When someone is charged with a crime, they have a lot to consider. Not only are you risking jail time, high fines, and other immediate penalties that come along with your sentence, but you are also risking developing a criminal record, which can prevent you from securing housing, getting a job, and more. If you are facing criminal charges, you need to take action today. Contact a knowledgeable Staten Island criminal defense lawyer from Vasiliou Law so you can tell us the circumstances of your case and so we can begin fighting for the best outcome possible on your behalf.
Our legal team has decades of experience representing clients facing a wide array of criminal charges. Just some of the cases we’ve handled in the past involve the following:
Staten Island is the southernmost and least populous borough of New York City, with 476,179 residents in 2020. It is separated from Manhattan by New York Harbor and from Brooklyn by the Narrows. It is connected to Manhattan by the Staten Island Ferry, which carries passengers and automobiles; to Brooklyn by the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge; and to New Jersey by several bridges. Staten Island has a suburban character and is known for its parks, historic sites, and cultural attractions, such as the Snug Harbor Cultural Center, the Staten Island Museum, and the Historic Richmond Town.
The Richmond County Supreme Court is located in Staten Island and is part of the 13th Judicial District of New York State. The courthouse is located at 26 Central Avenue and celebrated its grand opening on September 28, 2015. The courthouse houses the Supreme Court Law Library which is located at 25 Hyatt Street, Room 515. The Civil Term Clerk’s Office is located in Room 131 and contains the trial support, motion support, ex parte support, and subpoenaed records departments.
The bottom line is that if you’ve been charged with a crime, you need a legal advocate you can depend on. Vasiliou Law is a criminal defense firm that is dedicated to shielding clients in Staten Island from the pitfalls of a criminal conviction and subsequent criminal record. Contact us today to schedule your free case evaluation with our seasoned legal team.