Criminal Defense Lawyer NYC

Bruce Yerman Fights for You

Defending you is a privilege. The skills I've developed over 26 years of practicing criminal defense are at your service. Together, we'll work towards achieving the best result possible.

Criminal Defense Attorney Works with You

"You're my most important resource. I can't properly defend you without fully understanding the case from your point of view."

– Helping You Leave
Trouble Behind


Never Speak with Police

Speaking with police puts you in jeopardy. When police call you, don't talk to them. Hang up and call me.

Exercise your "right to counsel" and your "right to remain silent". Always!

Serving You in All Five Boroughs of New York City

Serving You in All Five Boroughs of New York City

I represent clients throughout Manhattan on a wide range of criminal charges. Contact my office today.

"Arrest Checklist" [Click Here]


If you’ve been charged with a crime in Brooklyn, you need a tough, smart criminal attorney.


In the Bronx, being charged with a crime requires an aggressive lawyer who will fight for you. 


If you’re facing criminal charges in Queens, I'm here to help.  I work with you to get the best possible result.

Staten Island

I’ll defend you against criminal charges in Staten Island. Call today for a free consultation.

Too Much Is at Stake:

You can't afford bad decisions and errors. The strategy we develop together will put you in the best position to successfully resolve your case.

"Arrest Checklist" [Click Here]

Your Future's on the Line:

A criminal record can impact your life in so many negative ways, beyond jail time: lost job opportunities; lost immigration status; ineligibility for student loans; and so much more. You and your family are vulnerable.

Reduce Stress:

With over 25 years' experience, I understand how the system works. I’m a skillful trial lawyer and an effective negotiator. I will battle for you in court. Your confidence in my ability will help you achieve peace of mind.

"7 Reasons Not to Speak with Police" [Click Here]

Fighting For Your Freedom:

I’ll use the skills that I’ve honed over many years to fight for you. Don’t gamble with your freedom. Partnered with you, I take an aggressive approach to achieving the best result possible.