Serving New York City & the Five Boroughs
As a seasoned and skilled criminal lawyer in Manhattan, Attorney John Buza has established a proven track record for results throughout his years in practice. Ourfounding lawyer is also a former prosecutor, providing a unique edge to cases involving:
White collar crimes
Our firm's focus is solely on criminal defense, and we are committed to standing up for New York City residents charged with a crime, under investigation, or facing prosecution. We advocate on behalf of individuals who have been falsely accused, as well as victims of police brutality or vengeful prosecution.
Thousands of Cases Handled
No stranger to the courtroom, John Buza has handled thousands of cases with an outstanding record of success, including countless dismissals, acquittals, and favorable dispositions. His extensive trial experience has led to countless case victories won on our clients' behalves.
Law Office of John Buza, P.C. has tried many cases on both sides of the defense line, providing him with an insider's perspective on what prosecutors think and what influences their decisions. His accomplishments as a trial attorney do not go unnoticed by the New York legal community.
As a result of John Buza's reputation for legal excellence, he has received award-winning recognition:
Top 100 Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers
Avvo Clients' Choice Award winner in 2017
10.0 Superb Rated Criminal Defense attorney by Avvo
John P. Buza
Manhattan Criminal Defense Attorney
John Buza is a Manhattan criminal defense lawyer who primarily practices in the courts of the five boroughs of New York (Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, and Staten Island) as well as in the Federal Southern and Eastern District Courts of New York. Mr. Buza has tremendous experience practicing in both state and federal court.
Having handled thousands of cases both as a prosecutor and criminal defense attorney, Mr. Buza has the skills his clients need to build a solid defense or fight charges before they are even filed. He has an exceptional record of success, including countless dismissals, acquittals, and favorable dispositions.
Contact our Manhattan criminal defense attorney today for a free consultation if you or a loved one was arrested, is the target of an investigation, or has a pending case and is in need of quality representation.
Experience as a Prosecutor
Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Buza was a prosecutor in the prestigious New York County (Manhattan) District Attorney's Office where he handled countless accusations ranging from white-collar crimes to violent crime cases. He handled these accusations from pre-arrest investigation through trial. This provided him with tremendous experience from a prosecutor's perspective in handling all facets of a criminal case. As an accomplished trial lawyer in the busiest and most prestigious District Attorney's Office in the world, Mr. Buza quickly became a highly knowledgeable and prominent attorney.
Founding His Private Practice
After serving in the Manhattan District Attorney's Office, John Buza created a law firm that specializes in the defense of those accused of either New York State or Federal crimes. With his extensive experience as a prosecutor, John Buza has a unique ability to give clients unique insight on how to counter the actions of the prosecution. Since forming the Law Office of John Buza, P.C., Mr. Buza has had staggering success in not only getting cases dismissed and winning at trial, but also at convincing prosecutors not to charge his clients in the first place.
J.D., New York Law School
B.A., Stony Brook University
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Southern District of New York
Eastern District of New York
Professional & Bar Association Memberships
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New York City Bar Association
Federal Criminal Defense
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