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Frequently Asked Questions

There are many questions that you may have regarding the situation that you face, and it is important that you are able to have these questions answered before proceeding with any legal action. In addition, you may be wondering if you need representation in your case, and if so, how to go about deciding which attorney is best for you. At Proto, Sachs & Brown, LLP, we are dedicated to providing information for our clients; refer to the information provided in these basic answers for your situation:

Do I really need an attorney?
If you have been arrested and charged with a crime, yes. If you are considering divorce, or have been served with divorce papers, yes. The attorney that you will be up against practices in this area of law on a daily basis, so it is essential to the success of your case that you combat this opposition with equally capable representation.

What should I look for in representation?
There are essentially three characteristics that you want your attorney to have: experience, skill, and motivation. Our firm has more than 65 years of combined experience. We combine our skill sets to work as an effective team. Our drive for excellence is manifested by the countless number of favorable verdicts achieved for our clients in the past.

I've been arrested. What should I do first?
You have the right to remain silent and you have the right to an attorney. Do not speak with anyone or try to explain the situation; just contact our firm immediately. We can provide you with the guidance and representation you need.

I've been served with divorce papers. What do I do?
It is important you follow all procedures and that you respond to this notice in a timely manner. It is also important that you have skillful representation on your side, so let us work with you to handle the matter appropriately.

White Plains Criminal Defense Attorney

Our firm understands the severity of the situation that you face, and you can be sure that we will work with you to pursue the results that you need in your case. We offer a free case evaluation that you can use to obtain some answers and information regarding your case.

Contact us today to discuss your legal matter and to begin pursuing the results that you need.

Why You Should Choose Our Law Firm

  • Experience & Perspective

    65+ years of combined experience, including criminal prosecution

  • Published Legal Authors

    Co-authored national bestsellers on DWI and criminal defense

  • Award Winning

    Avvo Clients’ Choice Award for Family Law and Criminal Defense

  • Premier Counsel

    Selection for Super Lawyers® (top 5% of New York attorneys)

Read What Our Clients Have To Say:

  • “Delivered the on the results!”

  • “David Sachs is a fantastic lawyer and overall good guy”

  • “I have worked with Keith Brown and he always took the time to answer my questions. He always had a plan for me and explained everything clearly.”

    Jason B.
  • “He is very responsive and clearly knows what he is doing.”

    Former Client
  • “Honest and Dependable and Caring”

    Thomas J.
  • “With me every step of the way”

  • “I was lucky to have such an open and compassionate lawyer.”

    Former Client
  • “David's professionalism put me at ease and I felt confident in his ability to represent me during my court appearance.”

  • “One was reduced from 6 points to 2 and the other one was dismissed. Overall, I am satisfied with Andrew's services.”

    Jimmy T.
  • “In addition to answering all my questions, I felt as though he understood my concerns and was ready to fight for me.”

    Former Client
  • “The best part was anytime I needed to speak with Andrew, he was available and always offered to answer my questions even on weekends.”

    Former Client
  • “Thank you for saving my driving record.”

    Former Client
  • “The result was everything I wanted no criminal convictions and most of the charges were just dismissed.”

    Former Client
  • “Andrew contacted me to discuss and followed through 100% on everything he said.”

    Leonard M.
  • “In the best hands”


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