Hennessey Law:
A Criminal Defense Law Firm
Serving Suffolk, Middlesex, Worcester  Norfolk counties

We work for you!

A CriminalDefense Law Firm

We will fight for your rights!

​Hennesseylaw Mission Statement

Boston to Worcester!!

Protecting Your Rights, Freedom & Future
The criminal defense attorneys of Hennesseylaw are committed to working tirelessly on behalf of our clients and to securing the most favorable results possible. We fully investigate cases, meticulously prepare arguments and defense strategies, and fight aggressively. We are passionate about defending the rights, freedoms, and futures of the clients we represent.

Joseph Hennessey was a police officer for 23 years and recieved specialized training in:  Sexual Assault, Homicide, Narcotics Investigations, Fingerprinting, Crime Scene Investigations, Accident Investigation, Crime Scene Photography, Field Sobriety Testing, Breathtest Operation, radar operation and more.  He utilizes these skills to protect your rights and achieve the victory you deserve. 
Best Possible Legal Defense
Our mission is to provide our clients with the best possible legal defense through zealous representation as well as personal attention to every client and do so by being guided by the following core principles:
1.  Our clients deserve our personal and timely attention. Calls and emails are returned as quickly as possible.
2.  Our work must be thorough and effective. We are zealous advocates for our clients. Our clients depend on us to pursue their goals and represent their interests to the best of our abilities. We always strive to find ways to best advance our client's cause and to achieve the best outcome for our clients.
3.  We communicate in clear language that our clients understand. We advise as well as represent. Our clients deserve to know what we do, why we do it, and how it benefits them.
4.  Professionalism is key to us.  We ascribe to the highest professional ethics, and protect their confidences.
5.  Our clients need to know what lies on the legal horizon. We stay abreast of developments in the law and inform our clients of how these changes may affect them.  Knowing and advising our clients of the collateral consequences in their case is important.
6. Our legal services need to be affordable. We provide flat fee rates with ZERO hidden fees.  We provide discounts and will work with our clients on payment plans. 
7.  Our clients' interests are paramount. They are the reason we exist as a firm, and within the bounds of professional ethics, we pursue their interests relentlessly.
  1. Boston
    We handle criminal cases in all Boston Municipal Courts and the surrounding areas including: Quincy, Dedham, Newton, Somerville, Malden, Cambridge, Concord, Waltham, Framingham/ Natick, Marlboro
  2. Worcester
    We also handle criminal cases in all Worcester area courts including: Dudley, Westboro, East Brookfield, Milford and Clinton
    We handle ONLY criminal cases.
Not all accusations are truthful, not all police reports are accurate or truthful.  You need an attorney that will aggressively pursue your defense.  

We Fight for You!
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No Legal Advice Intended:  This website includes information about legal issues and legal developments.  Such materials are for informational purposes only and may not reflect the most current legal developments.  These informational materials are not intended, and should not be taken, as legal advice on any particular set of facts or circumstances.  You should contact an attorney for advice on specific legal problems. 
No Guarantee of Results:  Many of the practice summaries and individual attorney biographies on this website describe results obtained in matters handled for Attorney Joseph Hennessey or Hennesseylaw clients.  These descriptions are meant only to provide information about the activities and experience of our attorneys.   They are not intended as a guarantee that the same or similar results can be obtained in every matter undertaken by our attorneys; and you should not assume that a similar result can be obtained in a legal matter of interest to you.  The outcome of a particular matter can depend on a variety of factors—including the specific factual and legal circumstances, the ability of opposing counsel, and, often, unexpected developments beyond the control of any client or attorney.  

Authorized Practice of Law:  The jurisdiction in which Attorney Hennessey and Hennessey law is licensed to practice is limited to Massachusetts and Federal Court in Massachusetts. 
Fighting for your Rights
We will stand by your side!
Worcester Office

51 Union Street, Suite 118
Worcester, MA 01608

TEL: 508 881-9500
FAX: 508-881-9501
Email:  JH@Hennesseylaw.net