Elliot S. Schlissel

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Elliot S. Schlissel

479 Merrick Rd Lynbrook, NY 11563

About Us

The Law Office of Elliot S. Schlissel is a full service aggressive New York criminal defense law firm. If you are being investigated regarding criminal activity or you have been charged with committing a crime in New York, you need knowledgeable, experienced and street smart attorneys on your side. For more than 31 years our attorneys have worked hard to build strong defenses, utilizing effective strategies to obtain winning results for our clients who have been investigated and/or charged with crimes. Our office aggressively protects our clients and deals effectively on their behalf with District Attorney offices, local prosecutors and federal prosecutors to protect our clients’ rights. We analyze, investigate and prepare each and every criminal case that comes into our office. Our attorneys are familiar with the local court systems, we understand the customs and procedures that very often aren’t written down in the laws. We know the ins and outs of whether a prosecutor has “the authority” to enter into effective plea bargain arrangements or whether we need to see the prosecutor’s supervisor. We are also experienced in dealing with many of the Judges that preside over criminal cases.

Areas of Practice

Practice Areas:
Criminal Defense
DUI / DWI Traffic
Juvenile Law

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About the Attorney:
Elliot S. Schlissel earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the State University of New York at Oswego in 1972. Thereafter, he attended both Hofstra Law School and the State University of New York Law School at Buffalo, where he graduated with a Juris Doctor degree in 1975. He also studied international protection of human rights at the Counsel of Europe in Strasbourg, France. Mr. Schlissel is admitted to practice law in the State of New York, before the federal courts of the Eastern District of New York, the Southern District if New York and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Schlissel is listed in the Marquis’ Who’s who of American Law. He has received the highest rating from Martindale-Hubbel Attorney’s Law Directory. He has been a member of the Criminal Court’s committes of the New York State Bar Association, the Nassau County Bar Association, the Queens County Bar Association, the Suffolk County Bar Association, and the Kings County Bar Association. Practice Areas • DUI/DWI • License Suspensions • Resisting Arrest • Drugs and Narcotics Related Charges • Felonies • Misdemeanors • Civil Forfeiture Proceedings • Sex Crimes • Child Abuse and Domestic Violence • Robbery • Assault • Theft • Drug Possession and Drug Sales • White Collar Crimes • Criminal Fraud • Rape

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Spoken Languages:
English and Spanish
Office Location(s):
In Nassau County: 479 Merrick Road Lynbrook, NY 11563 In Queens County: 80-30 164th Street Jamaica, NY 11432 - By Appointment Only We also assist our clients in Suffolk County and throughout the New York Metropolitan area. Call today for convenient appointment times.
Year Firm was Created:
For more than 31 years our office has been handling criminal matters through out the Metropolitan/New York area. Our founding partner, Elliot S. Schlissel, has practiced law for more than 31 years and guides all of our dedicated and experienced legal professionals in aggressively representing our clients. Our aggressive, unfailing dedication to our clients is a significant factor in helping our clients charged with crimes obtain the best possible results.

Verdicts & Settlements

We have been instrumental in having criminal charges such as domestic violence, shoplifting, driving while intoxicated (DWI), burglary, robbery, and attempted murder dismissed against our clients.

We have handled misdemeanor and felonies in Nassau and Suffolk counties and also in the five boroughs of the City of New York.

We have been recognized by our clients for our dedication and persistence in zealously representing them on all types of criminal cases.