In its lead story, CBS 2 New York covered an alleged bleach attack on animal rights activists in SoHo. Reporter Steve Langford sought comment from Partner Gregory Gomez, who represents one of the alleged fur vendors. Watch the video of the CBS report.
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On February 25, 2014, the Manhattan DA announced the indictment of mostly ex-NYPD and ex-FDNY personnel who were charged with "their participation in a massive fraud against the federal Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits program," resulting in the loss of hundreds of millions of dollars.
On December 29, 2014, an Associated Press article entitled "Fur-sellers Charged with Tossing Bleach at Protest" interviewed Partner Gregory Gomez who stated his client, "denies any involvement in the incident and the allegations are unproven."
In this March 5, 2014 article from the NY Daily News entitled "Manhattan Racer: I Can Do It Faster," Partner Gregory Gomez was mentioned regarding court proceedings of the day.
On November 1, 2014, the New York Post quoted portions of Partner Gregory Gomez's opening statement in the trial of Adam Tang, the driver who looped around Manhattan in 24 minutes. The article, entitled "Driver's Record Lap Around Manhattan Was Art: Lawyer," detailed the court proceedings.
When one is arrested for a crime in New York City involving their vehicle, usually a DWI, the NYPD will often institute a civil forfeiture proceeding to try and seize the car permanently. In a November 5, 2013 New York Post article entitled "Fast Way to Lose a Beeemer," Partner Gregory Gomez was asked about the procedure in one of his cases.
In the November 9, 2014 edition of The New York Times, Partner Gregory Gomez was quoted in an article entitled "Manhattan Speeder Says He Has Fled to Canada."
A December 29, 2014 New York Times article "3 Men Accused of Throwing Bleach at Anti-Fur Protesters in Manhattan" quoted partner Greg Gomez, who defended one of the accused attackers.
A December 29, 2014 article "VIDEO: Fur Vendors Throw Bleach on Protesters and Splash Child, Policy Say" on DNAInfo quoted partner Gregory Gomez, who defended one of those arrested in the alleged attack.
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The November 7, 2014 edition of The New York Times quoted Gregory Gomez in their article about the "Driver Who Sped Around Manhattan in 24 Minutes."
In an April 23, 2014 article, the New York Post asked Gregory Gomez for his comment on "Afroduck" being caught driving again.
Partner Gregory Gomez earns an acquittal of the top charge of attempted murder in a December 2011 shooting case in Harlem. In a January 15, 2013 article, the NY Daily News discussed the case. The New York Times also published an article on the trial.