Brockton Criminal Defense Attorney Respected Defense Attorneys Serving Boston & Beyond

Brockton Criminal Defense Lawyer

Defending Clients Facing Criminal Charges in Massachusetts

At DeGiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C., we stand as stalwart defenders of justice, committed to safeguarding the rights and futures of our clients facing criminal charges. Our unwavering dedication and profound understanding of the legal landscape make us the go-to choice for those seeking a reliable Brockton criminal defense lawyer.

Call DeGiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C. today at (617) 941-3666 or contact us online to schedule a meeting with our criminal defense attorney in Brockton!

Criminal Cases We Handle

Our seasoned legal team at DeGiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C., comprehensively understands diverse criminal cases. We navigate the complex legal terrain with finesse, providing formidable defense strategies tailored to the unique circumstances of each case. Here are some of the criminal cases we adeptly handle:

  • Gaming Enforcement & Gambling Charges
  • Leaving The Scene Of Property Damage
  • DUI Defense
  • Clerk Magistrate Hearings
  • Removing Old Warrants
  • Restraining Orders
  • Larceny & Theft Defense
  • Firearm Defense
  • Sex Crimes
  • Shoplifting Defense
  • Sealing Criminal Records
  • Drug Crimes Defense
  • Domestic Violence
  • Brave Act Defense
  • Assault & Battery

What is a Defense Attorney?

A defense attorney is a legal professional who safeguards the rights of individuals facing criminal charges. At DeGiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C., our defense attorneys are not just legal representatives but staunch advocates committed to protecting our clients from the potential consequences of criminal accusations. Here are some key roles and responsibilities of a defense attorney:

  • Legal Expertise: A defense attorney knows criminal laws, procedures, and precedents extensively.
  • Case Analysis: Thorough examination of the details surrounding the case to build a robust defense strategy.
  • Advocacy: Fearless advocacy in and out of the courtroom to ensure a fair and just legal process.
  • Negotiation Skills: Skillful negotiation with prosecutors to seek favorable plea deals when appropriate.
  • Protecting Rights: Vigilant protection of the client's constitutional rights throughout the legal proceedings.

Penalties for Criminal Charges in Massachusetts

Understanding the potential penalties associated with criminal charges is crucial for anyone facing legal issues. In Massachusetts, the consequences vary based on the nature and severity of the offense. Here are some common penalties for criminal charges in the state:

  • Fines: Monetary penalties imposed as part of the sentence.
  • Probation: Court-monitored supervision as an alternative to imprisonment.
  • Jail or Prison Time: Confinement in a correctional facility, depending on the offense's severity.
  • Community Service: Court-ordered service to the community as part of the sentence.
  • Restitution: Compensation to the victim for financial losses resulting from the crime.
  • License Suspension: Revocation or suspension of driving privileges for certain offenses.
  • Mandatory Counseling or Treatment: Required participation in counseling or rehabilitation programs.

Brockton District Court and the Need for Aggressive Criminal Defense

The Brockton District Court is at 215 Main Street in Brockton, MA. This court handles all cases from Abington, Bridgewater, Brockton, East Bridgewater, West Bridgewater, Whitman, and Bridgewater State University. Brockton District Court is one of Massachusetts's busier courts, often 5 to 6 courtrooms in session at a time. Cases in this court are prosecuted by the Plymouth County District Attorney's Office, and this court handles the cases at all stages, from arraignment through trial.

Attorneys James G. DeGiacomo and Sergey Mikhlin have handled many cases out of the Brockton District Court and were prosecutors there before entering private practice. For more information, see below.

Brockton is an emerging city south of Boston that has constantly been going through economic and population changes over the last few years. Just under 100,000 people live in Brockton, and many more visit the city yearly. It is also home to the Brockton Fair and numerous other events throughout the year.

Brockton is also seen by law enforcement as a breakaway point in the Massachusetts drug trade. Because of this, local and state police are known to be aggressive in their investigations, often stopping people on a hunch. If you were arrested in or near Brockton, you need an aggressive Brockton criminal defense attorney.

Contact Our Brockton Criminal Defense Attorney Today

In the face of criminal charges, securing the services of a skilled defense attorney is paramount. At DeGiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C., we pride ourselves on delivering unwavering legal representation to our clients. Our seasoned team of attorneys possesses the knowledge, experience, and dedication needed to navigate the complexities of the legal system.

When your freedom and future are on the line, trust DeGiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C., to be your steadfast allies in pursuing justice. Contact us today for a consultation, and let us stand by your side in the fight against criminal charges in Brockton.

Contact DeGiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C. today to schedule a meeting with our criminal defense lawyer in Brockton!

What Makes This Firm Different?

Feel Confident in Choosing Degiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C.
  • Available to Clients 24/7
  • Nearly a Decade of Legal Experience
  • Successfully Defended Hundreds of Clients
  • Former Prosecutors & Knows How That Side Thinks
  • Represented Clients in MA District, Superior, & Appellate Courts

Hear From Clients in Their Own Words

    Best Attorney

    “DeGiacomo was the most honest, informative, and humble attorney I have ever met and I recommend him to any person in trouble. He knows what he is talking about!”

    - Former Client
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    Confident & Reliable

    “Jim took over my case after my 1st attorney had to drop it. Jim is very knowledgeable, he walked me through the steps of the trial process and answered all my questions right away plus explained why ...”

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    Cannot give him a higher recommendation.

    “If you need someone that is dedicated, careful and diligent Jim is your man.”

    - William M.

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