Bruce Yerman is a determined problem solver – exactly what you need your New York City attorney to be in Criminal Court and Family Court.
Bruce creates strategies designed to solve your legal crisis. He begins this process by standing in your shoes and fully understanding your situation. His goal is to get the best possible outcome for you. In some cases that means fighting aggressively. In others, it means holding your cards close to his vest.
Bruce became committed to criminal defense while earning his law degree, cum laude, at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 1992. While there, he participated in the school’s Criminal Law Clinic and its Intensive Trial Advocacy Program.
Bruce’s academic performance earned him staff and editorial positions with the Cardozo Law Review.
Bruce received his bachelor of arts degree from Vassar College in 1985.
Bruce began his career as a criminal defense attorney with the Nassau County Legal Aid Society in 1992.
He entered private practice in 1995, as a partner at Cromwell & Yerman, Attorneys at Law in Mineola.
In 2003, Bruce opened Bruce Yerman, Attorney at Law in Manhattan, where he continues practicing criminal defense.
Reviews and Victories
See a sample of Bruce’s reviews and client testimonials.
See a sample of victories Bruce has won on behalf of his clients.
Bruce is admitted to practice law in New York State:
He’s admitted to practice federally in the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.
Bruce is a member of:
- The New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
- The New York Criminal Bar Association.
- The New York State Defenders’ Association.
- The New York State Bar Association.
For the past 26 years, Bruce has defended thousands of people in Criminal Courts and Family Courts throughout New York City.
Bruce loves his job. You’ll see that when you meet Bruce, and when you read his blog. You’ll best appreciate it when he defends you in court. You’ll never doubt his dedication to you.
Bruce Yerman is a criminal defense attorney in New York City. His office is located on the fourth floor of 160 Broadway in Manhattan. If you’d like a free consultation to discuss your criminal defense or family law matter, call Bruce at:
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