Criminal Law

Criminal Law

Criminal law attorneys fighting for your rights in the Buffalo area.

Facing criminal charges - regardless of a first offense or repeat offense - can be a very frightening experience. What you see on television is not how the criminal justice system works. The criminal law attorneys at Pusatier, Sherman, Abbott and Sugarman know how to protect your rights.

Your choice for legal counsel in misdemeanors and felonies

Since 1976, the attorneys at Pusatier, Sherman, Abbott and Sugarman have defended clients charged with criminal offenses in courts throughout Western New York, from the village level through the Supreme Courts of Erie County and Niagara County as well as federal court. Our team can represent you in a wide array of criminal matters, including:

  • DWI/DUI
  • Drug possession
  • Assault
  • Larceny
  • Shoplifting
  • Theft
  • Robbery
  • Homicide
  • Rape
  • Fraud
  • Identity theft
  • Drug trafficking
  • Criminal mischief
  • Domestic violence
  • Petty theft
  • Prostitution
  • Trespassing
  • Vandalism
  • Internet crimes
  • Credit card fraud
  • Computer sex crimes
  • Firearms offenses
  • Hate crimes
  • Money laundering
  • Burglary
  • Firearms offenses
  • Gambling offenses
  • Mail and wire fraud
  • Drug possession
  • Drug distribution

A record of successfully defending our clients.

Our goal is a successful defense of our clients through the use of creative strategies and options. When you work with the Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP legal team on a criminal matter, we can utilize our network of experts - forensic specialists, private investigators, accountants, expert witnesses and many more.

In one memorable case, our attorneys helped overturn a murder conviction of an inmate - and client - serving a prison sentence in Attica. In addition to securing his release from prison, we also obtained compensation from the state of New York for his improper and unjust prosecution and imprisonment.

If you have been arrested, charged, accused or even merely questioned by the police, contact our criminal defense team at the Buffalo area law firm of Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP. To set up a free initial consultation, call us at 716-873-6765 or contact us online.