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Should I Wait for My Criminal Charges to Conclude to Appeal My LTC Suspension?

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Are you facing the suspension of your License to Carry (LTC) in Massachusetts due to criminal charges? Navigating this daunting situation can be complex and stressful, especially when it comes to deciding whether to wait for the criminal charges to be concluded before filing your LTC suspension appeal. Spoiler alert—you shouldn’t wait! In this blog […]

Triumph in Chelsea District Court: Not Guilty on OUI Charges

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When faced with an Operating Under the Influence (OUI) charge, the stakes are invariably high, from probation to license suspension. For our client, the gravity of her situation couldn’t have been more apparent when she found herself standing in Chelsea District Court, facing allegations that could significantly impact her future. This is the story of […]

Do I Need a Lawyer if My Uber or Lyft License is Suspended?

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If you are facing a rideshare (Uber or Lyft) license suspension in MA, you should hire a lawyer immediately.  You may be able to appeal, and the attorney can work to get your license back as soon as possible. Rideshare driving, whether for Uber, Lyft, or another transportation network company (TNC), has become a significant […]

What is Hearsay?

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In Massachusetts, hearsay is an out-of-court statement by someone, used for the truth of the statement.  It is generally not admissible in court, but there are exceptions. If you have been charged with a crime in the state of Massachusetts, it is critical that you hire an attorney. My name is Matthew Peterson and I […]

Not Guilty Verdict in Concord District Court on Threats Charge

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In the legal arena, the difference between guilt and innocence can often hinge on the nuanced interpretation of words and actions. This was precisely the case on May 14, 2024, when the law office of Matthew Peterson achieved a significant victory in Concord District Court, echoing the importance of adept legal representation in criminal defense […]

Firearms Charges Reduced to Probation for Out of State Client in Hingham District Court

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Navigating the complex landscape of firearm laws across state lines can be daunting. A recent case handled by our law firm underscores the critical importance of having an experienced firearms defense attorney, particularly when laws vary significantly from state to state. Our client, a responsible gun owner from a state with comparatively relaxed gun laws, […]

What is Wiretapping in Massachusetts?

What is wiretapping in Massachusetts?

If you’ve been charged with wiretapping in Massachusetts, it’s crucial that you call a defense attorney as soon as you receive your court summons. You need an experienced attorney on your side to help you fight your charges.  I take cases all over the Greater Boston area, and I will do everything I can to […]

Victory in the Courtroom: Newton Jury Acquits Client of Serious Charges

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A Win for Justice and Fair Trial In a recent trial in Newton District Court, our legal team secured a significant victory for our client, who faced severe allegations of assault with a dangerous weapon, strangulation, and assault and battery. This case highlights the importance of a thorough defense strategy and the role of diligent […]