New York Criminal Law
A strong defense from the commencement of criminal proceedings is imperative. It is also paramount to speak with an experienced attorney to give you the counsel necessary for the best outcome.
Crimes are categorized as violations, misdemeanors, and felonies in New York. Violations are the least serious, followed by misdemeanors, and then felonies. There are two types of Misdemeanors - Type A and Type B. The former is more serious. Sentencing varies but can be up to 1 year in prison and 3 years probation. Felony sentences begin at 1 year . These crimes can be categorized as Class A-I and Class E-1, with the former being more serious.
Types of crimes include:
A strong defense can be the difference of months, years, and even the severity of the crime committed. We can help. Please give us a call today.