Michael Zigismund’s practice concentrates primarily in criminal defense from arraignment to trial, defending against any kind of criminal charge including DWI, fraud, robbery, narcotics, gun sales, sex abuse, homicide, and conspiracy. In addition to criminal defense, Mr. Zigismund handles all aspects of immigration law, including nonimmigrant visas, removal defense, adjustment of status, asylum, VAWA, waivers, and appeals.
As an immigrant himself, Mr. Zigismund personally understands the hardships facing anyone caught in America’s immigration system. Further, his expertise in both immigration and criminal law has been indispensable for clients finding themselves at the nexus of both.
Prior to joining Tsigler Law, Mr. Zigismund practiced a wide range of fields, including corporate transactions, tort and contract litigation, bankruptcy, insurance, and landlord-tenant, among others. As such, he carries a legal sensibility few other lawyers possess. His broad base of knowledge, experience, and a singular passion for criminal justice and immigration are key to Mr. Zigismund’s success when fighting for the rights of his clients.
Mr. Zigismund is a graduate of Tufts University and the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where he trained intensively with the school’s Criminal Appeals Clinic.
He is a great lawyer, life saver, always available, down to earth and very respectful. Thanks a million for what you did for my family. We will always remember you and I continue to pray for your blessings to help others.
My boyfriend visited the state of NYC for the first time & was falsely accused of burglary. He was striped of his rights & was being framed by the NYPD. He went ahead and hired Mr. Tsigler within
The Law Offices of Robert Tsigler is determined to get the job done. They delivered amazing results in my criminal case. I am happy to have my life back and cannot thank them enough.
Unfortunately, I have had the need for a few attorneys in my life. Robert is the best attorney I have hired. He knows exactly what he is talking about and knows how to execute properly. I would definitely hire him again.
Rob is a truly great criminal defense attorney whom I would recommend for his expertise, contacts, and communication-style.
I hired Robert to defend me in a case where the cops arrested me for something I didn’t do. I was really worried and angry that I was arrested for something that wasn’t my fault. Robert told me to relax and that he would handle everything. He kept his word and got all the charges dropped!
He is very knowledgable and reassuring, providing a person with a sense of confidence and “peace of mind”. Thank you very much for your help Mr. Tsigler!
I retained Robert Tsigler to help me with a criminal case. He exceeded all my expectations and was able to get a great resolution for me. He always made sure that i understood everything that was going on and his fee was reasonable. He was highly respected by the district attorney.
Robert was very effective in resolving an immigration matter for my family. The previous attorney we were dealing with gave us the run
The law offices of Robert Tsigler really helped put my mind at ease. They were very responsive to my calls and fought hard for a great outcome to my case.
Robert Tsigler is a lifelong resident of New York who is dedicated to client satisfaction. Mr. Tsigler represents clients in courtrooms throughout New York, New Jersey, and the United States. He skillfully handles administrative, civil, and criminal proceedings. While interning at the Kings County District Attorneys Office, Robert assisted in the prosecution of hundreds of misdemeanor and felony cases.