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Boston Globe 2/10/09

Boston Globe 4/14/09 

New York Times 3/11/09

LA Times 2/8/09


Practice areas


  1. Employment: 40%
    14 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    14 years
  3. Civil Rights: 20%
    14 years
  4. Intellectual Property: 10%
    5 years



Hourly ($300/hour), contingent (15-30%)

Attorney endorsements

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  • Alexandra H. Deal

    Attorney Wiesner is one of the most dedicated, thoughtful attorneys with whom I have had the pleasure of working. His willingness to dig into issues and to leave no stone unturned lead to exceptional results for his clients. I frequently recommend him for employment, civil rights, criminal defense, and business litigation matters, and will continue to do so without reservation.


    Alexandra Deal Appeals Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Shapiro, Weissberg and Garin, LLP

90 Canal Street
Boston, MA, 02114-2018

90 Canal Street
Boston, MA, 02114-2018



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Massachusetts Super LawyerMassachusetts Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerNew England Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Rising StarMassachusetts Super Lawyers2011
Rising StarMassachusetts Super Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper LawyersN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Of CounselShapiro, Weissberg & Garin, LLP2015 - Present
PartnerStern, Shapiro, Weissberg & Garin2013 - Present
AttorneyStern, Shapiro, Weissberg & Garin2004 - Present
Adjunct FacultyNortheastern University School of Law2011 - 2011
Clinical Instructor Criminal Defense ClinicNortheastern University School of Law2009 - 2009
PrincipalLaw Offices of Jeffrey Wiesner2004 - 2004
AssociateLaw Offices of Michael Altman2003 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Future Boston AllianceBoard Member2012 - Present
Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2011 - Present
Boston Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Jamaica Plain Neighborhood CouncilElected Representative2011 - 2013
Civic Education ProjectBoard Member2009 - 2010
Graduate of National Criminal Defense CollegeN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Commonwealth v. Shepard Faireyover 30 felonies dismissed
Commonwealth v. Jeffrey SnowConviction reversed
Wimpy Kid Inc. v. Antarctic Presssettled
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Publication nameTitleDate
Mass DissentRethinking Markets and Rethinking Regulation2009
Quint, PublishingsGender Discrimination: It's Not Just Harassment Anymore1998
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of LawN/AN/A2009
Northeastern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Hobart CollegePhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Criminal Advocacy ClinicCriminal Advocacy2011
Criminal Advocacy ClinicCriminal Advocacy2009