Brooklyn Attorney with 25 Years of Local Experience in the Areas of Criminal Defense, Family Law, and Wills & Estates
For 25 years, the Law Office of Melanie M. Marmer has provided vigorous and comprehensive representation to clients in Brooklyn, New York City and Nassau County. We aim to deliver peace of mind to our clients by offering patient listening, thorough explanations, and straightforward advice. At the same time, our attorney knows what it takes to win cases, undertaking diligent investigation, meticulous preparation, and aggressive tactics at trial and in settlement negotiations. We welcome new clients facing legal issues related to:
- Criminal Law - We handle felony and misdemeanor charges, including motor vehicle offenses, drug crimes, theft and property crimes, sex offenses, and violent crimes in New York state and federal courts.
- Family Law - We assist clients in a full range of family law matters, including divorce, child custody and visitation, child support, spousal maintenance, division of marital assets and debts, adoption, and juvenile delinquency and dependency proceedings.
- Estates & Wills - We help clients with wills, probate and estate administration, including representation in Surrogate Court and guardianship proceedings.
Please refer to our criminal law, family law, and estates and wills pages for more information about our professional services. For advice on hiring an attorney in certain situations, take a look at our frequently asked questions page.
Prosecutor's Experience with a Defense Attorney's Compassion
As a criminal lawyer, Melanie M. Marmer earned her stripes investigating and prosecuting cases as a Brooklyn District Attorney. Her cases ranged from simple misdemeanors to high-profile felonies, including organized crime, civil forfeitures resulting from drug seizures, and DWI and DWAI arrests. Her work on the infamous "Bensonhurst" murder case was profoundly instructive with regard to how public perception can impact a criminal trial. Now as a defense lawyer, she brings her rich experience to bear in protecting her clients' rights and freedom.
Personal Attention & Commitment to Client Satisfaction
Ms. Marmer is personally invested in the success and satisfaction of each of her clients. She answers phone calls day and night, quickly responding to questions and providing prompt updates on all case developments. While her workday rarely ends at 5 o'clock, she is proud to earn her clients' trust by being at once relatable and tirelessly hardworking.
Contact a Determined Brooklyn Advocate for Your Criminal or Civil Case
To schedule a consultation at the Law Office of Melanie M. Marmer, contact us online or call our Brooklyn office at 718.403.9629. For members of New York's Jewish communities, Ms. Marmer is fluent in Hebrew.