DWI & Criminal Law Attorney in New York

This firm is well versed in the defense of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI/DUI) and Criminal Law. Bruce Schonberg was a Senior Assistant District Attorney in Orange County for approximately six (6) years and has been practicing Criminal Law for over 30 years. Associate Attorney, Ryan Fagen has extensive knowledge relating to criminal law, criminal procedure law, and the courts of Orange County and the adjacent counties.

Driving While Intoxicated (DWI/DUI)

DWI in Hudson Valley - Schonberg Law Offices | Central Valley | New York
You will be charged with a misdemeanor of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI/DUI), if you are found to have a .08 or higher blood alcohol reading (BAC) and other indicia of intoxication. In most circumstances the arresting police officer will have you undergo a field sobriety test and a breathalyzer examination. It is important that you contact a law firm like Schonberg Law as early as possible so that we may assist you in your defense. Many times the traffic stop is questionable, the field sobriety test faulty and you may have a defense as to the viability of the above referenced tests. We understand how important retaining your driving license is and we will work hard to protect this privilege. We are here to defend you aggressively and protect your legal rights.

Petit Larceny/Theft Defenses

Criminal Attorney - Schonberg Law Offices | Central Valley | New York
The Monroe/Woodbury location of Schonberg Law is less than one mile from the Woodbury Commons, Kohl's Plaza and Walmart Plaza. We specialize in representing persons charged with Petit Larceny and persons accused of other theft related offenses. While plea bargaining has a negative connotation, we have been extremely successful in negotiating these matters with most clients receiving no criminal record and in many circumstances these types of incidents are actually dismissed.

Youth-Related Crimes

Criminal Lawyer - Schonberg Law Offices | Central Valley | New York
Most persons charged in the Hudson Valley with criminal offenses are between the ages of sixteen (16) and twenty-five (25). Many of these offenses are substance abuse and/or alcohol related. Our job at Schonberg Law is to defend our clients zealously, but also to help our young clients in receiving assistance whether counseling or other modes of treatment to address the potential underlying issue.