Criminal Defense

Mr. Cimasi offers expertise, reasonable rates, and ease of access to all his clients with experience in defending against allegations of drug crime, violent crime, property crime, and white collar crime in Courts all across Western and Upstate New York.


Mr. Cimasi is also uniquely situated to assist licensed healthcare professionals (e.g. doctors, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, physical therapists, etc.) who face criminal charges (particularly when related to substance abuse and addiction). He is familiar with both the criminal court aspect of such cases, as well as the disciplinary process through the NYS Office of Professional Medical Conduct and the NYS Office of Professional Discipline.

After five plus years serving as Director in the legal aid office at the University at Buffalo, Mr. Cimasi is also well positioned to assist both domestic and international students (undergraduate, graduate, law, medical, dental, pharmacy, etc.) facing criminal charges.  Past the highly sensitive criminal court matters, Mr. Cimasi also has significant experience with on-campus disciplinary procedures across the SUNY system and within the private colleges, as well as Title IX Hearings.  Education is a significant investment in your future.  If you are charged with a crime that reverberates on your student-status, safeguard your investment by obtaining competent counsel familiar with university administrative hearings.