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Welcome to Abelove Law, P.C.
Joel E. Abelove, Esq.

Experience. Respect. Results.

When you hire Abelove Law, P.C., you’re getting more than professional representation. Whatever your legal needs or questions are, Abelove Law, P.C. has you covered. We are committed to excellence, and bring decades of experience to bear to fight for you.


Experienced Advocacy

The Right Choice

At Abelove Law, P.C., we bring seasoned experience and passionate advocacy to zealously advocate for our clients. We are consistent, patient and professional, giving each new case the attention it deserves. An integral part of our services is to work closely with our clients so that they can make the right decisions with respect to their legal needs.


Our Practices

How We Can Help You


Criminal Defense

Joel Abelove has been practicing criminal law for more than two decades, with numerous successful cases to his name.  As a former elected District Attorney and trial prosecutor, Joel brings invaluable experience of the criminal justice system to the representation of his clients. When Joel is involved in a case, he helps clients successfully resolve matters as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Legal Advice

Do you need Legal Advice? Joel is ready to help. Abelove Law, P.C. is ready to advise clients on legal matters in the Capital District area. Joel is proud to extend his legal experience to help serve clients who need a variety of legal assistance.


Professional Medical Conduct Defense

For 9 years, Joel prosecuted cases of physician misconduct for the New York State Department of Health.  Joel's experience in this specialized field is an invaluable asset when representing medical professionals in disciplinary matters.

Representing Veterans

In 2018, Joel retired from the New York Army National Guard as a Lieutenant Colonel, following a 23-year career that included his deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.  Joel spent 8 years enlisted in the Military Police Corps, and 15 years as a commissioned officer in the Judge Advocate General's Corps.  Joel is proud to utilize his extensive experience representing the interests of service members in his law practice.

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Second Amendment Legal Issues

As a strong advocate for the Second Amendment, Joel is available to assist you in all matters relating to the protection of your Second Amendment rights.




1702a Central Ave
Albany, New York 12205
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