Vast Experience Defending Against Murder And Other Violent Crime Charges
Violent crimes are often high-profile news in New York. Prosecutors are relentless in seeking the maximum consequences possible in a high-stakes criminal offense. An individual facing a serious charge, including for a violent crime, has the right to a tenacious defense to level the playing field against the power of the government.
Tenacious Assault, Manslaughter, Murder And Homicide Defense Representation
Leo V. Duval is able to see the evidence and allegations from all sides, having gained experience early in his career as a prosecutor. Few lawyers in New York have such extensive experience trying murder cases as both a prosecutor and a defense lawyer. His substantial background in high-stakes criminal defense includes a violent federal offense for which prosecutors were seeking the death penalty. That depth of experience is rare in New York and valuable in handling any serious matter. Leo Duval has handled nearly 50 murder cases to conclusion as a prosecutor and lead defense counsel.
The knowledge gained by representing a client who is charged with murder cannot be learned in books. A lawyer with the depth and breadth of experience that Leo Duval has attained knows how to analyze serious crimes with a fine edge in crafting an effective defense.
Criminal defense attorney Leo Duval does not rest on his experience, but draws on the knowledge he has earned over more than 25 years in practice to present a meaningful defense. The ultimate goal is to obtain the most favorable outcome in every case through strategic planning and hard work at every stage of the proceeding. His approach to the law is to tirelessly fight for clients inside and outside of the courtroom to achieve the best results. His relationships with investigators, medical examiners and other forensic experts are invaluable assets for his clients.
The Sorts Of Cases We Try
In addition to capital murder experience, Leo Duval has gained knowledge trying cases involving all manner of violent crimes, including:
- Crimes involving deadly weapons
- Criminally negligent homicide
- Sexual assault
- Domestic violence
- Vehicular homicide
Personal Service Is Part Of A Strenuous Defense
If you are facing charges for murder or another violent offense in Staten Island, in Brooklyn or anywhere in New York, you deserve to have a lawyer who will take a personal interest in your defense. When you team up with Leo V. Duval, Attorney at Law, you will quickly see that he takes the attorney-client relationship personally. His client-centered practice is fueled by the bond he creates with his clients. He will stay with you every step of the way, fighting for the most favorable outcome possible to protect your rights.