Call for a Strong Criminal Defense
We are proud to represent a diverse client base in many practice areas. Our clients include the New York City Police Department Captains' Endowment Association, the New York State Fraternal Order of Police, local Businesses and Corporations, several lending institutions, Commercial and Residential Landlords and Individuals, all of whom have contributed to the success of our firm by referring family, friends and colleagues. Louis C. La Pietra and Michael Krieger, Esq are readily available to answer their clients' both personally and with the assistance of their compassionate support staff.
Contact La Pietra & Krieger P.C. today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:
Drunk Driving Offenses (DUI)
Business Related Criminal Law
New York, Connecticut and Federal Courts
Our office serves the counties of Westchester, New York, Kings, Richmond, Queens, Bronx, Rockland, Orange, Nassau and Suffolk.
Call La Pietra & Krieger P.C. today at 914-775-8230 to arrange your free initial consultation.
Louis C. La Pietra is an attorney specializing in criminal and civil litigation. His background is an ideal mix of academic knowledge and the “street smarts” he developed in the South Bronx and Harlem as an NYPD Police Officer. With the addition of his legal acumen and knowledge of the criminal justice system, Louis C. La Pietra has been of great help to his clients whether they need a criminal defense lawyer or an ally that understands and handles their complex case. Mr. La Pietra is General Counsel to the NYPD Captain’s Endowment Association and Special Counsel to the New York State Fraternal Order of Police. Mr. La Pietra retired with the rank of Sergeant S.A. and entered private practice areas of criminal defense, personal injury and employment litigation. He is admitted to practice law in the States of New York and Connecticut and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.
Mr. La Pietra has served as Counsel under former New York City Mayor’s Michael Bloomberg and Rudolph Giuliani and also served as Managing Attorney for the NYPD Legal Bureau. During his tenure with New York City Police Department, he represented Mayors Michael Bloomberg and Rudolph Giuliani at public, televised hearings and lobbied State and Federal elected representatives on behalf of the administration.
While assigned to the NYPD, he supervised outside Counsel and defended State and Federal employment actions against the NYPD; tried employment discrimination case hearings before the New York State Division of Human Rights; taught Continuing Legal Education (CLE) courses on Employment Discrimination; and served as in-house counsel to the Deputy Commissioner for Equal Employment Opportunity. Mr. La Pietra is a graduate of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice (1991, Bachelor of Science), Brooklyn Law School (1997, Juris Doctor) and where he went on to serve as an Adjunct Professor of Law from 1998 to 2005. Mr. La Pietra is a member of the American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, White Plains Defenders Association and serves as an Arbitrator in White Plains City Court.
Mr. La Pietra speaks Italian and Spanish.
Michael J. Krieger was a former Assistant Corporation Counsel with the New York City Law Department and as an Attorney with the New York City Police Department. Mr. Krieger is a graduate of New York University (1987, Bachelor of Science, Marketing and Retail Management), St. John's University (1998, Juris Doctor).
Mr. Krieger is admitted to practice law in the States of New York and New Jersey and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Mr. Krieger is a member of the New York State Bar Association.