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Our goal is simple: helping clients regain control of their life. If you're accused of a crime, your future is at risk. If you have a family that depends on you -- they too could be impacted.

If you’re accused of committing a crime, you stand to lose your freedom, your financial future, and perhaps even your personal assets. The stakes are virtually endless. It’s critical you hire the best possible criminal defense attorney to represent you. Whether you’re facing a federal charge, or state charge, you need an NYC criminal lawyer who has the skills and experience to help you avoid a guilty verdict —- and possible prison sentence. One of the biggest mistakes you can possibly make is get no legal representation – instead, hire a private criminal defense attorney who can help you negotiate a plea bargain, or – get all charges dismissed.

Whether you’re facing a violent crime, or white collar crime, our NYC criminal attorneys are capable of helping you avoid a guilty sentence, and potential prison time. By working with our criminal defense lawyers, you can rest assured that we’ll offer professionalism to you and your family members. We’re well versed in all major NY penal laws, and prepared to mount the most aggressive defense possible.

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We take your case seriously, because we understand what happens if you lose your case. We take on fewer clients than our competition, to make sure we dedicate resources to YOU.

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Any allegation of wrong doing can hurt your reputation, future employment prospects, and more. Bottom line, you should never take a potential criminal investigation lightly. We protect your rights, and protect you financially. The Spodek Law Group is a top pick, for state, and federal crimes. With over 50 years of combined experience, we've seen virtually every single type of allegation and potential case. It doesn't matter what you're accused of committing, our team of trial lawyers is here to help you. We understand the challenges you face - once you're accused of a crime, and now face societal, and financial ramifications. Regardless of what you're accused of committing, there's a defense strategy that can be crafted which helps you. The quality of your criminal defense attorney is more important than the crime you're accused of doing. You can rest assured that the Spodek Law Group will handle your case with professionalism, and desire for positive outcomes for you and your family.

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  • The Spodek Law Group handles virtually every type of criminal defense case. If you’re facing criminal charges, our NYC criminal lawyers can help you – right away! If you are facing criminal accusations, you stand to lose a lot more than just the case – you stand to lose your freedom, liberty, and assets. The stakes are simply TOO HIGH for you to leave your criminal defense representation to simply a public defender, or any criminal defense attorney. Bottom line, whether you face a federal, or state, charge, you need a New York criminal attorney with skills, experience, and judgement, who can help you avoid a guilty verdict. We can negotiate a plea bargain, or go to trial in order to fight the case against you. To get started, please contact our criminal lawyers as soon as possible.
  • The Spodek Law Group is loved by the media. We’ve got experience handling high profile criminal defense cases for many years now. Our founding partner, Todd Spodek, has handled many high profile criminal defense cases. Our firm has built a practice around handling most state level crimes, and in addition handling tough and hard to win federal cases. Federal charges carry extremely stiff fines, and penalties, compared to State crimes. It means you really need an NYC criminal lawyer who is effective, and can argue on your behalf. In some cases, there can be simultaneous state and federal cases that proceed against you. Founding partner Todd Spodek and his team are admitted to practice in federal courts, and have experience handling all stages of federal cases, including federal appeals. Bottom line – if you’re facing criminal allegations, you need a criminal defense law firm who can provide the quality representation you need. Whether you’re under an active investigation, or simply under surveillance, you can rest assured that the Spodek Law Group will handle your case with professionalism.
  • The Lawyer You Want – When Things Hit The Fan
    No one wants an attorney. When you’re involved in an investigation, or you’re in custody before an arrest for criminal conduct, there’s no substitute for having the best possible criminal defense attorney. Our team of attorneys has extensive experience. The Spodek Law Group’s experience in the practice of criminal law is second to none. The firm has handled cases nationwide, and has the capability of effectively advising you on how to proceed. We understand what’s at stake for each, and every, client. We understand that incarceration, and a criminal record, are things no one wants.


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