What Are The Consequences Of A Violent Crime Charge?

The criminal justice system can be complex. Navigating this system without experienced legal guidance often leads to injustice. Nowhere is this truer than if you are alleged to have committed a violent crime in New York City. In some cases, you may be facing a sentence of life in prison.

If you or a loved one has been charged with a violent crime in New York City, the earlier you get an experienced criminal defense lawyer on your side, the better. At Summers & Schneider, P.C., we work with criminal defendants throughout their cases, from police investigations through trial.

Know Your Rights And Options

Prosecutors in New York City often seek maximum penalties for violent crimes, including homicide, assault, battery and sex crimes involving violence. There is too much at stake to navigate this complex system alone. You need to know your options and rights in a system designed to get quick guilty verdicts, especially for violent crimes.

We can inform you of your rights and protect your interests. Call 212-257-0522 to speak to our accomplished criminal defense attorneys at our offices in Manhattan and Brooklyn, New York.

Confident, Experienced Guidance In And Out Of The Courtroom

Respected criminal defense attorney Kimberly A. Summers has represented clients in numerous high-profile cases. She has appeared in The New York Times, an HBO documentary and other media for her criminal defense work. She can knowledgeably guide you throughout your case regardless of the severity of the charges against you.

At Summers & Schneider, P.C., we handle cases throughout New York City involving:

  • Domestic assault
  • Homicide
  • Murder
  • Gun and weapons charges
  • Vehicular homicide
  • Manslaughter

Schedule Your Initial Consultation Today

It is important to begin protecting your rights immediately when faced with the significant consequences associated with a conviction for a violent crime. Schedule your initial consultation with a couple clicks online. We represent clients throughout New York City, including all boroughs, as well as Long Island and New Jersey.