NYC Subpoena Compliance
Criminal Defense Attorney in New York City
Any individual or business entity that receives a subpoena—whether
it be from a federal or state prosecutor, a grand jury, or an investigating
agency—should consult with counsel before responding. A proper response
to a validly served subpoena is required by law, and failure to respond
properly could result in a finding of contempt, which may have serious
New York City criminal defense attorney can advise the recipient of a subpoena whether it was validly served,
what the legal and proper response requires from the recipient, and whether
any privileges apply that would allow for the non-production of requested
items. Furthermore, experienced counsel will usually be able to contact
the issuing agency and get information about the purpose of the subpoena,
including the critical information of whether the recipient is a target,
subject, or witness in a criminal investigation.
Law Office of Mark A. Bederow, P.C. has represented many individuals and business entities that have received
federal and state subpoenas in connection with criminal investigations.
If you have received a subpoena, please
contact us in order to discuss your legal options.