Entries by Carl Spector

Question: Can You Appeal A New York DMV Chemical Test Refusal Hearing?

Answer: Yes you can appeal a New York DMV chemical test refusal hearing decision. Once you have completed the refusal hearing at the DMV you can send in a written appeal. You must download form entitled New York State Department of Motor Vehicles ADMINISTRATIVE APPEAL FORM (AA-33A). Once you have properly filled in the form […]

In New York Can A Hardship License Granted by a Judge be Used to Operate A Commercial Vehicle

At an arraignment before a judge on a charge of a DWI or DUI in New York the judge is required to suspend the motorists drivers license if certain criteria are met. This is called the prompt suspension law. If the motorist has a commercial drivers license, CDL the same rules apply. The motorist can […]

FAQ: Can I Get A Copy of the Police Video From My Arrest in New York City For a DWI, DUI or Driving While Impaired?

Many people ask me whether they can get a copy of the video recording of them after their arrest for a driving while intoxicated DWI or DUI in New York City. The answer is YES. The video recording of you at the police department can contain vital information and be critical as evidence for and […]

New York Attorney Defending Petit Larceny Charge – Shoplifting Charges – Penal Law Section 155.25

Many people are charged every year with shoplifting or petit larceny in New York. The New York penal law section for petit larceny is section 155.25. This charge is a class “A” misdemeanor and if convicted will give you or add to your criminal record. There are many defenses to this charge and anyone that […]

New York Lawyer Carl Spector Given Clients’ Choice Award 2015

Carl Spector, New York Lawyer was awarded a Clients’ Choice Award by AVVO for 2015. Mr. Spector was recognized for his commitment to outstanding service in the field of DWI, DUI and Criminal Defense work in New York and New Jersey. The award is based upon actual client feedback and reviews that are publicly posted […]