New York Homicide Defense Lawyers
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Barket Epstein Kearon Aldea & LoTurco, LLP has a proven track record of success in representing clients facing homicide charges. Our experience in handling high-profile murder cases is extensive—not only have we successfully defended clients facing murder and manslaughter charges, but founding partner Bruce Barket was on the legal team that overturned the double murder conviction of Martin Tankleff, who spent 18 years in prison after being wrongfully convicted of killing his parents. Mr. Barket and the team have since secured a $3.4 million settlement on behalf of Mr. Tankleff for his wrongful imprisonment.
With murder charges, nothing less than the absolute best defense will do. Barket Epstein is no stranger to managing every aspect of a homicide case, including the media. We draw on over 200 years of combined experience to deliver high-quality counsel that matches the gravity of the situation. Your freedom and very life may be on the line; our New York murder defense lawyers are here to defend you to the fullest extent.
Defenses against Homicide Charges
Homicide cases can be won or lost based on the smallest details, making a meticulous investigation and discovery phase critical. Because of our diverse experience on both sides of criminal court proceedings, and even behind the bench, we know exactly what it takes to create a clear and compelling case for a client facing homicide charges. No detail will be overlooked as we develop a defense strategy that will offer the opportunity at the best possible result.
The following are examples of potential defenses to criminal homicide:
- Absence of gross deviation from a reasonable person’s actions
- Defense of another
- Mental disease or defect
- Extreme emotional disturbance
- Actual innocence
All is not lost in the face of a murder or homicide charge. Barket Epstein has the extensive experience, unmatched resources, and exceptional skill to effectively represent you. We work with industry experts to develop solid defense strategies and we leave no stone unturned in our pursuit of a favorable outcome for our clients.
Call (888) 779-0267 to discover how the New York homicide defense attorneys at Barket Epstein can help you.
A Nationwide Influence
Barket Epstein's attorneys are regularly featured in the media to discuss their recent cases or offer insight on current events.
Over Two Centuries of Combined Experience
Barket Epstein has 13 attorneys who collectively bring over 200 years of experience to each case. Our team is comprised of former judges, former prosecutors, professors and true thought leaders in our fields.
A Comprehensive Team Approach
Given the experience and knowledge we have amongst the attorneys at our firm, we utilize a team approach. Each client benefits from the expertise of several attorneys, not just the one assigned to their case.
Thousands of Cases Handled
Our Criminal Defense team has represented over 1,000 clients with charges ranging from DWI to homicide.
Three Convenient Office Locations
Our firm offers clients three convenient locations in Garden City, Manhattan, and Huntington.