Suffolk County Criminal Law and DWI Lawyers
Criminal Law Attorneys Central Islip, Long Island, Suffolk County

The Attorneys at McGuire, PelŠez & Bennett P.C. Concentrate their Practice in Criminal, Traffic, Matrimonial, Landlord-Tenant and Personal
Injury Law.

Christopher P. McGuire, Esq., Senior Partner

A Suffolk County Criminal, Traffic, Landlord-Tenant and Personal Injury Law Attorney

Christopher McGuire Central Islip Criminal Lawyer

Christopher P. McGuire, Esq. is a graduate of St. Johnís University School of Law and was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1995. He is a retired judge and former prosecutor. He has taught judges and attorneys on important legal issues at educational seminars and has written articles for the Suffolk Law Journal. Mr. McGuire is admitted to practice in the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, and all New York courts.
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Mary C. Peláez, Esq., Partner

A Suffolk County Divorce & Family Law Attorney

Mary Pelaez, Suffolk County Matrimonial Lawyer

Mary C. PelŠez, Esq. was admitted to the New York State Bar in 2005. She earned her Juris Doctorate from Albany Law School with a concentration in Family and Elder Law. Ms. PelŠez attended Stony Brook University and St. Johnís University, where she received her B.A. in Sociology. She also holds a Certificate in International Human Rights from Tulane University. Ms. PelŠez was a Suffolk County Assistant District Attorney before joining the practice in 2006 as an associate.
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Brett J. Bennett, Esq., Partner

A Suffolk County Criminal & Traffic Law Attorney

Brett J. Bennett is a partner with the firm who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience regarding Criminal Law and Vehicle and Traffic Law. As a former staff attorney with the Legal Aid Society of Suffolk County, Brett has handled thousands of criminal and traffic cases, including arraignments, negotiated pleas, hearings, and trial work. Working as a former associate with Reynolds, Caronia, Gianelli & La Pinta, P.C., Brett managed a heavy and diverse caseload in a high volume general practice firm specializing in criminal and traffic law. He has regularly appeared in courts throughout Suffolk County, Nassau County, and all five boroughs of New York. Additionally, he is admitted and has practiced in Federal court. Brett resides in Suffolk County with his family. He is an avid sports fan and outdoorsman, with hobbies that include kayaking, skiing and traveling.


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            Central Islip, New York 11722

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