Stephen BilkisHead of Law Office
Being arrested and accused of a crime is serious and can have a lasting impact on your freedom, your career, your finances, and your family. It is critical that your case is handled by an experienced New York criminal attorney with the knowledge and resources to effectively defend you. Stephen Bilkis is the founder and managing attorney at the Law Offices of Stephen Bilkis & Associates. He has over two decades of experience in the practice of criminal law in New York, serving clients throughout Nassau County, Manhattan, Suffolk County, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and Westchester County. Mr. Bilkis is committed to providing his clients with the highest level of personal service throughout each step in the criminal process.
Stephen Bilkis is a 1997 graduate of Touro Law School in New York. Following law school, Mr. Bilkis formed the Law Offices of Stephen Bilkis & Associates. Since then he has personally represented hundreds of clients accused of felonies and misdemeanors, garnering a reputation for being actively involved in the investigation of each case, being exceptionally prepared, and having a tenacious attitude when advocating for his clients. As a result, Stephen Bilkis has become a criminal attorney serving New York who has a record of obtaining exceptional results for his clients, often in the pre-trial phase.
Stephen Bilkis uses his experience, knowledge of New York criminal law, and understanding of the New York criminal justice system to defend clients accused of a range of misdemeanors such as petit larceny and misconduct, serious felonies such as grand larceny, embezzlement, credit card fraud, white collar crimes, DWI, drug crimes, gun crimes, assault, domestic violence, stalking, sex crimes, and murder, as well as federal crimes. He uses his investigative skills and resources to review the investigation and arrest procedures used by law enforcement, interrogation procedures, as well as the manner in which evidence was gathered, processed, and interpreted. Mr. Bilkis also is a skilled litigator, using his abilities to win acquittals at trial.
Because of the stellar reputation of Stephen Bilkis as a criminal lawyer in New York, Mr. Bilkis has frequently appeared as a legal commentator in numerous New York media including ABC New York, the New York Times, New York Post and Newsday. Stephen Bilkis has been a member of numerous bar associations and organizations including the American Prepaid Legal Institute, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, New York State Bar Association, AARP Legal Services Network, and the American Association for Justice.
The consequences of a New York criminal conviction can be life-changing, and may include years of incarceration in state or federal prison, significant fines, fees, and penalties, probation, community service, and sex offender registration. In addition, having a criminal conviction on your record will make it difficult for you to find a job, rent an apartment, obtain professional licensing, or even pursue a college degree. It is critical that you are represented by a New York criminal attorney with a proven record of favorable results. In order to have the best chance of a favorable outcome in your case, contact the Law Offices of Stephen Bilkis & Associates as early in your case as possible. Contact us at 1-800-NY-NY-LAW (1-800-696-9529) to schedule a free, no obligation consultation regarding your case.