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New York's Child Passenger Protection Act: An Overview of Leandra's Law (Update)

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Produced on August 21, 2015

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Course Information

Time 51m
Difficulty Intermediate
Topics covered in this course: Criminal

Course Description

In this program, experienced DWI and criminal defense lawyer Saad Siddiqui gives a thorough overview of how to handle a Leandra’s Law DWI case in New York State, from arraignment to sentencing. He also addresses the potential collateral consequences to a defendant of such a conviction.  


This course is perfect for both novice DWI attorneys or experienced DWI attorneys looking to pick up a few pointers.


Learning Objectives:

I.     Identify Leandra’s Law and when it applies

II.    Understand how to fight a Leandra’s Law DWI

III.   Recognize the collateral consequences of a Leandra’s Law conviction

Credit Information

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Saad Siddiqui

Westchester County Department of Law

Saad Siddiqui is a graduate of the University of Rochester and received his law degree from Pace University School of Law. From 2008 to 2009, Mr. Siddiqui was an Associate at the law firm of Young & Bartlett, LLP in White Plains, New York where he represented clients in criminal and civil matters. From 2009 to 2015, Mr. Siddiqui was Associate Counsel in the Criminal Division of the Legal Aid Society of Westchester County. In that capacity he represented hundreds of clients in all types of criminal cases ranging from criminal, traffic, and DWI offenses in local and village courts to murder and other serious felonies at the trial and appellate level.

Presently Mr. Siddiqui is a Senior Assistant County Attorney with the Westchester County Department of Law.


Patricia D.

Great instructor! Excellent information presented very clearly. Well done!

Melissa H.

Very informative!

Tobias P.

This program gave me a good picture of Leandra's Law and also gave me a good picture of DWI practice.

Alfred D.

Have seen other presentations buy this Attorney always excellent

helene m.

Very informative class.

Kamran M.

Excellent presentation

Michael L.

Always enjoy this speaker. Highly informative.

Andrew D G.

Well presented

Edward P.

Good course


presenter had a nice style

Vivian B.

A lot of information in a limited time. Presented in excellent manner.


Good intro into Leandra Law

Kenneth F.

He was excellent.

Roberto Brent E.

Excellen speaker!

Michael C.

Great course!

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