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Attorney Damian N. Riddle has been practicing law in Massachusetts for 10 years.  He focuses his practice of law on Criminal Defense and Family Law.  Attorney Riddle recognized early in his career that his true passion is the protection of individual rights.  He has represented hundreds of individuals in almost every county in the Commonwealth.

His Criminal Law practice includes but is not limited to: DUI, firearms and weapons offenses, trafficking, distribution and possession of drugs, assault and battery, assault to murder, attempted murder, larceny, armed robbery, rape and other sex crimes.

His Family Law practice encompasses divorce, mediation, care and custody actions, paternity actions, modifications complaints, contempt complaints, pre nuptial agreements, grandparents’ rights of visitation and other areas of domestic relations.

Attorney Riddle has had the privilege of representing some of the Commonwealth’s finest citizens including fellow lawyers, police officers, physicians, correctional officers, nurses, firemen, court officers, executives, laborers, housewives and students.  Attorney Riddle is in Court on a daily basis, which enables him to build strong relationships with court personnel and his peers.

Attorney Riddle believes that each of his clients deserve the best legal representation that an attorney can provide.  The keys to success and effective representation are knowledge of the law, experience, and thorough investigation and preparation.  Each client will be assured that every issue will be examined thoroughly and every case will be prepared extensively.


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Contact info

Riddle & Associates

344 Summer Street
Fitchburg, MA, 01420

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
  2. Divorce: 40%



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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    I endorse this lawyer. He is a highly skilled attorney and a well respected member of the legal community.


    Michael Monopoli Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Matthew T. Desrochers

    Attorney riddle has extensive knowledge regarding criminal matters and divorce matters. I consistently rely on his advise and counsel when I have issues related to my existing clients. I would 100% trust his advise.


    Matthew Desrochers Chapter 7 bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2011
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2010
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyRiddle & Associates2001 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Worcester County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Commonwealth v. HardyDismissed
Commonwealth v. RamosNot Guilty
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Massachusetts School of Law at AndoverN/AJD - Juris Doctor2000