Criminal Defense Lawyers Serving Long Island and New York City
The seasoned criminal defense attorneys at Barket, Marion, Epstein & Kearon represent clients throughout Long Island and New York City who have been charged with all types of motor vehicle offenses, from driving while intoxicated (DWI) to vehicular manslaughter.
Our trial and negotiation experience and our in-depth understanding of the investigative methods used by police and prosecutors in motor vehicle cases enable us to diligently protect our clients' rights at every stage of the criminal justice and administrative processes.
Defending Clients Against Drunk Driving Accusations
If you have been charged with DWI in New York, you could be facing serious consequences, including imprisonment, fines, and suspension or revocation of your driver's license. Even if you are permitted to drive, you may be required to install an ignition interlock device.
Attorney Steven Epstein has extensive experience in the field of DWI defense and vehicular assault/homicide. Mr. Epstein is a Member of the National College for DUI Defense and has lectured, taught workshops and continuing legal education classes on the subjects of Criminal Law and DWI defense across the New York metropolitan area and upstate New York for many organizations, including but not limited to The Bronx County Bar Association, The Legal Aid Society of the City of New York and The Sullivan County Bar Association. His vast experience and proven track record of success defending individuals, including many high profile clients accused of DWI related offenses has led to him being relied upon as the principal instructor for The Legal Aid Society of the City of New York in the area of DWI defense since 1998 and he has taught hundreds of attorneys how to handle the DWI case. Mr. Epstein owns and is certified to operate the Intoxilyzer 5000, the device used by police departments throughout the New York Metropolitan area to test motorist's breath for the presence or absence of alcohol in their blood.
Fighting Homicide Charges in Vehicle Accident Cases
If you have been involved in a vehicle accident in which someone was killed and the police suspect you of causing the accident while driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you could be facing serious felony charges under New York's vehicular manslaughter law.
As a firm that is regularly called upon to defend clients against homicide charges, we are fully prepared to represent clients who have been accused of vehicular manslaughter. Mr. Epstein works with our other experienced homicide defense attorneys in these matters.
If you have been charged with DWI, vehicular manslaughter or any other motor vehicle offense, it is imperative to contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible. To schedule a meeting, please contact our office today at 516-745-1500 or by e-mail.