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We are an elite criminal defense law firm, that emphasizes providing the best service and professionalism to all clients. We service a curated clientele nationwide – that expect the best from their lawyer. We handle tough criminal defense and legal situations that require deep knowledge, experience, dedication, and excellence in order to win. We have over 50 years of combined experience, handling national and international cases.

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The Spodek Law Group is one of the most successful law firms in the USA. Our success comes from the fact we are attentive to details, and take a very pragmatic approach to each and every single case. Our clients turn to us for realistic advice – so they can make the appropriate decisions they need to make personally. Our goal is to make sure your case ends in a positive outcome, not only personally – but for your family as well.


When Will You Get a Chance to Talk if Your Charged With a Federal Crime?

If you are charged with a federal crime, you will have a chance to talk to investigators. However, it may not necessarily be in your best interest to do so. This is because anything that you say could be used against you during the legal process, which could make it harder to obtain a favorable outcome in your case. Let’s take a closer look at when you may be given an opportunity to speak to investigators and if it makes sense to do so.

You’ll Likely Be Subject to an Interview Before You’re Charged

There is a good chance that investigators will ask you to submit to an informal interview before you are charged with a crime. This interview may take place at your home, at the lake or another relatively private location. It’s important to note that the goal of such an interview is to get you to say something that can be used as the basis for charging you with a crime. Therefore, it’s important to consult with your attorney prior to agreeing to any type of interview.

What Happens After You’re Charged With a Crime?

It’s not uncommon for the government to offer a plea deal to those who have been charged with drug, computer or other types of crimes. As part of the plea deal, you may be required to share information about your role in any scheme that has allegedly violated federal law. You may also be asked to provide information about others who were also engaged in illegal activity.

It’s important to note that any information that you provide while complying with the terms of a plea deal could leave you vulnerable to additional charges. Ideally, your attorney will include immunity from further prosecution in exchange for cooperating with federal authorities.

The Government Is Always Willing to Listen

Even if investigators don’t reach out to schedule an interview, it doesn’t mean that they aren’t interested in hearing from you. Instead, it means that they don’t think that you have anything new to say about your case. However, if you feel as if you have information that could help you obtain a better outcome in the matter, you should feel free to reach out at your earliest convenience.

It’s important to note that your attorney will likely reach out on your behalf. In fact, there is a good chance that your attorney will submit a written statement or submit copies of documents that might help to prove your innocence. If you do talk to investigators in person, it’s generally in your best interest to have your attorney present. He or she will help to ensure that you don’t say or do anything that turns a potentially positive event into one that results in additional charges.

You’ll Have a Chance to Testify at Trial

If your case makes it to trial, you will be allowed to testify in your own defense. However, it’s worth noting that only 2% of cases actually go before a judge or jury. Therefore, any talking that you do will likely take place outside of a courtroom. Furthermore, your attorney will likely advise you not to take the stand during a trial as there is no guarantee that doing so will make a difference in the outcome of your case.

You Will Never Be Forced to Talk

The government cannot force you to say or do anything against your will during an investigation. Furthermore, you cannot be forced to say or do anything after being charged with a crime. If you are not made aware of this fact, there is a chance that the charges against you could be dropped. At a minimum, any evidence gleaned from statements made before you were read your Miranda rights could be ruled inadmissible. Depending on the strength of the case against you, it may be enough to have charges thrown out by a judge.

You will likely be allowed to talk to the government at any point during the legal process. Ideally, you will consult with an attorney prior to doing so to ensure that you don’t accidentally incriminate yourself. It’s worth noting that you can speak with authorities even if your legal adviser doesn’t think it is a good idea.

Charle Butler
Charle Butler
I was hesitant to hire the Spodek Law Group. I read reviews and knew they have a great reputation. However, I thought I would spend money and not see or speak to my attorney. From the beginning to end of my case Todd and the entire staff were available and willing to help. We worked towards and end result that was way above my expectation and Todd delivered. I am forever grateful for patience and long days and night spent working on my case. Thanks Todd and the entire team!
Mesonista parsons
Mesonista parsons
My attorney at Spodek was Abigail. She was very knowledgeable and helpful with all my questions and concerns, as well as responsive. Her fees are affordable and Abigail took the time to make sure I understood everything relating to my case. I highly recommend Abigail and will request her services in the future.
debabrata chakraborty
debabrata chakraborty
Todd A Spodek is the experienced and best criminal lawyer at USA. He is very professional and always respond on time. Alex also very cooperative and always help me. They took care me and my problem like family member. I am 100% satisfied for their professional service. My result was unexpected and amazing. They dismissed my case. I am really grateful to them. I will recommend you to go there if you want to solve your problem. I wish all the best for them.
Asata Hendricks
Asata Hendricks
Truly appreciate the work the guys did!. Exceptional team & I know they care about each and everyone of their clients. I am super thankful to be referred to Spodek Law Group and I am grateful Todd & Alex were able to work diligently to achieve an outcome I am pleased with. Despite COVID they stayed on top of things and kept me informed every step of the way. Very thankful.
Mike Moroff
Mike Moroff
I'm very satisfied with the services rendered by Todd, Alex and Mary Lou. I whole heartedly recommend Spodek Law Group . I've worked with and have retained other attorneys in the past with Todd's firm being the cream of the crop for many reasons. A very serious legal matter was resolved after a year's hard work and effort. Todd expertly guided me through the process and was able to navigate and make the good journey bearable as well as successful. Mary Lou initially provided excellent assistance before referring my case to Todd. Alex's support was effective and timely. The customer portal (MyCase) is an invaluable communication tool that also kept track of my case. Various aspects of my case were explained and there were several options provided but I made the final decision of how the case would be handled. The legal fee was reasonable considering the effort and amount of work plus it was a flat fee regardless of the length of time required to conclude my case. Todd made himself available to me and we had many scheduled meetings to go over the progress and to discuss the next steps. I felt more confident after many discussions with him. You will not go wrong choosing Spodek Law Group for legal matters.
Josh Katz
Josh Katz
Being that it was the first time that I was in need of an attorney, I was afraid and hesitant and knew I needed the absolute best. It is beyond understood why Spodek Law Group has a reputation of being the top, if not the best law firm in New York. Alex and Abigail were there every step of the way even at the most unconvenient hours. I could not have asked for more. They are extremely good at what they do and they delivered much much more than just winning my case. A big thank you to Alex and Abigail for all the guidance and counseling and their upmost loyal support that extended far more than just legally. If you need the absolute best than don't hesitate to hire Spodek Law Firm.
I cannot tell you how thankful I am to Todd and Alex for their hard work and dedication to my case. I had never been in any trouble before but I had an unfortunate event occur and in the midst of COVID-19 at that therefore I knew I needed a team that was dedicated to my success. Today- my case has been finalized and I’m walking away with no record and can continue life as a mother and a Grad student worry free. I cannot express enough gratitude for their assistance.
AnnMarie Soliman
AnnMarie Soliman
I received a summons and called Spodek law group for a free consultation. Alex took my call and was very quick and responsive. He was available anytime through multiple platforms and very reassuring when needed. They are extremely organized and thorough. They got my case dismissed! I’m very grateful. Thank you Alex and Todd!



Spodek Law Group have offered me excellent support and advice thru a very difficult time. I feel I've dealt with someone who truly cares and wants the best outcome for you and yours. I'm extremely grateful for all the help Spodek Law Group has offered me. I can't recommend them enough.

~ David Bruce

Spodek Law Group was incredibly professional and has given me the best advice I could wish for. They had been helpful and empathetic to my stressful situation. Would highly recommend Spodek Law Group to anyone I meet.

~ Rowlin Garcia

Best service I ever had. Todd is absolutely class personified. You are in the safest hands with spodek. They have their clients interest in mind.

~ Francis Anim

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"Spodek Law Group have offered me excellent support and advice thru a very difficult time. I feel I've dealt with someone who truly cares and wants the best outcome for you and yours. I'm extremely grateful for all the help Spodek Law Group has offered me. I can't recommend them..."

David Bruce

"Spodek Law Group was incredibly professional and has given me the best advice I could wish for. They had been helpful and empathetic to my stressful situation. Would highly recommend Spodek Law Group to anyone I meet."

Rowlin Garcia

"Best service I ever had. Todd is absolutely class personified. You are in the safest hands with spodek. They have their clients interest in mind."

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