Criminal Defense

Whether you’re charged with a misdemeanor or felony offense, it’s always wise to get an attorney. There are a number of potential consequences with a conviction that can impact your lifestyle. With a conviction, you may be facing high-priced fines, prison time, loss of current and future employment and a ruined reputation. The bottom line is that there is a lot at stake. Attorney Peter Padula is an experienced criminal defense lawyer who presents a strong defense strategy and has a track record of success. His successes include a dismissal of the case, reduced charges, parole instead of a stint in prison and reduced sentencing.

Felony and Misdemeanors

All criminal charges need to be taken seriously, regardless of whether they are classified as misdemeanors or felonies. No matter the extent of the charges, a strong legal advocate can make a world of difference. Don't leave your criminal case up to chance; seek legal assistance from Padula & Associates, P.C. as soon as possible.

Juvenile Crimes

The juvenile justice system features a unique set of courtroom procedures and outcomes. It is thus important to work with a lawyer familiar with Massachusetts' juvenile justice system. Padula & Associates, P.C. offers careful handling of sensitive legal matters involving minors. The firm is a great resource for alleged offenders of all ages.


From license suspension to jail time, DUI, OUI, and DWI convictions can carry steep penalties for Massachusetts drivers. Even after required sentences have been served, alleged offenders may find it difficult to find work or housing. Fortunately, these and other consequences can be avoided with assistance from the right law firm. Consider working with Padula & Associates, P.C., an acclaimed Massachusetts firm with a long track record of success. Peter E. Pedula will patiently guide you through the complexities of Massachusetts' criminal justice system and provide the zealous advocacy needed for a favorable case resolution.