Long Island Federal Criminal Defense Attorney
Charged with a federal crime in Long Island? Call us now!
The federal government and its various police agencies have almost unlimited power and resources. Agencies from the FBI, DEA, SEC and the NSA are all involved in seeking out those who are involved in illegal activities that violate federal law. The prosecutors working in the federal justice system are some of the toughest in the country, often career prosecutors that worked their way up through the state court system to advance their careers.
Need a federal crime lawyer in Long Island, NY? If you are facing criminal charges filed in federal court, the Long Island criminal lawyer you select to represent you must be admitted to practice in federal court, and should have experience serving as defense counsel in this court system.
We Are Qualified to Represent You
At Prime & O'Brien, LLP, we are proud to have been admitted to practice in federal court in both the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. If you or someone you love is accused of committing any federal crime, contact our firm for immediate assistance.
Facing federal criminal charges in Long Island?
Prime & O’Brien, LLP can help! Tell us about your case and we will review your situation for free.
Defending Against Federal Charges in Nassau County, NY
A federal offense is often punished far more heavily than charges filed at the state level. Crimes involving any type of fraud are often filed federally, including those such as:
Looking for an attorney for a federal crime case in Long Island? Crimes that take place on federal land or property are also filed in federal court, whether arson, theft or others. The penalties imposed could include years in a federal penitentiary, and you could be incarcerated far from your home and family, in a very strict and carefully controlled environment.
The federal penitentiaries in New York have various levels of security, from minimum to low, medium high and supermax. The federal correctional facility in Otisville NY is a medium security prison, where drug offenders may be forced to serve a sentence. For many serious federal crimes, a conviction will mean incarceration in a facility out of state, far distant from anyone you know and love.
Need a lawyer for a federal crimes case in Nassau County?
If you become aware that you are under investigation by any federal agency, it is imperative that you get legal representation immediately. Do not answer questions, agree to interviews, or take on the attitude that being helpful will serve your interests – far from it. In fact, you endanger your own future freedom by discussing the details of any case, whether you are innocent or guilty. Exercise your right to remain silent. Looking for an attorney for your federal crime case in Long Island, NY?
We will protect your rights and interests, which could not be more critical in these cases. Contact our firm.