Salem, MA Criminal Defense Lawyers

132 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Salem, MA area.

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Salem Has 132 Criminal Defense Attorneys With 789 Reviews

David R Yannetti

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Salem Office
16 Front Street, Suite 203, Salem, MA
34 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
David Yannetti is a highly rated criminal defense expert, leading a team of experienced attorneys.
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 15% Domestic Violence, 15% Drug Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License MA, Active since 1989

Joseph B. Simons

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Simons Law Office
10 Federal Street, Suite 420, Salem, MA
70 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
High-Quality Criminal Defense Attorney.
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 20% Federal Crime, 15% DUI & DWI and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 15 minutes
License MA, Active since 2012

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Christopher B. Coughlin

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Coughlin Law Group PC
26 Lynde Street, Salem, MA
51 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
Christopher B. Coughlin is a former prosecutor and seasoned criminal defense lawyer.
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 50% DUI & DWI, 10% Sex Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License MA, Active since 2006

Paul Moraski

The Law Offices of Paul R. Moraski
15 Church St, Salem, MA
37 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
My practice focuses on one thing and one thing only, and this 24/7, 365 Aggressive Criminal Defense. So, if you have been charged with a Simple Misdemeanor or a Serious Felony feel free to call me anytime for a Free Phone Consultation.

Matthew Whiddon Peterson

Law Office of Matthew Peterson
15 Church Street, Salem, MA
59 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
I will take your case personally! I am known for fighting for my clients aggressively and finding every angle to win their case. I focus on criminal defense, domestic relations, and immigration. I also practice some civil law. Call me today, and l...

Edward McNaught

60 Washington Street, Suite 201, Salem, MA
33 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
A private attorney with an office in Salem, Massachusetts. Representing clients throughout the Commonwealth with a passion for juvenile and adult defense. Focused on case outcomes and client service.

H Drew Romanovitz

H Drew Romanovitz Law
25 Lynde St, Salem, MA
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 45 years
Former Essex County asst. District Attorney and Former asst. Massachusetts state Attorney General, Celebrating 36 years of ongoing success.

Thomas M. Burke

Law Office of Thomas M. Burke
26 Lynde St, Salem, MA
20 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
Review: I was charged with 4 felonies Burke was appointed to my case. From the beginning He knew I was innocent and he assured my family and I that he wouldn’t stop until he proved my innocence. After getting me out on bail he continued to fight the court...

Kevin Prendergast

KRP Law, LLC
15 Church Street, Salem, MA
1 review Avvo Rating: 7.1
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
Have you been arrested and charged with a criminal offense? Kevin Prendergast is a dedicated attorney with over 15 years of experience in criminal law. He is dedicated to providing his clients with the comprehensive and in-depth representation the...

Kelly Ann Richenburg

60 Washington Street, Suite 201, Salem, MA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
Review: Attorney Richenburg was very helpful. I was very happy with how my criminal case resolved. She seemed to be well respected and liked by other attorneys, DA and court staff. She was always prepared and kept me well informed during the court process

Patrick T Conway

Law Office of Patrick Conway
15 Church Street, Salem, MA
12 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 7 years
Attorney Conway provides aggressive representation in criminal defense, restraining orders, traffic violations, and license issues. He graduated from Massachusetts School of Law in 2014, where he achieved honors in the areas of Contracts, Internat...

Jeremy James Sears

221 Essex Street, Suite 31, Salem, MA
1 review Avvo Rating: 6.7
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
I retired from the Army in 2009 after a great 20 year career. I finished up my Bachelors degree in Business Management at Kansas State University (I discovered that I hated business management! But I also discovered a fascination with law). I was ...

Mark W Barry

6 Lynde Street, Salem, MA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
Review: My case was dismissed prior to arraignment and attorney kept everything off my record. I have no criminal record because of this!

Stephen D. Judge

47 Federal St, Salem, MA
1 review
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
Review: I highly recommend stephen judge for a attorney... Here is A top level attorney that will fight for you, at any given level...and cares for his clients..a well liked attorney that is known for being very relentless...

Scott L Masse

27 Congress St Ste 401, Salem, MA
1 review Avvo Rating: 6.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 35 years
Review: Scott L. Masse is a very classy lawyer. He worked hard on my case and got me the settlement I deserved. I would highly recommend him!

Leslie Beth Salter

Leslie Salter Law Office
30 Federal St, Salem, MA
1 review Avvo Rating: 6.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
Here at Salter Law, we believe in the principle of fighting for our clients with every weapon in our arsenal. Whether it is criminal or civil, you will not find another attorney who will work harder for you.

John Andrews

Law Office of John Andrews, PC
12 Federal Street, Salem, MA
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.4
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 34 years
Review: I found John on Lawyers .com and he was the only lawyer to call me back promptly, as I only had 1 day to find a lawyer before my court date. He listened to my problem advised me that i should meet with him that day, due to certain issues i could n...

Daniel S Gindes

The Law Office of Daniel Gindes
16 Front Street, Salem, MA
11 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.4
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
A drunk driving charge, financial troubles, a serious accident – no one expects these things to happen – but they do. And they can make you feel anxious, overwhelmed, or unsure of where to turn. Our office can help. Attorney Gindes has the experie...

Stephen Anthony Gomes

30 Church Street, Suite 202, Salem, MA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
Review: I was arrested for OUI and a friend told me about Stephen Gomes. He is a straight shooter and tells you what to expect and what the worst case scenarios are. He goes over every detail with a fine tooth comb; no stone is left unturned. He filed a m...

Elizabeth Mary Harris Fiori

Law Office of John Morris
60 Washington St Ste 201, Salem, MA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.3
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 7 years
Review: She represented me in a criminal case and words are not enough to describe the work and dedication she put into my representation. When she said I got you she was very confident and she did what she said she would. I recommend her to any one.

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