Teen acquitted in Maze Slaying
By: Graham Rayman
New York Newsday
January 14, 1994
“During the trial, Greenberg presented no witnesses, focusing instead on attacking the prosecutions case. In his summation, he challenged the credibility…

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A Good Criminal Defense Lawyer

Being charged with a crime is a life altering experience. The criminal defense of your case can make or break your future. As New York criminal defense attorneys, Addabbo & Greenberg explore every nuance in a criminal case and pursue every available criminal defense advantage. As with all matters the firm handles, criminal cases are carefully managed by a partner experienced in New York criminal defense law to produce a timely and positive resolution. The Firm successfully handles crimes such as misdemeanors, from simple Criminal Assault to the crime of Driving While Intoxicated, to the most serious criminal felonies, including Murder, Fraud News and robbery. We have also been very successful in representing clients for Appeals.

A good criminal defense lawyer knows the New York criminal law and pleads your case. A great criminal defense lawyer can give you back your life.
Todd D. Greenberg and Dominic L. Addabbo each have over 30 years of criminal defense experience. They have represented hundreds of clients charged with felony crimes and misdemeanor crimes ranging from homicide to hate crimes to DUI, in both State and Federal courts. Addabbo & Greenberg handles your criminal case through preliminary stages of the criminal proceedings, through motions, and trials by jury and judge. Described by judges, clients and colleagues as a top New York criminal defense lawyer Todd D. Greenberg has been lead criminal defense counsel in over 150 felony trials, including over 50 homicide trials. Here are some of those stories.

The 2009 vigorous trial defense of a 15 year old boy charged with intentional murder in Nassau County which resulted in a jury that was ‘hopelessly deadlocked’ which thereafter resulted in a favorable disposition.

Adroit moves by the defense lawyer Todd D. Greenberg attributed to the acquittal of the defendant in the Maze Murder case. The New York Times, January 30, 1994

A New York City Police Officer, charged with Manslaughter for Driving Drunk while off-duty and fatally injuring a motorcyclist in Brooklyn, walked out of a Brooklyn courtroom a free man yesterday. He faced up to seven years behind bars if convicted. Defense Attorney Todd Greenberg mounted a successful three-pronged defense in obtaining the acquittal. Assistant District Attorney Maureen McCormick, her face flushed, seemed shocked by the not-guilty verdict. Station Island Advance, April 3, 2004

In a non-jury criminal trial, criminal defense attorney Todd Greenberg persuaded the judge that the defendant’s actions fit the legal definition of extreme emotional disturbance. Newsday, September 9, 2003

Mr. Greenberg’s closing argument was a high caliber summation by an extremely capable lawyer.
Federal Court Judge Peter K. Leisure, Southern District of New York in USA v. Valdez A Defendant accused in the highly publicized Hate Crime of beating a Sikh man in Queens was acquitted of all criminal charges regarding the alleged attack.
Newsday, November 3, 2005.

The criminal defense lawyers at Addabbo & Greenberg are familiar with police tactics, investigation practices and Grand Jury procedures. Our criminal defense representation has resulted in hundreds of dismissals and acquittals of criminal charges and has helped our clients avoid prison sentences. If you have been charged with a crime, the steps you take next are often critical to your defense.

IF YOU ARE ARRESTED, DO NOT MAKE ANY STATEMENT TO THE POLICE.

Call New York Criminal Attorneys Addabbo & Greenberg at 718.268.0400 immediately 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We will advise you of your rights and help protect you. Addabbo & Greenberg can prepare for and appear at your arraignment, arguing against the prosecutor’s request for the judge to set bail.

If arrested, place yourself in the competent hands of our criminal defense attorneys who will help you through this difficult time.

Criminal Defense Case Results

“Not Guilty” Verdict On All Drinking Driving Charges In Nassau County
Manslaughter, Vehicular HomicideManslaughter, Vehicular Homicide Charges Dismissed Prior To Trial
Penn Station Arrest Penn Station Arrest for Public Lewdness and Exposure Ends in Dismissal
Flavor Flav Avoids Jail TimeFlavor Flav avoids jail time, pleads guilty to speeding to mother’s funeral. After his sentencing, Drayton thanked his attorney, Todd Greenberg of Queens, who he called “The Man”.NewsdayVideo Placeholder Watch Video
“Not Responsible” VerdictLawyer found “not responsible” in death of mother.Newsday
Sentence: hazing deathSentence in fraternity hazing death: “Greenberg said sentencing process was extremely fair”.NBC News
Clear Cop in Death of BikerDaily News
“Fat Jockey” case KO’dNewsday
Acquittal in Death of ChildNewsday
Teen Acquitted in Maze SlayingNewsday
“Not Guilty” VerdictQueens jury: "Not Guilty" verdict for Queens contractor charged with Felony Possession of Firearms.

Addabbo & Greenberg Criminal Verdicts

“Not Guilty” Verdict On All Drinking Driving Charges In Nassau County
10/14/2019

“Not Guilty” Verdict On All Drinking Driving Charges In Nassau County

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“Not Guilty” Verdict On All Drinking Driving Charges In Nassau County
08/01/2019

Manslaughter, Vehicular Homicide Charges Dismissed Prior To Trial

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“Not Guilty” Verdict On All Drinking Driving Charges In Nassau County
06/24/2019

Penn Station Arrest for Public Lewdness and Exposure Ends in Dismissal

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03/18/2019

“NOT GUILTY” Verdict For Felony Leaving Scene Of Accident

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02/11/2019

Indictment Charging Assault In The First Degree Dismissed On Day Of Jury Selection

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Addabbo and Greenberg
11/30/2018

Sexual Abuse Charges Dismissed For Falsely Accused Client

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Addabbo and Greenberg
11/01/2018

Arrested For Declaring Firearm At Laguardia Airport - Case Dismissed

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Addabbo and Greenberg
10/03/2018

Class “A” Felony Charges For Sale Of Drugs Ends In Non-criminal Disorderly Conduct!

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07/16/2018

Queens Jury: "NOT GUILTY" Verdict For Queens Contractor Charged With Felony Possession Of Firearms

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TODD GREENBERG
05/15/2018

Lawyer Found "NOT RESPONSIBLE" In Death Of Mother
This is a Tragic Case. I am glad I was able to help!
Instead of a life sentence in prison…

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Addabbo and Greenberg
04/2/2018

All Statements Made By Mentally Ill Defendant Suppressed

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Addabbo and Greenberg
02/14/2018

Verdict- “Not Guilty” DWI—“Not Guilty” DUI Despite Breath Test Result!

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Buddy and Todd
01/09/2018

Sentence In Fraternity Hazing Death: "Greenberg said sentencing process was extremely fair"."The judge took into consideration all of the mitigating factors in this case,” he said. “There’s no question that this is a tragic incident with regard to Michael Deng and tragic to Mr. Lam and his co-defendants in the sense that they were young men on the right track and nobody intended this to happen."

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Addabbo and Greenberg
11/22/2017

Persistence And Dedication To Our Client Frees Innocent Man

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Addabbo and Greenberg
10/09/2017

Trooper Has Client Under Arrest For “DWI” Move Car! DWI Charges Dismissed!

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Addabbo and Greenberg
09/15/2017

Jury Acquits Our Client Of B Felony Drug Sale And B Felony Intent To Sell

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Addabbo and Greenberg
08/01/2017

First, DWI Case Dismissed, Second, Substantial Recovery for False Arrest!

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CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY
07/27/2017

Criminal Defense Attorney Todd Greenberg Successfully Defends 21 Year Old Involved in Armed Robbery of Caesars Atlantic City Casino

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Addabbo and Greenberg
04/21/2017

Driving While Intoxicated Charge Dismissed on Motion of District Attorney After Pre-Trial Hearings!

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Addabbo and Greenberg
04/03/2017

Criminal Defense Attorney Todd Greenberg Obtains Federal Deferred Prosecution Of Fraud Charges In SDNY

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Addabbo and Greenberg
03/01/2017

Criminal Defense Attorney Todd Greenberg Interviewed as "Legal Expert" In Tragic Queens Murder Case

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