Due to the state response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the New York State Criminal Courts have adopted both virtual and in-person cases. If you are concerned about the current status of your case, please reach out by phone or email. Check nycourts.gov for updates by the Chief Judge or contact your attorney.
Freedom And Reputation
A former prosecutor who will help you navigate the legal system.
A Trusted Criminal Defense Attorney
With over 25 years of experience practicing criminal law, I know that every decision matters if you have been arrested or come under investigation for a crime. If you are desperate to help a loved one in this situation, the trauma and worry you feel may be just as overwhelming. You must speak with an experienced lawyer as soon as you can.
Call 866-308-7620 to set up your free consultation to discuss what happened.
Theft & Property Crimes
Work With A Former Prosecutor
I am Barbara Wilkanowski, a lawyer who served for 20 years as an Assistant District Attorney in Queens, New York, prior to shifting my focus entirely to the defense side. For you, this means that I am very familiar with all proceedings in the courts and behind the scenes in cases like yours – whether you are dealing with a DWI charge, misdemeanor drug possession, felony assault or a civil violation.
Bringing Guidance And Strong Defense To Flushing And The Surrounding Area
Helping You Make Informed Decisions
You must gain a clear understanding of the charges and all potential consequences you face – including those impacting employment prospects and immigration status. I know the law and will provide honest answers to your questions about the legal process and your full range of options.
In addition to my criminal defense practice based in Flushing, Queens, I help many people deal effectively with traffic violations in Nassau County. Business and property owners across the New York City metro area rely on me for skilled representation when facing a range of construction and fire safety violations.