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Brian Palmucci is a founding attorney of the Quincy criminal defense law firm, South Shore Criminal Defense.  Attorney Palmucci earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and went on to receive his Juris Doctorate degree at the New England School of Law.


Attorney Palmucci began his career working in the District Attorney’s Office and prosecuting for thousands of criminal cases, from simple misdemeanors, to OUI/DUI charges carrying a life sentence.  Since then, he has worked on many more cases as a state prosecutor, Assistant District Attorney, Counsel at the Department of Correction, and Special Assistant Attorney General.


Attorney Palmucci currently practices criminal and civil law throughout the state of Massachusetts at his private firm.  To find out more about retaining the representation of a Quincy criminal defense attorney, contact South Shore Criminal Defense.



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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 100%



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South Shore Criminal Defense

23 Mechanic Street
Quincy, MA, 02169


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
40 under 40 AwardStars2013
AFL-CIO Norfolk Labor CouncilLegislator of the Year2011
Jeffries Advocacy AwardFriends of Blue Hills2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding AttorneySouth Shore Criminal Defense2010 - Present
Counsel, and Special Assistant Attorney GeneralMassachusetts Department Of Correction2008 - 2010
AttorneyMcGovern & Ganem, P.C.2006 - 2008
Assistant District AttorneyPlymouth County District Attorney's Office2004 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
Norfolk County Bar AssociationCouncil Member2013 - Present
Quincy Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
SDP v. CommonwealthPending
COMMONWEALTH vs. WALECKAWon, case dismissed
COMMONWEALTH vs. MURPHYWon, case dismissed
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Publication nameTitleDate
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Massachusetts, AmherstPolitical ScienceOther - Bachelors2000
Speaking engagements
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