New York City Criminal Defense and Divorce Attorney

Tenacious and Strategic Counsel for Your Legal Crisis

If you find yourself facing an unexpected legal crisis, you may be at a loss as to what to do next. Whether you are facing a divorce or criminal charges, you need strategic legal counsel that will tenaciously fight for your rights and your freedoms.

At H. Benjamin Perez & Associates, P.C., our highly regarded New York City criminal defense and divorce lawyer is dedicated to defending the rights of individuals confronting life-altering legal situations. From child custody battles to felony trials, we can provide the formidable representation you need to aggressively protect your personal freedom and your family's future.

Top-Rated Trial Lawyer in New York City

Our firm is focused on case development and presentation. The first step is to meet with us - as soon as possible. Let us help you through this difficult time! We will stand by you for better or worse no matter how grim your case may appear. Whether you are accused of DUI or you are filing for a contested divorce, the earlier we get involved in your case the better it could be for you. We also serve as defense counsels for charges filed in federal court.

Contact H. Benjamin Perez & Associates, P.C. for an aggressive legal representative. We offer services in both English and Spanish.

What Sets Our Firm Apart?

We offer an outstanding degree of knowledge in case preparation and the strategies that can be employed in presenting a defense at trial.

Our legal team is the right choice for your legal defense, here are some reasons why:

  • Attorney H. Benjamin Perez, is a career criminal trial lawyer and highly professional litigator.
  • Our firm has received the Avvo Clients' Choice Award in the categories of Family Law as well as Criminal Defense.
  • We have a long track record of positive verdicts.
  • Our criminal defense team has received the highest possible rating from Avvo - 10.0 Superb.

Our team has the insight into the court system that can only be gained by working on the other side. You can expect the highest level of focus and personal attention to be given your case. We like to win. We do everything possible to gain an advantage, from negotiating with the prosecutor and providing zealous advocacy in family court, to presenting a persuasive defense at trial in pursuing an acquittal.

An Aggressive Defense for Your Criminal Charges in NYC

There are several reasons that connecting with our firm is the right thing to do. Beyond our Superb rating, we have served at hundreds of criminal trials, and we have a background serving in the Kings County District Attorney's Office, where we gained experience in how the prosecution operates when seeking a conviction. When we take on a case, our goal is to protect your rights as a defendant. If you have been the victim of police brutality, a rights violation in search and seizure, an illegal arrest, or other error, we will bring the actions of the police to the attention of the court and pursue a full case dismissal. The police in New York City make serious errors every day, and your case may be open to a dismissal for certain actions that have been taken in the police stop, in searching your person or your home or car, or in the arrest or interrogation process.

Have you been arrested for a crime?

When facing charges for a misdemeanor or felony offense, the trial skills of your New York City criminal lawyer are a critical element in the outcome of your case. You cannot take chances in cases in which your freedom could be taken from you by the criminal justice system. Our early involvement in your case could mean the difference between freedom and a conviction.

H. Benjamin Perez & Associates, P.C. is ready to protect your rights and aggressively fight for your freedom for numerous criminal charges, including but not limited to:

An Aggressive Defense for Your Criminal Charges in NYC

There are several reasons that connecting with our firm is the right thing to do. We have litigated at hundreds of criminal trials have a background serving in the Kings County District Attorney's Office. It is here that we gained experience in how the prosecution operates when seeking a conviction.

When we take on a case, our goal is to firmly protect your rights as a defendant. If you have been the victim of police brutality, a rights violation in search and seizure, an illegal arrest, or other error, we can bring the actions of the police to the attention of the court and pursue a full case dismissal. The police in New York City make serious errors every day, and your case may be open to a dismissal for certain actions that have been taken during your arrest, in searching your person or your home or car, or in the interrogation process.

One of the most critical points in a criminal case is the arraignment. We can serve as immediate counsel for arrested individuals. We are available 24/7 and can provide the formidable advocacy you need to protect you in questioning and represent you at arraignment. The arraignment hearing is a critical point in the criminal justice process, and without aggressive defense counsel at your side, there could be disastrous results.

Do you need representation for divorce in New York City?

Tension in the home is very difficult for families to experience, and at times, they may decide a divorce is the best option. If you are considering filing for divorce in NYC, we encourage you to contact our office to discuss the details before you take the step to file. What you do prior to filing divorce could impact a court decision, such as moving out of the family home, moving assets, or other similar actions. There are many cases that reach resolution through negotiating a settlement with the opposing attorney, which allow you to avoid the stress of a trial. Mediation is one of these methods and can be used to help reach more equal compromises for the family, especially when the custody of children is involved.

Whether you are seeking a simple divorce or you expect to have every detail vigorously challenged, we are prepared to protect your rights and interests throughout the process. With extensive experience in both contested and uncontested divorces, you can trust that our firm is equipped to walk you through the process, regardless of the circumstances. Our professional resources are highly respected in their fields, including forensic accountants, child experts, and others.

Our firm also represents New York City residents in all other matters related to family law including, but not limited to:

Contact us today for high-quality legal representation in criminal or family law. We have the dedication, experience, and commitment you deserve.