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Manhattan Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Attorneys

Daniel DeMaria

Daniel DeMaria is an experienced criminal defense lawyer who is admitted to the New York and Massachusetts state bars. He has represented clients throughout New York State in a variety of criminal matters involving drug possession, drug trafficking, driving while intoxicated, immigration offenses, assaults, and a variety of sex crimes. Mr. DeMaria represents clients in both state and federal matters. In his federal practice, Mr. DeMaria has represented clients in the Southern District of New York, the Northern District of New York, the Eastern District of New York, and the Southern District of Texas. Mr. DeMaria’s federal experience ranges from white collar crime cases involving in excess of 15 million dollars, credit card fraud cases involving in excess of $500,000, drug cases involving in excess of 15 kilograms of cocaine and 10 kilograms of heroin, and various criminal immigration matters. Mr. DeMaria has also handled appeals at both the federal and state levels.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense Law
  • Federal Criminal Defense Law

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court (Southern District of New York)
  • U.S. District Court (Eastern District of New York)
  • U.S. District Court (Northern District of New York)
  • U.S. District Court (District of Massachusetts)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals (1st Circuit)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals (2nd Circuit)

Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association

Michael Litman

Michael Litman is admitted to practice law in the State of New York. Mr. Litman represents clients who have been charged with misdemeanors and felonies, including crimes such as driving while intoxicated (“DWI”), drug possession, assault, burglary, robbery, theft, and sex crimes. Mr. Litman has represented criminal defendants in hundreds of criminal cases.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense Law

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court (Southern District of New York)

Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association

Anthony Merchant

Anthony Merchant is a top ranked lawyer with decades of experience. He began practicing law in Canada in 1968, and was admitted to the Arizona bar in 1987. Mr. Merchant spent decades defending those accused of crimes before he began prosecuting class action lawsuits in the early 2000s. Since then, Mr. Merchant has been consistently ranked one of Canada’s top class action lawyers having obtained a $1.9 billion dollar settlement in 2006. He has also obtained dozens of multi-million dollar settlements.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense Law
  • Class Action Law

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona
  • Alberta
  • British Columbia

Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association