Arraignment Information for New York City

Over the last 27 years our criminal lawyers have handled all manner of criminal charges in New York City Criminal Courts, from the least to the most serious.  And yet, there are clearly some charges that come across our desks much more frequently than others.  Among the most common misdemeanor criminal charges in New York City are listed below.  Click on the links below to read critical information you need to know about these charges prepared by veteran New York City criminal lawyer and founding partner, Don Murray.

 New York City Criminal Lawyer for Arraignments, Don Murray

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Criminal Court arraignment is often many people's introduction to the workings of the New York City Criminal Justice system.  Suffice it to say that it can be jarring.  This first article is a general overview of what this "arraignment" is all about, and what you can do to help someone who is in the midst of the process.


Learn how an arraignment works, step by step, even down to the various required notices that the Government and the defense are required to serve on each other and what it all means, explained by partner Don Murray.


A review of Queens County arraignments.


A review of Manhattan (New York County) arraignments.


A review of Brooklyn (Kings County) arraignments.


Read an overview of Bronx County arraignments.