WARNING: NEW York now has some of the toughest DWI laws in the country, even for 1st offenders. If you or a loved one has been arrested for driving while intoxicated or driving while ability impaired in New York you must call an experienced DWI DEFENSE lawyer immediately.
PETER J. SCHAFFER, Attorney at Law (718) 585-4444 – AGGRESSIVE DEFENSE OF PERSONS ACCUSED OF DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED AND ALL OTHER NEW YORK AND FEDERAL CRIMES
PETER J. SCHAFFER only accepts Criminal Defense Cases and those involving False Arrest and Police Brutality. PETER J. SCHAFFER has been a practicing trial lawyer in the Bronx since 1987. Since that time, he has represented thousands of individuals accused of a wide range of crimes, including Driving While Intoxicated ("DWI") and Driving While Ability Impaired ("DWAI"). PETER J. SCHAFFER understands that a DWI conviction, in addition to exposing one to a criminal record, may carry with it serious collateral consequences such as loss of the privilege to drive, loss of employment, and forfeiture of one's automobile. Therefore, he works carefully with each client to try to minimize the negative consequences of their DWI arrest.
He has successfully represented clients accused of DWI and DWAI in New York City Criminal Court, New York State Supreme Court and before DMV Administrative Law Judges.
PETER J. SCHAFFER has tried numerous jury and non-jury trials in state and federal courts.
Mr. Schaffer has appeared on COURT TV, The Nancy Grace Show, and "IN SESSION" on truTV as an expert commentator in criminal law and trial practice.
If you have been charged with DWI or DWAI in New York or any other state or federal crime, CALL ME NOW. (718) 585-4444.