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Todd W. Carpenter, Esq.

Todd has spent most of his legal career focused on the areas of DWI and Criminal Defense work, gaining invaluable defense and trial experience while representing clients charged with everything from basic violation and misdemeanor offenses up to the most serious class A felonies. Read More…

Jessica Z. Segal, Esq.
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Jessica spent the first 17 years after law school in Dutchess County as an Assistant District Attorney, quickly rising to Senior Assistant District Attorney. Jessica has successfully obtained verdicts in over one hundred criminal trials in the areas of Vehicular Assault/Homicide, and Driving While Impaired (DWI) by Alcohol and/or Drugs. Read More…

practice areas:

Real Estate

Real Estate

Criminal Defense

DWI Services


Estate Planning

Business Law

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We don’t just serve or meet your legal needs; we exceed them in every way. At Carpenter Law, you can rest assured you’ll receive the best customer service possible; service that begins and ends with exceptional legal representation and is strengthened by an open channel of communication between you and your attorney.  

“You are what you do, not what you say you’ll do.” - Carl Jung 



New York to lower the legal BAC limit from .08 to .05?

February 1, 2019

Not yet! But there’s a push to make it happen in the NY State Assembly. The current legal limit in NYS of .08 is the legal threshold and the generally […]

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