Lawrence Criminal Defense
The Lawrence District Court is located at the Fenton Judicial Center, 2 Appleton Street in Lawrence, MA. This court is where all cases that originate out of Lawrence, Andover, Methuen, and North Andover are handled. Lawrence is one of the busier courts in Massachusetts, and handles cases from arraignment through trial. All cases in Lawrence District Court are prosecuted by the Essex County District Attorney’s Office.
Attorneys James G. DeGiacomo and Sergey Mikhlin have handled many different types of cases out of the Lawrence District Court. For more information, see below.
Lawrence is seen by law enforcement as a breakaway point in the Massachusetts drug trade. Because of this, both 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 Lawrence, you need an aggressive Lawrence criminal defense attorney.
Common Lawrence Charges
Lawrence criminal defense attorneys see an assortment of cases. Here are the most common:
- DUI: Due to the lack of public transportation, and the aggressive nature of police stops in and around the Lawrence area, DUI, also known as OUI in Massachusetts, have become more common in recent years. It is important to call a Lawrence criminal defense attorney immediately so that you can fight the charges.
- Drug Charges: Due to the aggressive tactics used by local police to combat drug use, people are more frequently being charged with drug crimes than ever before. Motions are extremely important when defending drug charges, as there are often severe minimum mandatory sentences. Attorneys James G. DeGiacomo and Sergey Mikhlin have the knowledge, experience, drive to defend you against injustice.
DeGiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C.
James G. DeGiacomo and Sergey Mikhlin are experienced Lawrence Criminal Defense Attorneys. If you have been accused of a crime in the Lawrence area, call DeGiacomo & Mikhlin, P.C. right away. They are available 24/7 at (617) 941-3666 for free consultations.