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Stephen T. Novick

Stephen T. Novick

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

About Me

Attorney Stephen T. Novick understands the severity of a criminal charge which is why he has dedicated his firm to the practice of it. He is a former police officer and police prosecutor who understands the justice system. He has been trained in investigation techniques as well as interrogation, interview and racial profiling. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the United States Supreme Court Bar Association, the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Attorney Novick was admitted to practice law before the Supreme Court in 2008, a high honor for an attorney. He not only has extensive experience in legal practice, but has pursued a high level of education in it receiving a BS in Law Enforcement, an MS in Criminal Justice Administration, MBA and his Juris Doctor from New England School of Law. He excels in the study practice of criminal defense, and shares his strong comprehension of it by teaching graduate level criminal law and criminal justice classes. 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    12 years, 1 thousand cases



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Stephen. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kristen Farrell Bonavita

    I endorse this lawyer. Excellent attorney.


    Kristen Bonavita Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Novick & Associates, LLC

60 State Street
Suite 700
Boston, MA, 02109




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
CertificationLead Counsel2014
Special Recognition-General MembershipNational Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2013
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2013
Massachusetts Rising StarBoston Magazine2013
Rising StarMassachusetts Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Special Recognition-General MembershipNational College for DUI Defense2012
Who's WhoBiltmore2012
Bar AdmissionUnited States Supreme Court2008
Zealous Advocacy in the District & Juvenile CourtsCommittee for Public Counsel Services2005
Dean's List-MBASuffolk University2004
Dean's List-JDNew England School of Law2003
Dean's List-JDNew England School of Law2002
Medal of ValorWebster Police Department2000
Dean's List-BSLEWestern New England University1998

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Criminal Defense LawyerNovick & Associates, LLC2015 - Present
AttorneyKeegan & Novick, P.C.2012 - 2015
Criminal Justice FacultyNortheastern University2004 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Stephen T. Novick2003 - 2012
Police OfficerLarge Metropolitan Boston Area Police Department1993 - 2004
Corrections OfficerCounty Sheriff's Office1991 - 1993


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersAttorney Member2012 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseGeneral Membership2011 - Present
Northeastern University Faculty AssociationMember2009 - Present
United States Supreme Court Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2003 - Present
Suffolk Lawyers for JusticePanel Member2003 - Present
Suffolk County Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Norfolk County Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2003 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Commonwealth v. HHAll Charges Dismissed
Commonwealth v. JTAll Charges Dismissed!
Commonwealth v. GHNo Probation Violation Found!

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk UniversityBusiness AdministrationMBA2005
New England School of LawLawJuris Doctorate2003
Western New England CollegeCriminal Justice AdministrationMSCJA1999
Western New England UniversityLaw EnforcementBSLE1996

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
WebinarLaw/Criminal Justice2013
Graduate Level College ClassNegotiation, Mediation, Facilitation2012
Graduate Level College ClassNegotiation, Mediation, & Facilitation2012