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Paul Building · 209 Elizabeth Street · 4th Floor Suite 404 · Utica, NY 13501


Criminal law:

From the smallest infraction, to the most major crimes…having the right attorney can make all the difference.

Jury trial experience in cases charging crimes ranging from misdemeanor assault to robbery and attempted murder.

Civil and Criminal Appeals


Felony and misdemeanor crimes

Cocaine and narcotics possession and distribution

Traffic matters

Driver's license restoration

Appellate practice: family and criminal court appeals.


At John Raspante Law, we offer creative solutions and highly personalized service to each of our valued clients. Our goal is to expand your options for a positive result while protecting you from the risk of punishment and long-range consequences for your career, your education or your family. –


We defend adults, juveniles, professionals, college students, military personnel, public employees, and anyone else who faces serious charges in state or federal court. Some of the charges we handle include:


Violent crimes from simple assault or weapons offenses to gang crimes, armed robbery, kidnapping or homicide

Sex offenses such as sexual assault, statutory rape or online solicitation of a minor

DUI, including implied consent, underage drunk driving violations, DUI and felony DUI

Drug crimes, including drug investigation, drug possession, distribution, cultivation, manufacturing and trafficking

Domestic violence, including spousal abuse or elder abuse

Juvenile defense, including misdemeanor property crimes, high school or college student crimes and serious felonies

Serious traffic violations such as reckless driving or driving without a license

Probation or parole problems, involving new charges or technical violations

Theft offenses, including felony or misdemeanor charges of larceny, robbery, grand theft, shoplifting, grand theft auto or burglary

Credit card fraud, including bank fraud, forgery or identity theft

White collar crimes, including money laundering, health care fraud, mortgage fraud, bank fraud embezzlement and Internet crimes

Federal crimes, including federal drug charges and federal fraud and white collar crimes charges



John Raspante Law

Paul Building

209 Elizabeth Street

4th Floor Suite 404

Utica, NY 13501

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