Essex County, Massachusetts DUI Lawyers

Robert D. Lewin
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Alexander Conley
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DUI/OUI Attorney that will fight for the best results in your case!

A DUI/OUI, is a serious matter, and should be treated as such. I will zealously defend OUI charges, with a focus on client communication and client-driven results. Contact me today for a free consultation! Read More »
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Lefteris K. Travayiakis
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Free Consultation! Aggressive & Successful DUI Lawyer! Ready to Defend You!

I bring a wealth of experience and skill to DUI defense cases. I will treat your case with the utmost importance and priority! Visit my website to see case settlements and verdicts, or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Matthew M. Foti
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Richard E. Clark Esq.
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney with 11 years experience
(603) 431-0009 Attorneys At Law
79 State Street (non-mailing)
Newburyport, MA 01950
DUI, Criminal, Family and Personal Injury
New England Law | Boston
Attorney Clark is a New Hampshire seacoast native. Mr. Clark focuses his practice in personal injury, auto accidents, spinal, neck & back injuries, DWI, criminal matters, divorce, business law and civil litigation.

Attorney Clark has successfully achieved millions of dollars in injury awards.

He is admitted to practice law in New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

Mr. Clark completed DWI Trial Defense training at Harvard Law School. Attorney Clark was a private criminal contract defense attorney appointed to the Newburyport District Court from 2008-2012. He is certified in criminal defense representation by the Commonwealth of MA, Essex County Bar Advocates. Attorney...
Stephen Neyman Esq.
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200 Sutton Street
Suite 231
North Andover, MA 01845
Free ConsultationEssex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 31 years experience
DUI, Criminal, 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...
Joseph B. Simons
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 6 years experience
(978) 741-7000 30 Church Street
Suite 202
Salem, MA 01970
DUI, Appeals, Criminal and Domestic Violence
Suffolk University Law School
Successfully defending people against criminal charges in Boston and throughout Massachusetts.
David R. Yannetti
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 30 years experience
(978) 498-4029 16 Front St #203
Salem, MA 01970
Free ConsultationDUI, Appeals, Criminal and Domestic Violence
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...
Christopher DiBella
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney with 14 years experience
(978) 258-7600 300 Brickstone Square, Suite 201
Andover, MA 01810
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
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...
Alexander Conley
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(978) 406-9090 153 Andover St
Suite 205
Danvers, MA 01923
Free ConsultationEssex County, MA DUI Lawyer
DUI, Appeals and Criminal
New England Law | Boston
Attorney Alexander Conley is an experienced criminal defense and OUI attorney, representing clients throughout Massachusetts. Attorney Conley represents clients charged with crimes throughout Massachusetts, including assault crimes, drug crimes, OUI offenses, sex crimes, property crimes, and theft crimes. Attorney Conley also represents clients in criminal appeals in front of the Massachusetts Appeals Court and the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts.

Attorney Conley graduated manga cum laude from New England Law | Boston. During law school, Attorney Conley worked for a judge in Boston, as well for the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.

Attorney Conley grew up in North Carolina, where he graduated magna...
Stephen Forlizzi
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney with 41 years experience
491 Maple Street, Suite 106
Danvers, MA 01923
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
New England Law | Boston
Attorney Stephen M. Forlizzi has been representing the rights of accident victims in Massachusetts for over 30 years. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to every case he handles resulting in the best possible recovery for his clients. Over the last three decades he has successfully handled virtually all types of personal injury cases, from the simple to the complex. His goal is to bring about a swift resolution of your claim in a professional yet personable manner, keeping you, the client, well informed, and at ease throughout. Willing and capable of fighting for your rights, Attorney Forlizzi...
Clint B. Muche
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 11 years experience
(800) 581-6940 15 Johnson Street
Lynn, MA 01902-0000
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Landlord Tenant and Traffic Tickets
Attorney Muche graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 2002 with a dual concentration in Legal Studies and Political Science. He attended Suffolk University Law School in Boston, Massachusetts, graduating with honors in 2007. Attorney Muche earned the Jurisprudence award, given for the highest grade in each first year course, in both Contracts and Property. While attending law school, Attorney Muche interned for the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office and participated in the Suffolk University Law School Prosecutor’s Clinic. Attorney Muche served as an Assistant District Attorney in Essex County from January 2008 until January 2011. As a prosecutor he conducted...
Michael Bencal
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer
(978) 741-2889 265 Essex St
Suite 301
Salem, MA 01970
DUI, Consumer, Criminal and Landlord Tenant
Massachusetts School of Law
Specializing in Criminal Law, Landlord/Tenant Law, and Civil Rights Law. Retired Federal Civil Rights officer with extensive experience in motor vehicle law. Office is conveniently located in downtown Salem and close to parking and the Salem court complex.
Raymond Buso
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer
(978) 590-8124 15 Church Street
Salem, MA 01970
Free ConsultationDUI and Criminal
Raymond Buso has more than 35 years of experience, 10 of which were spent as a criminal prosecutor, which gives him an upper hand when it comes to your defense. He has tried more than 500 cases and understands the court system inside and out. Mr. Buso has a reputation for taking on difficult felony cases and winning, and he is ready to fight for you. Contact Raymond Buso, Attorney at Law today!
David C Newton Esq.
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney with 10 years experience
(617) 466-6068 102 Bridge Road
Salisbury, MA 01952
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Divorce and Personal Injury
Boston University School of Law
The Newton Law Firm and attorney David C. Newton are proud to serve Greater Boston and the Boston's North Shore, offering a variety of legal services to help his clients and protect their rights. Description I served in the U.S. Marine Corps for five years. After serving honorably in the U.S. Marine Corps, I graduated magna cum laude from State University of New York College at Brockport with a B.S. in Business and Economics. I then continued on to obtain my law degree cum laude from Boston University School of Law. After obtaining my law degree I worked as an associate at Goodwin...
Michael Cupoli III
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 12 years experience
(978) 526-9600 11 Beach Street
Manchester, MA 01944
Free ConsultationDUI, Divorce, Employment and Family
As a small firm, we are able to to offer you the individual attention you need and deserve. Each client at Cupoli Law is treated with dignity, respect, and offered a compassionate ear coupled with skilled and determined legal representation. Our goal at Cupoli Law is to provide the highest level of customer service to our clients, providing effective solutions to your legal needs and zealously advocating for your rights.
Kevin Prendergast
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney with 20 years experience
(888) 499-8065 30 Church Street
Suite 202
Salem, MA 01970-3779
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
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.
Robert D. Lewin
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 48 years experience
(978) 258-3520 793 Turnpike St
#2
North Andover, MA 01845
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Boston University School of Law
Daniel Kleven Gelb
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney with 15 years experience
(617) 345-0010 900 Cummings Center
Suite 207-V
Boston, MA 01915
DUI, Administrative, Criminal and Domestic Violence
Boston College Law School
Mr. Matthew Colleran
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 31 years experience
(978) 948-3772 21 Summer Street
Rowley, MA 01969
DUI, Arbitration & Mediation, Employment and Family
Suffolk University Law School
Also streamlined adjudication of these cases by negotiating time limits for underinsurers to pursue collection activities. Mounted and prevailed in the first challenge to the MA Registry of Motor Vehicles’ directives and procedures in OUI hearings, which led to the Registry modifying them. By working through the U.S. military justice system as well as N.H. Probate Court, secured the first-ever appointment of a guardian ad litem for the children of a totally incapacitated veteran against the wishes of their mother. Obtained cooperation of numerous senior military officers and staff, including members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Authored a...
Stephen P. O'Malley Jr.
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney with 23 years experience
(857) 317-8080 85 Exchange St
#206
Lynn, MA 01901
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal and Domestic Violence
Suffolk University Law School
Attorney Stephen O’Malley has two decades of experience focusing on litigation and criminal defense.
Attorney O’Malley has received numerous awards and certificates throughout his law career, including Cum Laude, Commencement Speaker For Suffolk Law School, named runner up as Lynn’s favorite Lawyer

Attorney O’Malley practice includes:

209A Hearings Shoplifting
Defense with DCF investigations Drug charges
Malicious Destruction Of Property Resisting Arrest
Traffic Violations Credit Card Fraud
Domestic Assault Allegations Assault & Battery
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Michael J Baldassarre
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 25 years experience
(978) 465-5158 102 Bridge Road, Suite 2K
Salisbury, MA 01952
Free ConsultationDUI, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Personal Injury
Jeffrey Karp
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney with 26 years experience
Attorney Jeffrey T. Karp, P.C.
54 State Street, 2nd Floor
Newburyport, MA 01950
DUI, Appeals, Business and Criminal
Mr Patrick F. Bull
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 11 years experience
(978) 457-9090 248 Broadway
Haverhill, MA 01832
Free ConsultationDUI, Consumer, Criminal and Personal Injury
Attorney Patrick Bull works to help injured clients. From Landlord Tenant claims, to injuries from car accidents, truck accidents, slip and fall claims, attorney Patrick Bull can help you get the compensation you deserve. See www.pfbulll.com for more details.
Kim Carnevale
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer
(978) 412-2141 2 Margin Street
Unit383
Salem, MA 01970
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Family
New England School of Law and George Washington University
H. Ernest Stone
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney with 23 years experience
(978) 969-2890 900 Cummings Center
Suite 205-U
Beverly, MA 01915
DUI, Appeals, Criminal and Personal Injury
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Daniel Gindes
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 28 years experience
(978) 741-4320 16 Front Street
Suite 208
Salem, MA 01970
Free ConsultationDUI, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Personal Injury
Boston University School of Law
A drunk driving charge, financial troubles, a serious accident – no one expects these things to happen – but they do. And they can make you feel anxious, overwhelmed, or unsure of where to turn. Our office can help. Attorney Gindes has the experience you need to get your life back on track. We will handle your situation quickly, quietly, and effectively, and we promise to treat you with the respect and confidentiality you deserve. As an established Massachusetts courtroom lawyer representing clients in both state and federal courts, Attorney Gindes has extensive experience in all types of litigation,...
Ogor Okoye
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Essex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 15 years experience
(781) 596-0151 147 Munroe St
Lynn, MA 01901
DUI, Appeals, Criminal and Environmental
Thomas A Brant
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney
(617) 765-4903 100 Cummings Center
Suite 207-P
Beverly, MA 01915
DUI and Criminal
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Jennifer L. Andrade
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Essex County, MA DUI Attorney
(978) 681-8600 89 Main Street
North Andover, MA 01845
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Education
Attorney Jennifer Andrade is a dedicated and caring attorney who offers zealous and aggressive representation in court. Her practice is focused on criminal defense, special education law, and all issues of divorce & family law. As a former prosecutor she has tried a significant number of cases before a jury and has handled hundreds of criminal matters. Attorney Andrade maintains two offices for the convenience of her clients. Please call to schedule an appointment today in either our North Andover office or our Cambridge, MA office!
Dakota Martin
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(617) 657-4529 35 India Street
Suite 300
Boston, MA 02110
Free ConsultationSuffolk County, MA DUI Lawyer with 11 years experience
DUI, Criminal, 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....
Christopher Murphy
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Middlesex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 19 years experience
(617) 387-7000 537 Broadway
EVERETT, MA 02149
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Massachusetts School of Law
Attorney Murphy began working for law office in 1997 as an unpaid intern. Shortly thereafter Chris was hired as a paid paralegal while he attended law school. Upon obtaining his license to practice law in 1999, Chris was hired as an associate attorney with our office. Since that time, Chris has climbed every possible rung on the corporate ladder and is now the managing partner of our law firm. That long climb, allowed Chris to work with our clients on every level and on every type of legal matter.

From day one, Chris has always employed a...
Matthew M. Foti
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Suffolk County, MA DUI Attorney with 3 years experience
(617) 830-2188 98 N Washington St
#305
Boston, MA 02114
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Suffolk University Law School
William D. Kickham Esq.
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(781) 320-0062 101 Federal St
#1900
Boston, MA 02110
Free ConsultationSuffolk County, MA DUI Lawyer with 31 years experience
DUI, Criminal, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Suffolk University Law School
Attorney William Kickham has more than 20 years of legal practice from diverse positions in law and media, providing counsel on a wide range of legal and trial issues, in both the civil and criminal arenas. Mr. Kickham presently practices law in his own firm in Westwood, Massachusetts, and until recently was the Executive Producer and host of his own TV talk show, At The Bar, previously broadcast on the Comcast network in the suburban Boston market, discussing a variety of legal and litigation issues within Massachusetts and nationally. In his diverse legal roles, Mr. Kickham has...
Frank Fernandez
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Suffolk County, MA DUI Attorney with 26 years experience
(617) 393-0250 4 Longfellow Pl, #3502
Boston, MA 02114
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal, 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...
Aidan Murphy
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Middlesex County, MA DUI Lawyer with 11 years experience
(617) 387-7000 537 Broadway
Everett, MA 02149
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal 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...
Ismail Mohammed
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Suffolk County, MA DUI Lawyer with 14 years experience
(617) 532-1911 Suite 302
Boston, MA 02110
DUI, Criminal, Divorce and Immigration
Massachusetts School of Law
Ismail Mohammed founded The Law Office of Ismail Mohammed in 2004 to offer legal services in the field of criminal defense and immigration in Boston, Massachusetts having earned his Juris Doctor degree from Massachusetts School of Law at Andover in 2000. It was from there that he became a bar advocate with the Middlesex Defense attorneys since 2005 representing mainly indigent clients. At the Law Office of Ismail Mohammed, we are passionate about representing all clients in criminal defense and immigration cases. We help families, individuals and companies with visa applications, green card applications, citizenship/naturalization and cancellation from deportation/removal...
Patrick J. Murphy, Esq.
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Suffolk County, MA DUI Attorney with 25 years experience
(617) 367-0450 1 S Market St
4th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal and Domestic Violence
New England Law | Boston
Christopher B. Coughlin
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Suffolk County, MA DUI Lawyer
(844) 268-4454 35 India Street
Suite 3
Boston, MA 02110
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal and White Collar Crime
New England Law | Boston
Steven John Topazio
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Suffolk County, MA DUI Lawyer with 33 years experience
(617) 422-5803 44 School Street, Suite 1000
Boston, MA 02108
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal 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 25 year legal career, Attorney Topazio has acquired the knowledge, courtroom savvy and legal expertise from countless courtroom battles to become one of Boston's Top Lawyers.
Peter M Merrigan
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Suffolk County, MA DUI Attorney
(617) 391-9001 268 Summer Street, LL
Boston, MA 02210
DUI, Construction, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
New England Law | Boston
As a founding partner of Sweeney Merrigan Law LLP in Boston, I have years of experience handling all different types of personal injury claims and will get you the compensation you deserve.
Inga Bernstein
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Suffolk County, MA DUI Attorney with 25 years experience
(617) 742-6020 65A Atlantic Ave
Boston, MA 02110
DUI, Civil Rights, Criminal and Employment
Harvard Law School
Inga Bernstein represents individuals in employment and criminal defense cases. She is an experienced trial lawyer who fights for every client, winning and favorably resolving many cases over her two decades as an attorney.

Criminal defense has been a centerpiece of Inga’s career since she first began to practice law. Her criminal practice covers the spectrum from state district court to the U.S. Supreme Court. In her criminal practice, Inga holds the government’s feet to the fire: she makes sure the government bears its burden of both proving its case and of demonstrating that the police and other law enforcement did...
John C. Olivieri Esq
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Middlesex County, MA DUI Attorney with 5 years experience
(877) 385-4179 45 Prospect Street
Central Square
Cambridge, MA 02139
Free ConsultationDUI, Criminal and Traffic Tickets
American University
Welcome to JCO Law Firm. We are a Massachusetts Criminal Defense Law Firm, based in Cambridge serving the Greater Boston area, Middlesex county, and Essex county. We provide our clients comprehensive criminal defense solutions covering the entire spectrum of criminal charges with key core specializations in traffic ticket defense, DUI defense, and drug related offenses. Our mission is to provide top-rate criminal defense at an affordable price. No matter what your charge (or your budget), we guarantee you the best criminal defense available. At JCO Law Firm, our Boston Criminal Attorneys fight harder than anyone else to make sure you...
Eliot Brais
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Suffolk County, MA DUI Lawyer
(800) 499-0551 8 Faneuil Hall Marketplace
3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02109
Free ConsultationDUI, Business, Criminal and Estate Planning
New England Law | Boston
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Arrested or charged with a DUI or DWI?

Driving under the influence (DUI) means operating a motor vehicle after consuming alcohol or drugs that have impaired a person's mental or motor skills. In most states, a person will be considered "impaired" if they exhibit objective signs of intoxication, or if they have a blood alcohol content of .08 or higher. Many states also have zero tolerance laws for drivers under 21, where any non-zero BAC level constitutes an offense. Most states also hold commercial drivers, such as truck drivers, to a more rigorous standard.

Law enforcement officers use a variety of tests, such as field sobriety tests and breathalyzers, to determine whether a driver is impaired by alcohol. In some jurisdictions, you have a right to refuse some of these tests, but in other jurisdictions you may be required to submit to them. It is important to know the law in your particular state, and to consult a DUI attorney if you are facing charges.

DUI lawyers are criminal defense attorneys focused on representing clients facing DUI/DWI/OWI charges. Each state has different DUI laws. An experienced DUI lawyer will be able to evaluate the case against you and present your options on how to best limit the impact of the charges against you. DUI lawyers also handle related cases such as driver's license reinstatement and DUI record expungement.


Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC): The percentage of alcohol in a person's blood.

Field Sobriety Test: Any one of several roadside tests that can be used to determine whether a driver is impaired.