Wakefield, Massachusetts Criminal Lawyers

Peter V. Bellotti
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I'm an experienced Massachusetts criminal defense lawyer and represent clients who are facing a wide range of criminal charges. I will vigorously fight for your rights and work for the best possible outcome in your case. Read More »
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Ryan P. Sullivan
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Experienced former prosecutor.

I am an experienced Lowell criminal defense attorney who uses his experienced as a former prosecutor to help his clients in Massachusetts courts. Read More »
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Steven E. Altman
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I provide exceptional legal services in all areas of criminal defense. I provide skilled and aggressive representation for the criminally accused! Call for a free consultation, visit my website for reviews and results. Read More »
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Benjamin P. Urbelis
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Free Consultation! Successful Criminal Defense Attorney! Zealous Advocate!

I am an experienced and trusted criminal defense attorney. I will aggressively defend you against criminal charges, and fight to secure your freedom! Visit my website for more information. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Bart Peter Simonian
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Free Consultation! Highly Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer! Call for Help!

I am an experienced and skilled Massachusetts criminal defense attorney. I will work tirelessly to protect your rights after an arrest! Visit my website for reviews and case results. Call for a free consultation today! Read More »
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Patrick M Winn
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Woburn, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(857) 415-2415 400 Tradecenter
Suite 5900
Woburn, MA 01801
Free ConsultationCriminal
University of San Diego School of Law
Experienced former prosecutor with expertise in all aspects of criminal defense. Free consultation.
Michael A. Contant
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Woburn, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(617) 227-8383 10 Cedar Street
Suite 23
Woburn, MA 01801
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Massachusetts School of Law
Our goal is to embrace our clients and their problems as if they were our own. People often come to us at low points in their lives. Some are injured; some have financial burdens crushing them; and some have been charged with crimes. All of these situations involve a great deal of stress. I believe it is our job to relieve that stress. Our goal is to help that person walk out feeling better than when they arrived.
Sean T. Hennigan
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Woburn, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(617) 227-8383 10 Cedar Street
Suite 23
Woburn, MA 01801
Criminal, Bankruptcy, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Massachusetts School of Law
Our goal is to embrace our clients and their problems as if they were our own. People often come to us at low points in their lives. Some are injured; some have financial burdens crushing them; and some have been charged with crimes. All of these situations involve a great deal of stress. I believe it is our job to relieve that stress. Our goal is to help that person walk out feeling better than when they arrived.
Phil A. Taylor
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Stoneham, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(781) 438-7100 2 Main Street, Suite 325
Stoneham, MA 02180
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Family and Traffic Tickets
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Kathleen Black Reynolds
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Woburn, MA Criminal Law Attorney
(781) 277-7399 390 Main Street
Suite 200
Woburn, MA 01801
Free ConsultationCriminal, Collections, DUI and Divorce
Massachusetts School of Law
Kathleen has experience representing clients in many legal matters, with a strong focus on criminal defense, RMV hearings, family law and small claims. She is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and practices throughout the Commonwealth. She is the chair of the Wilmington Historical Commission, and co-founded the Friends of Wilmington Tennis. Kathleen is compassionate, intelligent, and dedicated to her clients. When not assisting clients, she enjoys spending time with her kids, playing tennis, hiking, reading, exploring Cape Ann, and attending local community events. To contact Attorney Reynolds for legal or notary services, please call 781.569.5840, x.205 or email...
Kathleen B. Reynolds
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Woburn, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(781) 935-7104 390 Main Street
Suite 200
Woburn, MA 01801
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Massachusetts School of Law
My practice focuses on family law and criminal defense. I provide honest and practical advice to my clients, paying particular attention to their individual needs. My clients take an active role in their cases and we work together to obtain just, timely and cost-effective results.
Lisa S. Core
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Woburn, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(617) 415-1564 42 Pleasant Street
Woburn, MA 01801
Criminal, Appeals and DUI
Boston College Law School
Mr. John Keramaris
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Woburn, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(978) 263-7119 400 TradeCenter, Suite 5900
Woburn, MA 01801
Criminal, Business, Collections and DUI
John has litigated in courtrooms across the Commonwealth where he has handled numerous matters for countless satisfied clients. His practice focuses primarily on real estate litigation, including landlord-tenant disputes, and criminal defense, including OUI. John strives to exceed his clients' expectations in quality, reliability and results.
Sallie Vallely
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Woburn, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(781) 281-0635 36 Commerce Way
2nd Floor
Woburn, MA 01801
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Sallie K. Vallely has been practicing law, for 27 years. Attorney Vallely is the founding partner, of the law offices of Sallie K. Vallely. Attorney Vallely practices law in the following areas: criminal law and criminal defense, family law, and probate law. Attorney Vallely is the Supervising Attorney for the Middlesex Defense Attorney Incorporated and supervises lawyers in the Middlesex Superior Court and the Woburn District Court. As part of her position as Supervising Attorney she mentors young lawyers, teaches seminars, and investigates complaints filed against lawyers. Attorney Vallely attends the Middlesex Defense Attorney’s Incorporated Board of Directors meetings, on...
Alan Tuttman
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Stoneham, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 42 years experience
(781) 438-5222 92 Montvale Avenue, Suite 2700
Stoneham, MA 02180
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Insurance Claims and Juvenile
Suffolk University Law School
Richard J. Floor
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Free Consultation! Trusted and Qualified Criminal Defense Lawyer! Call for Help!

I am dedicated to defending you against criminal charges. Skilled and aggressive representation! I will fight to secure your freedom! Visit my website for case results and client reviews. Call for a free consultation! Read More »
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Dennis Benzan Esq.
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Free Consultation! Determined Criminal Defense Attorney! Legal Expertise!

I provide exceptional legal representation in all aspects of criminal defense charges. If you have been charged with a crime, call for a free consultation! Visit my website to see case results and client testimonials. Read More »
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Gillian Fisher
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WOBURN, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(781) 569-5199 400 TradeCenter
Suite 5900
WOBURN, MA 01801
Criminal
Joseph B. Simons
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Salem, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 7 years experience
(978) 741-7000 30 Church Street
Suite 202
Salem, MA 01970
Criminal, Appeals, DUI and Domestic Violence
Suffolk University Law School
Successfully defending people against criminal charges in Boston and throughout Massachusetts.
Michael O. Smith
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(617) 263-0060 15 Broad St
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Boston, MA 02109
Free ConsultationBoston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
Criminal, Insurance Claims, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
Suffolk University Law School
Attorney Smith is a strong advocate for the rights of injured and disabled. He possesses over 20 years of legal experience. After graduating with honors from Boston University School of Business Management, he started his career as a workers compensation claims adjuster.

Attorney Smith soon realized he could accomplish more in his career if he earned a Law Degree. He decided to attend Suffolk University Law School on Beacon Hill, Boston, MA. Soon after graduation, he worked briefly at a prestigious Insurance Defense Firm in Boston, Massachusetts. He quickly realized he did not want to represent big insurance companies and...
Benjamin P. Urbelis
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(617) 830-2188 98 N Washington St
#305
Boston, MA 02114
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Suffolk University Law School
Benjamin P. Urbelis is the lead attorney at Urbelis Law, LLC in Boston. He represents clients in a variety of criminal defense matters such as: Drunk Driving, OUI/DUI/DWI, Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Serious Criminal accusations. Attorney Urbelis is a member of the Massachusetts Bar and American Bar Associations, Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is available 24/7 for a free legal consultation. Benjamin is also an attorney-coach for Central Catholic High School's mock trial team in Lawrence, and he serves on the school's Alumni Board of Advisors.
Dakota Martin
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(617) 657-4529 35 India Street
Suite 300
Boston, MA 02110
Free ConsultationBoston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
New England School of Law
After practicing for several years as a defense attorney in Albuquerque, New Mexico, attorney Dakota D. Martin returned to Massachusetts to open a criminal defense practice in downtown Boston.

Attorney Martin focuses his practice on criminal defense while taking select personal injury and civil cases.

A member of Suffolk Lawyers For Justice and well established solo practitioner, attorney Martin's represents the accused in courts throughout the Commonwealth.

No matter what you're facing, your case will receive the utmost attention at Dakota Martin Law. Criminal accusations can ruin lives. Defend yourself, but don't do it alone....
Peter V. Bellotti
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Cambridge, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 34 years experience
(617) 225-2100 189 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02141
Free ConsultationCriminal, Arbitration & Mediation, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
New England Law | Boston
Attorney Bellotti is a skilled trial attorney in civil and criminal litigation and is a former senior assistant district attorney for Middlesex County. As a prosecutor, he perfected his skills to become a talented and tenacious litigator who has tried hundreds of cases in the superior and district courts and presented arguments before the Appeals Court and the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.

In his practice, Attorney Bellotti is highly respected in the area of personal injury and is a resolute and successful plaintiff's counsel. Attorney Bellotti has more than 15 years experience with personal injury cases and cases that involve catastrophic...
David R. Yannetti
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Salem, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(978) 498-4029 16 Front St #203
Salem, MA 01970
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, DUI and White Collar Crime
Boston College Law School
By any objective measure, Attorney David R. Yannetti has reached the top of his profession. Attorney Yannetti has achieved an acquittal in a first-degree murder case after first obtaining a new trial for his client, who had served sixteen years in state prison after being wrongfully convicted. Later in the year, Attorney Yannetti was selected to compete in the annual "Battle of the Lawyers," sponsored by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. Attorney Yannetti's re-creation of his famous closing argument in the Jeffrey Curley murder case earned him top honors, as he took home the trophy for having presented the...
Steven John Topazio
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 33 years experience
(617) 422-5803 44 School Street, Suite 1000C
Boston, MA 02108
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
New England Law | Boston
Steven J. Topazio is a Boston Criminal Defense Lawyer who focuses his practice on criminal defense and criminal law issues in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Licensed to practice law since 1986, Attorney Topazio has successfully defended thousands of individuals charged with various criminal offenses. Over the course of his 30 plus year legal career, Attorney Steven J. Topazio has acquired the knowledge, courtroom savvy and legal expertise from countless courtroom battles to become one of Boston's Top Lawyers. Attorney Topazio takes pride in the attention he gives to each of his clients. He knows that it...
Stephen Neyman Esq.
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(617) 263-6800 50 Congress St
#525
Boston, MA 02109
Free ConsultationBoston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Golden Gate University School of Law
Attorney Stephen Neyman was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He attended Lehigh University earning a degree in government. He went on to law school in San Francisco at Golden Gate University School of Law. After law school Mr. Neyman was employed by the Law Offices of Wilhelm, Thompson, Wentholt and Gibbs where he was part of a criminal defense team. One year later Steve secured a highly coveted position as a Deputy District Attorney at the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office. There, Attorney Neyman prosecuted countless cases including drug crimes, sex crimes and murders. Street gang prosecutions were also a focus...
Christopher DiBella
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Burlington, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(781) 262-3338 127 Cambridge Street
Burlington, MA 01803
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Suffolk University Law School
Everyone deserves committed legal representation, and Attorney Christopher DiBella has dedicated his legal career to exceeding clients' expectations in every case. The first of his family to attend college, he proceeded to graduate from law school with honors. Since opening DiBella Law Offices, P.C. in 2004, he has earned numerous awards. He was named a Massachusetts Super Lawyer from 2011 through 2017, and has been awarded "Top 40 Under 40" by the National Trial Lawyers Association. He also has been named "Rising Star" by Boston Magazine – an honor achieved by no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the...
John Scheft
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Free Consultation! Experienced and Knowledgeable Criminal Defense Lawyer!

I represent those facing criminal charges with exceptional determination, knowledge and skill. I aggressively advocate for the criminally accused! Visit my website for reviews and results. Call for a free consultation! Read More »
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Michael DelSignore
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Free Consultation! Skilled Criminal Defense Attorney! Aggressive Defense!

I am a dedicated and experienced criminal defense lawyer. I will provide knowledgeable and aggressive representation to your criminal charges! Visit my website for testimonials and results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Dennis Benzan Esq.
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Cambridge, MA Criminal Law Attorney
(800) 481-6199 689 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Roger Williams University School of Law
Daniel Gallant
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(617) 263-0060 15 Broad St
#800
Boston, MA 02109
Free ConsultationBoston, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 5 years experience
Criminal, Insurance Claims, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Suffolk University Law School
Attorney Gallant is a Massachusetts native and longtime Boston Resident. He is a graduate from Suffolk University Law School. While at Suffolk law, he worked as a Rule 303 Student prosecutor with the Norfolk County District Attorney’s Office and Graduated on the Dean’s List. Attorney Gallant has appeared as an attorney in over two dozen courts across the Commonwealth, including the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. He has favorably resolved a wide range of civil and criminal matters for many clients.

Attorney Gallant is admitted to practice law within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as well as...
John T. Martin
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(617) 720-8447 10 Tremont St
6th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
Free ConsultationCriminal, Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Suffolk University Law School
Bradley L. Henry
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Boston , MA Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
90 Canal Street
4th Floor
Boston , MA 02114
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, Securities and White Collar Crime
University of Tennessee College of Law and Florida Coastal School of Law
Bradley L. Henry is a leading white collar and federal criminal defense attorney with extensive experience handling complex criminal matters in state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout the country, including in the United States Supreme Court. Brad’s practice includes the representation of executives and other individuals in connection with a variety of federal and state offenses, including computer fraud and abuse, tax fraud, mail fraud, wire fraud, honest services fraud, money laundering, export violations, environmental crimes, bribery of government officials and theft of trade secrets.  In addition to his white collar practice, Brad also represents individuals charged with...
Naomi R. Shatz
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(617) 742-6020 65A Atlantic Ave
Boston, MA 02110
Criminal, Education and Employment
Yale Law School
Attorney Naomi Shatz focuses on students' rights, university discipline, and employee rights. She represents students at all levels of education from elementary school through graduate school, as well as teachers and professors involved in discrimination cases and disciplinary proceedings regarding claims of sexual assault, sexual harassment, and academic misconduct. Naomi also advises and represents individuals in employment matters and criminal cases.

Naomi has been selected to the Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers each year since 2016. In 2018, Naomi was named an Up & Coming Lawyer by Massachusetts Law Weekly.

Prior to joining Zalkind Duncan & Bernstein LLP, Naomi was a...
Tyler Langlais
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(617) 263-0060 15 Broad St
#800
Boston, MA 02109
Boston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
Criminal, Employment, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
New England Law | Boston
Attorney Tyler Langlais is an Associate at the Law Offices of Michael O. Smith. Prior to joining the firm Attorney Langlais was an Associate at a Framingham based law office where he represented clients in a wide range of areas, from employment law and discrimination cases to personal injury, criminal and business matters.

During law school Tyler served as a law clerk for a number of Boston based law firms working in the areas of Personal Injury, Probate Law, Criminal Defense and Consumer Defense. Tyler earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and a...
Aidan Murphy
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Everett, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(617) 387-7000 537 Broadway
Everett, MA 02149
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Massachusetts School of Law
Aidan Murphy’s career with Scalli Murphy Law began as a paralegal while attending law school. Working on the intimate details of each case has made Aidan efficient and detailed in more than a decade of practice as an attorney. Over the years, Aidan gained valuable courtroom, trial and transnational experience. Today, Aidan uses his experience to focus exclusively on clients suffering traumatic injury as a result of another's negligence and those facing criminal charges. Call Aidan when a loved one has suffered wrongful injury or death or when they stand accused of criminal acts by the...
John Scheft
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Cambridge, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(617) 225-2100 189 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02141
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Northeastern University School of Law
Attorney John Sofis Scheft has been associated with Bellotti Law Group, P.C. for many years and has been an invaluable asset to the firm. Attorney Scheft began his legal career in 1986 and served with Attorney Peter Bellotti as a prosecutor in Middlesex County in the late 1980s. While a prosecutor, Attorney Scheft skillfully tried and won numerous cases and was quickly recognized by his peers, judges, and his clients as a top-notch litigator.

Attorney Scheft is the president of Law Enforcement Dimensions, which provides exceptional legal and human relations training to police officers, supervisors, commanders, and law enforcement personnel in...
Monica R. Shah
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(617) 742-6020 65A Atlantic Ave
Boston, MA 02110
Criminal, Employment and White Collar Crime
Columbia Law School
Monica Shah focuses her litigation practice on criminal defense, employment, and Title IX matters. She has successfully handled complicated and highly-contested cases from the initial stages of investigation and discovery through trial and appeals. In the last two years, she served as lead counsel and successfully litigated and settled two cases against major universities where she represented clients who had experienced gender discrimination and sexual harassment, and she won a nearly $10.9 million jury verdict on behalf of her client in a race discrimination and retaliation lawsuit against the City of Boston, a verdict she defended in the appeals court...
Michael R Schneider
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 35 years experience
(617) 523-5933 83 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02110
Criminal and Appeals
Columbia Law School and The Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy (Tufts)
Michael Schneider is an experienced criminal defense attorney, concentrating in appellate, habeas corpus, new trial motions, and other post-conviction litigation. Michael has defended homicide, serious felony, and misdemeanor cases and has handled complex federal sentencing and parole matters. Michael's cases have often involved international human rights, national security, export controls, international law, and constitutional civil rights issues. Michael devotes a significant part of his practice to the representation of professors, postdocs, and other scientists accused of scientific research misconduct and also of students accused of plagiarism and academic misconduct at area law schools, medical schools, hospitals, and colleges. ...
Steven Charles Goldwyn
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I am a highly experienced criminal defense attorney. I have successfully handled all types of misdemeanor and felony charges. Visit my website for client reviews and case results. Call for your free consultation today! Read More »
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Samuel B. Goldberg
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Free Consultation! Criminal Defense Attorney Committed to Exceptional Results!

With a combination of legal expertise and experience, I zealously fight for the rights of criminal defendants! Visit my website for case results and testimonials, and call today for a free consultation and case review! Read More »
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Zoraida Fernandez
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(617) 742-6020 65A Atlantic Ave
Boston, MA 02110
Criminal, Education and Employment
University of Michigan Law School
Attorney Zoraida Fernandez practices criminal defense and civil litigation. Zoraida understands that clients come to her when they are in crisis, whether it’s because they are facing criminal prosecution, are at risk of losing or have lost their jobs, or have otherwise been deprived of their civil rights and liberties. Her clients’ goals are of paramount concern and dictate the strategy and approach in each of her cases. In 2018, Zoraida was selected to the Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers.

Prior to joining Zalkind Duncan & Bernstein LLP, Zoraida worked with the Innocence Project of Minnesota (IPMN). With IPMN, she...
Kevin Prendergast
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Salem, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(888) 499-8065 30 Church Street
Suite 202
Salem, MA 01970-3779
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Boston College Law School and University of North Carolina School of Law
Kevin Prendergast began practicing law in 1999 as an associate at the law firm of Palmer & Dodge. Within a year's time he passed the Massachusetts Bar Exam and started a legal career that led to the founding of his own firm 4 years later. As a criminal defense and divorce attorney in Salem, Mr. Prendergast has helped dozens of individuals receive the legal help they need. If you would like his assistance with a criminal or family law matter, call his office immediately, or visit his website for more information.
Michael D. Kelly Esq.
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(617) 807-0855 83 Atlantic Ave
Boston, MA 02110
Free ConsultationCriminal, Personal Injury and Products Liability
New England Law | Boston
Michael Kelly focuses his legal practice primarily on plaintiff’s personal injury cases such as car accidents, pedestrian accidents, bicycle accidents and slip and fall accidents in Boston and throughout Massachusetts. Mr. Kelly is an experienced trial lawyer with demonstrated skills in negotiating with insurance companies. He has negotiated successful resolutions of numerous injury claims, achieving six figure settlements for his clients. His litigation skills benefit his clients whose cases go to trial. Mr. Kelly was included on the Massachusetts Super Lawyer List of Rising Stars, a coveted distinction that no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in a state...
Norman Zalkind
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 56 years experience
(617) 742-6020 65A Atlantic Ave
Boston, MA 02110
Criminal, Education and White Collar Crime
Boston University School of Law
Norman Zalkind has tried over 120 jury trials, including many high-profile cases. Norman focuses his practice on criminal defense, including murder cases, white-collar criminal defense, and other serious felony cases in federal and state courts across the Commonwealth. Norman is on the forefront in representing students accused of sexual assault and other disciplinary misconduct on college campuses across the nation. His civil practice includes business litigation.

Norman is recognized by Boston Magazine as a “Super Lawyer”, maintains the highest possible rating by Martindale Hubbell, and is listed in Best Lawyers in America for both white collar and non-white collar criminal defense,...
David Duncan
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 37 years experience
(617) 742-6020 65A Atlantic Ave
Boston, MA 02110
Criminal, DUI, Education and White Collar Crime
University of Pennsylvania Law School
David Duncan focuses his practice on both white-collar and non-white-collar criminal defense, campus misconduct and students' rights, including sexual assault charges, and civil litigation. He is recognized as a Criminal Defense “Super Lawyer” in Boston Magazine, listed in Best Lawyers in America, and maintains the highest possible rating by Martindale Hubbell.

David has spent decades representing criminal defendants in state and federal courts. He has tried or been co-counsel on major criminal cases representing clients accused of murder, larceny, real estate fraud, tax fraud, rape, sexual assault, drug crimes, firearm offenses, perjury, various forms of criminal conspiracy, and other charges.

David brings...
Frank Fernandez
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(617) 393-0250 4 Longfellow Pl, #3502
Boston, MA 02114
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Washington University School of Law
Attorney Fernandez has been litigating both criminal and personal injury cases in State and Federal Court for over 20 years. Put his vast trial experience to work for you by calling and receiving a free consultation related to your case. He began practice as a criminal prosecutor in the City of St. Louis where he gained extensive trial experience. Now as a criminal lawyer in Boston attorney Fernandez puts that trial experience to work for his private clients. Mr. Fernandez has helped college students from all over Massachusetts who face criminal charges. University students with...
Samuel B. Goldberg
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Cambridge, MA Criminal Law Attorney
(800) 481-6199 689 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, DUI and White Collar Crime
Boston University School of Law
David Altman
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Cambridge, MA Criminal Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(800) 481-6199 689 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
Free ConsultationCriminal, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Suffolk University Law School
Since 1999, David Altman has been representing seriously injured people and their families throughout Massachusetts. David has recovered millions of dollars for people injured in cases ranging from simple negligence to the most sophisticated and complex liability cases. As the managing partner of the firm’s personal injury practice, David also oversees the other attorneys and staff at the firm in order to ensure that every case gets the attention it deserves.

While David has developed a reputation for achieving consistently outstanding results on behalf of injured people, he is probably best known for the level of service he provides. He makes...
Steven Charles Goldwyn
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Cambridge, MA Criminal Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(800) 481-6199 689 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Juvenile and White Collar Crime
Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
Christopher B. Coughlin
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Boston, MA Criminal Law Lawyer
(844) 268-4454 35 India Street
Suite 3
Boston, MA 02110
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
New England Law | Boston
Stephen Neyman Esq.
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For more than 30 years, I have been dedicated to protecting the rights of the accused. I provide tough advocacy to fight criminal charges! Visit my website for testimonials and case results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Christopher W. Spring Esq.
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Massachusetts Criminal Law Attorney with 18 years experience

I am a former Middlesex County assistant district attorney. My entire practice is dedicated to defending people accused of crimes. I practice in every superior and district court in Eastern Massachusetts. I am an... Read More »
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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.