is one of only four lawyers
in the entire State of New York
who have been Board Certified as
Specialists in DWI Defense Law by the
National College for DUI Defense ("NCDD").*
Peter served as Dean of the
National College for DUI Defense
the only organization in the
United States that is accredited by the
American Bar Association to certify
attorneys as specialists in DWI law.
Benjamin D. Bucinell is an Associate Attorney at the law firm of Gerstenzang, Sills, Cohn & Gerstenzang. He received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Union College in 2014, where he was awarded a second major in Religious Studies, and a minor in Classics. After college, Mr. Bucinell served in the U.S. Navy.
Mr. Bucinell received a Master of Business Administration from Clarkson University in 2019, and his Juris Doctorate from Albany Law School in 2020. Mr. Bucinell graduated from Albany Law School with honors in the concentration of Intellectual Property. While at Albany Law School he served as the President of the Intellectual Property Society and President of the Albany Law School Rugby Football Club.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Bucinell was an Assistant District Attorney in the Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office, where he was the Felony DWI Prosecutor. In addition to Felony DWI and AUO cases, Mr. Bucinell handled a wide range of other types of criminal matters.
Mr. Bucinell’s practice is focused on Criminal Defense, with an emphasis on alcohol-related offenses.
Peter Gerstenzang, Esq.
Gerstenzang, Sills, Cohn & Gerstenzang
210 Great Oaks Boulevard
Albany, New York 12203
Phone: (518) 456-6456
Fax: (518) 456-6056
Cell: (518) 441-7011