This website is maintained by Shalley and Murray, a New York criminal defense law firm that has been representing people accused of crimes in New York City, Westchester, Putnam, and Nassau County since 1996.  Over more than twenty years of doing nothing but criminal defense, we have handled countless Desk Appearance Tickets.

The articles on this website are written by Don Murray, one of the founding partners of Shalley and Murray.  The articles are designed to provide accurate information to the general public about Desk Appearance Tickets and Desk Appearance Ticket procedures within the New York City criminal justice system.

If you are interested in finding out more about Shalley and Murray, please feel free to contact us or just call 718-268-2171.  You can also visit us online at





Our New York City Office

80-02 Kew Gardens Road, Suite 702
Kew Garden, NY  11415


Our Westchester / Putnam Office

4 West Cross Street, PO Box 998, Croton Falls, NY  10519