Knowledgeable Criminal Defense Against Property Crime Charges

Property crimes can include offenses from criminal trespass to robbery. Penalties vary greatly depending upon the circumstances of your arrest and the subsequent charges. For a thorough understanding of the charges against you and your potential defenses, contact the experienced criminal defense lawyers at Summers & Schneider, P.C. We represent clients throughout New York City, including all five boroughs as well as Long Island and New Jersey.

We Will Help You Understand Your Rights And Options

Accomplished criminal defense attorneys Kimberly A. Summers and Douglas M. Schneider have significant experience defending clients against a broad range of criminal charges. The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal have featured Ms. Summers and Mr. Schneider for their legal advocacy.

Ms. Summers' reputation as an effective criminal defense lawyer has led to her being quoted by international news media and The New York Times, as well as local and regional newspapers. Criminal defense lawyers consult with her for her knowledge of theft offenses and other criminal defense matters. Mr. Schneider's successful reversal of a criminal conviction at the appellate level appeared on the front page of the New York Law Journal.

You can rely on their skill and experience in criminal cases, including property crimes, to provide you with an outstanding legal defense.

Summers & Schneider, P.C., defends against theft and property crime charges such as:

  • Robbery
  • Larceny
  • Burglary
  • Criminal trespass
  • Federal property crimes

Possession Of A Forged Instrument

Under New York law, possession of a forged instrument occurs when you are charged with having a "written instrument" such as a credit card, check, driver's license, or other documentation, and you intend to deceive another person with that instrument. Possession of a forged instrument may be a felony or a misdemeanor charge. You may be facing federal charges.

Sophisticated Criminal Defense. An Individualized Approach To Our Clients.

Our respected criminal defense attorneys know that maintaining individual relationships with defendants is important to providing an effective defense. To better understand your rights and options, call 212-257-0522 to schedule your initial consultation at one of our offices, conveniently located in Brooklyn and Manhattan. You can also reach us confidentially online. We will take the time to get to know you and ensure that your rights are upheld as you get your story heard in court.