As experienced New York City criminal defense lawyers, Crotty Saland, PC represents clients who have been arrested, are the target of a criminal investigation, or are the subject of or witness to any law enforcement inquiry. Whatever reason you are seeking a criminal defense lawyer or attorney, we recognize that any conviction or even merely a hint of wrongdoing on your part may have life altering consequences. Because we are well aware of these ramifications, we will aggressively fight as best we can to protect your rights, liberty, integrity and livelihood while giving you the top quality legal representation you deserve from your criminal attorney. We know there is no substitute for a dedicated, experienced and skilled criminal lawyer who will construct a sound and well-orchestrated plan of action according to your specific needs.
Prior to starting the firm, Elizabeth Crotty and Jeremy Saland served together for several years as Assistant District Attorneys under Robert Morgenthau in the Manhattan District Attorney's Office. After leaving the Manhattan District Attorney's Office and prior to starting Crotty Saland PC, Ms. Crotty and Mr. Saland worked in two boutique New York law firms handling complex civil litigation and criminal defense respectively.
Unlike many other law firms and other New York City criminal defense attorneys, Crotty Saland, PC is not a multi specialty civil practice that merely handles some criminal cases while juggling your criminal matter with another client’s landlord-tenant dispute or estate planning issues. Although we aggressively advocate for our clients in complex civil litigation matters, we utilize our training and experience to defend your criminal case as the main emphasis of our practice. In doing so, we serve clients throughout the New York City region including Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, Westchester, Rockland and other municipalities when charged with or investigated for white collar crimes, non-violent crimes & property crimes, violent crimes, weapon crimes, desk appearance tickets (D.A.T.), DWI & DUI crimes, bench and arrest warrants, juvenile crimes, probation violations, identity theft crimes, cyber crimes, and drug crimes.
In addition to representing clients accused of criminal wrongdoing, the lawyers at Crotty Saland PC advocate for clients who are victims of or witnesses to crimes as well. Whether you are an attorney or doctor who is the target of embezzlement, a young professional being harassed online by a jealous former partner, a woman subject to domestic violence or an individual being extorted by a former colleague, Crotty Saland PC can help construct a formidable case to either bring to law enforcement or best ensure that your adversary ceases his or her conduct without escalating to third parties.
As New York City criminal defense lawyers, our firm has one goal or objective. That is, zealously advocating on your behalf by utilizing our vast experience and knowledge of the criminal law to get you the best possible outcome. Whether that means taking your case to trial, working out a favorable disposition with the prosecution, or whatever you decide it is, we will treat you with compassion, courtesy, and respect while aggressively pursuing every legal angle to put you where you want, and need, to be. After all, it’s not just your rights that are at stake, but your liberty, integrity and livelihood.