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Irvin Rakhlin

About me

Attorney Rakhlin has been zealously advocating for his clients since he was a student in the Boston University School of Law criminal defense clinic. After law school he sharpened his skills as an associate at a well-respected general practice law firm in downtown Boston. Attorney Rakhlin's main focus has been and always will be serving the interests of his clients by providing them with the legal expertise and personalized attention needed to secure the best possible results. When you are faced with a legal problem, being able to depend on your attorney is the best peace of mind available.

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Languages spoken: Russian, English, Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    9 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
  3. Domestic Violence: 25%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Alison F Silber

    I refer my clients to Attorney Rakhlin for criminal representation, because he treats them well and defends their matters successfully. Most recently, I referred an unlikely client who had been framed in a complicated criminal matter. She was very pleased with his representation and he resolved the entire case in two hearings.

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    Alison Silber Child custody Attorney
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  • Vikas S. Dhar

    Irv is a friendly guy and a great lawyer. I've seen him in action, and he provides exceptional service and commitment to his clients. He is well-respected by his colleagues and regarded highly by prosecutors.

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    Vikas Dhar White collar crime Attorney
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Contact info

Rakhlin Law

230 Commercial Street
Boston, MA, 02109

Rakhlin Law

945 Concord Street
Framingham, MA, 01701

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive200707/30/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2016
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalRakhlin Law2011 - Present
AssociateCunha & Holcomb2007 - 2011
ClerkFederal District Court of Massachusetts2006 - 2006
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Boston Bar AssociationCo-chair2007 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Com v. S.H.Not Guilty Verdict
Com v. A.A.Not Guilty Verdict
Com v. R.R.Not Guilty Verdict
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Amherst CollegePolitical Science and SpanishBA - Bachelor of Arts2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MCLE Zealous Advocacy CourseEffective Opening Statements2015
MCLE Zealous Advocacy CourseEffective Bail Arguments2015
A Supersleuth's Guide to Criminal DiscoveryCriminal Discovery Practice2014
Nuts and Bolts of Flat Fee BillingFlat Fee Billing2013
Expert Use of Expert WitnessesExpert Use of Expert Witnesses2012
Governor's Proposal to Alter CPCSGovernor''s Proposal to Alter CPCS2011