Whether you’ve been charged with a Buffalo DWI, Rochester DWI, Syracuse DWI, Albany DWI, or a DWI elsewhere in New York State, then you should seriously consider retaining an experienced New York DWI attorney.
The complexity of defending a drunk driving charge in New York State is matched only by the severity of the potential consequences. The successful defense of a driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while intoxicated (DWI) charge often turns on a drunk driving lawyer’s ability to identify possible defenses from intricate details pertaining to the underlying DWI arrest. Experienced driving while intoxicated lawyers can often use their knowledge of New York DWI defense to negotiate favorable resolutions or, if necessary, to develop effective DWI trial strategies. However, a drunk driving lawyer’s knowledge of driving while intoxicated defense in New York State has limited value to a client unless that attorney understands each client’s personal goals and provides that same client with the information needed to make informed decisions about their DWI arrest.
Anelli Xavier is comprised of a team of former prosecutors and experienced criminal defense attorneys that exclusively represent clients with DUI or DWI charges. We understand that successful drunk driving defense does not only mean obtaining the best possible outcome for our clients. It also requires a commitment by Anelli Xavier DWI lawyers to successfully guide our clients who are confronted with the uncertainty and stress caused by a New York drunk driving arrest.
To serve you better, we now have four main offices throughout the state. Our representatives are always available for you. Call us today: 1-877-394-3476.
Syracuse DWI Law Office: 269 West Jefferson Street | Syracuse, New York 13202
Albany DWI Law Office: 522 Broadway | Albany, New York 12207
Rochester DWI Law Office: 510 Clinton Square | Rochester, New York 14604
Buffalo DWI Law Office: 300 International Drive, Suite 100 | Buffalo New York 14221
Tom Anelli and the Anelli Xavier DWI Team
Tom Anelli, the DWI Guy, is nationally recognized as a DWI attorney who has extensive knowledge and experience in defending clients arrested for drunk driving.
As managing partner of Anelli Xavier, Mr. Anelli has used his significant understanding of driving while intoxicated defense to assemble skilled drunk driving lawyers from across the State of New York to create what he believes is the most powerful team of DWI attorneys in New York.
NY DWI Defense Experience That Counts
Anelli Xavier’s team of DWI attorneys has successfully defended thousands of people arrested for drunk driving throughout New York State. If you or a loved one is looking to retain quality legal representation for a drunk driving arrest, our experienced driving while intoxicated lawyers may be able to help you achieve the best outcome for you. Examples of our prior results can be found here.
Our Practice is Limited to Drunk Driving Defense
Although many lawyers across New York say they handle drunk driving cases, many of these attorneys are general practitioners who devote only a part of their practice to driving while intoxicated defense. Drunk driving defense law is complex and nuanced. It requires understanding of the science underlying DWI prosecution and knowledge of never-ending statutory and regulatory changes to New York DWI law.
Unlike most other law firms, at Anelli Xavier, our attorneys have limited their legal practice to a single issue – drunk driving defense. DWI law is all we do. By not representing clients on other matters, our DWI attorneys have been able to dedicate themselves to gaining valuable experience and knowledge that may make the difference in obtaining the best possible outcome for each of our clients.
Anelli Xavier in the Media
Tom Anelli, DWI Guy, and the team at Anelli Xavier have been featured in numerous media outlets both nationally and throughout New York State. To view our complete media library, click here.
Consequences of a DWI Conviction
A DWI conviction is a serious matter. Cutting corners on legal representation to save a few dollars now can lead to significant consequences in the long term. A driving while intoxicated conviction in New York can result in the loss of a job or professional license; limit future employment options; result in substantial fines, surcharges, and other fees; cause someone who has been charged to either lose their driver’s license completely or have it significantly limited; mandated alcohol and/or drug treatment; limitation on travel outside of the United States; loss of a CDL; increased insurance premiums; and potential sentences of probation or incarceration.
Because the needs of each person charged with drunk driving in the State of New York is different, we pride ourselves in our ability help our clients achieve the specific and individual result necessary for them. An effective DWI defense strategy does not assume a “one size fits all” approach. Instead, it is developed around the needs of each individual client: a commercial driver’s need to keep a CDL so they can keep their job; a client’s concerns about avoiding jail or prison; a home improvement contractor who needs a driver’s license that will get them to and from multiple job locations each day; etc.
Uncertainty and Apprehension Caused by a DWI Charge
Undoubtedly, a driving while intoxicated arrest in New York State can be one of the most stressful experiences an individual can have during their lives.
For a majority of our clients, their DWI arrest will be their first interaction with the complexity of New York criminal courts. From the moment they are pulled over by police until sentencing, a person arrested for drunk driving is confronted by a number of unfamiliar events and decisions.
This is also true for persons previously convicted of driving while intoxicated. These individuals are confronted by uncertainty caused by the potential for increased penalties which will likely result in sentences of probation or incarceration.
For these reasons, our capable driving while intoxicated lawyers understand that an effective drunk driving defense involves more than just obtaining the best possible outcome. It also involves educating our clients, so that they understand the events occurring throughout the litigation of their case and they have the information necessary to make meaningful decisions.
Our Commitment to Our Clients
Regardless of where you are charged in New York State, we are confident our firm will provide you with the best possible outcome. With offices located throughout New York State, from Albany to Buffalo, our firm serves clients across New York State, including Albany, Kingston, Poughkeepsie, Troy, Saratoga, Schenectady, Little Falls, Utica, Syracuse, Cortland, Binghamton, Oswego, Watertown, Rochester, Buffalo and other communities in Onondaga County, Oswego County, Cortland County, Madison County, Oneida County, Wayne County, Ulster County, Orange County, Cayuga County, Rockland County, Westchester County, Dutchess County, Saratoga County, Monroe County, Niagara County, Erie County and Broome County.