“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.

7 Things To Know About Michael Spano‘s Criminal Defense

A Highly Skilled Criminal Defense Lawyer In Upstate New York

  1. Every aspect of criminal law: I do it all. I handle all misdemeanor and felony charges, state or federal, from drug possession and DUI to the most serious felonies, including murder. I help people post bond. I assist with bench warrants. I step in with criminal investigations prior to arrest.

  2. I know how the other side thinks. I spent 10 years as an Onondaga County assistant district attorney. I handled big cases, including the county’s first hate crime case and a notorious murder-for-hire case. Ultimately, I was put in charge of the homicide bureau.

  3. I’ve been there and back: I’ve spent more than 25 years fighting for the rights and freedoms of people just like you. All that experience improves your prospects for a successful outcome.

  4. I return calls and keep you apprised of your case’s status. I know, everyone says this. But you will find I really do it.

  5. You matter to me. We don’t know each other yet, but we soon will. I get involved in my client’s hopes and dreams, and those of their families. I am sincere about doing everything under the sun to shield you from the harshness of the law.

  6. I know Syracuse and Onondaga County, and the people here know me. Ask around. I put in the late hours looking for ways to win for you.

Put the criminal defense attorney on your side. Call 315-350-3975 or send an email to schedule a free consultation.

Doing Criminal Defense Right

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“I appreciated having Michael Spano work for me. He’s really good at what he does, and he’s also a good guy. Having him represent me was a big break.” — R.G.

Avvo Clients' Choice 2012 | Criminal Defense
NBTA | National Board of Trial Advocacy | Est. 1977
ACBCA Member
Super Lawyers
AV Preeminent | Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence 2018