Nassau County Lawyer
H. Benjamin Perez & Associates, P.C.
Nassau County received its name from the Prince of Orange, William of Nassau,
who ruled over Holland and England. The flag of Nassau County, NY also
shares the same colors with the House of Orange, orange and blue. Located
on Long Island, east of New York City, it shares the island with Suffolk
County. Within this county are two cities and 64 villages and it is home
to over 1.3 million residents. Over the past 100 years, the population
has risen from 83,930 to 1.3 million and per square mile, the population
density is 4,655. As to economy, it was named as the 11th most wealthy county in the U.S. by Forbes magazine. As one of the highest
per capita counties in New York, the average income of a household is
Nassau County is 73% White, 14.6% Hispanic, 11.1% African-American, and
7.6% Asian. As to ancestry, the largest portion of residents are Italian
American at 23%, 15.5% Jewish, 14% Irish, 7% German, and 5% American.
With this said, Nassau County has been named one of the most racially
segregated suburbs in the entire country. Law enforcement in Nassau County
is under the jurisdiction of the Nassau County Police Department; however,
some cities and villages within Nassau County maintain their own police force.
Criminal Attorney in Nassau County
If you have been accused of a crime in Nassau County, you need a law firm
who is familiar with local law enforcement, local courts, and local laws.
Our team at H. Benjamin Perez & Associates, P.C. is committed to protecting
the rights of the accused throughout New York City. We have literally
handled hundreds of cases and could put our skill and experience into
helping you if you were arrested for any type of crime.
DUI/DWI charges are among the most common in the country, but can lead to serious
consequences. For example, if convicted, you could be left with heavy
fines, years behind bars, a suspended license, or an ignition interlock
device placed in your vehicle.
Another common category of crime is
violent crimes. From
kidnapping, violent crimes are any offenses which cause harm to the victim. This
being said, the penalties of a violent crime are extremely harsh due to
the effect they have on the victim.
Sex crimes are another type of offense which are taken seriously due to the trauma
it causes. Those convicted are left with prison sentences, fines, and
a permanent place on the sex offender registry. For more information regarding
crimes in Nassau County, please do not hesitate to contact our firm for
a free case evaluation.
Do you need a Nassau County divorce attorney?
If you are seeking the services of a divorce lawyer, take the time to speak
with a Nassau County divorce attorney at H. Benjamin Perez & Associates,
P.C. We are an experienced and respected
family law firm that can provide you with highly committed and vigorous legal representation
in your divorce case. Our attorneys are active members of the New York
State Bar Association, and extremely knowledgeable when it comes to divorce
laws and statutes in this state. We can give you sound legal advice regarding
any type of
divorce, including a
high net worth divorce,
no-fault divorce and
uncontested divorce. Our firm is extremely responsive to the needs of our clients, and strives
to provide them with the highest quality of service possible. We can also
be relied on to relentlessly pursue the fair and just settlement that