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Manhattan Criminal Lawyer

Serving New York City & the Five Boroughs

John Buza is a nationally recognized trial lawyer with a remarkable level of success. Mr. Buza has achieved numerous remarkable acquittals in seemingly impossible cases. John Buza frequently uses his knowledge, skills, and experience to aggressively level the playing field against prosecutors and other government officials. It is because of Mr. Buza’s reputation as an aggressive New York criminal attorney that he also frequently achieves favorable plea deals and outright dismissals of cases when those outcomes are merited.

As a seasoned and skilled criminal lawyer in Manhattan, Attorney John Buza has established a proven track record for results throughout his years in practice. Our founding lawyer is also a former prosecutor, providing a unique edge to cases involving:

Our firm's focus is solely on criminal defense, and we are committed to standing up for New York City residents charged with a crime, under investigation, or facing prosecution. We advocate on behalf of individuals who have been falsely accused, as well as victims of police brutality or vengeful prosecution.

Thousands of Cases Handled

No stranger to the courtroom, John Buza has handled thousands of cases with an outstanding record of success, including countless dismissals, acquittals, and favorable dispositions. His extensive trial experience has led to countless case victories won on our clients' behalves.

Law Office of John Buza, P.C. has tried many cases on both sides of the defense line, providing him with an insider's perspective on what prosecutors think and what influences their decisions. His accomplishments as a trial attorney do not go unnoticed by the New York legal community.

Award-Winning Representation

As a result of John Buza's reputation for legal excellence, he has received award-winning recognition:

  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2018 and 2019
  • America’s Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys, 2017
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers
  • Avvo Clients' Choice Award winner in 2017
  • 10.0 Superb Rated Criminal Defense attorney by Avvo

Have you been accused of a crime? Call (212) 577-9328 or fill out our online contact form to receive a FREE consultation & sound legal advice.


  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars
  • Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Avvo Clients' Choice Award 2017
  • Avvo Rating 10 - Superb Top Attorney Criminal Defense

Why Place Your Trust In

the Law Office of John Buza, P.C.?

Accusation of a crime is no light matter, and it should be taken seriously from the moment you are notified of the charges against you. Many individuals faced with conviction have never run into trouble with the justice system. Because you have constitutional rights and are deemed innocent until proven guilty, you have your fair chance at justice and we encourage you to take it.

Law Office of John Buza, P.C. has repeatedly succeeded at getting charges against our past clients reduced or dropped altogether. When you put us on your side, we do everything in our power to protect your freedom. John Buza brings a great deal of insight and experience to the table for your criminal defense case.

  • Former Prosecutor in New York County District Attorney's Office
  • Free Consultations to Evaluate Your Case
  • Available 24/7 for Emergencies or New Arrests
  • Seasoned Trial Attorney with Courtroom Experience
    • Narcotics Crime CASE DISMISSED
    • Narcotics and Firearm Crime CASE DISMISSED
    • Drug Crime CASE DISMISSED
    • Violent Crimes CASE DISMISSED
    • Larceny and Possession of Stolen Property CASE DISMISSED
    • Weapon Crimes NOT GUILTY
    • Weapon Crimes CASE DISMISSED
    • Drug Crime NOT GUILTY
    • Violent Crimes NOT GUILTY
    • Violent Crimes CASE DISMISSED
    • Larceny and Possession of Stolen Property NOT GUILTY
    • Larceny CASE DISMISSED
    • Assault CASE DISMISSED
    • White Collar Crime CASE DISMISSED
    • Campus Sexual Assault CASE DISMISSED
    • Violent Crimes CASE DISMISSED
    • Weapon Crimes NOT GUILTY
    • Drug and Narcotics Crimes PLEA DEAL

The Law Office of John Buza

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