Our Locations

55 Union Street, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02108

15 Church St, Suite 105
Salem, MA 01970

Service Areas

Service Areas

A Criminal Defense Attorney Who Will Fight for You

Proudly Serving Clients Throughout Massachusetts

Welcome to the Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson. If you are facing a criminal charge, it is important to find the best possible legal representation to formulate the best strategy to win your case. Choosing the right criminal defense attorney can mean the difference between enjoying your freedom and spending years in jail.
I am a forceful lawyer who will dedicate time to representing you effectively in court while guiding you through the process from start to finish. I take pride in maintaining constant communication with my clients, so you will never wonder about the status of your case or what to do next. I will give you all the information you need to make informed decisions.
I represent clients in all Massachusetts courts. Schedule a free case consultation today.
  • Salem
  • Malden
  • Roxbury
  • Dorchester
  • Lawrence
  • Haverhill
  • Springfield
  • Boston
  • Lynn
  • Lowell
  • Waltham
  • Somerville
  • Peabody
  • Cambridge
  • Woburn
  • Chelsea

I Specialize in Many Practice Areas

Every criminal defense attorney specializes in certain types of cases. To ensure you hire the right attorney, make sure you pick a lawyer based on the charges. I have experience with the following types of cases:
  • Domestic Violence
  • Operating Under the Influence (OUI)
  • Assault & Battery
  • Stalking
  • Harassment & Harassing Communications
  • Theft of Property/Larceny
  • Burglary
  • Robbery
  • Drug Offenses
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Drug Trafficking, Distribution & Possession
  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident
  • Breaking & Entering a Vehicle
  • Driving with a Suspended License
  • Criminal Appeals
  • And more …
In addition, I also have experience with cases related to immigration, domestic violence and family law.

I’m Not Afraid of a Fight

Let’s get started on your defense! If you live in Massachusetts, schedule a free consultation with the Law Office of Matthew W. Peterson today by calling (617) 295-7500 or submitting the online contact form.