If you are facing a weapons charge, it is critical that you speak with a qualified attorney to discuss your options. The criminal defense attorneys at Sivin, Miller & Roche LLP, are recognized as top criminal defense lawyers in New York. As former prosecutors and experienced trial attorneys, we know the tactics the prosecution will use to try and secure a conviction. We always work meticulously to know and understand every detail of your case and to then create a compelling case strategy focused on achieving the best possible outcome in your particular situation.
We have decades of experience defending clients against a wide range of weapons possession allegations and charges, including, but not limited to:
Weapons charges are aggressively prosecuted in New York and carry serious penalties that can result in substantial jail time. It is crucial that you obtain the best criminal defense representation available. In a free initial consultation, we can explain the penalties you may be facing and how we can help you fight the charges.
Under the Fourth Amendment, you are protected against unreasonable searches and seizures. We have had many clients whose rights were violated after cops discovered weapons during an unconstitutional search.
In nearly all cases, evidence that is obtained illegally is inadmissible in court. This can severely weaken the prosecution’s case and could result in your charges being dropped.
The constitutionality of searches rests on a variety of factors such as:
At Sivin, Miller & Roche LLP, our attorneys aggressively challenge the legality of police searches. We work quickly to investigate illegal car stops, warrantless searches of apartments, vehicles and business premises and various other types of illegal and unconstitutional searches and seizures.
We routinely file thoroughly researched and written motions to suppress illegally obtained evidence, and we are always well-prepared and aggressive when cross-examining police officers and detectives at suppression hearings.
You need and deserve high-quality representation from a skilled and knowledgeable lawyer. Contact our New York City office for a complimentary consultation by calling 800-836-3152. If you prefer, you may also request a free case evaluation online. We will travel to you if needed.
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