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  • Armed Assault to Murder
  • Result: Dismissed
  • Breaking & Entering
  • Result: Not Guilty
  • Unarmed Robbery
  • Result: Dismissed
  • OUI 2nd Offense
  • Result: Not Guilty
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Cape Cod Sex Crimes Lawyer

Recent Sexual Assault Trial Victory

Police Report:The Client was a clerk at a local convenience store. The Police charged the Client with committing indecent assault and battery on two separate teenage girls that had frequented the Client’s store. The Client was alleged to have given the girls free soda and candy over a year long period and had sexually assaulted each girl on separate occasions. When arrested, the Client allegedly confessed to the charges.
RESULTS: BOTH COUNTS NOT GUILTY AFTER TRIAL on September 9th, 2011

Attorney James Patrick Powderly is a highly respected criminal defense lawyer handling complex sex crime cases throughout Massachusetts. He has earned a reputation among his peers as an experienced and aggressive attorney who zealously fights for his clients.

Sex crimes are prosecuted severely in Massachusetts and the consequences of a conviction can be devastating to a person. Long periods of incarceration, sex offender registration, and the stigma that attaches with such crimes are all common consequences of a conviction.

Contact a Cape Cod Sex Crimes Defense Lawyer at (508) 343-0676.

Being charged with a sex offense can negatively impact your employment, your relationships, and destroy your reputation. If you are being investigated or have been charged with a sex offense, you need immediate representation from an experienced Massachusetts defense attorney.

Massachusetts Sex Crime Convictions and Punishments

If you are convicted of a sex crime, your freedom and reputation will be at stake. A sex crime conviction can damage your character amongst your peers, family, friends, and neighbors. Massachusetts law enforcement takes sex crime convictions very seriously. District Attorneys and the courts aggressively prosecute and punish sex crime offenders. Sex crime convictions can result in punishments such as:

  • Imprisonment
  • Monetary Fines
  • Court Ordered Rehabilitation
  • Loss of the Right to Vote
  • Probation
  • Mandatory Sex Offender Registration

Contact Our Cape Cod Sex Crimes Law Office

If you have been charged with a sex crime, it is important that you seek the representation of an aggressive and experienced Massachusetts sex crimes defense lawyer. Attorney James Powderly will investigate your case, interview key witnesses, challenge evidence presented against you, and defend your legal rights in and out of court.

Attorney Powderly understands Massachusetts law. With his expert legal knowledge, he can inform you of your options, negotiate charges with prosecutors, develop appropriate motions to suppress evidence, and build a strong defense on your behalf.

Contact a Cape Cod sex crimes defense lawyer at (508) 343-0676.