Mr. DeMello focuses his practice on automobile accident, construction site accident and general negligence cases. As a litigator with experience in Massachusetts District and Superior Courts and Federal District Court, Mr. DeMello's chief aim is obtaining results for his clients.
"I prepare every case as if we are going to trial because that's the best way to get results from defendants and insurers."
Mr. DeMello earned his law degree from Suffolk University Law School, where he graduated summa cum laude. He had the honor of being invited to serve as Note Editor on the Suffolk University Law Review. During law school, Mr. DeMello served as a Student Prosecutor at the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office, and as a law clerk at the Administrative Office of the Trial Court. Mr. DeMello earned his bachelor's degree, cum laude, from Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts.
Born in Somerset, Massachusetts, Mr. DeMello is admitted to practice law in both Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
Hourly ($350/hour), contingent (33-38%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)
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|RI||Authorized to practice law||2005||10/30/2015|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Summa Cum Laude Graduate||Suffolk University Law School||2005|
|Jurisprudence Award, Commercial Paper||Suffolk University Law School||2004|
|Jurisprudence Award, Secured Transactions||Suffolk University Law School||2004|
|Jurisprudence Award, Contracts||Suffolk University Law School||2003|
|Jurisprudence Award, Criminal Law||Suffolk University Law School||2003|
|Distinguished Brief, Best Brief Competition||Suffolk University Law School||2003|
|Distinguished Advocate, Oral Advocate Competition||Suffolk University Law School||2003|
|Attorney||Keches Law Group||2006 - Present|
|Attorney||Maglio and Associates||2005 - 2006|
|Prosecutor||Suffolk County District Attorney's Office||2004 - 2005|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Rhode Island Bar Association||Member||2005 - Present|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||Member||2005 - Present|
|Boston Bar Association||Member||2005 - Present|
|Factor Worker Injures Hand||$85,000 Settlement|
|Car Accident - Back Injury||$124,000 Settlement|
|Truck Driver Injures Back||$90,000 Settlement|
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|Suffolk University Law Review||A Method of Direct Action||2005|
|Suffolk University Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2005|
|Stonehill College||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2001|
|American Collegiate Moot Court Competition||Appellate Brief Writing Competition||N/A|