Sex Offenses

Whether you are accused of an actual physical act or a crime involving the Internet, any criminal sex charge is a very serious matter. At the Law Offices of Joseph J. Tock in Mahopac, you will work directly with a criminal defense lawyer who has decades of experience addressing these situations and helping people get their lives back on track.

Conviction for a sex offense can not only result in prison time and other serious penalties, but it can also result in required registration under New York's Sex Offender Registration Act (SORA). Especially in a small communities such as those in Putnam, Westchester and Dutchess Counties and the surrounding area, life for a registered offender can be extremely difficult.

Experienced, Resourceful Defense Against Any Sex Charge

We have decades of experience investigating sexual allegations, analyzing all circumstances and helping clients decide on the best defense approach and strategy. Our criminal defense attorneys know that many people who make mistakes need treatment and rehabilitation rather than incarceration, and also that mistaken identity and false allegations enter into many such cases.

You can turn to our law firm for focused, determined defense of your rights and your future. Our knowledge and capabilities extend across the spectrum of New York sexual offenses such as:

  • Rape, including statutory rape and "date rape" cases
  • Sexual misconduct
  • Criminal sexual acts/sodomy
  • Forcible touching
  • Sexual abuse
  • Sexual conduct against a child
  • Facilitating a sex offense with a controlled substance — or alcohol if the victim was under 21
  • Predatory sexual assault
  • Possessing, promoting or disseminating a sexual performance by a child — offenses that most commonly involve Internet-based child pornography or "sexting"

Turn To A Legal Team That Will Focus On Preserving Your Future

If you or a family member is facing a sex charge, it is essential to get experienced, trustworthy legal counsel as soon after the arrest as possible. For a free initial consultation with a lawyer who will prioritize your case and treat you with sensitivity and compassion, call 845-208-5995 or contact us via email now.