When your life is on the line, you need to hire the right lawyer.

With Varghese & Associates, you have a team of proven defenders with extensive experience in the criminal justice system and who will battle to protect you and your liberty.

Our Practice Areas

Federal Crimes

We are well-versed in the federal criminal statutes and equipped to fight against federal prosecutors. From investigation by federal agencies such as the FBI, DEA or another agency, all the way to trial in federal court, we stand by you and defend your rights every step of the way.

Felonies & Misdemeanors

Our firm has represented countless felony and misdemeanor cases, fighting tirelessly to prevent a criminal conviction so our clients can move forward with their lives.

Appeals and Post-Conviction Motions

Conviction is not the end of the world. Criminal appeals can right wrongs. Even if you’ve been tried and sentenced, it’s possible to get a retrial, a suspension of your sentence, a reduction of the charge(s), or even a dismissal. With the filing of post-conviction papers such as a New

White Collar Criminal Defense & Investigations

Our team has been very effective at protecting clients through white collar accusations and criminal investigations. Whether you are being accused of conspiracy, money laundering, or tax fraud, we’re here to fight for you.

Financial Crimes

We have a long track record of success defending clients facing accusations of financial crimes. We had the extreme honor of filing an amicus brief in U.S. v. Rajaratnam, the largest insider trading case in American history.

Criminal & Civil Asset Forfeiture

If you are accused or convicted of certain crimes, the federal government may collect, seize, and forfeit any money, real property, and personal property that is connected to the charges. No matter the reason an investigating agency cites for seizing your property, you have opportunities to defend your civil liberties.

Sex Crimes & Internet Crimes

Accusations of sex crimes can be damaging on a personal and professional level. Whether you are accused of internet child pornography crimes or need an attorney for a Sex Offender Registration Act (SORA) hearing, we’ll advocate for your interests every step of the way.

Investigations

When you’re the target of an investigation, make sure you are prepared. During this stressful time, we can help you effectively manage the investigators, protect your rights, and help you avoid incriminating yourself during any investigation.

Title IX College Disciplinary Proceedings

When you’re the target of an investigation, make sure you are prepared. During this stressful time, we can help you effectively manage the investigators, protect your rights, and help you avoid incriminating yourself during any investigation.

Family Offense Proceedings

When you need an attorney to defend you against accusations of domestic violence, stalking, aggravated harassment, and other violations in a family offense petition, we can advocate for you.

Violent Crimes

Crimes involving violence such as assault, attempted murder, burglary, and weapons possession typically carry hefty penalties. Our team has successfully defended many clients accused of serious crimes and have prevailed time and again.

Juvenile Crimes

A criminal record can ruin a child’s future. We have represented many minors and their families, helping their children find a second chance after an unfortunate brush with the law.