Representation For Serious Violent Crimes

New York has strict penalties for violent crime. It is crucial to hire a quality criminal defense attorney when facing charges that carry long mandatory minimum prison sentences. Steven represents clients facing a wide range of violent felony offenses:

  • Robbery
  • Domestic violence
  • Homicide
  • Burglary
  • Assault and battery
  • Assault with a firearm
  • Sexual assault
  • Kidnapping

In New York, firearm possession is also considered a violent felony. Steven E. Lynch handles firearms and other weapons charges in New York City and neighboring counties. Mr. Lynch represents repeat and first-time offenders in the face of stringent laws and tough legal obstacles. He has an intimate understanding of the New York justice system and how to approach weapons cases. He thoroughly examines the elements that shape your defense, such as whether:

  • The police had grounds to search you
  • The weapon was operable
  • The weapon was on your body or in the same room or vehicle as you
  • Your weapon was illegal to possess under any circumstance (such as a gravity knife or switchblade)
  • You were alone or with another person at the time of your arrest
  • Your gun license or permit expired

Steven represents clients facing a wide range of firearms charges, including:

  • Criminal possession of a firearm
  • Unlawful possession of a weapon
  • Criminal use of a firearm
  • Prohibited use of weapons
  • Criminal purchase or disposal of a weapon
  • Aggravated criminal possession of a weapon
  • Criminal sale of a firearm
  • Criminal possession of a weapon
  • Criminal or unlawful possession of a weapon on school grounds
  • Unlawful possession of a weapon by individuals under the age of 16

Depending on the charge, you may face a lengthy prison sentence if you are convicted. Mr. Lynch understands what is at stake and is prepared to defend you in court. He scrutinizes the allegations against you and raises the strongest defense on your behalf. Whenever possible, he will fight to have the charges you face lowered to a lesser offense or dismissed entirely.

Experienced New York Trial Attorney

Steven E. Lynch has over a decade of lawyer experience defending New York City residents charged with violent crimes. He understands that a conviction of a violent crime can impact clients for the rest of their lives. If you are charged with a violent crime, he will offer respect and understanding while listening to your story. He will form a strategic defense based on the circumstances of your arrest.

Call Today For A Free Consultation

The Law Offices of Steven E. Lynch represents clients charged with violent crimes throughout the five boroughs of New York. Call today for a free consultation to discuss your charges. You can reach Steven at 212-571-7036 or fill out our online contact form. Se habla español.