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Faced 5+ Years in Prison

People Vs Joseph Amico

Covered by NYDaily News. Las Vegas man accused of threatening a prominent attorney and making vile remarks.

Faced 10+ Years in Prison

People Vs. Anna Sorokin

Covered by New York Times, and other outlets. Fake heiress accused of conning the city’s wealthy, and has an HBO special being made about her.

Faced 3+ Years in Prison

People Vs. Genevieve Sabourin

Accused of stalking Alec Baldwin. The case garnered nationwide attention, with USAToday, NYPost, and other media outlets following it closely.

Faced Potential Charges

Ghislaine Maxwell Juror

Juror who prompted calls for new Ghislaine Maxwell trial turns to lawyer who defended Anna Sorokin.

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Meet Todd Spodek


The Spodek Law Group understands how delicate high-profile cases can be, and has a strong track record of getting positive outcomes. Our lawyers service a clientele that is nationwide. With offices in both LA and NYC, and cases all across the country - Spodek Law Group is a top tier law firm.

Todd Spodek is a second generation attorney with immense experience. He has many years of experience handling 100’s of tough and hard to win trials. He’s been featured on major news outlets, such as New York Post, Newsweek, Fox 5 New York, South China Morning Post, Insider.com, and many others.

In 2022, Netflix released a series about one of Todd’s clients: Anna Delvey/Anna Sorokin.

Why Clients Choose Spodek Law Group

The reason is simple: clients want white glove service, and lawyers who can win. Every single client who works with the Spodek Law Group is aware that the attorney they hire could drastically change the outcome of their case. Hiring the Spodek Law Group means you’re taking your future seriously. Our lawyers handle cases nationwide, ranging from NYC to LA. Our philosophy is fair and simple: our nyc criminal lawyers only take on clients who we know will benefit from our services.

We’re selective about the clients we work with, and only take on cases we know align with our experience – and where we can make a difference. This is different from other law firms who are not invested in your success nor care about your outcome.

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Federal False Statements

As you stand before the court, charged with a federal crime, you are made aware of the gravity of your situation. The federal government takes a dim view of those who do not speak the truth, as it complicates testimonies and prolongs court cases. If the prosecution believes that you are making false statements, you will be called out in court, asked to repeat the statement, and questioned about the veracity of your words. The stakes are high, as if the prosecution is correct, it could significantly harm your case and put your freedom at risk.

But it’s not just in court where the danger of false statements exists. You can be charged with a crime if you make false statements to a federal investigator, whether intentional or not. Concealing information is also seen as negatively as lying. This applies even if you are at home or in another setting, and even if you are speaking in front of members of Congress or the court. And taking an oath does not offer any protection from what you say.

Unfortunately, the statutes about making false statements are often abused by both the defendant and members of the criminal justice system. The tactics used by FBI officers during interviews can be manipulative, with two officers in the room to try to get you to contradict yourself. And officers who have already judged you as guilty may write notes that indicate your statements could be false. It’s crucial to have an attorney present during an interview, or to make detailed notes about what you want to say, to protect yourself from these tactics.

As the interview begins, you are warned that making false statements could result in federal charges. But remember, the investigator must be able to prove that you knew you were committing an illegal act by making a false statement, which is why it’s important to have an advocate by your side, to help navigate this complex and treacherous landscape.

When facing federal charges, it is imperative to remember that any false statements made can have dire consequences. Not only can it add time to your sentence, but it can also complicate the legal proceedings and damage your credibility in the eyes of the court. The federal government takes dishonesty very seriously, and any false statements made to officials, whether intentional or not, can result in additional charges.

It’s important to understand that making false statements to federal investigators, concealing information, or lying under oath can all lead to criminal charges. This includes not only in court but also in front of members of Congress. Unfortunately, the laws surrounding false statements are often subject to abuse, with both defendants and members of the criminal justice system using tactics to manipulate the truth.

When being interviewed by federal agents, it’s crucial to have legal representation present to protect yourself from potential misconduct. The FBI often conducts interviews with two officers present, but this is not for your protection; it’s to try and get you to say something that contradicts previous statements. It’s also wise to make detailed notes about what you want to say before the interview.

It’s also worth noting that the interviewer must be able to prove that you knew you were committing an illegal act by making a false statement. Keep in mind that at the beginning of the interview, you will be informed that making any false statements can result in federal charges. It’s essential to navigate this issue with caution and have a clear understanding of the potential consequences of your words.

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After meeting with several law firms, I chose the Spodek Law Group not only for their professionalism and experience, but for the personal attention given to me right from the initial consultation. It is important to recognize how crucial having the right legal team is when faced with potentially life altering events that impact families and the lives of loved...

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