James Pascarella

The Pascarella Law Firm
1551 Franklin Ave
Mineola, NY 11501
(516) 741-3476

Unlike a typical Suffolk County Criminal Defense Attorney who practices criminal law along with other practice areas, James Pascarella devotes 100% of his professional practice time to criminal defense. Mr. Pascarella was selected by Super Lawyers as one of the premier criminal defense attorneys in the New York Metropolitan area. In order to be selected, lawyers must be nominated, independently researched and put through a rigorous evaluation process. Super Lawyers' final published list appears in the New York Times annually, and is comprised of no more than 5% of the lawyers in the state. James also was recently selected as one of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100, an invitation-only organization composed of the premier trial lawyers from each state who meet strict qualifications as criminal defense trial lawyers. He has taught trial skills & techniques to his fellow attorneys at Hofstra's NITA (National Institute of Trial Advocacy) course.

It does not matter if you face a simple traffic ticket, a misdemeanor or a serious felony, choosing the right Suffolk County criminal defense attorney is one of the most important decisions that you will ever make. Suffolk Criminal Defense Attorney James Pascarella will provide you with expert, honest, specialized legal counsel and help you develop and present the best possible legal defense and achieve the best possible results in all types of criminal cases, including:

Drug Offenses
Domestic Violence
White Collar Crimes
Property Damage
Weapons/Gun Possession
Computer Crimes
Federal Criminal Cases
Sex Offenses
Identity Theft
Traffic Infractions

A Criminal Defense Attorney Who Truly Understands the Suffolk County Criminal Justice System

James is well known and respected throughout the Suffolk County criminal court system, from the State & Federal courts in Central Islip, the County Court in Riverhead, to the Town & Village Justice Courts in the Hamptons and throughout Suffolk County. He appears in these courtrooms on a daily basis, interacting regularly with Judges, District Attorneys, Court Officers and other staff. He knows the intricacies of the Suffolk County courts; in fact, he is often asked to represent employees of the court system and their family members.

James Pascarella has been specializing in criminal law for over 17 years on Long Island and New York City in state and federal criminal matters. His practice has also taken him to federal courts in other states, as well, representing clients in complex federal criminal cases.