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55 Union Street, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02108

15 Church St, Suite 105
Salem, MA 01970

Salem, MA

Salem, MA

Salem Criminal Defense: A Legacy of Advocacy and Integrity

In the storied city of Salem, where the echoes of the Witch Trials and the profound tales of Nathaniel Hawthorne shape its identity, Matthew W. Peterson stands as a pillar of justice and advocacy. As your dedicated Salem criminal defense lawyer, we draw upon the city’s historic fight for justice and Hawthorne’s insights into the human condition to provide a defense that’s as informed as it is impassioned. Our commitment to upholding the rights of the accused in Salem is unwavering, blending aggressive legal tactics with a deep understanding of the historical and cultural fabric that makes Salem unique.

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How Our Salem Criminal Defense Services Stand Out

Inspired by History: Our approach to Salem criminal defense is enriched by the lessons of the Salem Witch Trials and the narratives of Nathaniel Hawthorne, reminding us of the importance of justice, due process, and the power of a steadfast defense.

Aggressive Legal Advocacy: In the spirit of Salem’s resilience, our legal strategies are marked by relentless pursuit of the best outcomes for our clients. As Salem criminal defense attorneys, we fight tenaciously in the courtroom, armed with a deep knowledge of both the law and Salem’s legal history.

Personalized Defense Strategies: Recognizing the uniqueness of each case, we tailor our Salem criminal defense strategies to reflect your specific circumstances, ensuring that your defense is as unique as Salem’s own story.

Compassionate Client Care: We understand the stresses of facing criminal charges in Salem. Our team provides not only vigorous legal representation but also the compassionate support you need, reflecting the empathetic spirit of Hawthorne’s literary works.

Our Comprehensive Salem Criminal Defense Services

Echoing Salem’s legacy from the Witch Trials to Hawthorne’s moral explorations, we offer a range of defense services designed to protect your rights:

Learn From Our Clients: Your Assurance of a Committed Salem Criminal Defense

As you face the complexities of legal challenges in Salem, let the encouraging words of our past clients reassure you. With Matthew Peterson, you’re not just getting a defense attorney; you’re gaining a partner in your fight for justice, one that’s deeply rooted in the community and dedicated to your success. Allow our clients’ experiences to welcome you into our family, where together, we will navigate your legal journey with strength and compassion.

Choose a Salem Criminal Defense Lawyer With a Legacy

When facing criminal charges in Salem, choose a defense that’s rooted in the city’s rich tapestry of history and literature. Matthew W. Peterson is your choice for a Salem criminal defense lawyer who is not only well-versed in the law but deeply connected to the essence of Salem itself. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and begin your defense with a team that understands the importance of your case against the backdrop of Salem’s storied past.

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Essex County Superior Court: 56 Federal St., Salem, MA 01970 **

252 Bridge St, Salem, MA 01970

Salem District Court: 56 Federal St., Salem, MA 01970

72 Church St, Salem, MA 01970

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