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Violent Crimes

Whether it is assault, strangulation, or murder, a violent crime is a serious offense. Imprisonment, fines, community service, and loss of visitation rights or child custody are some of the possible punishments you could face if convicted of a violent crime. That is why it is crucial that you call a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible.

What We Can Do for You

The violent crime defense team at Tully Rinckey PLLC includes a former public defender and prosecutor. Together, our team has over 40 years of experience practicing criminal law. We have defended people throughout upstate New York in hundreds of felony and misdemeanor cases. Get the experienced criminal defense lawyers at Tully Rinckey PLLC to fight for you. Call today.

At Tully Rinckey PLLC in Buffalo, N.Y., we offer Western New Yorkers a free initial consultation, during which a criminal defense lawyer will review your case, notify you of your rights, and lay out the best strategy for your defense. A lawyer can be reached 24/7. Call us today if you have been charged with any violent offense, including the following:

  • Assault
  • Coercion
  • Criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation
  • Custodial interference
  • Gang assault
  • Hazing
  • Homicide
  • Kidnapping
  • Menacing
  • Murder
  • Reckless assault of a child
  • Reckless endangerment
  • Stalking
  • Strangulation
  • Unlawful imprisonment
  • Vehicular assault
  • Vehicular manslaughter
  • Vehicular homicide

We know you are innocent until proven guilty, and we will not let the police or prosecutors forget that. Our Buffalo, N.Y. criminal defense attorneys are deeply committed to protecting the rights of people accused of crimes. They have devoted their entire legal careers to criminal defense. You can count on our criminal defense lawyers to fight for you by doing the following:

  • Understanding what happened – from your perspective
  • Protecting you against illegal searches and seizures and evidence gathered through such unlawful means
  • Ensuring your due process rights are not violated
  • Examining and cross-examining witnesses
  • Requesting the dismissal or reduction of a charge when the prosecutor cannot prove all of its elements
  • Raising mitigating factors to secure a more lenient sentence

The criminal defense attorneys at Tully Rinckey PLLC in Buffalo, N.Y. can serve people throughout Western New York, including Buffalo, West Seneca, Lackawanna, Cheektowaga, Depew, North Tonawanda, Niagara Falls, and Lockport. To schedule a free consultation with a criminal defense lawyer, call us at 716-439-4700 or e-mail at the benefit of our clients, Tully Rinckey PLLC’s office in downtown Buffalo is conveniently located near Niagara Square and courthouses. The office is easy to get to and is located near an NFTA Metro bus stop.

For urgent legal matters, call us 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 518-727-3593. We are responsive to the needs of our current and prospective clients and will respond to phone calls within business hours. We respond to e-mails within business hours on the same day. For the quickest response, call us.

During normal business hours, our client relations team can help put potential clients in contact with lawyers who can address their legal concerns. Anyone who calls or e-mails us after hours should expect to hear from us during the next business day.

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