Patrick Donovan is a highly regarded criminal defense and personal injury attorney. A former prosecutor, Attorney Donovan has tried cases on both sides of the courtroom. Attorney Donovan has had both felony and misdemeanor criminal trials. Attorney Donovan is experience in every court proceeding including clerks hearings, arraignments, pleas, and trials.
A lifelong Boston resident Patrick Donovan attended Boston College High School. Patrick graduated from University of Rochester with a degree in political science. After working for a few years in the Massachusetts Statehouse as an aide to House Speaker, Patrick attended Suffolk University Law school. He graduated in 2005 in past the Massachusetts bar on his first attempt.
In 2005 Patrick worked as an assistant district attorney Norfolk County, prosecuting criminal matters in the Quincy District Court, Stoughton District Court, Dedham District Court and Norfolk Superior Court. As an assistant district attorney Patrick played a role in prosecutions ranging from simple misdemeanors to complex white-collar felonies.
After serving as an assistant district attorney, Patrick began his career as a criminal defense attorney. As a former prosecutor Patrick puts the knowledge he learned as a prosecutor to work first clients.