John Pappalardo, Esq.
John D. Pappalardo is the managing partner of Pappalardo & Pappalardo, the firm his father John J. Pappalardo started more than 40 years ago.
John is a former prosecutor with the Bronx County District Attorney’s Office where he served as a senior trial attorney in the Felony Trial Bureau. There he handled the prosecution of homicides, robberies, burglaries and assaults. He has extensive experience in the all courts of Westchester and the greater Metropolitan Area.
Mr. Pappalardo’s areas of expertise include complex white collar criminal defense litigation, homicides and other violent felonies / misdemeanors. Mr. Pappalardo handles hundreds of DWI and other vehicular crimes, sex offenses, domestic violence, drug offenses, fraud and embezzlement, shoplifting and various juvenile offenses annually. He has effective knowledge of state and county mandated programs such as TASC. Mr. Pappalardo regularly and skillfully defends police officers, politicians, corporate executives, professional athletes, recording artists, business owners and others in need of counsel.
Mr. Pappalardo graduated from Boston College in 1990 and St. John’s University School of Law in 1993. He has made television appearances on “Good Morning America”, NBC, CBS, News 12 and Court TV. He is admitted to the Bar of New York State and the United States Federal District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is also a member of the New York State Bar Association, Westchester County Bar Association and an Officer of the Columbian Lawyers Association.
Mr. Pappalardo spends his time in New York City and the Hamptons and resides in Westchester with his wife Jennifer and their three children, John, Joseph and Ava.