Homicide charges are often considered the most serious criminal charges an individual can face. In some states, a homicide conviction can even cost you your life. When everything is on the line, you need an advocate who isn’t afraid to fight for you during an investigation and at trial.
Experience When It Matters Most
Harvey Slovis has tried more than 75 murder cases to verdict. With more than 30 years of experience as a criminal defense attorney in New York City, he thoroughly understands the criminal justice system and what it takes to mount a successful defense to the most serious charges of violent crime. He has represented clients in cases involving:
- Intentional murder
- Felony murder
- Vehicular homicide
With a strategic approach to defense representation, Harvey Slovis draws on his experience to anticipate arguments of the prosecution so that he can effectively counter their arguments in the courtroom. He intentionally limits his caseload so that he can take on these important cases, giving them the attention that they deserve.
Harvey Slovis has successfully protected clients’ rights to use self-defense in dire circumstances and has experience working with mental health experts to support a client’s defense argument in court.
From high-profile murder cases in the news to death penalty cases where a client’s life was in his hands, Harvey Slovis has proven his ability to advocate for clients in complex homicide cases. His unparalleled cross-examination abilities and his effective approach to communicating with jurors have made him an ideal advocate for individuals looking for the most aggressive defense possible.