Cross-Examination is the Key to Trial Success

In this excellent article in the New York State Bar Association Journal, W. Russell Corker provides a short introduction to the key principles of an effective cross-examination, “the single most important deciding factor in the outcome of a trial.” While this is a great refresher for trial lawyers, we think our clients will benefit from […]

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Discovery Reform May Be Near

This Newsday opinion piece addresses one part of proposed criminal justice reform in New York – discovery in criminal cases. New York’s discovery rules are indeed behind most of the country and the deck is often stacked against a defendant. Discovery is the process by which the parties obtain evidence. Of course, one must know […]

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Welcome To Our New Website!

We are excited to announce the launch of our newly designed website and logo! While the look is fresh, we are still the same trusted legal team. Along with our base of amazing clients, we are growing as a firm and thought an update was in order to reflect our growth. Here, you can contact […]

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David Hammond featured on ABC nightline

Our own David Hammond featured on ABC Nightline

Former U.S. Army Intelligence Analyst Chelsea Manning is continuing to appeal her court martial for the largest leak of classified information in U.S. history. Nightline’s Special Edition-“Declassified: The Chelsea Manning Story” aired in June 2017. Click here to view a clip of the interview!

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ABC News Article About Chelsea Manning Case

Strangio noted that while Manning herself has been the key force behind the campaign for her freedom, she was greatly aided by a team who have fought relentlessly, from her court martial attorney, David Coombs, to her appellate team of Nancy Hollander, Vince Ward, and Dave Hammond. Chelsea Manning was released from military prison today […]

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Former Raymour & Flanigan accountant admits guilt in theft

Syracuse, NY — A former accountant for the Raymour & Flanigan furniture company admitted his guilt today in the theft of more than $126,000 from the company. Anthony J. Caruso Jr., 37, of 4396 Princess Path, Clay, pleaded guilty before County Judge Joseph Fahey to a single felony count of second-degree grand larceny. He admitted […]

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Furniture maker’s office manager imprisoned for theft

Syracuse, NY – The former office manager for a wood furniture manufacturer in DeWitt was sentenced today to serve two to six years in state prison for stealing more than $260,000 from the company over six years. Kimberlei A. Senke, 44, of Libby Street, Liverpool, had nothing to say before County Judge Joseph Fahey imposed […]

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