Sex Crime and Sex Offense Attorneys, New York

Charged with a sex crime or sex offense in New York state? Are you being forced to register as a sex offender?

A sex crime conviction in New York means a lot more than just some jail time. Sex crime scope now includes possession of child pornography, internet sex crime including distribution of sexual material, enticement, date rape, statutory rape, sex abuse, and sexual assault. As a result of your arrest and conviction, the court classifies you as a sex offender in one of the three risks levels:

  • Level 1 offenders who have a fairly low risk of repeat offense
  • Level 2 offenders who have a moderate to high risk of repeat offense
  • Level 3 offenders who have a high risk of repeat offense and present a threat to public safety

The courts also can designate an offender as a sexual predator, a sexually violent offender or a predicate sex offender. These are serious charges and all offenders are subject to registration with local authorities for life. Sex crime conviction also carry a huge social stigma and can easily destroy your personal and professional life. A person who is convicted of a sex offense is not allowed to work in certain jobs.

Criminal Defense for Sex Crimes

Sex crime cases can get very complicated. Without a professional sex crime attorney, you're taking a risk that can destroy your life and can cause untold misery for you and your loved ones. Sex crime attorneys at San Pedro and Jankowitz law firm have over 50 years of combined experience in representing and defending clients accused of sex crimes. Call the law offices of San Pedro and Jankowitz for a free initial consultation.