Experienced New York City Criminal Defense

In the world of boxing, if you jump into the ring without doing any training, you're going to get knocked out in short order. The same is true when you're facing criminal charges: preparation is key. You may not know where to begin or where to turn — but we can help.

We Pride Ourselves On Our Preparation

The Law Office of James M. Branden represents clients in a variety of criminal cases, from white collar crimes to drug violations. We believe in a measured, responsible approach to criminal defense, exploring all avenues and acting as an analytic, thoughtful advocate for you and your family.

We know your freedom is on the line, and we take the responsibility of safeguarding it very seriously. Trust us to handle your case with the respect you deserve.

An Attorney Who Knows How Things Work

James M. Branden is not just a skilled litigator or a successful criminal defense attorney. He has extensive experience with the appeals process, which means he can dive deep into the facts of a case to develop a strategy to use, whether or not a case ultimately goes to trial.

As a sole practitioner, Mr. Branden personally handles all the cases at his firm. He relies on a team of professionals to perform investigative and forensic work, giving him the resources of a large firm while maintaining the nimbleness of a lawyer at a small practice.

We Invite You To Learn More

Even if you have not yet been charged in a case, it's not too early to consult with an attorney. We offer complimentary consultations about your case, and we are eager to speak with you to begin developing a strategy that makes the most sense for you.