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Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
    19 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    19 years
  3. Employment: 10%
    19 years
  4. Appeals: 8%
    19 years
  5. Other: 12%
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Payment

Fees:

Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jennifer Holly O'Brien

    Bill is an exceptional appellate attorney who can easily recognize appealable issues in any case. He has the ability to think outside the box with the ability to present unique and new issues of law on appeal. I highly recommend him.

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    Jennifer O'Brien Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse William. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

The Law Office of William S. Smith

997 Main Street
P.O. Box 282
Holden, MA, 01520

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive199706/26/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Continuing Legal Ed Book- MCLE's Trying Drug Cases (Author)Association for Continuing Legal Education2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Office of William S. Smith1997 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Worcester County Bar AssociationN/A1997 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Commonwealth v. Brazeau, 64 Mass. App. Ct. 65 (2005)Judgment for Client
[Client Name Redacted]Drunk Driving Charges Dismissed
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Trying Drug Cases in MassachusettsWarrantless Search and Seizure2009
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Massachusetts School of Law at AndoverLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual Conference- Youthful Offender CasesHandling Juvenile Gun Cases2013
Criminal Appeals ConferenceChallenging Cases Involving the Right to Confront Witnesses2011
Greater Lowell Bar AssociationPreserving the Record at Trial & Objections2010
Criminal Appeals Conference, BostonUsing Creative Non-Fiction for More Effective Legal Writing2009