Student Criminal Defense Attorneys

College student facing disciplinary or criminal charges? We can help.

Your education is one of your most important investments. When that investment is put at risk by either poor choices or false accusations, you have the right to defend yourself and protect your future

Whether you are facing disciplinary action by your school for alleged misconduct or have been arrested and accused of committing a crime, you have rights that need defending.

Student Defenders, a division of our renowned Criminal Defense practice, has the experience to guide, advise and protect you through all stages of student conduct disciplinary proceedings and criminal prosecutions.  Visit our student defense website here.

We know how to protect your rights and your interests.  Watch our video below.


The culture of teamwork and collaboration at O’Connell and Aronowitz helps our three office locations assist clients in a myriad of legal disciplines and harness the talents of O’Connell and Aronowitz attorneys across New York State. We offer the experience, resources, and skills to help you protect your rights and your best interests.


54 State Street
Albany, NY 12207

tel: 518.462.5601
fax: 518.462.2670

Saratoga Springs

1 Court Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

tel: 518.584.5205
fax: 518.584.5441