Even innocent individuals who have been arrested may face aggressive treatment by police working to obtain evidence to build their case. As a former state trooper, criminal law lawyer James L. Riotto has a unique perspective on handling police and prosecuting attorneys. His record of proven results demonstrates that he knows how to protect your rights throughout the legal process.
The moment you are arrested, rigorous questioning by law enforcement begins. It continues with a complex legal process determined by the 7th Judicial District City Courts. Your Miranda rights permit you to remain silent and call an attorney. If you face felony or misdemeanor charges, make sure you expressly say that you want police to stop all questioning and that you want to call an attorney to represent you. Then call criminal defense attorney James L. Riotto to protect your rights throughout the criminal process.
The firm defends individuals facing state and federal criminal charges, including the following:
If you or a loved one faces criminal charges in Rochester or the surrounding counties, the Law Office of James L. Riotto works with you to provide the best possible outcome. As a former state trooper with experience in both prosecution and defense, Mr. Riotto offers a unique perspective on every case. He provides personalized support, keeping you informed throughout the legal process and promptly answering all questions. Call us at 866-772-2122 or contact us online.
"All of my contact was handled very promptly and professionally. They were very knowledgeable and made me feel like my case was as important to them as it was to me."
"I highly recommend the Law Office of James L. Riotto. The entire staff is professional, knowledgeable and always willing to help. Mr. Riotto’s legal prowess coupled with his background in law enforcement give him the ability to be empathetic to his client’s circumstances while relentlessly striving for the best possible outcome."
"Everyone I’ve talked to in this office has always been kind and very helpful. I’ve used them a couple of times now and am very happy with the outcomes and how well they’ve communicated with me."
"I would like to say what an amazing job your office did for me. Your team really saved me and helped me save costs. I want to give a shout out to an amazing person who worked tirelessly for me.. Chelsea Gardner!! She is awesome. James, I tell everyone I know to call you and your team. True professionals and they do what they say!!"
"Mr. Riotto was very responsive to us on our initial call as throughout the legal process. It was very clear how he was approaching the case and what the outcome may be. It can be unsettling hiring an attorney we did not know. He very quickly put our minds to rest."