In a June 25, 2014 article entitled "Manhattan District Attorney's Office Showing No Leniency in Daredevil Cases," The New York Times interviewed Gregory Gomez for his take on a "new breed of digital-age daredevils."
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In a November 6, 2014 article, the New York Post quoted major portions Partner Gregory Gomez's closing statement in the "Afroduck" trial, involving a man who recorded a speed record of driving around Manhattan in 24-minutes.
On June 4, 2014, the Violent Criminal Enterprise Unit of the Manhattan DA's Office announced the indictment of over 100 people for alleged criminal activities in the Manhattanville and Grant Houses in Harlem. Partner Gregory Gomez is defending one of those arrested in the massive sweep on conspiracy and weapons charges.
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.
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.