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Buffalo Criminal Lawyer

At the Law Offices of John J. Carney, criminal defense is the only thing we do. Our law firm defends people against criminal charges in every city in New York state. We understand that when you need to talk to a criminal defense lawyer, it can't wait. To give our clients the service they need, we have a lawyer available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for a free consultation. You will not talk to an answering service or a legal assistant; you will talk to an experienced criminal lawyer. Call 866-487-7136 right now.

Offering Flat Fees and Reasonable Rates

We realize you work hard for your money. We know that most people can't afford to pay $300 to $500 an hour, which is what most lawyers charge. At the Law Offices of John J. Carney, we offer a low flat rate in most cases so that you know the exact fee up front and there are no surprises. Our fees start as low as $500, and we offer affordable payment plans. We are confident you will find that few law firms, if any, can match our affordability and commitment to client service.

Niagara Falls Criminal Defense Lawyer with Extensive Legal Experience

Over his career, John J. Carney has established solid working relationships with people at all levels of the criminal justice system, including prosecutors, police officers, probation officers and drug counselors. Simply put, this experience is invaluable in negotiating favorable dispositions for our clients. In many cases we are able to have the charges completely dismissed. We feel that by focusing on criminal law, we are able to remain one of the premier criminal law firms in the nation.

John Carney has more than 25 years of experience. In this time, he has handled some of the most high-profile cases in the state, including more than 50 murder trials. In fact, he was the first lawyer in Buffalo to be selected by a panel of judges for training in capital murder cases. Mr. Carney is one of the top instructors in criminal law, and has spent 20 years teaching other lawyers, prosecutors and police officers about the intricacies of criminal procedure law.

Hire the Best Lawyer to Get the Best Results

Any criminal charge will have a serious impact on your life. In addition to the possibility of jail or a prison term, a conviction can cost you your job or make it extremely difficult to find employment for the rest of your life. You can lose custody or visitation with your children as well as government benefits, and you could be expelled from school. You may also have to pay restitution or fines, enter expensive alcohol or drug treatment programs and be under supervised release for several years. In order to avoid the consequences of a criminal conviction, you should retain the most experienced lawyer to handle your case in order to get the best results.

In order to get the best disposition, we start with a thorough investigation of the facts of your case. We have the most experienced private investigators who will locate witnesses and find evidence favorable to your defense. It is essential that you do not speak to the police or give any statement, and that you retain an attorney to protect your rights at the earliest possible moment.

Call the Law Offices of John J. Carney

Unlike other law firms that are only open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., our office is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This is because people are arrested and their families have questions at all hours of the day or night. By offering 24-hour service, we are better able to get the best possible results for our clients. There is always an attorney on staff to represent you, appear in court, help you seek bail and answer your questions. Call now for a free consultation at 866-487-7136.

John J. Carney is one of the very few Criminal Lawyers in New York state who has achieved a "10.0 superb" rating from Avvo, the premier lawyer rating service in the country

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"John is a terrific criminal lawyer and goes above and beyond the call of duty for his clients. Highly recommended." -Eleanor

"John is a great criminal lawyer who really cares about his client, and gets results. I would recommend him to anyone." -Thomas

Awarded Martindale-Hubbell Laywer of the Year 2014 and Avvo Rated 10.0 Superb
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Law Offices of John J. Carney
3099 William Street
Buffalo, NY 14227

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Law Offices of John J. Carney 401 East 34th Street
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New York, NY 10016

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