Law Office of Michael G. Santangelo
Attorney & Counselor at Law
75 South Broadway
White Plains, New York 10601
Telephone: (914) 304-4242
Facsimile: (914) 941-4513
Michael G. Santangelo is a prominent criminal defense attorney and civil litigator practicing throughout New York in both State and Federal Courts. He has successfully represented clients accused of various crimes such as murder, assault, rape, enterprise corruption, RICO, drug offenses, DUI and DWI as well as many others. He has tried over fifty cases to verdict. Michael provides a unique asset to his clients as a former Westchester County Assistant District Attorney. Michael Santangelo has been involved in several high profile criminal cases and his ability as a criminal attorney is highly regarded by both clients and colleagues as a result of his diligent efforts and proven results. Most recently, in 2009, following a four week jury trial, Mr. Santangelo obtained an acquittal in Federal Court, Eastern District in a $15 Million Dollar mortgage fraud case. Since 2000, Mr.Santangelo has specialized in white collar criminal defense.
Mr. Santangelo has also specialized in civil litigation. Mr. Santangelo and his predecessor law firm represented the County of Putnam for over 15 years. Mr. Santangelo handled the matter of Putnam County v. Ziff, concerning the theft of precious rocks by Mr. Ziff from the County of Putnam. This matter resulted in a settlement to the County of Putnam in excess of $9 million dollars. Mr. Santangelo serves as general counsel to Pepe Motors d/b/a Mercedes Benz of White Plains. In that capacity, he has represented this entity since 1998 in all of its litigation, including general defense work, labor litigation and anti-trust litigation.
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