PEOPLE v. __________ June 2006

Date: June 1, 2006

Outcome: Case dismissed.

Defendant charged with felony possession of a controlled substance. Evidence suppressed after pre-trial hearing reveals officer’s arrest to be unlawful.

People v. __________ Bronx County (March 2015)

Date: March 1, 2015

Client arrested and charged with Burglary in the 2nd Degree and faced several years in prison. After meeting with the District Attorney’s Office to explain mitigating circumstances of the case, Client was offered a plea to a violation and a conditional discharge.

People v. __________ NY County (January 2014)

Date: January 1, 2014

Client arrested and alleged to have possessed several bags of cocaine. Client was indicted by a Grand Jury. DA sought jail time. Our firm challenged the constitutionality of the “stop and frisk” of my client. Prior to pre-trial hearing, the District Attorney dismissed the indictment. Our firm settled a false arrest claim v. the city…

People v. (NY County, September 2013)

Date: September 1, 2013

Client arrested and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance (B Felony). Upon his arrest, Client was chased, tackled and struck multiple times by arresting officers. Client refused plea deal offered by NYC Special Narcotics DA, based  on what firm felt was lack of probable cause to arrest. Ultimately, DA dismissed the case and we…

People v. _______ (NY county, February 2012)

Date: February 1, 2012

Client was arrested on warrant for 20 year old gun charge. Client was incarcerated for eight months awaiting trial. After pre-trial hearing, case was dismissed on this Firm’s defense motions. We then filed and settled a claim vs. the City of NY for Unlawful Imprisonment.

People v. ______ (Kings County 2011)

Client arrested and charged with resisting arrest after he was physically assaulted by police officers wielding batons. This firm produced video demonstrating the police use of excessive force and the DA’s Office dismissed the case against our client. This firm filed suit in Federal Court and settled for excessive force claims.

People v. _____________ (February 2011)

Date: February 1, 2011

Outcome: Civil Suit pending.

Client charged with gunpoint rape. Case dismissed by District Attorney’s Office after defense demonstrates it is a mistaken ID.

People of the State of NY v. ______________ (July 2011)

Date: July 1, 2011

Three clients assaulted by NYPD officers at a birthday party were falsely arrested and charged with ‘Resisting Arrest.’ Our  Firm sought an investigation into the Officer’s action and the cases were dismissed by the Kings County District Attorney’s Office. Civil Suit is currently Pending in the Eastern District of New York.

People v. ______________ February 2010

Date: February 1, 2010

Outcome: Case dismissed by District Attorney's Office. Civil matter settled.

Client charged with criminal possession of a weapon after loaded gun allegedly found in the glove compartment of his car.

People v. __________ October 2009

Date: October 1, 2009

Defendant charged with possession of a weapon after gun recovered in vehicle in which he was a passenger. Case dismissed by the District Attorney’s Office after pre-trial hearings.  Our firm settled false arrest claims v. the City of NY.