“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.

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Defending Against Sex-Offense Charges

When you face New York criminal charges as serious as child pornography charges, you deserve an attorney who will fight to not only reduce your charges, but also protect your reputation.

Michael Spano is such an attorney — one who is not only experienced but also willing to answer your calls and explain your rights every step of the way.

Contact Mr. Spano‘s office today to discuss your specific situation.

“I am criminal defense lawyer Michael Spano in Syracuse. I have more than 25 years of experience in Central New York’s criminal courts, first as chief assistant district attorney and then as a defense lawyer. I am New York state’s Criminal Trial Lawyer. I know what prosecutors need to see to reduce or dismiss your charges because I have stood in their shoes.

Turn to me to fight against a criminal record, sex offender registration, and the other serious, lifelong consequences of an illegal pornography conviction.” — Michael Spano

The Consequences Of A Conviction …

Child pornography is a sex crime with significant consequences. If convicted of possession alone, you can end up with a lengthy prison sentence and substantial fines.

Are your charges federal charges? Then you face a mandatory minimum sentence of five years. Not to mention sex offender registration that will mark you for the rest of your life.

… The Experience To Defend Against Them

But there are defenses to these charges. With more than two decades of experience handling charges like yours, Michael Spano has the knowledge necessary to ensure your best defense is presented at every stage in the process.

Experience is important in these cases because the vast majority of people accused of a child pornography crime end up in prison. With the right defense on your side, you may be able to avoid becoming another statistic.

Schedule A Free, Confidential Consultation

Call Michael Spano at 315-350-3975 to set up a consultation that is free, confidential and absolutely zero risk. He will answer your questions and explain your options. You can also contact him online.

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