Attorney Profile

Ali Najmi

Ali Najmi

Counsel and Advocate

Ali Najmi is admitted to practice law in New York. He is registered with the Union Plus Legal Service, regularly providing representation to the working men and women of New York’s trade unions. Ali is a member of the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Queens County Bar Association, the South Asian Bar Association of New York and the Queens Asian Bar Association. Ali is a graduate of Oberlin College and the City University of New York School of Law.

Areas of Practice

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In New York law enforcement has been making record arrests for Driving While Intoxicated (DWI).  Prosecutors and judges routinely enforce penalties ranging from license suspensions, license revocations, the installation of ignition interlock devices and alcohol counseling depending on your exact charge and circumstances.

Obtaining a criminal record and losing one’s driving privileges can lead to tremendous hardship. Avoiding a criminal record and reinstating your driving privileges is possible with the right defense by Queens Criminal Court.

Our office has successfully represented individuals arrested for DWI/DUI under Vehicle and Traffic Law (VTL) 1192.1; 1192.2; 1192.3 and other charges in New York.

arrest

Have you or a loved one been arrested? An aggressive defense with an attorney familiar with the law and procedure is priceless. A misdemeanor or felony conviction will lead to a criminal record, creating obstacles in employment, higher education and background checks. The Law Office of Ali Najmi is experienced in handling your New York arrest and criminal case every step of the way. Our office works with experienced investigators (former NYPD Detectives) to prepare the strongest defense possible. We leave no stone unturned and have experience in getting results for our clients. We are available 24/7 to discuss an arrest and we are always ready to show up to an arraignment on behalf of our clients. Call us now for a free consultation to discuss your recent New York arrest We are experienced in handling all criminal matters, including but not limited to:

  • Assault charges
  • DWI
  • Suspended License
  • Shoplifting and Theft
  • Drugs
  • Forgery/Filing a False Instrument
  • All New York Criminal Cases

Our office routinely advises clients on the immigration consequences of charges and potential plea offers. We have successfully negotiated pleas with District Attorneys to preserve our client’s immigration status and possibility for citizenship.

ambulance

If you have been injured, our office can pursue damages against the person or business who caused the harm. We represent people who have been victimized by others’ negligence and fight for full and fair compensation for personal injury victims and for people who have lost loved ones in accidents. To do so, we review medical and case records with our network of experts. This approach helps us handle a wide range of personal injury cases efficiently and effectively.

Motor Vehicle Accidents

If you have been injured in a motor vehicle accident, you are up against insurance companies who will take every action possible to avoid paying you the full and fair compensation you deserve. That’s why it makes sense to work with the attorneys at our New York law firm. We handle many different types of motor vehicle accident cases, including the ones listed below:

  • Car accidents
  • Truck and commercial vehicle accidents
  • Taxi accidents
  • Subway accidents
  • Bus and train accidents
  • Bicycle and pedestrian knockdowns
  • Accidents related to cell phones and texting

Premises Liability Accidents

Visitors to property deserve safe conditions. Yet, every year, people are seriously injured in stores, hotels, malls, pools, playgrounds, schools and residencies. Each case is unique, and there are many different reasons for the harm. From cases involving walls painted with lead paint to dog attacks or security failures, we handle a wide range of premises liability cases. No matter how you were hurt, we can talk with you about your rights. Our focus is on taking effective legal action.

Construction Accidents

If you have been injured in a construction accident, the best way to get compensation for medical bills, missed work, pain and suffering is to work with the attorneys at Law Office of Ali Najmi. While we do not directly handle workers’ compensation matters, we can handle your construction accident case and refer you to an experienced workers’ compensation attorney when necessary.

Product Liability

Every day in America, dangerous and defective products cause serious personal injuries. Our law firm represents these injury victims in product liability cases. We have the time and resources necessary to bring these complex cases to trial. In doing so, we recover compensation for our clients and prevent the same or similar harm from happening to others. Contact a New York personal injury lawyer Ali Najmi today. Our focus is on recovering compensation for our clients, helping them move forward with their lives after a personal injury or the wrongful death of a loved one.

house

Real estate transactions can be complicated and often involve significant investments of time and money. An experienced attorney can help you anticipate and avoid potential problems. At our firm, you get the benefit of our wealth of experience in New York real estate law. Clients know they can rely on us to help them with any real estate concern. We handle a wide range of real estate law issues, including:

  • Buying or selling a house
  • Buying or selling a Co-operative Apartment (co-ops)
  • Buying or Selling a Condominium
  • Buying or Selling Commercial buildings
  • Refinancing a loan
  • Mortgage Modifications

Real estate transactions can be complicated and often involve significant investments of time and money. An experienced attorney can help you anticipate and avoid potential problems. At our firm, you get the benefit of our wealth of experience in New York real estate law. Contact our office to discuss your real estate needs. We will protect your interests and make sure that your transaction is handled smoothly and efficiently. We are extremely accessible, and stand ready to answer all of your questions and provide professional guidance throughout the process of your purchase or sale.

Announcements and News

CONVICTION ACHIEVED IN BIAS RELATED ASSAULT

CONVICTION ACHIEVED IN BIAS RELATED ASSAULT November 30, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Ali Najmi, Esq. (347) 765-1345 Christopher Porr, who was caught on video assaulting Gazi Rahman without provocation in Jamaica, Queens, and accused of shouting racial epithets...

PUNJABI DELI APPLAUDS COMMUNITY BOARD 3 RESOLUTION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 28, 2015 Contact: Ali Najmi ali@najmilaw.com (347) 765-1345     PUNJABI DELI APPLAUDS COMMUNITY BOARD 3 RESOLUTION The full board of Community Board 3 voted to pass a resolution to create a temporary taxi relief stand on Ave A and...

DWI/DUI PENALTIES IN NEW YORK

No one should get behind the wheel if you have had too many drinks. License suspension and installation of an ignition interlock device in your car are common consequences of being convicted of DWI in New York. If bodily injury or property damage were involved, then...

HRA MEDICAID FRAUD LETTERS

HRA MEDICAID FRAUD LETTERS ARE SERIOUS HAVE YOU RECEIVED A LETTER FROM THE NYC HUMAN RESOURCES AGENCY (HRA) FRAUD DEPARTMENT? New York has made Medicaid and public assistance fraud a top enforcement and financial priority. New York State has estimated it is losing out...

BUYING A HOME IN NEW YORK – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS One of the greatest accomplishments a person can achieve is to own their own home. For most of us it will be our largest asset and provide shelter and stability to our family. When purchasing a home it is important to...

SUSPENDED HACK LICENSES UPON ARREST OF TAXI DRIVERS

NYC taxi drivers have tough jobs; maneuvering through New York traffic with passengers short on time can be a stressful experience.  Often times taxi drivers pick up passengers late at night that have been partying and are heavily intoxicated.  Under these...

Client Testimonials

Names have been abbreviated or altered to protect the identity and confidentiality of clients. Prior results and outcomes do not guarantee future results or outcomes. Call Ali Najmi to have your case evaluated.

As a taxi driver my Hack license was suspended because of an arrest based on a false accusation. I couldn’t earn money for my family and I was in a really tough spot. Ali worked with me and offered me a payment plan. He fought hard, saved me from a criminal record and got me my license back.

M.I.

Queens, NY

Ali was very thorough and aggressive with my criminal case. He never cut any corners and did not settle for anything less than a full dismissal

S.S.

New York, NY

When I got injured because of a broken sidewalk I needed someone that understood the law and would fight hard for me. Ali worked the case like a pitbull and never let the insurance company push us around. I got more money than I ever thought I would.

M.C.

Queens, NY

I was really nervous about my criminal case. My job, future and United States citizenship was on the line.  Ali wasted no time working with his investigator and getting surveillance footage to prove my innocence

A.D.

Bronx, NY

My teenage son made some mistakes. He didn’t realize the consequences of his actions. We were worried he would never get into college with a Felony record. Ali convinced the judge to sentence my son as Youthful Offender and saved him from having a criminal record.

A.A.

Queens, NY

Ali — the name of one of the best fighters in the ring, and also the name of one of the best fighters in court. Thank you for being my lawyer

R.S.

New York, NY

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