Practicing now as a criminal lawyer in Boston Mr. Fernandez has represented clients facing all types of charges. He has represented cases ranging from drug possession, possession with intent to distribute drugs, trafficking in drugs and distribution of drugs. He represents people in both state and federal court. Other matters handled range from simple assault and battery to domestic assault and battery to violent crime such as armed robbery.
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Client charged with Larceny over $250, a felony, related to a shoplifting
incident from Lord and Taylor. Was able to have matter dismissed on trial
date protecting his criminal record.
Client, an attorney, was charged with domestic assault and battery against is
wife and daughter in Chelsea district court. Was able to have matter
dismissed on trial date protecting client’s crimnal record and employment.
Client, a native of Brazil, was charged with domestic assault and battery and
strangulation against his wife. Was able to have matter dismissed on trial
date protecting his immigration status and criminal record.
Client, a young executive, was charged with domestic assault and battery
against his girlfriend in the Boston Municipal Court central division. Was
able to have matter dismissed on trial date protecting his criminal record
Client, a chief financial officer for a large corporation, was charged with
violating a restraining order in East Boston district court after being
arrested upon arrival at Logan airport. Was able to convince Court and
prosecutor matter should be dismissed prior to arraignment protecting client
from any criminal record of the charge and protecting his employment as a
top executive in his corporation.
Client was charged with Domestic Assault and Battery against his wife in
Chelsea District Court. Prepared case for trial and on trial date was able
to have matter dismissed protecting his criminal record and allowing him to
regain contact and visitation rights with his children.
Client, a Boston University student from China was summonsed to a clerk
magistrate hearing for shoplifting from a store, Sephora. Since the value
of the items was $400 she was charged with a Felony Larceny charge which
could lead to her F-1 student visa being revoked ending her studies and stay
in the United States. Was able to convince the Clerk to not issue the
charge against her avoiding any criminal record of the event protecting her
immigration status and her bright future here in the U.S.
Client a portfolio analyst for an international bank was charged with OUI
and Leaving the scene of an accident causing property damage. Was able to
resolve the case in a manner which will lead to dismissal of all counts
protecting clients criminal record and employment in international finance.
The client is a young student attending a prestigious University. He was caught up in a reverse sting for “Johns” and charged with soliciting sex for a fee. He had responded to an ad on backpage and met with an undercover detective at a hotel. He was summoned to a clerk magistrate hearing for solicitation of a prostitute. I was able to convince the magistrate to not issue the complaint thus avoiding him being charged. It was vital to protect this young client’s criminal record so that he would not have to answer for such a charge in applying to graduate schools and to future employers.
Malden District Court
Client charged with assault and battery after a road rage incident became physical. The client is not a U.S. citizen and would suffer harsh immigration affects if he were to make an admission to this offense. After several court appearances and thorough trial, preparation was able to have the matter dismissed on the trial date.
The client was charged with domestic assault and battery after a physical altercation with her stepfather. The client is in U.S. as a permanent resident and would suffer severe immigration consequences if she were to admit to this type of charge. The matter was dismissed on trial date protecting client’s criminal record and avoiding any immigration consequences.
The client is charged in trafficking Marijuana over 100 pounds which carries a mandatory minimum sentence. After extensive negotiations with the Commonwealth which included presenting documentation of the client’s lack of criminal record and details related to his employment and excellent home and work life, was able to have the charges reduced to possession with intent to distribute avoiding the mandatory jail time. Client received a period of probation.
The client is charged after a group altercation in a garage after an evening of drinking with Assault and Battery. The victim suffered severe injuries. Through extensive negotiations with the attorney for the victim, was able to reach a civil accord and satisfaction agreement. This is an agreement between the parties that both sides are satisfied with an agreed resolution out of court, which included a monetary payment for the victim’s medical costs. The assault and battery charge ended up being dismissed. A civil accord and satisfaction is a remedy which is available only in certain types of cases.
The client is from North Korea in Massachusetts obtaining his Doctorate Degree in advanced Cancer research. The client is charged with domestic assault and battery against his girlfriend after an altercation on the street leads to witnesses calling the police. The client returned to North Korea to visit family while the matter was pending, the U.S. Consulate refused to allow him to return to the U.S. because of the open assault and battery matter and he was subsequently found in default with a warrant for his arrest issued. The client retained me from North Korea. Was able to convince the Commonwealth to Nolle Prosequi, or in simpler terms dismiss the case to allow the client to return to Massachusetts to finish his Doctorate. Was able to provide proof to the Commonwealth of the severe effect the pending charge was having on his ability to return and obtain his Doctorate degree as well as evidence that his girlfriend had no interest in pursuing the case. Since the matter was dismissed client has returned to Boston and is completing his Doctorate thesis.
We are a full-service law firm that successfully represents clients throughout all of Massachusetts in matters from criminal defense to personal injury.