About the Firm
Established Dutchess County Criminal Defense Attorney Protects the Rights of the Accused
Aggressive representation for serious charges in southeastern NYIf you’ve been charged with a serious crime, retaining skilled and knowledgeable defense counsel is imperative. When you choose Thomas J. Whalen, Attorney & Counselor at Law, in Dover Plains, that’s exactly what you get. I draw on more than 35 years of legal experience, which includes prosecuting criminal cases and successfully defending clients from serious criminal charges. When your freedom and your future are at stake, you can trust me to protect your rights and work tirelessly to deliver a positive result.
Reliable defense representation in Dover Plains, NYAn arrest puts your future in jeopardy. What will happen to your education? Your career? Your relationships with family and friends? Your finances? To limit the damage of your arrest and have the best chance of a positive outcome, you need an attorney who is:
- Accomplished — I began my legal career as an Assistant District Attorney in Dutchess County. I have since built a successful private practice, providing trial and appellate representation.
- Reputable — I am proud to be known for integrity and zealous representation throughout Dutchess County.
- Responsive — I understand the anxiety that comes with an arrest. I respond to your concerns to give you peace of mind and to develop a defense strategy that truly serves your best interests.