It is The Firm’s primary goal to assist and defend individuals charged with criminal matters in both state and federal courts in New York when pleading guilty is not an option. As an experienced trial attorney I am ready to defend your case.


SERVICES

Whether charged with a felony, misdemeanor or traffic infraction, our goal is to deliver the highest possible quality legal services. As an experienced trial attorney I am ready to defend your case.

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MISSION

It is The Firm's primary goal to assist and defend individuals charged with criminal matters in both state and federal courts in New York when pleading guilty is not an option.

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ABOUT US

The Firm is limited within the areas of DWI/DUI Defense, Criminal Defense, Criminal Appeals, and Vehicle and Traffic Defense in the State of New York in local and Federal Court.

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OUR TEAM

The Firm is certified in one or more of the following; Sheriff's Departments and local town/village police agencies, standardized Field Sobriety Testing, & Members of the National College for DUI Defense.

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ABOUT THE FIRM

CERTIFICATIONS

John Leonard is certified as a DWI trial specialist, certified in Standardized Field Sobriety Testing as an instructor, certified on DataMaster breath test machine & is a Member of the National College for DUI Defense. John's certifications are as follows: DWI Trial Specialist, Certified SFST Instructor, Certified Operator of Data Master Machine & Member of DWI College.

EXPERIENCED

John Leonard is an experienced trial attorney in criminal law and DWI defense, along with criminal appellate practice.

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The Firm is limited to the areas of DWI/DUI Defense, Criminal Defense, Criminal Appeals, and Vehicle and Traffic Defense in the State of New York in local and Federal Court.

Being accused of any crime is serious: it can lead to jail time, the loss of your driver’s license in DWI cases…

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MEET OUR TEAM

John G. Leonard has been practicing since 1999 and is an experienced trial attorney who has successfully defended clients at all levels of the State Court System. In July 2016, John has become one of only 55 individuals throughout…

Briana Mastrangelo

Paralegal

Briana Mastrangelo has worked as a paralegal with John Leonard since 2009. She graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University in 2009 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Legal Studies. In 2013 she graduated from Utica College with a Maste…

Hayley Burger

Paralegal

Hayley Burger has worked as a Paralegal since 2017, joining Leonard Criminal Defense Group in 2019. She has also been employed as a court clerk in various town and village courts since 2015. Hayley is knowledgeable in the processe…

CONTACT US

Phone: 315-336-1410

Fax: 315-336-1434


Hours:
Monday – Friday
9am-5pm



Address:
205 West Court Street
Rome, NY 13440

FREE CASE CONSULTATION

We take the time to meet with every one of our clients. We conduct face to face consultations which allow our team to evaluate your case and allows for you, the client, to decide if we have the abilities to defend your specific needs. Please send us a message or call our office at 315-336-1410 to set up an appointment.