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John Cucci Jr.

John Cucci Jr.

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A Blue-Collar background and a drive to always improve and help those who need support. John Cucci attended Public schools from K through College and law School. A graduate of the City University of New York Law School.

John Cucci is a US Army Veteran who received and Honorable Discharge after his service in the 80s. John Cucci has been an attorney in over 500 Trials and has lost less than 5% of them.

A true Leader, John Cucci was the School President at his College at the State University if New York at Stony Brook. There he maintained a 3.5 GPA and played NCAA LaCrosse and Football.

Now John Cucci helps the homeless and veterans who need legal assistance. He provides Pro Bono legal services to Veterans and their families.

Practice Areas
Real Estate Law
Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Juvenile Law
Insurance Claims
Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
Traffic Tickets
Suspended License
Gov & Administrative Law
Administrative Law, Election Law, Government Contracts, Government Finance, Legislative & Government Affairs
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    Free initial consultation on all new cases. Each case must be discussed and reviewed before a price is set. In some cases the client may pay over a short time.
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    Credit cards are accepted. Cash App is preferred.
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    Contingent fees are possible with injury cases only.
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Professional Experience
Cucci Law Group
- Current
Founded Cucci Law Group in New York City. Eventually moved the main office to Houston, Texas. Hundreds of trials on civil and criminal cases, including Murder trials and Multi-Million Dollar civil Cases. All the while John Cucci gave back to the community by logging over 100 Pro Bono Hours of work for the poor and Veterans.
Suffolk County 18-B Family Law Attorney
Family Law Appointed Counsel for Indigent Clients.
Adjunct Professor of Law
City University of New York Law School
Professor of Law for Elder Law & Street Law. Taught Classes in preventative Law and Street Law.
City University of New York School of Law
J.D. (1992) | Public Interest Law
Judicial Clerkship included research and preparation for Law Clerk and the Judge on a litany of legal issues.
Honors: New York State Professional Scholarship.
Activities: Student Government. Judicial Clerkship for New York Supreme Court Justice Cosmo DiTucci: Queens Supreme Court, Queens, New York.
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State University of New York - Stony Brook
B.A. (1989) | Psychology
Active in Student government and special Events on Campus. Student Government President and leader of Student Activities and events.
Honors: Student Leadership Award. NCAA Committee Student Member Student Government President
Activities: Student Government President NCAA Lacrosse NCAA Football Dorm Building President
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Professional Associations
Brazoria County Bar Association
Attorney Member
- Current
Activities: Attorney Member.
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Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association  # 32301
Attorney Member
- Current
Activities: Attorney Member.
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State Bar of Texas  # 24030107
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Activities: Member of Texas State bar and member of the Criminal Law Section.
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National Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Attorney Member
- Current
Activities: Active Attorney Member
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Legal Answers
464 Questions Answered
Q. Can I file a complaint and Sue a police officer for not doing there job when some breaks into your home
A: NO!

The police do not have to enforce laws. While it is the job of the police to enforce criminal laws, you can not force them to do so. I know it sounds crazy, but that is the law. The only time a police officer must act, is when a "Special Relationship" has been established.

That is where an officer has actually gotten personally involved in a case and performed more than ministerial duties.
Q. Should my son accept a plea deal or go to jury trial for a disorderly conduct charge for loud music?
A: Does your son have a lawyer?

I would tell my client to go to trial. Jury trial. A vague criminal charge is unlawful and an abuse of police power. The DA must show some kind of standard that the law has set as to the decibel level for loud music to be unlawful. That's why some cities and counties have noise statutes, which all have a written level that is criminal or illegal.

Without a measurable standard, the public has no NOTICE of what is acceptable or illegal.

A good lawyer would file a Motion to quash or dismiss the case as unconstitutional and in violation of the 4th, 5th and 6th Amendments. Make sure his efforts to dampen the sound and his status as a musician is brought out at trial. That is very important.

Get a good lawyer, or come see me or one of the lawyers on Justia ASAP. I feel like there is more to the story on this case.

I hope this helps. Good Luck!
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Q. I have an inmate who was dealing with fire ants in her cubicle. The staff at tdcj would not help her fix the issue.
A: Sounds terrible.

All of the issues are part of Administrative process. The inmate has the right to have all of the paperwork and Notice of all the alleged violations by the inmate. You need to get all of those documents and comb through them to see if there really are violations, and whether or not, the rules were followed by the Warden and his/her officers. This is what must be pointed-out at any hearing. Patience and details are very important.

Be sure that if there are documents, or objections that must be filed by the inmate, that they are properly and timely filed.

I hope this helps.

Good Luck!
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Cucci Law Group
440 Louisiana Street
Suite 660
Houston, TX 77002
Telephone: (631) 339-6228