Westchester County Felony Criminal Defense Lawyers

Defending Felony Charges throughout Westchester, Bronx, Putnam, Dutchess, Rockland and Orange Counties

Felonies are the most serious classification of crimes under the Penal Laws and Vehicle and Traffic Laws in New York State. Generally, a felony carries a state prison sentence of over one year.

If you have been charged with a felony or any crime, you should immediately consult with one of our Westchester County criminal defense attorneys so you can successfully protect and defend your legal rights. It is vital that you speak to no one else except an attorney.

All of our attorneys have an incredible in-depth understanding of how to successfully defend against misdemeanor and felony charges brought against our clients. Our skilled criminal defense attorneys include former criminal prosecutors who regularly practice in all of the Courts throughout Westchester, Bronx, Putnam, Dutchess, Rockland and Orange Counties. We are always available for a Free Consultation. Protecting your legal rights is our primary concern.

At Riebling, Proto & Sachs, LLP our criminal defense attorneys have over 50 years of combined experience defending countless individuals charged with felony and misdemeanor crimes. With law offices in White Plains, New York and New Windsor, New York, we regularly practice in Westchester, Bronx, Rockland, Putnam, Dutchess and Orange Counties.

Felony Classes and Sentences

All Felonies range in classification from "A" to "E" with the "A" crimes as the most serious. The following felony class chart is a general sentence classification it does not account for prior criminal history. If a person already has prior felony convictions the below sentences would generally be treated with an increased minimum and maximum sentence.

  • "A" Violent Felony: Life, 20-25 Year
  • "B" Violent Felony: 5-25 Years
  • "B" Non Violent Felony: 1-3 years, Max 25
  • "C" Violent Felony: 3 ½ to 15 years
  • "C" Non Violent Felony: No Jail, Probation, 1-2 years to 15 Years
  • "D" Violent Felony: 2-7 Years
  • "D" Non Violent Felony: No Jail, Probation, 1-3 to 7 years
  • "E" Violent Felony: No Jail, Probation, 1 ½ to 4 years
  • "E" Non Violent Felony: No Jail, Probation, 1 1/3 to 4 years

Our Westchester County criminal defense attorneys have faced every type of case from traffic tickets to Murder. We are aggressive and dedicated and always a phone call away (914) 840-5104.