NYC Defense Attorneys

Criminal defense is all we do, and we’re very good at it.

Every day on Long Island and across the five boroughs of New York City, people are locked up for crimes they didn’t commit or over-sentenced for their poor choices. Will you be next?

At the Brill Legal Group, we’re here to help make sure that doesn’t happen. For decades, our attorneys have helped many individuals stay out of jail and avoid harsh penalties.

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New York Criminal Defense Attorneys

Peter E. Brill

Peter E. Brill is one of only two attorneys in all of New York State — and the only attorney in the New York metropolitan area — to be certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy in Criminal Law, a certification with rigorous requirements for legal knowledge and criminal trial experience.

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David Gray

David Gray

David Gray is a criminal defense attorney. He received his B.A. from Reed College and attended CUNY School of Law, where he was a member of the Criminal Defense Clinic and Moot Court. While in law school, he worked in the Legal Aid Society’s Manhattan Criminal Defense Practice trial office

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Matthew Haicken

Matthew Haicken has been practicing personal injury and insurance law for nearly ten years. In addition to his years as a practicing lawyer, he also spent three years working at a large insurance company where he worked with excellent lawyers from around the country.

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Excellent service. Brill Legal was a breath of fresh air and Peter is a genius! Not only is he thorough and practical, but he gets work done fast; especially when there are short turnaround times. I highly recommend Peter and Brill's staff!!

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