Criminal Defense

criminal defense lawyerThe O’Connell and Aronowitz Criminal Defense team is led by Stephen Coffey and Michael McDermott, former chief felony prosecutors in the Albany and Rensselaer County District Attorney’s Offices. Committed to assisting our clients in every step of the criminal defense process, the O’Connell and Aronowitz Criminal Defense team aggressively protects the rights of our clients as well as their reputations. With over 50 years of experience combined, our team has the reputation and relationships with prosecutors, law enforcement and judiciary to best serve our clients unique legal needs.  We represent individuals for all levels of offense from misdemeanors to felonies to white collar crime.

Our representation begins at the time of law enforcement investigation or arrest and our attorneys are available 24 hours a day to respond to questions or assist clients at the time of arrest. We appear for our clients at any time, day or night.

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We are experienced advocates, negotiators and litigators at all levels of the criminal justice process.

DWI / DUI | Larceny | Criminal Investigation | Felony | Drug Possession | Pornography | Assault | Misdemeanor | Domestic Violence | Weapons Charge | Arrest Warrant |Legal Defense for College Students |

We provide assistance with the defense and resolution of criminal matters involving investigations and prosecutions in town, village, and city courts and we are experienced in major and minor crimes. Mr. Coffey has handled matters in every jurisdiction in the region, and we have established excellent working relationships at all levels of the criminal justice system.

The Criminal Defense practice is active in both our Albany, NY and Plattsburgh, NY offices representing clients across New York State. We also provide criminal defense representation on a pro bono basis.

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Please contact Stephen Coffey or Michael McDermott in our Albany office for more information. In Plattsburgh, please contact Heidi Dennis.