Attorney Salerno served in many different branches of the Massachusetts State Police, including the detective branch, the uniform branch and highway patrol. This gave him extensive experience with investigations and courtroom testimony — real experience he uses today to defend clients throughout Worcester County. He knows better than any other attorney how the "other side" operates.
Before co-founding Cohen Cleary, P.C., Attorney Cohen worked as associate counsel with Schonland & Associates, P.C. Attorney Cohen concentrates her legal practice in the areas of family law, probate and estates, guardianships of minors and incapacitated persons as well as civil litigation. Attorney Cohen is passionate about her work in representing those who are in need of legal representation, and strives to follow our firm’s promise of integrity, commitment and results.
Licensed and located in both Massachusetts and New Hampshire, Michael Bowser is an experienced criminal defense trial attorney and DUI lawyer with a proven record of success in hundreds of drunk driving trials throughout the State of New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Having earned a reputation as a tenacious courtroom lawyer, Attorney Bowser works diligently and fights hard to defend and protect your legal rights if you are charged with drunk driving or any other criminal offense.
Richard Mulhearn has more than 25 years of experience as a trial lawyer. His passion for justice and his professional manner have earned him the respect and admiration of clients, peers, adversaries, and judges. He began as an Assistant Prosecutor (Assistant District Attorney) in New Jersey. Since relocating to Massachusetts in the 1980's, he has been actively engaged in trial practice, mastering the law in a number of legal areas.
Attorney Stephen T. Novick focuses his entire legal practice on criminal defense. His representation is characterized by aggression, skill, and a genuine passion for helping others. Stephen believes that a positive attorney-client relationship begins with communication; that's why he is available to work with clients 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. As a former police officer, Stephen is familiar with law enforcement investigation techniques. His experience as a police prosecutor gives him an in-depth understanding of common prosecution techniques. Today, Stephen uses this experience to provide insightful legal defense for his clients.
Boston Criminal Attorney Steven J. Topazio has earned an “AV” Rating from Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings since 2012. The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability, generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States. An AV Preeminent Rated attorney is a significant rating accomplishment for an attorney who is highly ethical and recognized in the practice of law by his peers.
Joseph J. Higgins is a Criminal Defense Attorney that specializes in representing people charged with drunk driving in Massachusetts. He devotes his entire practice of law to DUI/OUI Defense and has been recognized by The National College for DUI Defense for his dedication and commitment to this area of the law. Attorney Higgins has also been identified by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Massachusetts “Rising Star” in DUI/DWI Defense. This distinction is limited to only 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state.
We have searched to find attorneys / lawyers who are experienced with DWI law and who know how to deal with the affects of being arrested for DWI. These top-rated attorneys focus a significant portion of their practices to defending those accused of DWI or DUI and they understand that the consequences of a DWI conviction can destroy reputations, families, careers, and finances. They have dedicated themselves to helping people who are in danger of losing much of what they have worked for.
These top rated attorneys are continually learning and staying abreast of the latest changes in DWI laws in the state of Massachusetts and have demonstrated an ability to navigate through the various courtrooms. When you have an attorney who is experienced you will feel more confident and more calm than when you are dealing with someone who is a general practice attorney who takes any and all cases.
Attorneys chosen must show they devote a significant portion of their practice to DWI defense. Lawyers chosen to be a part of Best DWI Lawyers are experts in their field and we choose who will be rated with Best DWI Lawyers. If one of our top rated attorneys receives a complaint and does not respond to it in a satisfactory manner we can and do remove them from the site.