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Alexander Cain was born and raised in the Merrimack Valley Region of
Massachusetts.  He graduated from Central Catholic High School in 1989
and from Merrimack College 1993 with a degree in economics.  In 1996, he
received his juris doctorate from New England School of Law.  From 1997
to 2004, he was a prosecutor with the Essex County District Attorney's
Office.  Between 1998 and 2001, he supervised the District Attorney's
Office located at the fifth busiest court in the Commonwealth of
Massachusetts, Lawrence District Court.  From 2001 to 2004, Attorney
Cain was a superior court prosecutor, handling the prosecution of major
felonies, including rape, arson, trafficking in narcotics, motor vehicle
theft and vehicular homicides.  He was also entrusted with the
prosecution of gang, firearm and white collar crimes, coordinated with
Federal authorities in the take down of several violent street gangs and
served as the liaison to the United States Attorney's Office in


2004, Alex left the District Attorney's Office to open his own
firm.  Attorney Cain has devoted his entire practice solely to the field
of criminal defense ... federal and state and trial and appellate. 
Attorney Cain has tried countless criminal misdemeanor and felony
matters on the juvenile, district and superior court levels.  His
current clients include those charged with arson, murder, rape, assault
and battery, drunken driving (OUI/DWI), larceny, robbery and narcotic


Attorney Cain today for highly skilled, extremely knowledgeable
representation.  Attorney Cain is committed to helping you receive the
representation you deserve. Feel free to contact us anytime – 24 hours a
day, 7 days a week. We will make every effort to return phone and
e-mail inquiries promptly. Flexible appointments are available upon
request. Se Habla Espanol. Interpreters available if needed.  


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas

  1. DUI & DWI: 40%
  2. Child Abuse: 30%
  3. Federal Crime: 20%
  4. Domestic Violence: 10%



Fixed (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Socrates de La Cruz

    I endorse this lawyer. i have known Attorney Cain for over 15 years, as a prosecutor and in private practice, he is a great attorney who fights hard to protect the rights of his clients.


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Contact info

451 Andover Street
Suite 205
North Andover, MA, 01845



Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Suspension
    issued in MA, 2015


    This status means that an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a specific period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
40 Under 40 Upcoming ProfessionalsMVB Magazine2010
Billy Robertson Service AwardLawrence Boys Club2007
Certificate of Special Congressional RecognitionUnited States Congress2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1996
Merrimack CollegeEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1993
Central Catholic High SchoolN/AN/A1989