Matthew Peterson Gets Breath Test Successfully Thrown Out

The Law Office of Matthew Peterson successfully got a breath test suppressed, or thrown out, in Chelsea District Court. Our client blew over the legal limit, but the district attorney cannot introduce this evidence during the trial. To introduce the results of a breath test in Massachusetts, the police have to comply with numerous regulations. […]

Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson Gets NOT GUILTY in Multiple Attempted Murder Cases

     In May 2018, the Law Office of Matthew Peterson, a criminal defense attorney, secured a NOT GUILTY verdict  for our client charged with four counts of attempted murder, one count of discharging a gun into an occupied building, and one count of discharging a gun into an unoccupied building.  If convicted, our client was […]

Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson Gets Rape 1st Case DISMISSED

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On February 1, 2019, the Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson got Rape 1st charges DISMISSED against our client. If convicted, our client was facing up to life in prison. The case was dismissed because the Court had no jurisdiction over our client. When the incident happened in 1989, our client was 17 years old, […]

Law Office of Matthew Peterson Secures NOT GUILTY Verdict in DUI/OUI Case

In November 2018, the Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson, a criminal defense and OUI defense attorney, secured a NOT GUILTY verdict for a client facing driving under the influence charges. If convicted, our client faced a driver’s license suspension, probation, jail time, and ignition interlock. Our client was charged with being under the influence […]

Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson Secures PRETRIAL DIVERSION for Client Charged with DUI

   In November 2018, the Law Office of Matthew Peterson secured PRETRIAL DIVERSION for a client charged with driving under the influence involving a wreck.  If convicted, our client was facing driver’s license suspension, probation, ignition interlock, and possibly even jail time.   Our client was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, resulting […]

Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson Secures DISMISSAL of Domestic Violence Charges

    In November, 2018, the Law Office of Matthew Peterson, a criminal defense and domestic violence defense attorney, secured a dismissal of domestic violence charges.  If convicted, our client was facing jail time, loss of civil rights, and danger to his immigration status.    Our client was charged with pushing his girlfriend.  Not only […]

Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson Secures NOT GUILTY Verdict in Firearm, Theft Case

In September 2018, the Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson secured a NOT GUILTY verdict for our client charged with illegal possession of a firearm and theft.  If convicted, our client was facing decades in prison. Our client was charged with possessing a firearm after being convicted of domestic violence and larceny of a rental […]