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Christopher DiBella

Christopher DiBella

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense

About Me


DiBella Law Offices, PC is a full service law firm, dedicated to providing our clients with high quality legal representation that helps them achieve their goals and needs. DiBella Law Offices, P.C. is a respected litigation law firm conveniently located just north of Boston, in Burlington, MA and also on the Massachusetts, New Hampshire border in Methuen, MA. Our size allows us to offer greater personal attention, attorney continuity and cost efficiency, while the sophistication of our practice and dedication of our lawyers enable us to provide superior legal services. Our attorneys are licensed in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Federal District Court and before the United States Supreme Court.


We represent individuals in a broad spectrum of transactions and civil litigation, with particular concentration on personal injury, family, real estate, and criminal law.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Divorce & Separation: 40%
    0 years
  2. Personal Injury: 40%
    0 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
    0 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200-350/hour), Contingent (25-33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Ryan P. Sullivan

    I endorse Attorney DiBella is a contentious and passionate advocate for his clients. Whether it is standing up to prosecutors in the courtroom or filing winning motions, Attorney DiBella is certainly an attorney any client would be lucky to have in their corner. I whole endorse him.

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    Ryan Sullivan Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kenneth M. Homsey

    I endorse this lawyer. He cares about his clients and the law.

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    Kenneth Homsey Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NHAuthorized to practice law201005/12/2011
MAActive200404/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
10 Best under 40American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Top 10 Attorney in MassachusettsNational Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, Inc.2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Top LitigatorsAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2013
Top 40 under 40National Trial Lawyers Association2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Rising StarSuperLawyers2011
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2011
National Honor SocietyBeta Gamma Sigma2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw office of Robert F. Prendergast2004 - 2004
Owner/CEODiBella Law Offices, P.C.2004 - Present
ComplianceJP Morgan Chase2003 - 2004
Prosecuting AttorneyEssex County District Attorney's Office2003 - 2004

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Massachusetts Bar AssociationGeneral Practice Section Council Member2012 - Present
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysN/A2010 - Present
New Hampshire Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present
Real Estate Bar Association for MassachusettsN/A2004 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Dog Bite$135,000.00 Settlement
Assualt and Battery with a Dangeous WeaponCase Dismissed
Dram Shop-Liguor LiabilitySettlement

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
DiBella Law Offices, P.C.Massachusetts Alimony Law2011
DiBella Law Offices, P.C.Alimony: New Standards in the Bay State2011
DiBella Law Offices, P.C.Custody Rights2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Suffolk UniversityBusiness AdministrationMBA2001
Boston UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1999

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Improving your Settlement OffersPersonal Injury2011
First Time Home Buyers SeminarBuying a home2011
Making money in a down real estate marketShortsales and Banruptcy2007
Do I need a will?Wills and Trusts2005