Criminal Appeals Lawyer

New York Criminal Appeals Lawyer

Were you unjustly accused and convicted of a serious state or federal criminal offense in New York? Call Criminal Defense Attorney Michael D. Horn.

You may have been found guilty at trial, but that doesn’t mean your case is sealed shut. You have a constitutional right to have the trial court’s actions evaluated by a panel of appellate judges. If your case was mishandled or a procedural error led to your conviction, your case could be overturned. When considering an appeal, invest in an experienced appellate attorney who understands the unique procedural elements involved in court and can effectively present evidence to a panel of appellate judges.

Experienced Appellate Attorney Focused On Your Best Interests
For 30 years, attorney Michael D. Horn, Esq., has appealed criminal cases before the highest appellate courts in New York. He is well-versed in rules of evidence, appellate procedure laws and the limits on appealing felony and misdemeanor convictions. Mr. Horn is fully prepared to identify and present viable appellate arguments to try and overturn your conviction. Contact our law firm now to learn how he can protect your rights.

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Criminal Defense lawyer Michael Horn

My goal is to ensure that your constitutional rights are respected, every possible defense is investigated and all avenues of mitigation or justification are presented in your case

Michael D. Horn – Founding Partner

Knowledge is Power In Appellate Law

Astoria appellate lawyer Michael Horn has extensive experience successfully pleading his clients’ case before the Appellate Divisions and the Court of Appeals in Albany and Queens, New York. He is well-versed on the tactics judges often use to sway deliberating jurors by improperly limiting defense efforts to cross-examine witnesses or present exculpatory evidence. When you select our law firm, Mr. Horn will review your trial record to understand if the verdict was affected by any procedural errors or technical issues such as:

DNA Errors

Conflict Of Interest

New Evidence

False Statements

Drug Conspiracy

Improper Evidence


An appellate lawyer needs to be able to review a trial record and craft an argument outlining why the trial verdict should be overturned. Attorney Michael Horn knows how to develop effective appellate briefs and present cases to panels of appellate judges. He is fully prepared to pursue an appeal, if the evidence shows the trial court got it wrong.

Legal procedures

Contact Us Now for a Consultation About a Criminal Appeal
If you lost at trial, you have the option to attempt an appeal of the verdict. However, you must act quickly to protect your constitutional rights. Criminal Defense Attorney Michael Horn is well-versed on the rules and deadlines for filing an appeal.

Call 718-777-7717 Now For a Confidential Consultation

Call us at 718-777-7717 or contact our firm by email to learn what steps you should pursue before more time passes. Mr. Horn is available to meet you in jail and is committed to promptly returning emails and voicemail. Our staff speaks Spanish. Credit card payments are accepted.Unfortunately, the police can charge you with conspiracy, just because you were in the same place. If this has happened to you, you need the help of an experienced, protective defense attorney.

“Mr. Horn is an absolute gem to work with. His balance of professionalism and compassion make him stand out from many other criminal defense lawyers in New York. He exuded patience and kindness throughout my whole experience. He went above and beyond to keep me informed and he was persistent in helping me resolve my legal matters in a timely fashion. I will forever be grateful I had Mr. Horn on my side during an incredibly difficult time.”

– V.W.C

Schedule a Confidential Consultation

If you have questions about a pending case or think you might need to hire a criminal defense attorney please don’t delay. Call and find out what you need to do to protect your rights.

Contact us to schedule your confidential consultation.

Michael D. Horn

Criminal Defense Law

Nassau Criminal Defense Attorney Office

1 Old Country Road
Carle Place, NY 11514

Queens Office:

31-19 Newtown Ave #500, Astoria, NY 11102