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Joseph Mariner Gerstenzang

Joseph Mariner Gerstenzang

  • DUI & DWI, Criminal Law
  • New York
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Matthew J Simone
Matthew J Simone August 19, 2021
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
On a scale from 1-10, Joe is without a doubt a 10. He is arguably one of the best DWI and Criminal defense attorneys in New York State. View More
Q. How do you know this lawyer?
  • Current or Former Co-Worker/Colleague
  • Classmate at Law School
  • Friend

I have worked with Joseph Gerstenzang since April of 2016 at Gerstenzang, Sills, Cohn & Gerstenzang. Before I joined the firm in 2016, Joe was my go to source for advice on how to handle all aspects of a DWI case. Since I joined the firm in 2016, I have had several opportunities to witness Joe in action, and assist him in conducting trials.

Q. In the cases you were involved in with this attorney, which of the following apply?
  • Same Client
  • Different Client, Same Side of Case

I have worked together with Joe on hundreds of DWI, criminal, vehicle and traffic and vehicular crimes cases since 2016.

Q. When did you work with this lawyer?
From April of 2016 until present on a regular basis at Gerstenzang, Sill, Cohn & Gerstenzang.
Q. Was this lawyer an effective advocate/counselor and why?

Yes! This lawyer goes above and beyond to exceed his clients' goals and deliver results on each and every one of his cases. Joe is dedicated to excellence and knows the law. Most importantly, Joe is a highly skilled trial lawyer with a commanding presence in the Courtroom.

Q. Please rate this lawyer on the following:

Legal Knowledge: Excellent

Joe has a love for the law, and intimate knowledge of the Vehicle and Traffic Law, Criminal Procedure Law and Penal Law.

Legal Analysis: Excellent

Joe's years of experience as a defense attorney, and his unique knowledge of the DWI arrest process greatly assists him in analyzing complex legal issues.

Communication Skills: Excellent

Joe is not only responsive to his clients, but more importantly, he is extremely gifted with the ability to effectively persuade judges and prosecutors. In addition, Joe routinely lecturers on several DWI topics across New York State.

Ethics and Professionalism: Excellent

Joe zealously defends the rights of his clients within the Canons of Ethics.

Q. For which practice area(s) would you recommend this lawyer?
Driving While Intoxicated, Driving While Impaired By Drugs, Vehicular Assault and Homicide, Criminal and Vehicle & Traffic Defense.
Q. Which of the following skills does this lawyer possess?
  • Appeals
  • Client Relations
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Drafting
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing
  • Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Negotiation
  • Oral Argument
  • Problem Solving
  • Trials
Q. I would recommend this lawyer to my family and friends