Brooklyn, New York-based trial lawyer James Kilduff of the Lazzaro Law Firm, PC, commands a long track record of successfully defending clients charged with various types of crimes. A former assistant district attorney in Brooklyn, he spent eight years as a counselor with the Kings County Rackets Division, where he was involved in all stages of criminal prosecutions, from early case assessments to felony and misdemeanor trials and plea negotiations. In 2004, James Kilduff transitioned to a career in the private sector as a trial lawyer.
At Lazzaro Law Firm, Mr. Kilduff handles myriad criminal cases, including those involving murder, robbery, and identify theft; however, he specifically focuses on defending clients accused of drug offenses within New York City. His legal expertise includes representing clients in matters of criminal sale and/or possession of a control substance or of marijuana. A senior lawyer at Lazzaro Law Firm, the legal professional maintains licensure to practice in New York and New Jersey and before the US district courts for the eastern and southern districts of New York State.
Prior to pursuing a career as a lawyer, James Kilduff earned a bachelor of science from the Fordham University College of Business Administration. After working for more than a decade on Wall Street, he returned to college and earned a juris doctor from Brooklyn Law School, which he attended while serving as a senior financial analyst.