Dotzler, PLLC
100 Madison Street, Tower 1, 12th Floor, Syracuse, NY
30 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
I am a founding partner of Carden Dotzler, PLLC and head the Criminal Defense Practice Group. I concentrate my practice on criminal defense, DWI defense and traffic defense, along with a specialized focus in defending clients who are charged with ...

Jordan Ross McQuillan

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Christopher & McQuillan, LLP
120 E. Washington Street, Suite 1001, Syracuse, NY
1 review Avvo Rating: 9.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
Have you been charged with a crime or injured? We are experienced attorneys here to help.
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 25% DUI & DWI, 20% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NY, Active since 2010

Michael Spano

The Crown Building, 304 South Franklin Street, Syracuse, NY
27 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
Michael is the only board certified criminal trial lawyer in New York State.Each lawyer certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy must undergo an extensive and rigorous screening of his or her credentials. The screening process consists of...

David Eugene Zukher

Weisberg & Zukher
109 South Warren St, Suite 711, Syracuse, NY
57 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
Sincere, dedicated Criminal Defense, when you need someone to listen to your side, call us.
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 40% Personal Injury, 15% Family and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes  • Hourly Rates,  $325-450 per hour  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 25%-33%
License NY, Active since 2000

Robert S Baska

Baska Law
441 S Salina St Ste 700, Syracuse, NY
1 review Avvo Rating: 8.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
Charged with DWI, a misdemeanor felony offense, or a traffic violation? Call now!
Practice area 30% Criminal Defense, 30% DUI & DWI, 10% Sex Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License NY, Active since 2007

William J. Kurtz

William J Kurtz, Esq.
5793 Crabtree Ln, Syracuse, NY
10 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 43 years
Over 35 years of Trial experience. An attorney who cares and will fight for you. Call (315) 505-4020
Practice area 30% Criminal Defense, 50% Divorce & Separation, 20% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NY, Active since 1981

Ralph Habib

Azria Law Office
211 West Jefferson Street, Suite 20, Syracuse, NY
80 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.3
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
Mr. Haibib has practiced criminal law for his entire career spanning over 18 years. As an Assistant District Attorney in Onondaga County for eight years, Mr. Habib prosecuted DWI and narcotics cases. For the last five years, Mr. Habib has provided...

Annaleigh Elizabeth Porter

Annaleigh E. Porter, Attorney-at-Law
220 South Warren Street, 10th Fl., Syracuse, NY
6 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
Attorney Annaleigh Porter is devoted to defending the rights of the accused. She credits her career path and comfort in the courtroom to her desire to see justice and fairness in the criminal court system. Ms. Porter has been recongized by the Nat...

Scott A. Brenneck

Cambareri & Brenneck, PLLC
300 S STATE ST., ONE PARK PLACE, FIRST FLOOR, SYRACUSE, NY
15 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.3
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
Scott has dedicated his practice to defending those accused of committing crimes, violations or traffic offenses including DWI. He has been developing the skills needed to be a criminal defense attorney since he started law school. Scott focused t...

Kenneth M. Moynihan

Kenneth M. Moynihan Attorney At Law
120 E Washington St Ste 825, Syracuse, NY
1 review Avvo Rating: 9.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
Review: Ken has defended myself, my friends and my family on a number of charges from traffic tickets to DUI to criminal felonies and has always been extremely professional and knowledgeable. He initially represented me when I was charged with DUI. He exp...

Nicholas Aaron Passalacqua

Passalacqua & Associates, LLC
499 S. Warren St., Suite 100, Syracuse, NY
19 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
I am a trial attorney. Our practice is focused primarily on criminal/DWI defense, and personal injury. Please feel free to contact me or browse my website if you have any questions.

Donald Edward Kelly

Kelly Law Center, P.C.
2717 Bellevue Avenue, Suite 6, Syracuse, NY
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
Attentive to details, aggressive in the courtroom, and always open to listening to clients, Don is an ally to anyone charged with a felony or misdemeanor crime in Central New York. He has 25 years of experience and operates Kelly Law Center PC. Do...

James Ryan Daley

Team Green Lawyers, PLLC
One Park Place, 300 South State Street, Suite 905, Syracuse, NY
13 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.1
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
I have been admitted to the New York State Bar since 2004. I spent the first ten years of my career as an Assistant District Attorney in the Onondaga County (Syracuse) District Attorney's Office. Over the course of my public service time I prosecu...

Bryn Lovejoy-Grinnell

The Law Office of Bryn Lovejoy-Grinnell, Esq.
317 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, NY
13 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
I am an attorney with 13 years of experience helping clients design creative solutions to their legal problems. I represent adults in family court and divorce matters. I also help institutions of higher education to build their Title IX-compliant ...

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