As One of the Hudson Valley’s Most Respected Criminal Defense Law Firms, We Have Won Major Acquittals for Those Accused of Violent Crimes

Our founding lawyer has won major acquittals for clients throughout the Ulster, Dutchess, Sullivan, Rockland and Orange County NY area.

Violent crimes are extremely punishable offenses under New York law. If convicted you could receive a long prison sentence or even a life sentence without parole. Don’t put your freedom in the hands of just any attorney. Retain a lawyer with significant experience and success defending those charged with violent crimes. The criminal defense team at Ostrer & Associates is led by Ben Ostrer, an AV rated lawyer who has over 30 years’ experience successfully representing violent crime defendants and a reputation for zealous representation and notable cases, including:

Violent Crime Charges Require an Aggressive Defenses

As soon as you retain Ostrer & Associates we get to work conducting our own investigation of your case. We dig through the prosecution’s evidence highlighting weaknesses, gather facts, interview witnesses, and call in experts when needed. Our team works towards acquittals and sentence reductions. We know how the prosecution thinks and operates.

Our Firm Represents Defendants in All Types of Violent Crimes, Including:

  • Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Rape
  • Robbery
  • Assault
  • Weapons Charges
  • Burglary
  • Kidnapping
  • Sexual Assault
  • Arson


If you have been charged with a violent crime, you need an experienced lawyer who has a successful track record. Contact Ostrer & Associates, P.C. for a free consultation.

P.O. Box 509
111 Main Street, Chester, NY 10918