In court proceedings, there are criminal charges and civil charges. Both charges can have very severe consequences. However, the main difference between the two is that a civil case generally results in financial penalties, whereas a criminal case can send you to jail.

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If you or a friend or a family member have been charged with an Assault & Battery, you are probably worried about the consequences and don’t know what to do.  Unless you have been in court before, you are do not understand the judicial process and have no idea where to start.  You are afraid of going to jail, losing your job and ruining your reputation in the neighborhood.

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If you are wondering whether you need a Boston criminal defense lawyer, then you probably do.  In fact, you not only need a Boston criminal defense lawyer, you need the best your money can buy.  The lawyer must be experienced, caring and willing to guide you through what may be a long and tedious court battle.  Your life is on the line.  What’s worse, the district attorney has the police on his/her side.  And, if being charged is causing you all sorts of pressure, anxiety and concern for your job and reputation, just imagine what it will be like if you are convicted.

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I don’t intend on giving you a full history of this great attorney, but suffice it to say he took on the most unpopular defendants in the biggest crime of his day. He was able to win acquittal for six of them and reduced charges for the remaining two. His belief in rule by law wasn’t blinded by prejudice or the anxious feelings of war.

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