We handle misdemeanor and felony offenses, including but not limited to Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), Drug Possession and Sale, Assault, Criminal Contempt and Domestic Violence, Petit Larceny and Grand Larceny, Burglary, Robbery, Possession of Forged Instrument and Criminal Mischief.
Lawyer Kristin Galison is a former prosecutor with the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office. During her tenure with the office, Ms. Galison handled thousands of criminal cases and is well versed in the plea bargain guidelines of the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office. During an initial consultation meeting, Ms. Galison will review the allegations and charges against you and discuss all of the options that you may have. She will inform you, based on her experience with the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office, what the anticipated plea bargain offer and sentence recommendation may be in your case. She will also discuss the strengths and weaknesses of your criminal case and any possible defenses that you may have.
Ms. Galison will walk you through what to expect during each stage of your criminal case. Ms. Galison will explain what the discovery stage entails and thoroughly review all material that is turned over to her by the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office. She will also let you know whether she believes any motions should be filed in your case and the purpose for filing such motions. If pre-trial hearings are ordered in your case, Ms. Galison will let you know what to expect at the hearing and answer any questions that you may have.
It is only after being fully informed that you can make a decision as to whether it is your best interest to plead guilty to a charge or to proceed to trial. If you choose to go to trial, Ms. Galison has the litigation experience to fight hard on your behalf. She conducted countless pre-trial hearings as a prosecutor and has now transferred her knowledge and skill to defending cases. Ms. Galison has tried dozens of cases, ranging from misdemeanor to felony charges, to verdict. She is a zealous advocate for her clients and fights hard for each and every person that she represents.
Nassau County is known for being a county that is extremely tough on crime. If you have a criminal case pending in either Nassau County District Court or the County Court of Nassau County you need an experienced lawyer who will fight hard on your behalf. Contact the Law Office of David Galison, P.C. today to schedule a free consultation and to find how we can help you.
Nassau County District Court is located at 99 Main Street, Hempstead, NY. The District Court has authority to hear criminal matters, involving misdemeanors, violations and infractions. The Courthouse is open Monday through Friday from 9 am to 5 pm.
The County Court of Nassau County is located at 262 Old Country Road, Mineola, NY. The Court is authorized to handle felonies and lesser offenses that are committed within the county. The Courthouse is open Monday through Friday from 9 am to 5 pm.