The Law Office of Joseph M. Ahearn
Troy Criminal Defense Attorney


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Trust. Integrity. Respect.

Attorney Joseph Ahearn makes every client a priority, diligently working to ensure a fair and just outcome.

An Aggressive Criminal Defense For Any Charge

When the government has an experienced prosecutor working for them, you deserve an experienced defender working for you. Located in Troy, the Law Offices of Joseph M. Ahearn makes every case a priority, diligently defending the rights of New Yorkers across Albany, Schenectady and Saratoga counties. If you were arrested or charged with a crime, do not just accept the charges against you — attorney Joseph Ahearn has successfully reduced or eliminated numerous charges against his clients, and he could help you reach a more favorable resolution.

The firm is committed to thoroughly investigating every case and ensuring every client is treated justly under the law, from trial through to appeals. Visit the Criminal Law page for more information on the firm’s areas of practice.

Insight From A Former Prosecutor

Prior to starting his own criminal defense firm, Joseph Ahearn served as a top prosecutor in the Rensselaer County District Attorney’s Office for over a decade. His track record includes successful convictions for crimes as serious as murder. With extensive litigation experience on both sides of a criminal trial, Mr. Ahearn has a thorough understanding of not only New York law — but of how the justice system operates in our local community.

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Practice Areas

What To Do If You’re Pulled Over For DWI
The Potential Consequences Of Drug Crimes
What Is Considered Unreasonable Search And Seizure
The Benefits Of Having A Former Prosecutor As Your Defender

An Attorney Who Understands What’s At Stake

Joseph Ahearn has earned the reputation as a down-to-earth lawyer for good reason. Joe comes from a blue collar, working class family — his mother stayed at home to watch the children, while his father worked as a truck driver. If his father had gotten any criminal charge, from a traffic ticket or DWI to a drug charge, it could have put his entire family’s stability on the line.

The Law Offices of Joseph M. Ahearn understands that many people across upstate New York face these challenges today, and strives to offer the aggressive defense they need to get back to living their lives. Get started with a free initial consultation to discuss your case. Call 518-272-6600, or reach out to the firm online.