Richard Stefan Lurye Esq.
Montgomery County, MD
About Richard Stefan Lurye Esq.I will represent you as though you are a member of my family and I will treat you with the respect that I would want for myself.
I will listen to you and make every effort to understand your problem.
I will prepare you for court from the first moment we speak. I will tell you what you need to know before you need to know it so that you are ready for trial and ready to present yourself as a responsible person before the court.
I will use my experience for you. You get a lawyer who is qualified by public service as an assistant district attorney, an assistant attorney general and as an inspector general. Judges, prosecutors, juries, witnesses and police officers listen to me.
I will use my education for you. You get a lawyer who knows the law and the rules. I have two law degrees and I have taught law. I also have advanced training through continuing legal education programs and I have taught such programs as well.
I have been trained by the Harvard Negotiation Project. You get a lawyer who knows when to negotiate and when to fight.
Your financial situation is important. You get a lawyer who will listen to your concerns about legal fees and help you structure a payment plan that is fair to both of us.
- Criminal Law
- DUI & DWI
- Juvenile Law
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Visa and MasterCard
- Free Consultation
- Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
- I provide written retainer agreements to my clients.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
|U.S. Supreme Court|
|Richard Stefan Lurye, Attorney at Law, Rockville MD|
|Private practice of law exclusively devoted to criminal, drunk driving defense, juvenile law, MVA administrative hearings and civil rights. I have defended everything from capital murder to misdemeanors, in State and federal courts.|
|Deputy Chief, Prisoner Litigation, New York State Attorney General|
|Chief litigating attorney for the New York State Department of Corrections.|
|Inspector General, New York City Department of Environmental Protection|
|Chief legal officer prosecuting fraud and other criminal activities.|
|Assistant District Attorney, Queens County District Attorney|
|Prosecution of homicide, organized crime, street crime, drunk driving, juvenile offenses and appeals.|
|New York University School of Law - New York University||LL.M.||Criminal Justice|
|Details: Master of Laws Degree in Criminal Justice|
|Brooklyn Law School||J.D. (1975)||Law|
|Details: Juris Doctor Degree|
|Adjunct Faculty||Montgomery College, Rockville Maryland||1989-1991|
|Details: Department of Criminal Justice. Criminal Law, Evidence and Procedure.|
|Faculty||National Institute for Trial Advocacy||1982-1985|
|Details: Georgetown University Continuing Legal Education. Taught trial skills to lawyers.|
|Faculty||Criminal Practice Institute, District of Columbia||1983-1984|
|Details: Taught legal and trial skills to criminal lawyers.|
|Member, Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association|
|Founding Member, National College for DUI Defense|
|Life Member, National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers|
|Member, Maryland State Bar Association|
|Member, Montgomery County Bar Association|
|Member, New York State Bar|
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