Peabody

Criminal Defense in Peabody, Massachusetts

Facing criminal charges in the Peabody District Court can be an incredibly stressful situation, and it is not uncommon to be overcome by frustration and fear throughout the criminal process. But never forget that you do not have to go it alone. An experienced, aggressive criminal defense lawyer can act as your advocate at all times, fighting for your rights and working to reach the best legal resolution possible.

In this area, the seasoned Peabody criminal defense attorney at the Law Offices of Kathleen M. McCarthy has secured not guilty verdicts, dismissals and successfully litigated motions to suppress evidence in this court. The law is very clear in providing safeguards to ensure that no one is wrongfully convicted of a crime. Your criminal defense attorney can aggressively advocate for your innocence or, depending on the situation, work with prosecutors to reach a reasonable agreement. To see how Attorney McCarthy can help in your case, please contact our office today. Remember, timing is critical in criminal cases, so do not delay. Reach out to our team today.

Common Criminal Charges in Peabody

Due to difficult economic times, increased surveillance, and - in many cases - the criminalization of poverty, residents in Peabody and neighboring areas struggle with shoplifting and drug charges. There are complex sociological reasons for the increase in shoplifting and drug use in areas like Peabody, Massachusetts. That is why if you have been charged with shoplifting or a drug related crime, you need solid, smart, and dedicated legal counsel to help you navigate the intimidating legal system.

Kathleen M. McCarthy is a criminal defense attorney who has years of experience defending Peabody residents who have been charged with shoplifting and drug related charges. Indeed, she has a superior track record of helping residents understand their rights, particularly when it comes to shoplifting and drug charges in Peabody and the surrounding areas. Furthermore, she helps to represent them in court, and knows the Peabody court judges and clerks well - they respect her and have worked with her for years.

Peabody, MA

Peabody is located just eighteen miles from Boston in northeastern Massachusetts in Essex County with a population of approximately 50,000 people. The city was founded in the early seventeenth century and was an agricultural center, until it eventually became a leader in the leather industry in New England. Although the tanneries are now gone, and have been for quite some time, the city is still referred to as the Leather City or Tanner City. Peabody is also home to Centennial Industrial Park and a renovated North Shore Mall. The downtown shopping district was also revitalized somewhat recently. Unfortunately, not everyone, much like the rest of the U.S., has enjoyed the benefits of the revitalization. Many Americans, and residents in Peabody can certainly relate, have fallen through the societal cracks. Unfortunately, there is not much of a safety net on which to fall back. Sadly, they have found that, despite their best efforts to make ends meet through honest, hard work, they still struggle to just survive. They have also gotten on the wrong side of the law through a minor infraction or something more serious. Kathleen M. McCarthy has worked with numerous clients who have fallen on hard times, who need a supportive, understanding attorney to defend them, to listen to them, and to represent them.

The Peabody Courts oversee criminal issues in Essex County and have jurisdiction over the town of Peabody and Lynnfield, which is located on the western border of Peabody. If you or your family member has been arrested and charged with a crime in Peabody, it is crucial that you find a criminal defense attorney who knows how to navigate the criminal Peabody Courts and understand the system and knows the judges and clerks.

As for the court, the Peabody District Court is located at 1 Lowell Street. The Court handles cases from arrests made in towns of Peabody and Lynnfield. If you have been charged with a criminal offense in either Peabody or Lynnfield, it is recommended that you contact a Peabody criminal defense attorney who knows the local criminal court system and can represent your best interests.

How Do I Reach Out to Attorney McCarthy?

Call Peabody criminal defense attorney Kathleen McCarthy immediately at 978-975-8060 or send an online message to begin the process of securing representation immediately. She works seven days a week, so that her clients receive the best attention for their most pressing needs.

Attorney Kathleen McCarthy is proud to have worked on behalf of residents in Peabody for decades. She is a knowledgeable, aggressive, highly experienced lawyer who can put her services to work for you. With two in the region, she is not far from the heart of Peabody. Do not delay. Call Kathleen M. McCarthy right now at 978-975-8060 or click here to send her an email.