Buffalo NY Criminal Attorneys

Defending the Accused Throughout Western New York

Criminal law attorneys fighting for your rights in the Buffalo area

Facing criminal charges – regardless of a first offense or repeat offense – can be a very frightening experience. What you see on television is not how the criminal justice system works. However, the criminal law attorneys at Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP know how to protect your rights. With decades of experience defending clients across Buffalo against a variety of charges, including traffic offenses, drug possession, and violent crimes, we can assist the accused in nearly every situation.

Your choice for counsel in misdemeanors and felonies

Since 1976, the attorneys at Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP have defended clients charged with criminal offenses in courts throughout Western New York, from the village level through the Supreme Courts of Erie County and Niagara County as well as federal court. Our team can represent you in a wide array of criminal matters, including:

  • Drug possession
  • Assault
  • Larceny
  • Shoplifting
  • Theft
  • Robbery
  • Homicide
  • Rape
  • Fraud
  • Identity theft
  • Drug trafficking
  • Criminal mischief
  • Domestic violence
  • Petty theft
  • Prostitution
  • Trespassing
  • Vandalism
  • Internet crimes
  • Credit card fraud
  • Computer sex crimes
  • Firearms offenses
  • Hate crimes
  • Money laundering
  • Burglary
  • Firearms offenses
  • Gambling offenses
  • Mail and wire fraud
  • Drug possession
  • Drug distribution

A record of successfully defending our clients

Our goal is a successful defense of our clients through the use of creative strategies and options. When you work with the Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP legal team on a criminal matter, we can utilize our network of experts — forensic specialists, private investigators, accountants, expert witnesses and many more.

In one memorable case, our attorneys helped overturn a murder conviction of an inmate — and client — serving a prison sentence in Attica. In addition to securing his release from prison, we also obtained compensation from the state of New York for his improper and unjust prosecution and imprisonment.

Regardless of your situation, when you hire Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP as your criminal defense counsel, we do our utmost to defend you. We review the facts and the law of your unique case, ensuring that you are provided every possible solution that we can offer.

Contact Us Today 

If you have been arrested, charged, accused or even merely questioned by the police, contact our criminal defense team at the Buffalo area law firm of Pusatier Sherman Abbott & Sugarman, LLP. To set up a free initial consultation, call us at 716-873-6765 or contact us online


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