Krystal M. Harrington

“I would like to be remembered as someone who used whatever talent she had to do her work to the very best of her ability.” Ruth Bader Ginsburg
About Krystal Harrington

Krystal brings years of courtroom and trial experience to Nave Law Firm and her clients as the Senior Attorney in Syracuse, New York. As one of the attorneys for the firm’s New York Syracuse office, Krystal is responsible for crafting unique defense strategies for clients facing criminal charges ranging from the simplest of offenses to the most complex. She has spent most of her time in the courtroom fighting for her clients and has taken numerous cases to verdict before juries. Krystal regularly researches developments in the law and incorporates new knowledge into her practice to better represent her clients.

Since her law school graduation and for the vast majority of her career, Krystal has been passionate about defending those individuals facing criminal charges or other legal matters that require a dedicated attorney. She understands that each client is unique, and the best result and path towards it will change from person to person.

Krystal’s educational background includes a Bachelor’s Degree from SUNY Potsdam and a Juris Doctor from Syracuse University College of Law, as well as additional training through the Court System as she was previously employed as a Principal Law Clerk. She has completed Impaired Driving Training offered through the Office of Court Administration.

Why Do I Do What I Do?

Krystal has held several positions within the criminal justice system, which provides her with a unique ability to review a case. Dealing with clients from all walks of life, Krystal has the ability to work with people from all backgrounds and provide them with specialized advice about their cases and any potential collateral consequences. Krystal has spent her career in the courtroom and is comfortable negotiating dispositions and taking a case to trial.

Area of Focus

Traffic Offenses

Criminal Defense

DWI

License Matters

2nd Amendment

Trial Litigation

Civil Litigation

Education
Contact Information
Fun Facts

area of focus

Traffic Offenses

Criminal Defense

DWI

License Matters

2nd Amendment

Trial Litigation

Civil Litigation

EDUCATION

Bachelor’s Degree- Major in Political Science, Minor in American History & Pre-Law from SUNY Potsdam

Juris Doctorate from Syracuse University College of Law

BAR ADMISSIONS

Fourth Department, Appellate Division

Northern District Court of New York

HONORS & AWARDS

CONTACT INFORMATION

FUN FACTS

  • Favorite Movie: Legally Blonde
  • Favorite Vacation So Far: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
  • Proudest Moment: Becoming a mother

affilations

Talk to our team