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The Law Offices of Russell J Matson, PC is dedicated to criminal and drunk driving defense.


He has been defending criminal and drunk driving cases for 20 years and wrote a book on winning at a Clerk Magistrate's Hearing.


He has won more than 2/3s of the OUI cases he has taken to trial. We offer our clients representation at Registry Hearings to help them get a Hardship License, at no extra cost.


Our goal is to get you through the difficult process of a criminal charge quickly and painlessly, back on the road, and back to your life. Call me a free case evaluation on a DUI or criminal charge in Massachusetts.


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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    20 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    20 years, 400 cases



Fixed (always), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Peter Charles Biberstein

    Russell Matson is an intelligent and knowledgeable attorney with years of experience in the court room. I endorse this lawyer.


    Peter Biberstein Personal Injury Attorney
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  • Edward B Tayter

    I endorse this attorney. Russ is an experienced litigator and is dedicated to helping his clients.


    Edward Tayter DUI & DWI Attorney
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Contact info

Law Offices of Russell J Matson, PC

44 Adams Street
Suite 5
Braintree, MA, 02184-1939


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
SFST CertificationWalden Platt and Associates2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLaw office of Russell J Matson P.C1997 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseGeneral Member2000 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2000 - Present
Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard of DirectorsN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Dorchester DUI Trial November 2009Not Guilty
OUI Drugs WorcesterDismissal
Westboro District Court Charge: DUI Result: Case DismissedDismissed
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northeastern University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
CLE ProgramsRepresenting the OUI Client2011
Representing the OUI ClientOUI Defense Panel - Continuing Legal Education for Mass Attorneys2009
Representing the OUI ClientTips for Defense Attorneys in Fighting Drunk Driving Charges2007
Driver's Licensing ProblemsDriver's license issues as they relate to OUI charges2006