Marisa A. DeFranco

Marisa A. DeFranco

Immigration Attorney
Middleton, MA




No Misconduct

Answers and Advice

2 questions answered.

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees


Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

Showing 0 of 0 client reviews


Showing 1 of 1 peer endorsement

Diann Mary Slavit
Diann Slavit

Topsfield, MA

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.Marisa is a true professional. She is very committed to doing the best job she can do in anything she pursues. Marisa is a very...
Show more



1996 License Status: Active for the state of Massachusetts.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/14/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 3 job entries
2009 – present

DeFranco Law


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1996 JD - Juris Doctor, Cum Laude in Law

Suffolk University Law School


Showing 1 of 2 awards

2011 Top Woman of Law

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly


Showing 1 of 5 association entries

2008- 2012 Commissioner (appointed by State Senate President)

Massachuetts Commission on the Status of Women

Show more



Showing 2 of 5 publications

2013 OP ED: Dole Out Work Visas Fairly

Boston Herald

2011 America grants a gay, deaf Ugandan asylum

LGBT Asylum News

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 5 occasions

2012 2012 Presidential Debates- Analyst

at CBS Boston, Nightside with Dan Rea

2012 Keynote Speaker-Candidate for U.S. Senate

at Cape & Islands Democratic Council Jefferson Jackson Dinner

Show more