Category: Criminal Defense

New York Times Reports on New York’s Sealed Record Law

The New York Times published an in depth feature on New York’s recent sealed record law, which allows individuals to seal Felony convictions for the first time in New York State. The article states that as of May 2018, only 346 individuals have had their records sealed statewide. The article details the obstacles many applicants…

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Full DISMISSAL in Manhattan Bitcoin Case

The Law Office of Ali Najmi represented a principal in a business that provided financial and Bitcoin transaction services. The firm’s platform was used to move stolen funds by an individual unrelated to Mr. Najmi’s client and without his knowledge. The prosecution was brought by the prestigious Cyber Crimes Unit of the Manhattan District Attorney’s…

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Jury Delivers NOT GUILTY Verdict After Two Week Gun Possession Trial

The Law Office of Ali Najmi achieved a full acquittal on four counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree after a two week trial in Brooklyn Supreme Court. Mr. Najmi’s client was charged with possessing and shooting a loaded firearm on two separate days after being intercepted on wiretap. Prosecutors from…

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