“You have a truly sharp legal mind and your courtroom presence is among the best. I am forever grateful for your two years of hard work, dedication and service to my father's case.” — R.C.
“I give Mr. Spano the highest possible recommendation. Mr. Spano helped me navigate a somewhat unorthodox legal matter, did so quickly, and always kept me informed.”
“Thanks for taking my case and getting me a not guilty verdict. You are a great lawyer. I could not asked for anything more. Please know you hold a special place in my family's heart.” — G.B.
“Many thanks for the very professional and gentlemanly way that you conducted yourself at the trial of my son. I along with all of my family were thrilled beyond words with the outcome.” — B.B.
“Thank you for assuring me that just because a good honest person makes a mistake does not mean they have to be treated like a criminal!” — D.S.

December 2016 Archives

What is identity theft?

Identity theft, broadly defined, means using another person's identifying information or otherwise impersonating him or her in order to benefit financially. New York law also includes using another person's information in order to commit a crime or otherwise damage that person's reputation under the rubric of identity theft. Identity theft charges can result from a very wide range of activities from the unambiguously criminal to the arguably well-intentioned.