Legal Services

Philippe J. Gerschel offers a wide range of legal services in and around New York City. He has worked in criminal and traffic cases, both as a prosecutor and a defense attorney, and also handled complicated real estate and corporate financial matters. See below for more about his casework. 



Philippe J. Gerschel has experience handling a wide range of cases. This includes Assaults, Burglary, Robbery, Marijuana offenses, Drug cases, "Buy and Busts", Financial crimes, Petty Larceny, Grand Larceny, Possession of Forged Instruments, DWIs and DUIs, Vehicular Crimes, and Weapons Possession. He has successfully tried cases before judges and juries, and has worked with top-notch investigators.

"My ultimate goal is to get your case dismissed," says Mr. Gerschel. "As a former prosecutor, I have the experience needed to resolve your criminal matter in a way that will yield the best possible result." 

Traffic violations

Should you hire an attorney for your traffic ticket? Yes! In New York, it pays to fight your tickets. An experienced attorney can help reduce or eliminate costly fees and points, which could result in increased insurance premiums. Mr. Gerschel specializes in the following cases: