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Middlesex County Criminal Defense Lawyers

Middlesex County is the most populous county in New England. The Massachusetts General Court, created it on May 10, 1643, since then it continues to be a county that New Englanders flock too, as of 2010 the census sited that the population had grown to 1,503,085. On July 11, 1997, the Massachusetts State Legislature abolished Middlesex County as a governmental entity due primarily to the county’s insolvency. Middlesex Country continues to exist as a geographic body. With over fifty-four towns within the county, Middlesex serves to be one of the most beloved counties in Massachusetts.

Middlesex initially contained the towns and neighborhoods: Charlestown, Cambridge, Watertown, Sudbury, Concord, Woburn, Medford, Wayland and Reading, but has now exponentially grown. With the growth of people in the county, the number and diversity of crimes, have also gone up. There, are significant, crimes that are committed within the county, including OUI offenses, drug crimes, theft crimes, motor vehicle offenses, property crimes, assault and battery and other domestic violence as well as and student crimes, just to name a few.

The criminal courts in Middlesex County include the Middlesex County Superior Court and the following divisions: The Northeast Superior Court which serves the counties of Essex, Middlesex and the municipalities of Acton, Arlington, Ayer, Bedford, Billerica, Boxborough, Cambridge, Carlisle, Chelmsford, Concord, Dracut, Dunstable, Everett, Groton, Lincoln, Littleton, Lowell, Maynard, Newton, North Reading, Pepperell, Reading, Shirely, Stow, Tewksbury, Tyngsborough and Westford. Framingham District Court, which serves the municipalities of Ashland, Framingham, Holliston, Hopkinton, Sudbury and Wayland. The Somerville District Court serves the municipalities of Medford and Somerville. The Waltham District Court serves the municipalities of Waltham, Watertown and Weston. All information to Middlesex County courts can be found at the Massachusetts Court System.

Experienced Middlesex County Criminal Defense Lawyer

The Law Office of Patrick J. Murphy has nearly nineteen years of criminal defense experience providing expert legal representation for clients charged with crimes throughout Middlesex County. Boston criminal defense lawyer Patrick J. Murphy's law office is conveniently located at One South Market Street, Fourth Floor in downtown Boston, the heart of the city near the courts and public transportation. If you would like a free, confidential consultation regarding your criminal case contact Attorney Murphy 24/7 directly at (617) 367-0450 or complete the contacts tab on the website today.

Client Reviews
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"Highly Recommended. Attorney Patrick J. Murphy absolutely helped me out in my time of need. When I met him in his Boston office he put me right at ease and explained the criminal process to me in a way I could easily understand and in a manner that gave me complete confidence. I was facing a criminal wanton destruction of property charge in Barnstable District Court. On the day of the case, he was at the courthouse waiting for me and my wife. Mr. Murphy handled the hearing in a very thorough and professional manner putting us through our testimony and making a powerful argument to the decision maker. My case was thrown out and I could not be happier with the service from Attorney Murphy. I highly recommend him to you as a skilled legal advocate!" Rob, Avvo User
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"Excellent Criminal Defense Lawyer. From the first consultation I knew Patrick Murphy was the right choice for my criminal defense. He was knowledgeable of the laws and knew how to build up a strong defense for my case. Every phone call and email I made was promptly answered. When it came time for my hearing, Patrick was prepared and able to get the criminal complaint against me dropped without ever becoming charge! Would highly recommend this attorney to anyone seeking a top quality defense attorney to handle their case!" John, Avvo User
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"OUI Not Guilty Verdict. Patrick Murphy provided excellent service as council on my case. He worked diligently over a long legal process that spanned over 3 years. He was able to take my case to a Jury Trial and get me a Not Guilty verdict through he expert knowledge of the law and expertise in cross examination of the prosecutions witnesses. He was very professional and available at anytime night or day to answer questions." Chris, Avvo User
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"Highly Skilled and Professional Lawyer. Attorney Pat Murphy did a great job guiding me through an A&B charge, and most importantly getting the case dismissed in a very timely manner. He is very professional, returns call promptly, and did a great explaining his strategy and the legal process to me. I was confident throughout the whole process that I was in good hands and would receive the best possible outcome in my case. Would highly recommended Attorney Murphy." Avvo User
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"I Felt That I was in Good Hands... and I Was! Mr. Patrick J. Murphy was very quick to respond to my needs. He was always there to answer any questions I had in a timely fashion, and he made me feel very comfortable in an extremely uncomfortable situation. Having Mr. Murphy by my side in the courtroom felt like I was at an advantage. He speaks with confidence. He doesn't stutter or pause while put on the spot. He treated me with respect. He listens. He always greeted me with a warm welcome and never wasted any time." Avvo User