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Peter Joel Schaffer

Peter Joel Schaffer

Bronx Criminal Lawyer. State and Federal Criminal Defense. False Arrest.
  • Civil Rights, Criminal Law, DUI & DWI...
  • Connecticut, EDNY, New York, SDNY, U.S. District of Connecticut
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PETER J. SCHAFFER, BRONX NEW YORK CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY. AGGRESSIVE DEFENSE OF PERSONS ACCUSED OF CRIME. 32 YEARS TRIAL EXPERIENCE. Peter J. Schaffer practices exclusively in the areas of Criminal Defense, False Arrest and Police Brutality. All New York and Federal criminal cases skillfully handled. DWI defense provided both in Criminal Court and at the DMV. Mr. Schaffer handles matters ranging from pink summons issued for minor infractions to federal death penalty eligible crimes. Mr. Schaffer has conducted arraignments, bail arguments, hearings, grand jury proceedings, bench and jury trials in New York City and the surrounding areas since 1987. He has tried federal cases in the United States District Courts for the past 23 years. Peter J. Schaffer has appeared numerous times on The Nancy Grace Show on HLN, COURT TV, and "IN SESSION" on truTV as an expert commentator in criminal law and trial practice. Peter J. Schaffer represents clients in every stage of the criminal process from investigation through appeal.

University of Denver
J.D. (1986) | Law
Honors: Order of St. Ives
Activities: Administrative Law Review, Editor
Professional Associations
Bronx County Bar Association
- Current
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Current
New York State Bar # 2111086
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
U.S. District of Connecticut
2nd Circuit
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    MasterCard, Visa, Discovery, American Express
  • Contingent Fees
    In civil cases
Practice Areas
  • Civil Rights
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Insurance Claims
  • Personal Injury
Additional Practice Area
  • Federal Criminal Law
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Contact & Map
184 East 161st Street
BRONX, NY 10451
Telephone: (718) 585-4444
Telephone: (718) 585-4444