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Melvin Alanson Heard

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, DUI & DWI

About Me

Former Prosecutor / Boston College Law School / Experienced Trial Attorney


 


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Criminal Defense: 34%
    1 year
  2. DUI & DWI: 33%
    1 year
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 33%
    1 year

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

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    Mel is an extremely diligent and competent attorney. He is very knowledgeable about the law and works hard for his clients. I have personally recommended him to family in need of his services. I endorse this lawyer.

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    John Mateus Appeals Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Theresa L. Gomes

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Theresa Gomes DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Heard Law Office

71 Commercial Street
Mercantile Wharf Building
Boston, MA, 02109

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive200304/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Dean for a DayBoston College Law School2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHeard Law Office2007 - Present
Assistant District AttorneySuffolk County District Attorney's Office, Boston, Ma2005 - 2007
Banking and Finance AssociateRiemer & Braunstein, LLP2002 - 2003

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Malicious Destruction of PropertyDismissed

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Naval Law ReviewMilitary Commissions: A Legal and Just Means of Trying Suspected Terrorists2002

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston College Law SchoolLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Colgate UniversityHistory/EnglishBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A