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- 217 Montgomery St Suite 1200 Syracuse, NY 13202
- (315) 475-4555
When Your Freedom Is on the Line
HIRE A CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY YOU CAN TRUST IN SYRACUSE, NY
When it is you or a loved one charged with a crime in New York State, there is no such thing as a minor offense; you need a smart, experienced, tenacious criminal defense attorney by your side . Make James Hopkins Law Firm your expert partner in criminal defense cases in Syracuse, New York.
James Hopkins has over 30 years of legal experience, tried hundreds of cases, and has obtained outstanding results throughout his career. Though past successes are not predictive of a favorable outcome in your case, Mr Hopkins will employ all his knowledge and experience to protect you. He is a skillful negotiator, artful in motion practice, and his trial advocacy has been recognized nationally. Working with clients from all backgrounds, and facing all types of criminal charges, Mr. Hopkins develops effective, individualized defense strategies to protect his clients’ interests. His experience, skill and dedication is crucial to obtaining the best possible outcome in your criminal case. Schedule your free initial consultation with James Hopkins Law Firm in Syracuse, N.Y. today.
You deserve the best defense available
SKILLED CRIMINAL DEFENSE IN SYRACUSE, NY
Mr. Hopkins represents clients throughout New York State and in federal court He handles serious cases like homicides, drug offenses, and embezzlement, and less newsworthy cases like DWI and shoplifting. He is adept at defending cases in which the prosecution employs sophisticated technologies like DNA profiling or electronic wiretapping, and has passed the same breath test operator program as the police officers who testify in DWI cases. Since obtaining his law degree from Syracuse University, Mr. Hopkins has always been innovative and effective representing his clients. Mr. Hopkins was one of the very first attorneys to understand and effectively blunt prosecutions built on forensic DNA evidence at trial, and is believed to be the very first attorney in the nation to obtain an acquittal after trial in which FBI experts testified to a DNA match.
You deserve quality representation in your criminal case; call today to learn how you can obtain it.
Rely on James Hopkins Law Firm to represent you
STATE AND FEDERAL CRIMINAL DEFENSE IN SYRACUSE, NY
Mr. Hopkins has represented thousands of clients charged with felonies, misdemeanors and violations, from Murder to Disorderly Conduct. He has a proven record of success in all types of criminal cases, which has resulted in Mr. Hopkins being named as one of the National Trial Lawyers Association’s Top 100 Trial Lawyers in the field of Criminal Law, and a Top 10 Lawyer for Client Satisfaction by The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys . Mr. Hopkins is a former prosecutor who served in the Felony Trial Unit, Narcotics Unit, and DWI Unit in the Onondaga County District Attorney’s Office. As a narcotics prosecutor, he worked closely with undercover investigators and oversaw wiretap investigations. He was responsible for responding to the scene of fatal automobile accidents, and overseeing investigations and prosecutions arising from them. He now has decades of experience defending people charged with such crimes. Because of this wealth of experience, he understands and can address the dynamics of each case, and will develop the best defense strategy for your specific situation. Call today to schedule your free initial consultation regarding misdemeanor and felony crimes involving:
• Drug charges
• Marijuana/ Marihuana charges
• DWI/DUI/ Vehicular Homicide or Vehicular Assault
• White collar crimes
• Fraud and embezzlement
• Petty theft
• Federal Crimes
Your successful defense begins by calling James Hopkins Law Firm. The sooner you call, the sooner an experienced criminal defense attorney in Syracuse, New York begins protecting your rights. Call today to schedule your free initial consultation.
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EFFECTIVE CRIMINAL DEFENSE IN SYRACUSE, NY
No matter the charge, a criminal conviction carries serious consequences that can cost you time, money and even your freedom. At James Hopkins Law Firm, we provide effective legal representation to limit adverse consequences. Call today to schedule your free initial consultation with a knowledgeable criminal defense lawyer in Syracuse, NY. We defend all types of criminal cases in state and federal courts, including::
Drug charges – Narcotics and marijuana / marijuana cases constitute a significant portion of the caseload at James Hopkins Law Firm, as Mr. Hopkins was a former narcotics prosecutor in the Onondaga County District Attorney’s Office, and he has considerable experience both prosecuting and defending such cases. We know the alternatives to prosecution that might be available and strive to achieve the best possible results for our clients..
DWI / DUI – A charge of driving under the influence can happen to anybody, and the repercussions of a conviction can include jail, fines, severe license penalties and permanent damage to your record. We examine the particulars of your arrest, including any tests used to determine your level of alleged impairment,
Misdemeanors – These charges are less severe than felonies, but can still leave you with a permanent criminal record and potential sentences of jail, probation or fines. A conviction can also result in ineligibility for student loans, or may affect your employment. Examples of misdemeanor charges include petit larceny, assault 3d degree, and issuing a bad check. Traffic misdemeanors like aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle or reckless driving can result in hefty fines and surcharges, as well as higher insurance rates.
White collar crimes – Though nonviolent in nature, conviction for these crimes still carry significant repercussions, including potentially lengthy prison sentences and hefty fines. James Hopkins Law Firm works with clients accused of white collar crimes to develop an effective defense that results in the best outcome possible.
Fraud – Identity theft, insurance fraud and workers compensation fraud are example of white collar crimes expertly handled by the James Hopkins Law Firm. If you have been charged with fraud in Syracuse, NY, you’ll want an experienced criminal defense attorney to examine every detail of the case.
Petty theft – A larceny conviction that doesn’t involve violent behavior or serious weapons charges can still adversely impact your life. A criminal record may prevent you from getting the job you want, or otherwise impact your life. James Hopkins Law Firm works tirelessly for you against all the resources available to police and prosecutors.
For more information about how James Hopkins Law Firm can effectively represent you in these such cases and others in Syracuse, NY, schedule your free initial consultation today.