New York Criminal Defense & Federal Forfeiture Lawyer


New York Criminal Defense Lawyer H Dana VanHee represents individuals and businesses in connection with investigations and prosecutions brought by federal and state authorities, including those who have been arrested and those who are targets or subjects of a criminal investigation.



If you are facing state or federal criminal charges in New York, you need an aggressive criminal defense lawyer to protect your rights. If you are serious about your defense against a potential criminal prosecution or conviction, contact the Law Office of H Dana VanHee, PLLC for sound advice and skilled representation with a New York lawyer specializing in criminal defense.

Based in Syracuse, New York, I handle a wide range of criminal law matters on behalf of adults and juveniles. I represent clients throughout New York including Syracuse and the northernmost areas of New York, at the state and federal level. I handle a variety of criminal charges, including:
Drug Charges
Violent Crimes
Juvenile Crimes
Illegal entry into the U.S. and other immigration crimes
Sex Crimes
DWI, BWI + Vehicular Assault Crimes
Traffic Violations

I pursue all avenues to achieve your goals. Whether your case can be resolved quickly or you make the decision to take your case to trial, I will vigorously defend you in a court of law.
State and Federal Crimes Defense

I handle misdemeanor and felony criminal charges in all New York state and federal courts. I also represent clients who are the targets or subjects of a criminal investigation but have not yet been charged, as well as those facing probation and parole violations. The state criminal charges and federal criminal charges I handle include

  • Theft, Robbery and Burglary, including “Hobbs Act” Violations
  • Drug charges, including Drug Conspiracy and Possession with the Intent to Distribute
  • RICO and Continuing Criminal Enterprise Charges
  • Controlled Substance Analogue Enforcement Act Crimes (a/k/a “Designer Drugs”)
  • DWI, BWI and Traffic Offenses
  • Vehicular Assault and Vehicular Homicide Charges
  • Fraud and Computer Crimes
  • Internet Pornography
  • Murder and Assault
  • Weapons Charges
  • Criminal Conspiracy

To schedule a free consultation to discuss your criminal defense matter, call my office in Syracuse, New York, at (315) 396-2728 or email

Free Consultation| Credit Cards and Payment Plans Accepted | 24-Hour Phone Service

H Dana VanHee, Attorney at Law, in Syracuse, serves clients in communities and counties throughout Upstate NY, Central NY, Northern NY and Western NY, including, Cortland, Binghamton, Oswego, Utica, Watertown, Auburn, Oneida, Fulton, Fayetteville, Liverpool, Onondaga, Cicero, Buffalo, Amherst, Rochester, Rome, Massena, Malone, Ogdensburg; Onondaga County, Cayuga County, Madison County, Oswego County, Cortland County, Jefferson County, Franklin County and St Lawrence County, New York.

The Law Office of H Dana VanHee, PLLC is an independent law office and is not affiliated with any other attorney or law firm.

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