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Peter J. Pullano

Peter J. Pullano

Tully Rinckey PLLC
  • Appeals & Appellate, Criminal Law
  • New York
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Peter is the Managing Partner at Tully Rinckey PLLC’s Rochester Office, where he practices criminal defense.

With over 30 years of criminal defense experience, Peter has handled thousands of criminal cases, including violations, misdemeanors, felonies and appeals. He has primarily represented defendants in felony cases in both state and federal courts. Peter is certified as “learned counsel” in federal court capital cases. Prior to New York State’s abolishment of capital punishment, he was likewise certified to handle death penalty cases in state courts.

On multiple occasions, Peter has won acquittals or verdicts to lesser charges for clients charged with murder. Additionally, he has represented criminal defendants at the appellate level, including the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals and the third and fourth departments of the Supreme Court of New York, Appellate Division. His devotion to criminal defense and helping people in need has been recognized numerous times in the legal community.

Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Criminal Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Tully Rinckey PLLC
Current
Education
Albany Law School
J.D. (1986) | Law
SUNY Buffalo Law School
B.A. (1983)
Awards
Super Lawyer
Thomson Reuters
2016 Criminal Justice Alliance Award
The United States District Court for the Western District of New York
Lawyer of the Year Honoree
The Daily Record
Most Inspirational Volunteer Award
AIDS Rochester
Man of the Year
St. Nicholas Italian-American Welfare Society
40 Under 40
Rochester Business Journal
Charles Crimi Award
Monroe County Bar Association
Professional Associations
New York State Bar # 2100980
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Publications
Articles & Publications
New Guidelines for on-campus sexual misconduct cases are necessary
The Daily Record
Putting the Past Behind Them: New York will Allow People to Seal Their Criminal Records
Tully Rinckey PLLC
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Website
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Contact & Map
400 Linden Oaks
Suite 110
Rochester, NY 14625
USA
Telephone: (585) 492-4700