Endangering the Welfare of Children - New York County
In another highly publicized case, Sullivan & Brill, LLP represented a 65-year-old foster mother who took care of 7 children inside her apartment in the Manhattan. Her son was charged with possessing 2 full grown tigers, a crocodile and other undomesticated animals inside his mother's apartment. The client was charged with endangering the welfare of her foster children for keeping her children in the same apartment that her son kept the wild animals. After extensive negotiations with the Manhattan DA's office, Sullivan & Brill was able to persuade them to dismiss all charges against her. Please read the following link highlighting the media coverage of the case.