Poughkeepsie is the midway point in the Hudson Valley between New York City and Albany. Originally a whaling village in the 1700’s, it became the vacation destination to many influential families such as the Vanderbilts and the Astors. Today, Poughkeepsie is home to venerable institutions such as Vassar College, the Culinary Institute of America, and IBM. The information in the articles below will help you understand the law in a variety of areas, including personal injury, and DUIs, as well as information on local court houses and free or low cost legal services.
You have a legal issue and need to talk to someone knowledgeable. You needn’t be a millionaire to get legal advice in Poughkeepsie. There are several free or low-cost legal aide providers for those who qualify. Here’s a list to choose from.
If you are facing DUI charges in Poughkeepsie you probably have many questions. A DUI conviction can have lasting consequences on your life, your job, and your wallet. This article will give you a general idea of what to expect from the initial arrest to sentencing.
Have you been personally injured in Poughkeepsie because of some else’s negligence? No matter if you were bitten by a dog or slipped and fell at your friend’s party, you are looking for legal information. Here’s a general overview of personal injury law in New York.