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Ilir Kavaja

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Immigration, Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence, Employment & Labor, Violent Crime

About Me

I am an experienced Criminal Defense and Immigration Law Attorney. I fight hard for my clients and get results!


Call me to schedule a consultation and evaluation of your case. I promise to be straightforward and honest in my assesment of your case. I will not sugarcoat anything in order to gain your business. Honesty and trust come first in the way I do business.

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Languages Spoken: Albanian, Italian, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. DUI & DWI: 30%
  2. Immigration: 25%
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
  4. Employment & Labor: 10%
  5. Other: 15%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($125-250/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

28 total 

  • Gazion Kotoni

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Gazion Kotoni Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Emma A. Kremer

    I enthusiastically endorse Attorney Kavaja. I have known Ilir since law school. His inquisitive nature and sharp intellect make him a zealous advocate for any person seeking a criminal defense or immigration attorney. I highly recommend Attorney Kavaja's legal services.

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    Emma Kremer Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Ilir Kavaja

92 State Street
8th Floor
Boston, MA, 02109

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive201104/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Client's Choice AwardAVVO2014
Top Contributor AwardAVVO2013
Top Conributor AwardAVVO2012
Dean's List SchoolarNEL Boston2010
Cum Laude SchoolarSalem State University2008
Alpha Lambda Sigma SchoolarSalem State University2006

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerKavaja Law2012 - Present
Special ProsecutorWorcester County District Attorney2012 - 2012
Law ClerkLaw Office of Thomas S. Kaplanes2010 - 2011
Law ClerkBoston Municipal Court-Roxbury Division2009 - 2009

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Albanian American Law SocietyCo-President2015 - Present
Albanian American Law SocietyBoard of Directors2014 - 2015
Massachusetts Bar AssociationCriminal Justice Section Council Memebr2014 - Present
Albanian American Law SocietyBoard of Directors2013 - 2014
Boston Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Albanian American Law SocietyCharter Member2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Commonwealth v. ZambranoN/A
Commonwealth v. AvantNG
Commonwealth v. HaggertyN/A

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
Salem State CollegePhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts2008

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Mock ArgumentsAppellate Oral Arguments2014
Presentation to new internsThe Basics of Criminal Law2013
Mock Oral Arguments (Judge)Appallate Oral Arguments2013
Perspectives on Law SchoolGoing to Law School: Pros and Cons2011