Long Island, New York
Criminal Defense Attorney & Law Firm

At Cozzo Law, we know being charged with anything from a minor traffic offense to a criminal charge (misdemeanor or felony) can quickly turn into a frightening, confusing, and embarrassing experience. The anxiety of being handcuffed in front of a judge makes it even worse.

You may not be able to sleep at night, worried all day at work about what happened. This is where we can help. We will give you the best possible guidance to ease your mind and for you to make the best possible choices.

Our expertise helps you avoid severe penalties

Joe Cozzo is a former NY Prosecutor and has in-depth experience in every aspect of criminal defense, including the many specific offenses that come before our courts. He has handled cases in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk County.

Trust is everything

We believe it is critical that you can trust your attorney, so we provide open and honest communication throughout the legal process.

We give you information as soon as it becomes available and we make sure you know at every stage where your case stands. Cozzo Law offers the communication and involvement that make this stressful time easier for you and your loved ones.

A second chance

If you are questioned by the police or charged with a criminal offense, you will need to act quickly. Some people have this idea that the police are always right. However, we both understand that the police are humans too and they make mistakes. Contact us today so we can discuss your case and begin preparing your defense.

Joe Cozzo

Joe was born in Brooklyn and then moved out to Long Island where he graduated from North Babylon High School. Thereafter, he attended Long Island University at the CW Post Campus where he majored in Sports Broadcasting. During his college days he interned at the radio station 660 WFAN, where he worked directly under Mike & the Mad Dog. Though he describes the experience at WFAN as “amazing,” he started to develop a passion for law.

After graduating from LIU, he attended law school at Touro Law Center and subsequently interned at the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office for two years. Upon graduating, he applied for the Suffolk DA’s office and began his career as a prosecutor in December of 2003.

In 2007, he opened his own practice in which he has successfully represented over 2500 clients.

If you have been arrested and seek legal counsel, give us a call. Consultations are always free.