Law Office of

Eric M. Sears

Legal Expertise




specializing in criminal defense

Aggressive Defense

to ensure the protection of your rights

Effective Representation

in advance of arrest and well beyond appeal

  • Admitted to practice in New York State courts, federal courts, and the Supreme Court of the United States

  • Member, New York State Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys and New York
  • Appointed to the Homicide Panel of the Assigned Counsel Plan
  • Certified as lead counsel in New York death penalty cases
  • Appointed to the Central Screening Committee of the Assigned Counsel Plan
  • Guest lecturer in trial practices at the Columbia University and Fordham University law school
  • Degrees from Princeton University and Columbia University Law School

In practice for more than 25 years, I have been defending the rights of the Accused in criminal cases.

I have extensive experience in:

  • Federal and State crimes
  • drug offenses
  • sex offenses
  • white collar crimes
  • appeals
  • crimes of violence
  • domestic disputes
  • juvenile issues
  • family-related legal disputes
  • driving while intoxicated
  • vehicular offenses
  • civil rights violations
  • violations, misdemeanors, and felony offenses

Please contact me with any questions or assist with any legal issue:

P: 212.252.8560

C: 917.929.2096

Court Representation in New York