Defense Against Arson in New York City
Federal Crime Lawyer Serving Westchester, Bronx, Manhattan, Scarsdale &
Arson is defined as the willful setting of fire to buildings, cars, or
land. Arson investigations are often carried out for months and sometimes
even years. If you believe that you may be under investigation for arson,
you should retain a defense attorney immediately.
At the Law Offices of Daniel A. Hochheiser, we have helped many clients
facing serious felony charges, such as arson. We ensure that our clients'
rights and best interests are protected from the moment we take on defending
a case. In addition to
decades of experience
defending clients facing serious charges, we also have an advantage over
the prosecution that many defense attorneys do not.
today to learn more.
Call the Law Offices of Daniel A. Hochheiser at (800) 813-9069
Both of our attorneys at the Law Offices of Daniel A. Hochheiser are former
Assistant District Attorneys for New York City. This experience allows
our attorneys to predict the strategy that will be employed by the prosecutor,
and to craft a defense case that is geared to win.
We are able to stay one step ahead of where the case is going and are that
much more effective at bringing about a case outcome that favorable. In
many cases we have been able to get the penalties reduced or the charges
dismissed. Don't face this serious charge alone; speak with an attorney
from the firm today.
Working with Our New York City Criminal Defense Lawyer
Arson is considered a felony under federal law and may involve federal
agencies, including the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF).
If the fire took place on federal property, or if the alleged arson involves
any area of interstate commerce or trade it is considered a federal matter
and will be investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms.
To be convicted, it must be proven that you started a fire that:
- Damaged a residence
- Damaged a building where people are likely present
- Damaged any builidng you believed people would be present in
federal crimes charges, you need an attorney that will not only go above and beyond the
expected, but has the actual on-the-ground experience to pursue a favorable