Criminal Law

Skilled New York Defense Attorney

A criminal conviction can follow you for the rest of your life. It can negatively affect your reputation and can also have a serious impact on future employment opportunities, relationships with family and friends, and your overall future.

If you have been charged with a crime, it is extremely important to seek the advice of a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney. At the Law Office of John M. Zarcone, Jr., Esq., we have the services of Lawrence Silverman, who has practiced defense criminal law for over 48 years. Mr. Silverman has been A.V. rated by Martindale Hubbel. We take an aggressive approach to your case. We believe that you have the right to protect your good name, and we will work to develop a legal strategy that will be most effective to your situation.

This firm represents clients in Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, and Orange counties. We handle all criminal cases in the village, justice, city, county, and supreme courts. This representation starts from an arraignment through a trial (if necessary). An attorney will usually be available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for legal emergencies including to attend arraignments for clients.

Traffic tickets
Domestic violence
Drug offenses

As a law firm providing full-service criminal defense representation, we will handle your case from arraignments, through trial and beyond, until we attain an effective resolution. We will also conduct plea negotiations, pre-indictment or SCI conferences in an effort to resolve your case before it may go to motions, hearings, and/or trial.

We will be dedicated to you and your case, every step of the way.