Powderly Gets Results
  • Armed Assault to Murder
  • Result: Dismissed
  • Breaking & Entering
  • Result: Not Guilty
  • Unarmed Robbery
  • Result: Dismissed
  • OUI 2nd Offense
  • Result: Not Guilty
Powderly Probes Crime Lab
James Powderly on WPRI Channel 12
James Powderly on Digging Deeper
James Powderly on Channel 12
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Cape Cod Defense Lawyer James Powderly Selected from the National Trial Lawyers to the Top 40 under 40

The National Trial Lawyers has selected Cape Cod Attorney James Powderly as one of Massachusetts top 40 trial attorneys under the age of 40.

Eligibility for Top 40 Under 40:

To encourage and recognize premier younger lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers invites its Top 100 members to submit nominations of outstanding attorneys younger than the age of 40 for inclusion in our Top 40 Under 40 section.  Only 40 young attorneys from each state or region will be selected for membership each year.  Qualifications are essentially the same as those for the Top 100; nominees should demonstrate superior leadership, reputation, influence, stature and profile as civil plaintiff or criminal defense attorneys.  The membership committee will consider:

  • Reputation among peers, the judiciary and the public
  • Achievements, settlements and verdicts as a trial lawyer
  • Board certification as a trial lawyer
  • Nominations from leading trial lawyers, current members and Executive Committee members
  • Leadership and membership in other national and state trial lawyer organizations
  • Rankings and ratings by leading national evaluation organizations