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

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About Joe Hennessey

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
  • Bar Admissions- Massachusetts, 2007 and U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 2008
  • Education: Massachusetts School of Law, Andover, MassachusettsJ.D. - 2007;  Western New England College School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts B.S. - 1999 Major: Law Enforcement Western New England College School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts M.S - 2003 Major: Criminal Justice Administration
Joe Hennessey is a Massachusetts criminal lawyer with experience representing clients facing a wide range of different charges. Joe has been recognized by Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Boston Magazine as a Rising Star and a Top 100 Defense Attorney.
Joe Hennessey spent 23 years as a police officer with training in investigations including homicide, sexual assault, drug offenses, crime scene, fingerprinting, white collar crimes, advanced field sobriety testing, OUI enforcement, and accident investigations.  Upon leaving law enforcement Joe Hennessey became the senior global investigator for a fortune 500 company investigating multi-milliion dollar internal thefts.  Throughout his career representing clients in the Boston and Worcester areas, Joe Hennessey has earned a reputation for taking an aggressive, detail-oriented approach to each case he represents. He is dedicated to building a strong defense strategy for each client, geared towards obtaining the best possible result in their case, whatever the charge they face.
Joe Hennessey graduated from Western New England College with a Bachelors of Science degree in Law Enforcement and a Master Degree in Criminal Justice Administration.  He then graduated from Massachusetts School of Law.