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The Spodek Law Group understands how delicate high-profile cases can be, and has a strong track record of getting positive outcomes. Our lawyers service a clientele that is nationwide. With offices in both LA and NYC, and cases all across the country - Spodek Law Group is a top tier law firm.
Todd Spodek is a second generation attorney with immense experience. He has many years of experience handling 100’s of tough and hard to win trials. He’s been featured on major news outlets, such as New York Post, Newsweek, Fox 5 New York, South China Morning Post, Insider.com, and many others.
In 2022, Netflix released a series about one of Todd’s clients: Anna Delvey/Anna Sorokin.
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Being charged with a crime like burglary or home invasion in Queens can be an incredibly stressful and frightening experience. These charges carry the potential for serious penalties under New York law, including years in prison. Fortunately, with an experienced Queens criminal defense attorney on your side, you can fight the charges and work to protect your future.
Burglary charges can stem from a range of alleged activities, from breaking into a home or business to remaining unlawfully with intent to commit a crime. Burglary degrees and penalties vary based on circumstances like:
For example, standard burglary in the 3rd degree in New York is a class D felony with up to 7 years in prison. Burglary in the 1st degree during the night with a weapon is a class B violent felony with up to 25 years in prison.
Home invasion charges involve illegally entering a home while someone is still inside, often to commit another crime like robbery or assault. Like burglary, home invasion charges and penalties vary based on exactly what occurred:
In general though, home invasion is prosecuted as a class B violent felony in New York and carries potential penalties up to 25 years in prison.
The Queens County District Attorney’s Office takes burglary and home invasion charges very seriously, but that does not necessarily mean they can prove their case against you in court. An aggressive defense attorney will thoroughly analyze the evidence and look for every opportunity to get charges reduced or dismissed.
For example, we may uncover issues with:
Raising doubt about the quality of the evidence or arguing your rights were violated could result in evidence getting thrown out. And if the prosecution lacks solid evidence against you, they may have no choice but to reduce charges significantly or drop them altogether.
At the Law Offices of James S. Vlasto, our Queens burglary lawyers have successfully defended these charges for more than 45 years. We know how to plan an effective defense strategy tailored to the unique circumstances of your case.
This starts with a thorough independent investigation of what occurred. We do not simply take the prosecution’s claims at face value. Instead, we take steps like:
Armed with our own view of the evidence – or lack thereof – we build a defense aiming to cast doubt on the prosecution’s version of events. This could involve strategies like:
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