Luigi Vigliotti is a former New York State Prosecutor and a seasoned criminal trial lawyer who focuses his practice on criminal law with a particular emphasis on DWI/DUI defense as well as general vehicular criminal defense.
While in the District Attorney’s Office, Mr. Vigliotti was assigned to the prestigious DWI/DUI unit where he successfully prosecuted thousands of vehicular cases involving DWI/DUI, leaving the scene of an accident, breath test refusals, driving under the influence of drugs, driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs, driving while ability impaired, hit and run and countless other crimes. He also prosecuted a variety of Misdemeanor and Felony cases, tried several Misdemeanor and Felony jury trials to verdict, conducted scores of pretrial suppression hearings, presented Felony cases to the Grand Jury for indictment and handled a wide array of criminal cases from Arraignment to Trial.
In 2008, Mr. Vigliotti started his own law practice where he focuses the bulk of his efforts on the defense of all criminal matters and personal injury litigation. Mr. Vigliotti has been active in teaching trial advocacy to law students. He has been asked several times to teach at Hofstra Law School’s Trial Advocacy program courses.
Mr. Vigliotti is a former traffic prosecutor at 801 Axinn Ave (formerly 16 Cooper Street, Hempstead) and handles both simple and complex traffic matters from arraignment to trial.
Areas of Practice
New York, 2002
Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, New York
Juris Doctorate – 2001
New York University, New York, New York
B.A. magna cum laude – January, 1997
Honors: Dean’s List
Chaminade High School – Dean’s List Every Semester – 1993