The Law Offices of Charles Sanford Smith, P.C., focuses on the defense of those accused of criminal offenses. The firm handles both felony and misdemeanor cases at all stages from criminal investigations through arraignment and trial. Charles Sanford Smith has previously worked or interned for the New York City Department of Probation, The United States Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of New York, and the Kings County District Attorney's Office. His experience provides him with a unique perspective with respect to violations of probation. Charles is also adept at handling other probation issues such as modifying the terms of probation and certificates of relief from disabilities.
Charles studied with a number of preeminent practitioners and scholars in criminal defense including William Hellerstein and Gerald Shargel.
The criminal justice system can be daunting and difficult to navigate without the proper guidance. If you're accused of committing a crime, you deserve a zealous advocate dedicated to defending your rights in court.
Charles is available to handle arraignments twenty-four hours a day seven days a week. He is experienced in handling cases in all Boroughs and Courts in New York City.