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Asset Forfeiture in New York City

New York City Asset Forfeiture Lawyers Asset forfeiture in New York City is one of the most serious consequences of federal criminal prosecution and conviction. Federal asset forfeiture is the Department of Justice's program that is used by the federal...

Attorney Profiles

Attorney Profiles Joseph Potashnik, Esq. is the founding partner of this law firm. He earned his law degree at The Ohio State University.Mr. Potashnik is a skilled defense attorney who has successfully represented hundreds of clients on state and...

Best NYC Medicaid Fraud Lawyers

How To Find the Best NYC Medicaid Fraud Lawyer When you are a target of a Medicaid fraud investigation, you may be at loss as to what to do and where to seek help. The worst think you can do is try to fix the situation yourself. If you are more fortunate...

Car Leasing Infographic

Here's a great infographic shared to us by Zooomr , a premier NYC car leasing startup, who does new leases and ends car leases early. Zooomr is a new tech startup that promises to change the auto industry by offering the lowest possible rates on car...

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Joseph Potashnik & Associates About The Law Firm We are NYC's Top Strategic Criminal Defense Lawyers Attorney Joseph Potashnik always wanted to create his own law firm that provided the best service to its clients based on trust, experience,...

Change America

At the Law Offices of  Potashnik & Associates, we understand, and support, the importance of education. Going to school, and not having enough financial aid - can be an uphill battle. We recognize the difficult. It's because of this, we've setup ...

Consultation And Fees

Potential clients who consider scheduling a consultation with us usually ask the following questions which we lay out here together with the answers.   Q: ? ? Do you handle cases like mine? A: ? ? Each case is different, but we encourage you...

Criminal Defense Against Accusations Of Fraud

Accusations of fraud can haunt an individual into the foreseeable future. They can wreck your personal and professional life, not mention result in hefty fines. In extreme cases, a conviction will land you in jail. With so many types of fraud covered...

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Drug Diversion Nurses

Drug Diversion Defense For NY Nurses Drug diversion is a common problem in the healthcare industry and is the subject of aggressive government enforcement. It is also one of the most common reasons for professional discipline of nurses in New York,...

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Focus on Auto Accidents

A large number of Long Island personal injury law firms place a particular focus on auto accident cases. There are many reasons for this fact, but the chief reason is that there are just far too many tragic auto accident cases to be taken on by any law...

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About Our Firm Better Services. Better Results. We believe each client deserves 1:1 service. NYC Criminal Lawyers NYC criminal Attorneys at Joseph Potashnik and Associates criminal defense group provide effective and personalized ...

How NY Federal Criminal Cases Start

How Federal Criminal Cases Start in New York A federal criminal proceeding in is initiated by a complaint or filing of indictment. A federal complaint is an accusation that charges the accused with commission of a crime based on probable cause. The...

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via: CloudChasers The laws surrounding DUI when it comes to marijuana usage, vary, from state to state. Some states, have a zero tolerance policy. Frankly, that means if you have even a slight trace of it - in your blood (THC) - you are guilty...

Internal Corporate Investigations Attorney

REPRESENTING CORPORATE EMPOYEES IN INTERNAL INVESTIGATIONS White-collar defense attorneys with Joseph Potashnik and Associates PC provide able and aggressive representation of corporate officers and employees in internal investigations conducted by...

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Here's a great infographic about the stark law , and the anti kickback statute .

Long Island Doctor License Defense Lawyer

The Office of Professional Medical Conduct (OPMC) is the New York State Department of Health unit responsible for investigating and prosecuting complaints against physicians. Anyone can complain to OPMC. Dissatisfied patients, patient family members,...

Long Island Healthcare License Defense Lawyer

There are many reasons a doctor may face medical misconduct proceedings, one of which is being convicted of a crime. As a potential collateral consequence for criminal convictions, the possibility of losing your medical license is one of the most severe....

Long Island Nurse License Defense Lawyer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]New York has several laws in place to protect patients from incompetent medical professionals. However, the laws are so strict that many nurses who make a simple mistake can wind up with a jeopardized license. To make...

Long Island Pharmacist License Defense Lawyer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Becoming a pharmacist is a dream for many people. Not only does this career help you impact the lives of others, but it also allows people to make a good living. Becoming a pharmacist takes a lot of hard work. Anyone...

Long Island Physical Therapist License Defense Lawyer

If you are a physical therapist in Long Island, then you know how critical it is to maintain your license. The state disciplinary board has a significant amount of control over the status of your license. They granted it, and they can take it away. They...

Long Island Physician Assistant License Defense Lawyer

If you've spent the time and money to become a successful physician assistant, you're going to want to protect your license to perform as heavily as possible. If you are facing a legal issue that could lead to a potential suspension or loss of your physician...

Long Island(LI) Healthcare Fraud Lawyers

If you were recently charged with any type of healthcare fraud charges, the most important thing to do next is to contact an experienced Long Island healthcare fraud defense attorney. Our firm has years of experience handling a wide variety of healthcare...

Long Island(LI) License Defense Lawyers

You've worked hard to earn your professional license. After years of pursuing an advanced degree, internships, and examinations, you've dedicated yourself to your career. It takes passion to overcome the challenges that have been on the road to reaching...

Long Island(LI) Medical License Defense Lawyer

Health care professionals, especially doctors, have invested an enormous number of years and staggering resources to gain the knowledge and skills needed to help their patients take care of their medical needs. This is why it is so critically important...

Los Angeles DUI by Age Group: Ages 40 to 60

Here's a great article from Zooomr - a new tech startup changing how used cars are sold in India. They sell used cars in New Delhi , like BMW's , and many others. Drivers between the ages of forty and sixty who face drunk driving charges sometimes face...

Medical Insurance Audits

Receiving a request from an insurance carrier can be stressful and cause you to fear a possible insurance audit. Physicians often ask if there is a way for them to simply avoid being audited by the insurance carriers. Unfortunately, this is not generally...

New Jersey Medical License Defense Attorneys

NEW JERSEY MEDICAL LICENSE DEFENSE ATTORNEYS Attorneys of Joseph Potashnik and Associates PC successfully represent New Jersey physicians and their assistants in all disciplinary and licensure matters before the New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners. If...

New York Arraignments

NYC Arraignments Lawyer What is an arraignment? An arraignment is the first appearance of the defendant in court where he is informed of charges filed against him, advised of the right to counsel, and provided with a copy of the accusatory document....

New York Criminal Defense Lawyer

New York Criminal Defense Lawyer New York criminal defense attorneys at Joseph Potashnik & Associates PC help clients accused of crimes in the New York City area. We have over 75 years of combined criminal defense experience and we have handled...

New York Dental License Defense

New York Dental License Defense Attorney Our New York Dental License defense lawyers dedicate a substantial part of our practice to representing  dentist in disciplinary matters and misconduct proceedings before the the State Department of Education Of...

New York Doctor License Defense Lawyer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As a doctor in the state of New York, you are already up to your eyeballs in pressure. New patients arrive every day, with ailments and illnesses that must be taken care of. All sorts of new procedures are being developed...

New York License Defense Lawyers

Our economy employs a variety of professionals who have professional licenses that are required for employment in various fields, including lawyers, stock brokers, doctors and other occupations. Many of these professional licenses require extensive training...

New York Medicaid Audit Lawyer

In today's complex world of healthcare, government-funded programs such as Medicaid are under more scrutiny than ever. With budget deficits looming for the federal government and funding being tighter than ever, government officials are determined to...

New York Medicaid Exclusion Attorney

New York Medicaid Exclusion Attorney Our New York Medicaid and Medicare exclusion attorneys represent healthcare providers that have been excluded from participation in state and federal program such as Medicaid and Medicare as the result of criminal...

New York Medicaid Fraud Legal Guide

What are the types of Medicaid Fraud in New York There are two categories of people who are investigated and prosecuted for fraud: benefits recipients and providers. If you're a Medicaid Recipient , you may be guilty of Fraud for the following: • P...

New York Medical License Defense Lawyer

If you have reason to believe that serious disciplinary charges are about to filed against you, or if such charges have already been filed, the time to contact a New York medical defense lawyer is now. You've spent years earning your degree and building...

New York Medicare Audit Lawyer

Anyone who is in the law profession knows just how important it is to have a proper defense. There are many people in medicine who believe they will never need the help of a lawyer. However, there are plenty of times when a lawyer's services are needed....

New York No-Fault Insurance Fraud Lawyer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]New York Criminal Lawyers with our firm represent healthcare professionals and other individuals accused of No-Fault Insurance Fraud in state and federal courts. Our clients include physicians, physician assistants,...

New York Pharmacist License Defense Lawyer

As a pharmacist, you are a critical part of the chain of health care delivery. You have an essential role in ensuring that people get the care they need. However, that importance comes with oversight. Every state, including New York, has a disciplinary...

New York Physician Assistant License Defense Lawyer

Every physician assistant (PA) must be aware of the menacing presence of the Office of Professional Medical Conduct (OPMC) areas of inquiry. What can OPMC investigate about their PA free-time activities in their own homes? Unfortunately, OPMC says as...

New York(NY) Healthcare License Defense Lawyer

Healthcare professionals in New York are comprised of a number of different types of occupations. There are nurses, doctors, chiropractors, physicians assistants, dentists, and other types of medical field professionals. All of these positions are licensed...

NJ Doctor License Defense Lawyer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]There are many people who enter the medical profession who are interested in helping others. Becoming a doctor is one of the most prestigious professions in the world. However, there is also a risk in litigation when...

NJ Healthcare Fraud Lawyers

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Healthcare providers in New Jersey always have to be careful how they conduct themselves. This is especially true where filing insurance company and Medicare or Medicaid claims are involved. Thanks to state and federal...

NJ Healthcare License Defense Lawyer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]One of the fastest growing areas of the legal profession involve various medical lawsuits. There are more people than ever before who are getting sued as part of their job. It is essential that people in the medical...

NJ Medical License Defense Lawyer

If you are a licensed physician practicing in the state of New Jersey, you already know how difficult is to maintain a full time career in the face of ever changing technological developments, insurance and legal complications, and a thousand other matters. When...

NJ Medicare Audit Lawyer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In today's world of tight budgets and questions about how healthcare dollars are being spent, the federal government has chosen to closely scrutinize Medicare. As a result, doctors, nurses, medical equipment companies,...

NJ Nurse License Defense Lawyer

There may come a time in a professional's career when a state license and corresponding right to earn a living by their profession, may threatened. Whether it is due to a criminal charge or some other reason of alleged malpractice, the professional in...

NJ Pharmacist License Defense Lawyer

It is no exaggeration to say that it requires years of a person's time in studies and work in order to gain the credentials and learn the required skills to obtain a license as a pharmacist or a pharmacist technician. This is why any threats and accusations...

NJ Physical Therapist License Defense Lawyer

There are many people who enter the medical profession because they know they can affect the lives of many people. However, there are several things to keep in mind before deciding that this is your career path. Over the long term, the earnings as a physical...

NJ Physician Assistant License Defense Lawyer

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The physician's assistant enjoys a rewarding and remunerative career in health care. However, the fact that the work involves clinical medical practice means that there are many legal risks associated with administering...

NY Drug Crimes

New York Drug Crimes Attorney New York City criminal lawyers of Joseph Potashnik & Associates PC represent clients charged with all types of drugs offenses from possession to trafficking to distribution. A drug charge is a serious accusation...

NY Drug Diversion Attorneys

New York Drug Diversion Attorneys   Drug Diversion By Physicians At Joseph Potashnik and Associates, our defense attorneys represent physicians who have been accused of drug diversion on local and federal levels. Drug diversion in the medical ...

NY Foreign Bank Account Report Attorneys

NY FBAR Attorneys New York based attorneys with Joseph Potashnik & Associates PC represent US residents in matters involving the Foreign Bank Account Report regulations anywhere in the country. We have represented numerous clients accused by the...

NY Healthcare Fraud Lawyers

As today's healthcare system grows more complex, many healthcare providers find themselves being scrutinized by government agencies. As a result of this, there is a much greater chance they may find themselves being accused of healthcare fraud. Due to...

NY Medical License Defense Attorney

New York Medical  License Defense Attorney Our firm is one of the very few New York law firms that focus on defending physicians and physician's assistants in criminal and professional licensing matters with the Office of Professional Medical Conduct ...

NY Pharmacy Attorney

Representing New York Pharmacists Joseph Potashnik and Associates PC is a premier New York law firm that provides a broad spectrum of legal services to license pharmacists and pharmacy owners. We are often called upon to represent clients charged with...

NY Physical Therapist License Defense Lawyer

There are many people who go into the field of medicine in order to help people. However, often times one mistake can really affect a person's career. There are a lot of people in medicine who have had to spend a lot of time and money fighting a legal...

NYC Accountant License Defense Attorney

NY ACCOUNTING LICENSE DEFENSE LAWYERS NYC Accounting License Defense Attorneys In New York, as well as all other states, all professions, including Accounting, are heavily regulated. Practice of Accounting in New York is regulated by the Office...

NYC Advance Fee Fraud Lawyers

Federal law enforcement agencies that investigate white collar criminal schemes define  advance fee fraud as when an unwitting victim pays a sum of money to someone else, expecting that they'll receive something that's worth more than they paid, such ...

NYC Affinity Fraud Lawyers

In simple terms, affinity fraud is a scam related to investment fraud that's done against a group that can be identified. The perpetrators of affinity fraud will tend to target the members of a single group, usually but not always the members of a religious...

NYC Aggravated Sexual Abuse Defense Lawyers

In simple terms, the charge of aggravated sexual abuse in the first degree is when someone takes a foreign object and that inserts it into another person's sexual orifice and in the process injures this person, either by the person being unable to consent...

NYC Anabolic Steroids Criminal Lawyers

Simply put, anabolic steroids are just a form of synthetically produced testosterone. There are plenty of street names that this drug goes by, such as weight trainers, arnolds, pumpers, juice, gym candy, and of course roids. The official name of the compound,...

NYC Analog Drug Crimes Lawyers

Simply put, analog drugs are narcotics that are extremely similar to existing drugs that have already been cataloged as controlled substances, at both the state and federal level. Since these drugs are precisely, synthetically engineered, the makers of...

NYC Anti-Kickback Fraud Lawyers

In simple terms, kickbacks are a way of undermining natural competition between companies. It's a type of bribe that will be given to someone, after they perform a service for the one giving the kickback, typically awarding them a lucrative contract....

NYC Appraisal Fraud Lawyers

NYC Appraisal Fraud Attorneys In simple terms, appraisal fraud is just another kind of mortgage fraud, in this case one that's carries out in such a way as to appraise something in an inaccurate fashion in order to derive some sort of benefit from the...

NYC Arson insurance Fraud Lawyers

As you probably already know, renters' insurance, motor vehicle insurance, and arson insurance all provide people with coverage for any sort of damage that might be caused by a fire. When it comes down to it, even if your possessions, home, or vehicle...

NYC Arson Lawyers

Arson is the crime when someone intentionally burns down or explodes a place where someone else lives, and that also applies to places such as public buildings and commercial spaces too. Along with this, there are quite a few states that also add the...

NYC Assault and Robbery Lawyers

Being accused of a crime is a very serious allegation. It is not a time to tread lightly and use a government sponsored attorney. For those that are accused of robbery or assault, choose a well-respected lawyer that can defend your rights and make sure...

NYC Counterfeit Substances Lawyers

When people hear the term counterfeit, their thoughts turn to currency. However, in today's world many other items are counterfeited for people to buy and sell. Some of the most common are known as counterfeit substances, which are in most cases substances...

NYC Criminal Lawyers | 24/7 Assistance

Potashnik & Associates are premier NYC criminal defense lawyers. For years, our law firm has defended the rights of those accused of crimes. Our NYC Criminal Lawyers Consistently Get Cases Dismissed.  Joseph Potashnik and Associates PC, is ...

NYC Domestic Violence Lawyers

Home is supposed to act as a place of refuge, an area where individuals feel safe. While that is true for some individuals, for others, the home is a place that elicits a great deal of fear. When they return after a day at work or school, they may be...

NYC Federal Criminal Lawyers

New York  Federal Criminal Defense Attorney Facing federal charges is probably one of the most nerve-racking experiences in life, even with one of the best federal criminal defense attorneys at your side. In many cases, by the time the accused ...

NYC Healthcare License Defense Attorney

New York Healthcare License Defense Attorney You have worked hard to earn your license. You work hard to do what you do best - practice your profession. Unfortunately, your livelihood, your career, your professional reputation are hanging by a hair...

New York OPMC Attorney

New York medical license defense lawyers of Joseph Potashnik and Associates PC have successfully represented numerous physicians before the OPMC (Office of Professional Medical Conduct) in disciplinary proceedings for professional misconduct. When...

License Defense For Dentists

New York Dental License Defense Attorney Office Of Professions Investigations & Hearings Earning a dental license took you years and cost you substantial amount of money. Your dental practice and your livelihood depend on your licensure. A...

NYC Immigrant Criminal Defense Lawyers

  Criminal Defense For Immigrants Being charged with a crime is a traumatic experience for most people. If you are an immigrant charged with a crime, the situation is even more complicated because of the serious consequences a criminal conviction...

NYC Mail And Wire Fraud Lawyer

Mail fraud and wire fraud are the most commonly used crimes charged in federal white-collar cases. Put simply, prosecutors just love these charges. The reason for that is because the mail fraud and wire fraud statutes are drafted in a way that encompasses...

NYC Medicaid Fraud Basics

New York Medicaid Fraud Cases  NY Medicaid fraud investigation begins when Medicaid fraud investigator obtains information that suggests that a person is receiving Medicaid benefits illegally. This information may indicate a person is not qualified fo...

NYC Medicaid Fraud Lawyer

New York Medicaid Fraud Lawyer If you are a New York City resident investigated for Medicaid, public assistance, or Food Stamps fraud by the New York City Human Resources Administration, you need the help of an experienced Medicaid fraud attorney to ...

NYC Misdemeanor Lawyers

Misdemeanor criminal offenses often carry potential financial penalties, jail time and other repercussions. Many who are charged wrongfully assume that there is nothing that can be done to challenge the charge. In every misdemeanor case, the prosecution...

NYC Nursing License Defense Lawyer

NYC Nursing License Defense Attorney OPD Investigations, Hearings, & Criminal Matters While it takes years of hard work to obtain a nursing license, there are many shorter and faster ways to lose it. A charge of professional misconduct is likely ...

NYC Underage Drug Crimes Lawyers

We all make mistakes, and it's during the early years of our lives where we begin to learn and distinguish between right and wrong. One of the most common infractions made by juvenile offenders involves drugs. This problem is taken very seriously as addiction...

NYC White Collar Crimes Lawyers

While white collar crimes have been around for generations, it seems as if today's world has far more of them occurring. A term used to describe crimes involving fraud, theft, and other offenses from the business world, it is well-known that the United...

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Role of Tradeshows in Economic Development

Trade shows are effective for economic growth. This is because trade shows are a collaboration of different fields. Trade shows involve marketers, producers, and consumers. This shows the need for teamwork while setting up a trade show. According to DisplayOverstock.com...

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At the Law Offices of  Potashnik & Associates, we understand, and support, the importance of education. It can be an uphill battle, going to school, especially if you don't have the proper financial aid. The benefits outweigh the potential obstacles. ...

Should You Hire a Criminal Defense Lawyer or Use a Public Defender?

This article is from Michael Kotik, from LegalPhilly.com , a top rated criminal attorney. People accused of crimes in the United States frequently wrestle with a difficult question. Should a defendant consider obtaining representation from a private ...

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Starting a divorce case

People who are married have the right to terminate their marriage through a legal process known as divorce. Often called the dissolution of marriage in state statutes, there are statutory requirements and procedures to meet before you complete this process....

State Homicide Violence

New York City State Homicide and Violent Crimes Defense Lawyers Homicide and other violent crimes are among the gravest criminal charges - and our New York City homicide defense attorneys at the Law Offices of Joseph Potashnik, give these types of...

What is VOIP

VoiP stands for voice over internet protocol. This technology allows people to make phone calls over a broadband internet connection without having to use a landline phone. Some of these companies only allow their customers to make calls to other people...

What to Do After Lawyer After A Head-On Collisions

Head-on collisions occur when two cars crash into each other while driving in opposite directions. Although these types of accidents are rare, the aftermath can be devastating for everyone involved. Some head-on collisions might even result in one or...

Why do you need a DWI lawyer?

This is a guest article from fellow a fellow DUI lawyer in NYC - Aaron Wallenstein. For over 20 years, Aaron has been a forefront expert in handling DUI/DWI cases in New York. Some people just don't want to retain a DWI attorney to represent them...

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