• Fordham University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1994
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook, Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude 1985


  • Admitted to practice law in New York State
  • A trial attorney with over 22 years in criminal litigation experience.
  • Litigation experience includes conducting various evidentiary hearings,  jury and non jury trials. 
  • Have won acquittals in various types of criminal cases.
  • Have won dismissals of cases on written motions. 
  • Have negotiated numerous plea bargains which have reduced charges and avoided or reduced fines and/or jail time.
  • Have counseled many teenage clients accused of crimes drawing on six years experience as a High School teacher. 



  • Born in Bronx, NY
  • Graduated St. Luke's Elementary School in 1977; graduated Cardinal Spellman High School in 1981
  • Taught High School English after college.

Laura Mecklosky

Nassau Defense Attorney
250 Fulton Avenue
Suite 340
Hempstead , NY 11550