The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC

Open for Business
Offers Video Calls
The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC

Intelligent, aggressive advocacy must be grounded in professionalism to deliver the best possible results. Protecting your rights and your future requires attention to detail, vision, responsiveness, and dedication.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in New York and has no record of discipline from the New York bar association. *

The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC

The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC

Open for Business
Offers Video Calls

Intelligent, aggressive advocacy must be grounded in professionalism to deliver the best possible results. Protecting your rights and your future requires attention to detail, vision, responsiveness, and dedication.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in New York and has no record of discipline from the New York bar association. *

Firm Overview

Main Office

The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC
1492 Victory Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10301

Phone

(718) 273-7800

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Yes

Office Information
Emergency After Hours

Yes

Criminal Defense

Knowledge of the law is a given. As leaders of the criminal defense bar, our attorneys strive to produce more than a textbook defense.

We work to improve the criminal justice system and the application of the law to serve our clients. We pursue any strategic advantage we can find for you. Our firm delivers the strong, skilled defense our clients need in cases involving allegations of violence, illegal drugs, sex offenses, and more. We routinely win acquittals in cases ranging from state court security fraud and Martin Act violations to large-scale narcotics trafficking, vehicular crimes, and murder charges. Additionally, we defend individuals and corporations against large-scale federal and state white-collar prosecutions and investigations. Our firm also litigates complex parallel civil matters, including forfeiture actions brought by the SEC and FINRA.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Intelligent, aggressive advocacy must be grounded in professionalism to deliver the best possible results. Protecting your rights and your future requires attention to detail, vision, responsiveness, and dedication. At Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC, our commitment to clients is unquestioned. At Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC, we are charged with delivering results for our clients, both individual and corporate.

The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC
Michael Vitaliano

An accomplished legal advocate, Michael E. Vitaliano is the founder and principal of The Vitaliano Law Firm, based in New York City. Mr. Vitaliano is a leading criminal defense lawyer and experienced advocate in handling all criminal matters in state and federal court.

Mr. Vitaliano is a former New York City prosecutor with extensive experience in homicide, narcotics trafficking, illegal firearms, burglary, robbery, DWI, sex offenses, and financial crimes. He is known for his passion and dedication to all his clients as demonstrated by his pursuit of investigations, vigorous plea negotiations, his attention to detail, trial preparation, and his effective trial management.

Born on Staten Island, his roots run deep there. His father, Eric, represented Staten Island in the New York State Assembly for two decades and now serves as a United States District Judge. His mother, Helen, is a distinguished businesswoman and the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of a major Staten Island charitable organization. Mr. Vitaliano is a graduate of Msgr. Farrell High School, he continued his education at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and was awarded his B. A., earning honors in Criminal Justice, his major field of study. He received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

After he graduated from Brooklyn Law School, Mr. Vitaliano was appointed as an Assistant District Attorney where he successfully prosecuted complex and high-profile cases. This experience provided the foundation that has made Mr. Vitaliano a standout in the criminal defense field.

Upon leaving the District Attorney’s office, Mr. Vitaliano worked as an associate in one of the most prestigious criminal defense law firms in New York State. With a reputation for persistence, Mr. Vitaliano quickly distinguished himself as an effective and successful advocate for his clients, earning him the prestigious recognition as one of “New York’s Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense Lawyers” by The National Trial Lawyers’ Association.

Mr. Vitaliano has brought that knowledge, experience and expertise to The Vitaliano Law Firm, where he continues to provide savvy and high-quality representation to his firm’s clients. Mr. Vitaliano is committed to using all his talents and skills to win the most favorable outcome possible for each and every client.

Mr. Vitaliano is a member of the New York State bar has earned admission to the bar of the United State District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Federal Bar Association, the New York City Criminal Bar Association, and the Richmond County Bar Association.

License

Bar Number: 5390653
New York, 2016

Education

Brooklyn Law School
JD, 2015

Saint Joseph's University
Bachelor, 2012

The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC
Michael Vitaliano

An accomplished legal advocate, Michael E. Vitaliano is the founder and principal of The Vitaliano Law Firm, based in New York City. Mr. Vitaliano is a leading criminal defense lawyer and experienced advocate in handling all criminal matters in state and federal court.

Mr. Vitaliano is a former New York City prosecutor with extensive experience in homicide, narcotics trafficking, illegal firearms, burglary, robbery, DWI, sex offenses, and financial crimes. He is known for his passion and dedication to all his clients as demonstrated by his pursuit of investigations, vigorous plea negotiations, his attention to detail, trial preparation, and his effective trial management.

Born on Staten Island, his roots run deep there. His father, Eric, represented Staten Island in the New York State Assembly for two decades and now serves as a United States District Judge. His mother, Helen, is a distinguished businesswoman and the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of a major Staten Island charitable organization. Mr. Vitaliano is a graduate of Msgr. Farrell High School, he continued his education at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and was awarded his B. A., earning honors in Criminal Justice, his major field of study. He received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

After he graduated from Brooklyn Law School, Mr. Vitaliano was appointed as an Assistant District Attorney where he successfully prosecuted complex and high-profile cases. This experience provided the foundation that has made Mr. Vitaliano a standout in the criminal defense field.

Upon leaving the District Attorney’s office, Mr. Vitaliano worked as an associate in one of the most prestigious criminal defense law firms in New York State. With a reputation for persistence, Mr. Vitaliano quickly distinguished himself as an effective and successful advocate for his clients, earning him the prestigious recognition as one of “New York’s Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense Lawyers” by The National Trial Lawyers’ Association.

Mr. Vitaliano has brought that knowledge, experience and expertise to The Vitaliano Law Firm, where he continues to provide savvy and high-quality representation to his firm’s clients. Mr. Vitaliano is committed to using all his talents and skills to win the most favorable outcome possible for each and every client.

Mr. Vitaliano is a member of the New York State bar has earned admission to the bar of the United State District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Federal Bar Association, the New York City Criminal Bar Association, and the Richmond County Bar Association.

License

Bar Number: 5390653
New York, 2016

Education

Brooklyn Law School JD, 2015


Saint Joseph's University Bachelor, 2012


Firm Overview

Main Office

The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC
1492 Victory Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10301

Phone

(718) 273-7800

Fees
Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Yes

Office Information
Emergency After Hours

Yes

Criminal Defense

Knowledge of the law is a given. As leaders of the criminal defense bar, our attorneys strive to produce more than a textbook defense.

We work to improve the criminal justice system and the application of the law to serve our clients. We pursue any strategic advantage we can find for you. Our firm delivers the strong, skilled defense our clients need in cases involving allegations of violence, illegal drugs, sex offenses, and more. We routinely win acquittals in cases ranging from state court security fraud and Martin Act violations to large-scale narcotics trafficking, vehicular crimes, and murder charges. Additionally, we defend individuals and corporations against large-scale federal and state white-collar prosecutions and investigations. Our firm also litigates complex parallel civil matters, including forfeiture actions brought by the SEC and FINRA.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Intelligent, aggressive advocacy must be grounded in professionalism to deliver the best possible results. Protecting your rights and your future requires attention to detail, vision, responsiveness, and dedication. At Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC, our commitment to clients is unquestioned. At Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC, we are charged with delivering results for our clients, both individual and corporate.

The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC
Michael Vitaliano

An accomplished legal advocate, Michael E. Vitaliano is the founder and principal of The Vitaliano Law Firm, based in New York City. Mr. Vitaliano is a leading criminal defense lawyer and experienced advocate in handling all criminal matters in state and federal court.

Mr. Vitaliano is a former New York City prosecutor with extensive experience in homicide, narcotics trafficking, illegal firearms, burglary, robbery, DWI, sex offenses, and financial crimes. He is known for his passion and dedication to all his clients as demonstrated by his pursuit of investigations, vigorous plea negotiations, his attention to detail, trial preparation, and his effective trial management.

Born on Staten Island, his roots run deep there. His father, Eric, represented Staten Island in the New York State Assembly for two decades and now serves as a United States District Judge. His mother, Helen, is a distinguished businesswoman and the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of a major Staten Island charitable organization. Mr. Vitaliano is a graduate of Msgr. Farrell High School, he continued his education at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and was awarded his B. A., earning honors in Criminal Justice, his major field of study. He received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

After he graduated from Brooklyn Law School, Mr. Vitaliano was appointed as an Assistant District Attorney where he successfully prosecuted complex and high-profile cases. This experience provided the foundation that has made Mr. Vitaliano a standout in the criminal defense field.

Upon leaving the District Attorney’s office, Mr. Vitaliano worked as an associate in one of the most prestigious criminal defense law firms in New York State. With a reputation for persistence, Mr. Vitaliano quickly distinguished himself as an effective and successful advocate for his clients, earning him the prestigious recognition as one of “New York’s Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense Lawyers” by The National Trial Lawyers’ Association.

Mr. Vitaliano has brought that knowledge, experience and expertise to The Vitaliano Law Firm, where he continues to provide savvy and high-quality representation to his firm’s clients. Mr. Vitaliano is committed to using all his talents and skills to win the most favorable outcome possible for each and every client.

Mr. Vitaliano is a member of the New York State bar has earned admission to the bar of the United State District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Federal Bar Association, the New York City Criminal Bar Association, and the Richmond County Bar Association.

License

Bar Number: 5390653
New York, 2016

Education

Brooklyn Law School
JD, 2015

Saint Joseph's University
Bachelor, 2012

The Vitaliano Law Firm, PLLC
Michael Vitaliano

An accomplished legal advocate, Michael E. Vitaliano is the founder and principal of The Vitaliano Law Firm, based in New York City. Mr. Vitaliano is a leading criminal defense lawyer and experienced advocate in handling all criminal matters in state and federal court.

Mr. Vitaliano is a former New York City prosecutor with extensive experience in homicide, narcotics trafficking, illegal firearms, burglary, robbery, DWI, sex offenses, and financial crimes. He is known for his passion and dedication to all his clients as demonstrated by his pursuit of investigations, vigorous plea negotiations, his attention to detail, trial preparation, and his effective trial management.

Born on Staten Island, his roots run deep there. His father, Eric, represented Staten Island in the New York State Assembly for two decades and now serves as a United States District Judge. His mother, Helen, is a distinguished businesswoman and the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of a major Staten Island charitable organization. Mr. Vitaliano is a graduate of Msgr. Farrell High School, he continued his education at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and was awarded his B. A., earning honors in Criminal Justice, his major field of study. He received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

After he graduated from Brooklyn Law School, Mr. Vitaliano was appointed as an Assistant District Attorney where he successfully prosecuted complex and high-profile cases. This experience provided the foundation that has made Mr. Vitaliano a standout in the criminal defense field.

Upon leaving the District Attorney’s office, Mr. Vitaliano worked as an associate in one of the most prestigious criminal defense law firms in New York State. With a reputation for persistence, Mr. Vitaliano quickly distinguished himself as an effective and successful advocate for his clients, earning him the prestigious recognition as one of “New York’s Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense Lawyers” by The National Trial Lawyers’ Association.

Mr. Vitaliano has brought that knowledge, experience and expertise to The Vitaliano Law Firm, where he continues to provide savvy and high-quality representation to his firm’s clients. Mr. Vitaliano is committed to using all his talents and skills to win the most favorable outcome possible for each and every client.

Mr. Vitaliano is a member of the New York State bar has earned admission to the bar of the United State District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Federal Bar Association, the New York City Criminal Bar Association, and the Richmond County Bar Association.

License

Bar Number: 5390653
New York, 2016

Education

Brooklyn Law School JD, 2015


Saint Joseph's University Bachelor, 2012


This lawyer is licensed to practice in New York and has no record of discipline from the New York bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.

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This lawyer is licensed to practice in New York and has no record of discipline from the New York bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.