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I was voted as "best Lawyer on Long Island" last 5 years, I was featured as a Trailblazer by the prestigious New York Law Journal in 2019 and have a perfect 10 “superb” rating from AVVO.
There is no Lawyer fighting harder than me!
I treasure my clients and truly appreciate that they retain me to defend them in matters of such importance. I will do everything in my power to get you a great result.
I am always directly available to my clients
All of my clients receive my personal cell phone number. Clients can contact me anytime. A client who knows that his / her lawyer is available is a happy client.
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We understand this can be one of the most embarrassing, stressful times in their lives. We are here to help.
I will answer all of your questions. I will explain the DWI charges you face. I will explain potential strategies to win your case. New clients ALWAYS feel better after they speak to me.
- Ed Palermo
Nassau County DWI Attorney
Experienced DWI Lawyers in Nassau County, NY
Nassau County DWI charges can be devastating. Nassau County prosecutors are known as the hardest on DWI offenders anywhere. A talented and experienced Nassau County DWI / DUI lawyer by your side is a must.
I have been representing clients with DWI charges in Nassau County for approximately 29 years. I am in the courthouses in Hempstead and Mineola on a regular basis interacting with Judges and prosecutors. I am well known in Nassau as a formidable DWI lawyer.
I know the thoughts going through your mind:
- Will I Go To Jail?
- Will I be Placed on Probation?
- Will I Lose My Ability to Drive?
- Will I have a Life-Long Criminal Record?
- Will I Lose My Job?
- Is There any Way Out of This?
- Where Do I Turn to Get the Highest Level of Representation?
I will answer all of your questions. I am the solution to your DWI problem. I am the Nassau County DWI Lawyer you need. I am always here ready, willing and able to help!
When you hire Edward Palermo, I answer all of your questions and develop the necessary strategy for your particular set of circumstances. Nothing gives me more satisfaction than helping a new client, suffering under the weight of a new DWI charge. I promise that when you meet me you will see that there is a bright light at the end of the tunnel. I will take you to this light. I am a Nassau County DWI Lawyer who truly enjoys helping his clients.
I have seen many changes over the past 29 years in DWI enforcement. DWI laws have become more strict with harsher penalties. The Nassau County District Attorney’s Office has taken a tougher stance on people accused of DWI. Today, even first time DWI arrests can lead to jail time and a permanent criminal record!
You need a Nassau County DWI Lawyer who absolutely knows the playing field of Nassau DWI law and the prosecutors and judges who work there. There is no substitute for an attorney who concentrates in this area. DO NOT retain the family lawyer, only an experienced and dedicated Nassau County DWI Lawyer should be engaged where the stakes are so high.
I was recently voted the Best Lawyer on Long Island in the Bethpage FCU Best of Long Island contest for the 5th straight year. I have also been previously honored by being named to the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 criminal lawyers. I am very proud of this achievement and enjoy being included among the top criminal lawyers in the nation. Please click here for more information on this organization. I was also selected by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel to the Top One Percent in the nation.
Arrested For A Criminal or DWI charge? You Probably Have A Number Of Questions:
- Will I go to jail?
- Will I be placed on probation?
- Will I have a permanent criminal record?
- Will I lose my license?
- What happens when I go to court?
- How long will the court process last?
- How can I find the best lawyer to defend me?
Notable DWI Results
Edward represented a New Jersey Businessman charged with DWI
DWI Lawyer Edward Palermo negotiates a reduction of the criminal charges to a non-criminal traffic violation.
Medical Doctor charged with DWI
DWI Lawyer Edward Palermo negotiates reduction to simple traffic infraction to insure no negative impact on Doctor’s career.
Pennsylvania business man charged with DWI
DWI Lawyer Edward Palermo negotiates a reduced charge of only a single traffic violation.
Edward Palermo represented student at Stony Brook University charged with DWI
Again, Edward negotiates a reduction of the criminal charges to a non-criminal traffic violation.
Edward Palermo represented a Brooklyn resident in a DWI charge on Long Island
As a successful real estate broker, the client was concerned about the effect a criminal conviction would have on his professional license and livelihood. The District Attorney would not reduce the charge to a non-criminal traffic violation because the client was previously arrested for driving while intoxicated. Edward found a flaw in the prosecution’s handling of the case and made a motion to dismiss the case. The motion was granted in its entirety and the case was completely DISMISSED.
Client charged with aggravated DWI
Client is a financial professional and his future career advancement was in jeopardy if convicted of this serious misdemeanor crime. The District Attorney VERY RARELY agrees to reduce such a charge because of the elevated Blood Alcohol Content finding by police. Suffolk County DWI Lawyer Edward Palermo negotiated an extremely favorable resolution which will lead to the reduction of the aggravated DWI to a simple traffic infraction after 1 year of good behavior by the client. His professional license and future career opportunities are secure.
Client charged with DWI after driving his vehicle into a residential home
The District Attorney originally recommended jail time. DWI Lawyer Edward Palermo negotiated a very favorable outcome which will lead to dismissal of criminal charges and only a traffic violation after 1 year of good conduct by client.
Client charged with aggravated DWI and additional violations with a motor vehicle accident in Nassau County
Edward Palermo scheduled the matter for trial before The Honorable Joseph Girardi of the Nassau County First District Court. First, Edward was able to obtain dismissal of the additional violations after motion during the trial and the client was then found NOT GUILTY of the aggravated DWI charge after trial. All charges dismissed and client, who is a teacher, was able to resume his life and career with a clean record.
Meet Ed Palermo
I am a Suffolk County DWI Lawyer with more than 29 years of experience. I concentrate my practice on helping individuals who face DWI charges. I have represented more than 1000 Long Island and NYC residents over my career.
I am proud of my track record of success. Helping my clients is my only goal. If you or a loved one needs a Suffolk County DWI Lawyer, please do not hesitate to call me today. I am always here to help.
There is no substitute for experience when finding a Suffolk County DWI Lawyer. I am always happy to extend my family of clients. I will fight for you and make sure that you always feel protected and secure.
"...very hard working and did his best to get me a favorable outcome."
I hired attorney Ed Palermo when I was facing robbery charges last year. He was very hard working and did his best to get me a favorable outcome. Thank you, Ed!
"Ed Palermo is your best option."
Attorney Palermo was my domestic violence defense lawyer when I was accused of domestic violence. I had a really hard time when I was charged but attorney Palermo was there to make the process easier. There's no one else I would recommend. If you are facing domestic violence charges in New York, Ed Palermo is your best option.
"He is extremely sharp in court..."
I had reverently used Ed Palermo as my attorney in a criminal case. Was extremely pleased with the outcome. He is extremely sharp in court and reached the exact outcome we had discussed prior. I would strongly recommend to anyone.
Having attorney Ed Palermo as my defense attorney was an amazing experience. He knew the law inside and out and kept me updated throughout my case. So grateful!
"Miracle worker and such a gentleman."
I searched for a lawyer for a friend of mine and hands down Ed is the Best lawyer on Long Island. The Best!!!!!!! I’d refer him to anyone. Miracle worker and such a gentleman.
"... took care of me through every stage."
Ed guided and took care of me through every stage. Any question I had or concern he would explain the situation, options and how we overcome it to resolve the best outcome for me.
DWI Felonies in Nassau County
Nassau County DWI Lawyer, Edward Palermo is aggressive and experienced
I can’t over-emphasize the importance of a Nassau County DWI Lawyer dedicated to criminal and DWI defense. This area of law is too complex and there is too much to lose in not having the right lawyer. I have developed very good relationships with many of the prosecutors and judges who handle DWI matters on Long Island. I will always use not only my experience and legal skill to help you but will always draw upon all the resources that I have developed to get the result that you need!
I have a vast knowledge of the law and police procedure involved in DWI cases. I have not only handled hundreds of these matters I have conducted multiple DWI trials and hearings wherein a cross-examined many police officers with regards the proper rules for DWI evaluation. I have had tremendous success in not only resolving case favorably through negotiation but also challenging driving under the influence cases at trial.
Contact Our Nassau County DWI Lawyer Today
Being named to the Top One Percent of lawyers in the United States by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel is a tremendous honor. I have always worked hard to be the best Nassau County DWI Lawyer possible. I vow to continue to offer the same level of service to my clients in the future.
I truly love what I do. I have found that to be successful at anything in life, you must love to do it. Contact us for a free consultation.