Legal Defense for Felony Charges in Westchester County
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 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.
Why Work with Riebling, Proto & Sachs, LLP?
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 65 years of combined experience defending countless individuals charged
with felony and misdemeanor crimes. With law offices in White Plains,
New Windsor, and Peekskill, 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
that 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.