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Mount Vernon Criminal Defense Lawyers
Riebling & Payton, PLLC are Mount Vernon Criminal Defense Lawyers who have the experience and dedication that you or your family require when facing criminal charges. Our defense attorneys include a former New York City prosecutor who served for years in the New York County’s Office of Special Narcotics and a multi-year selection as a Super Lawyer, and as one of the Top Trial Lawyers in the New York Metro Area. With nearly 50 years of combined experience, they have been attorneys defending people in Mount Vernon since 1997. From their years in the District Attorney’s Office and by virtue of their years of practice, they have a thorough understanding of police procedures. This insight is often vital when developing a defense for people arrested and charged in Mount Vernon, NY.
They have handled thousands of criminal cases, and have successfully reduced countless violent felony charges to misdemeanors. In many cases they have got those charges dismissed entirely. As the foremost criminal defense trial attorneys in Westchester County, NY, they have obtained “Not Guilty” verdicts for clients facing a variety of violent charges which would have resulted in jail sentences of years. More specifically, Riebling & Payton, PLLC have successfully help defend numerous criminal cases in the Mount Vernon City Court and other Westchester County courts.
Mount Vernon Criminal Defense Cases
Mount Vernon, New York, in Westchester county, is 14 miles Northeast of New York, New York. The city benefits from easy access to the nearby cities and towns that it shares the New York metropolitan area with. As the eighth-most populous city in the state of New York, Mt. Vernon rests between Bronx County and Bronxville. It has a large downtown business district which is on the city's south side, which features the City Hall, Mount Vernon City Court, the main post office, the public library, and other municipal establishments.
If you have been contacted by the Mount Vernon Police, or if you have been arrested in the City of Mount Vernon, contact our Mount Vernon criminal attorneys to let us help you. Criminal cases are often legally and factually complex. Additionally, being accused of a crime can often have a lasting and damaging impact on a person’s life. You can lose your job, driver’s license, immigration status, the ability to get a bank loan, vote or your freedom if convicted of a crime. It is important to choose a lawyer who has experience handling these important matter. Riebling & Payton are Mt. Vernon Criminal Defense Lawyers prepared to capably address these situations. In many cases, we have been instrumental in preventing an arrest after a client discovered that he or she was under investigation.
We are a Westchester Criminal Defense law firm with offices located throughout Westchester County. In fact, we are prepared to meet clients in White Plains, NY (445 Hamilton Avenue), Mount Kisco, NY (118 North Bedford Road), Harrison, NY (500 Mamaroneck Avenue) and Scarsdale, NY (2 Overhill Road). From these locations, our Mount Vernon criminal defense attorneys handle all kinds of criminal cases in the Mount Vernon City Court, and in surrounding Westchester County municipalities, as well as in Federal Court.
We provide representation in a wide variety of criminal cases, including:
- White Collar Crime
- Prevailing Wage Cases
- Sex Crimes and Rape
- Criminal Possession of a Weapon
- Criminal Mischief
- Domestic Violence
- Unlawful Imprisonment
- Narcotics and Drugs
- Marihuana (Marijuana)
- Child Pornography
- DWAID (Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs)
- Reckless Driving
- Leaving the Scene of a Personal Injury/Property Damage Accident
- Felony DWI Under Leandra’s Law
- Aggravated DWI (BAC above 0.18%)
- DWI Refusal Hearings
- Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle
- Vehicular Assault
- Unemployment Insurance Fraud
- Vehicular Manslaughter
- Possession of a Forged Instrument
- Grand Larceny and Petit Larceny
- Disorderly Conduct
- All other criminal matters
We also have an extensive Vehicle and Traffic practice. We represent clients with traffic tickets including but not limited to:
- Texting While Driving
- Using a Cell Phone While Driving
- Distracted Driving
- Unlicensed Operation
- Following Too Closely
- Improper Turns
- Unsafe Lane Change
- All other traffic infractions
If you would like additional information or would like to schedule a Free Consultation with our experienced defense team at Riebling & Payton, PLLC for any criminal misdemeanor charge or felony case, DWI arrest or traffic ticket, please contact us today to discuss your legal rights and how we can protect you. Call Us at (914) 712-6878.