Freedom is one of the most important liberties to United States citizens. However, it can be taken away in the blink of an eye with a criminal conviction. If you’ve been arrested or charged with a criminal offense, you are likely to be anxious, upset, or worried about how to handle your charges.
Our criminal defense attorneys understand these concerns and we are here to provide you with excellent representation and also serve as a counselor to help you through this difficult time. No matter what type of charges you are facing, our defense lawyers will navigate you through the entire criminal justice process from start to finish.
Massachusetts criminal statutes identify a wide range of illegal conduct that is made punishable by sanctions like imprisonment and fines. While many of its criminal laws and sanctions are similar to those of other states, the Commonwealth is unique in a number of ways. For instance, in 2012 63% of Massachusetts voters approved authorization of medical marijuana possession under certain circumstances. The links below provide state-specific laws on a wide range of crimes, including assault, theft, DUI, and drug crimes, penalty ranges, additional resources and how to hire a criminal defense attorney.