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Jason Y. Chan

Jason Y. Chan

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Immigration, Personal Injury, Sex Crime

About Me

Attorney Chan is an experienced attorney who has tried over 50 cases in Massachusetts State Court. As an Assistant District Attorney, Attorney Chan served his community and gained unparalleled court room experience. Now he is serving his community in another way, by protecting the rights of people just like you.

In his practice, Attorney Chan represents clients in several areas of the law, including personal injury, immigration, criminal and other related areas. In addition to providing legal services, Attorney Chan also provides services as a notary public, assists in obtaining licenses, fills out forms (legal and non-legal in nature), and helps Chinese speakers with various services.


Languages Spoken: Cantonese

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Immigration: 32%
  2. Criminal Defense: 32%
  3. Personal Injury: 31%
    6 years
  4. Sex Crime: 5%



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

19 total 

  • Peter McKillop Merrigan

    I endorse this lawyer. Excellent attorney.


    Peter Merrigan Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Steven John Topazio

    I endorse Jason. He is a well-respected Criminal Defense Attorney who does not back down from a challenge.


    Steven Topazio Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Jason Chan

77 Franklin Street, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA, 02110

77 Franklin Street
Boston, MA, 02110

Law Offices of Jason Chan

285 Main Street, Suite 1
Worcester, MA, 01608




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Law Service AwardNew England School of Law2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant District AttorneyWorcester District Attorney's Office2007 - 2009
Legislative AideSenator Richard T. Moore2004 - 2005

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Massachusetts Bar AssociationYoung Lawyers Representative2011 - Present
Asian American Lawyers of MassachusettsAALAM Delegate2011 - Present
Governor's Asian American CommissionBoard MemberN/A
Kwong Kow Chinese SchoolBoard MemberN/A
Massachusetts Bar Association, Immigration Law Steering CommitteeN/AN/A
Massachusetts Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionN/AN/A
Massachusetts Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Boston Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Worcester County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
asian american bar association massachusettsN/AN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Commonwealth v. John Doecase dismissed
BMC Assault and BatteryCase Dismissed

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Publication NameTitleDate
Massachusetts Criminal Defense Law BlogMA Top Ten Reasons You Do Not Need a Criminal Lawyer2011
Massachusetts Criminal Defense Law BlogMassachusetts Discovery Rules Protects Against Surprise Evidence2011
Massachusetts Criminal Defense Law BlogShould you testify at your criminal trial in Massachusetts?2011
Massachusetts Criminal Defense Law Blog10 Rights You Are Giving Up When Pleading Guilty in MA2011
Massachusetts Criminal Defense Law BlogShould a MA jury be concerned about the sentence or punishment?2011
Massachusetts Criminal Defense Law BlogMassachusetts Rape Crime2011
New England Journal of International & Comparative LawDecriminalization of Prostitution in China2007

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northeastern UniversityPolitcal Science and PsychologyBachelor of ArtsN/A
New England School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Boston Chinatown Senior Citizens MeetingCriminal Law2011
Middlesex Bar Association District Court PracticeDistrict Court Practice2009
District Court Criminal PracticePracticing in the district court2009
Boston University Mock TrialTrial Techniques2009