I have been a criminal defense attorney on Long Island for over 25 years. I have played a prominent role in all sorts of criminal defense cases; from the defense of Amy Fisher to the defense of those charged with fishing without a license.
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, White Collar Crime, Federal Crime, Domestic Violence
Review: “I'm a licensed attorney myself, but when my father and brother encountered legal issues outside of my realm of expertise, I sent them to Glen. They couldn't be happier with the results and the attention Glen gave...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Civil Rights, Commercial, Debt Collection
Review: “Floyd Sarisohn is one of the best attorneys I have ever met. He is kind, trustworthy, caring and gives great advice. Unlike many attorneys, he returns phone calls; keeps you advised of status and has a very calming infl...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Elder Law, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Family
Review: “I contacted Meaney and Meaney to add my wife to the deed to my house. Andrew Meaney was professional and efficient, so I will certainly keep him in mind for any future legal needs.”
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Foreclosure, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Real Estate, Criminal Defense
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.