I have been practicing for 26 years and have been recognized for being a zealous... more
I have been practicing for 26 years and have been recognized for being a zealous advocate for my clients. I pride myself on maintaining a high level of ethical standards, and an excellent level of service to my clients. While I respect those who do court appointed work, my practice is limited to those who are capable of retaining an attorney. --- I have been practicing for over 26 years... view profile
Criminal Defense Practice Our MA law firm specializes in criminal law cases after... more
Criminal Defense Practice Our MA law firm specializes in criminal law cases after conviction. We handle appeals, motions for a new trial, motions to revise and revoke sentences, guilty plea withdrawals, parole hearings, commutation petitions, and federal habeas petitions. Wrongful Conviction Practice We also handle civil wrongful conviction MA cases under a new statute that... view profile
Patrick J. Heffernan is a graduate of Connecticut College and New England School of... more
Patrick J. Heffernan is a graduate of Connecticut College and New England School of Law and he is licensed to practice law in both Massachusetts and Maine. Attorney Heffernan began his legal career as a Paralegal in the Criminal Appeals Division of the Massachusetts Attorney Generals Office. During his tenure at the Attorney Generals Office, Attorney Heffernan gained exposure to a vast arra... view profile
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.
Criminal Defense Attorneys in cities near Hathorne, MA