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Michael Joseph Iacopino

About me

Experience when you need it most. I have spent more than 30 years representing and protecting accused persons from the enormous power of the government. My practice includes the representation of accused persons in federal and state courts on every type of criminal charge. I have also been privileged to serve the legal profession. I was president of the New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NHACDL) for six years. I continue to serve on the Board of Directors for NHACDL. I also served on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) for six years. I continue to serve NACDL as the Chair or Co-Chair of several NACDL committees.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    31 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
    31 years
  3. Administrative Law: 15%
    28 years
  4. Litigation: 5%
    31 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($275-300/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Brennan Lenehan

85 Brook Street
Manchester, NH, 03104

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NHAuthorized to practice law198404/20/2010
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Presidential CommendationNational Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2010
Presidential CommendationNational Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2008
Champion of JusticeNew Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2006
Presidential CommendationNational Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Staff AttorneyNew Hampshire Public Defender Program1984 - 1987
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Hampshire Commission to Study the Death PenaltyMember2009 - Present
New Hampshire Public Defender Program, Inc.Board of Directors, Secretary2009 - Present
Joint Legislative Commission to Study the Scope of Criminal Street GangMember2008 - 2009
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Council of AffiliatesCo-chair2006 - 2008
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Sex Offender Policy Task ForceChair2006 - Present
New Hampshire Association for JusticeMember2005 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, State Legislation CommitteeCo-Chair2005 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Board of DirectorsDirector2004 - 2010
New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense LawyersPresident2003 - 2008
New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense LawyersTreasurer2000 - 2003
Joint Legislative Committee to Study the Efficient System of Criminal Prosecution in the District and Superior CourtsMember1995 - 1995
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1993 - Present
Manchester Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present
New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1985 - Present
New Hampshire Bar AssociationMember1984 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of New Hampshire v. Deborah KeddyNot Guilty
State of NH v. Raymond WelchAll counts DISMISSED
United States v. Henry WhiteNot Guilty
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
University of New HampshireEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1980