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Massachusetts Criminal Defense FAQs

Being arrested, accused of a crime, or facing charges in criminal court is a very unfamiliar and unnerving experience for many people. This process can be lengthy, stressful and filled with many technical and nuanced aspects that are foreign to most people. You will likely have many questions about your case from start to finish. Every case is different and although the procedural aspects of these cases may be similar there are a wide range of possibilities as to how your case may proceed and the various possible outcomes for your case. It is crucial that you consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney right away. There are many critical steps that occur even in the early part of your criminal case. You should always consult an attorney for specific guidance about your case and your charges.

These are some answers to general questions that often arise about the criminal process, criminal laws, sentencing and certain offenses that are commonly prosecuted in district and superior court in Massachusetts.

If you or someone you know has been charged with a crime in Massachusetts, contact the Law Offices of Stephen Neyman, P.C. Attorney Neyman has extensive experience representing criminal defendants and he will help guide you through the process and achieve the best possible outcome for your criminal matter. Call Attorney Neyman’s office at 617-263-6800 or send him an e-mail today.

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