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New York Gun Possession Laws are Strict Offering Personalized Counsel for over 30 Years

Gun Possession Lawyer in the Bronx

Get Personalized Counsel from Steven H. Goldman and his team

Like a number of other crimes, District Attorney Offices throughout New York have adopted get-tough plea bargain policies regarding gun cases. That is why it is so crucial that you retain a legal advocate who is willing to fight on your behalf.

What Could Conviction Mean for You?

In New York City, most of the District Attorney Offices will not offer you a plea of less than 2 years if you are charged with possessing a gun. If you have a prior felony conviction, you are looking at considerably more prison time. Defending such cases has, therefore, become much tougher. That’s why it’s so important to have an experienced and skilled criminal defense attorney on your side.

Weapon or gun possession charges in New York include:

  • Third-degree – charged with possession of a weapon when the possessor has previously been convicted.
  • Second-degree – charged with possession of a weapon and the intent to use it against another person.
  • First-degree – charged with possession of a weapon with plans to use it against another or a property. Or can be charged to those possessing more than 10 firearms.

Building an Effective Defense

The Law Offices of Goldman and Associates been advocating for clients charged with possessing weapons for more than 30 years. We understand what it takes to successfully represent someone charged with possessing a gun. We know the law and the best strategies. We are adept at effectively advocating your case to DA's, judges and - when necessary - juries. We are, in short, the kind of advocates you need for your case.

Contact Steven H. Goldman now for your free consultation with an attorney. We proudly serve clients in the Bronx, Manhattan as well as Westchester and throughout New York City.