Homicide If your future is at risk, your attorney can make all the difference.

Brooklyn Homicide Attorney

Aggressive Defense to Protect Your Freedom

If you have been charged with murder, you need a lawyer on your case from day one. Mistakes made early in your case can result in wrongful conviction and a lengthy prison sentence for something you didn't even do. Less than five percent of all criminal lawyers have ever tried a single case involving a homicide. At The Law Offices of Wilson Antonio LaFaurie, our Brooklyn homicide attorney has represented defendants accused of murder spanning New York state, including Brooklyn, New York, Queens, Suffolk, Nassau, and the Bronx.

Schedule your free consultation right away by calling (718) 215-9182 or contacting our firm online.

From our law office in Brooklyn, we represent clients throughout the New York City area who face murder charges, including negligent homicide.

The legislature in the state of New York and the common law have carved the following defenses:

  • Justification
  • Alibi
  • Extreme emotional disturbance
  • Insanity
  • Renunciation

Each and every one of these defenses must be contemplated when confronting a murder or other violent crime charge.

Murder & Homicide Cases We Handle

The consequences associated with a homicide conviction can destroy your life. As a former assistant district attorney, Attorney Wilson LaFaurie has successfully represented individuals throughout the state who were charged with a variety of these kinds of crimes.

We handle charges such as:

  • First and second degree murder
  • Criminally negligent homicide
  • Aggravated criminally negligent homicide

Murder in New York is punishable by a prison sentence of 15 years to life. Manslaughter, which is causing someone's death without the intent of killing him or her, is punishable by 15 to 25 years in prison. Vehicular manslaughter, which is causing a person's death by recklessness such as driving while intoxicated or discharging a firearm into the air, is punishable by up to 15 years in prison.

In addition to representing defendants in murder cases, our criminal defense lawyer also represent clients facing manslaughter charges.

Don't Speak To Police without a Lawyer Present

When so much is at stake, you should not say anything to police before speaking to an attorney. Police may say they only want to get your side of the story. However, police usually know more than they are telling you. There is nothing you can say that will help your case, and you could end up giving police the evidence they need to charge you. Once you have a lawyer present, police questioning will stop.

To discuss your case with an experienced Brooklyn homicide defense attorney, call (718) 215-9182. Se habla español.

Reviews from Our Clients

  • I can honestly say if I had hired any another attorney I would not have had the same results.

    “I was truly pleased with the services of Mr. Lafaurie. I had to take care of a few tickets I was given and was not going to be able to make the court date because I did not reside in Brooklyn anymore. ...”

    - Satchel
  • Wilson LaFaurie is especially knowledgable in DUI & DWI offenses

    “Wilson LaFaurie is a skilled trial attorney. He is especially knowledgable in DUI & DWI offenses. I recommend him to anyone charged with a DUI or DWI offense. His reputation for being an aggressive ...”

    - Attorney Izabel Garcia
  • His appearance in every way is wonderful in front of the jury.

    “I met Wilson co-counseling on a feling criminal trial. I am impressed with his skills. His appearance in every way is wonderful in front of the jury.”

    - Attorney Lisa Pelosi
  • His reassurance helped ease my anxiety.

    “We engaged Mr. LaFaurie for a case involving our son. We were extremely pleased with the results of our case (dismissed) and the very efficient, professional manner in which he responded to all of our ...”

    - Donna
  • He met and exceeded our expectations.

    “Mr. LaFaurie is absolutely all class and extremely knowledgeable. When I chose him to represent my friend we knew he was fully capable. He met and exceeded our expectations. He listens to you, gives ...”

    - Felix
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Case Results

  • Not Guilty Driving While Intoxicated
  • Hung Jury; No Conviction Homicide/Murder Case
  • Straight Probation Robbery/Assault Case
  • No Charges Filed Perjury By Victim
  • Not Guilty Verdict On All Charges Driving While Intoxicated For The 3rd Time
  • Reduced to 1 Misdemeanor Charge Credit Card Fraud, Previously Convicted In Outside State
  • Dismissed Sexual Assault Charge
  • License Reinstated DWI Refusal Hearing
  • Full Driving Privileges Restored DWI Refusal Hearings
  • Dismissed DWI/DUI - Six Arrests
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Qualities that Define Excellence

  • 10.0 Superb Avvo Rating
  • Experience as a Former Prosecutor
  • Over 2,000 Cases Handled
  • 300+ Cases Won in Jury Trial
  • Over 25 Years of Experience
  • Se Habla Español

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