Decades of Experience to Help You
Stuart Austin is a partner with Austin Law Associates, P.C.—a Long Island criminal law firm. His practice concentrates in the area of criminal law, and he has handled thousands of criminal cases. Mr. Austin currently teaches as an adjunct professor at the SUNY Buffalo Law School where he lectures on trial techniques and strategy. He has taught criminal justice courses online for the University of Phoenix and has been invited to lecture by many organizations.
Prior to founding Austin Law Associates, Mr. Austin spent 13 years with the Legal Aid Society of Nassau County, serving first as a trial attorney and then as Deputy Bureau Chief. He successfully represented over 3000 clients and trained attorneys at the Legal Aid Society in all areas of litigation and plea negotiations.
Mr. Austin previously served on the Board of Directors of the Criminal Courts Bar Association and was the president of the organization. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Nassau County Bar Association. He is currently on the board of the Nassau County Justice Fund—an organization founded to post bail for indigent clients who otherwise would remain incarcerated. Other attorneys regularly consult with Mr. Austin regarding the Nassau County civil forfeiture statute.
Mr. Austin received his J.D. degree from University at Buffalo Law School and is a graduate of Cornell University.