Robert M. Griffin

Areas of practice:
White Collar Defense & Investigations
Federal & State Criminal Defense
Catastrophic Injury Litigation
Complex Civil Litigation

Suffolk University Law School, J.D.
University of Massachusetts, B.A., Economics & Political Science

Commonwealth of Massachusetts
U.S. District Court, Massachusetts
U.S. Court of Appeals, 1st Circuit

Robert M. Griffin
Senior Counsel
(617) 880-6155

Robert M. Griffin is a veteran criminal defense and civil trial attorney with substantial experience in jury trials, business negotiations, court management practices and investigation processes at the federal, state and agency level.

Prior to entering private practice, Bob was the Chief of Superior Court Prosecutions in the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office. As Chief, he supervised over 100 Superior Court Assistant District Attorneys and support staff, while maintaining a personal caseload of homicide prosecutions. 

He also served as Superior Court Trial Manager and worked with the Investigation Unit to ensure thorough and professional investigation and case enhancement, providing a direct link to the Boston Police Department. For many years, he managed a regular caseload of felony cases and was responsible for all phases of litigation. Bob also served as Deputy Chief District Court Prosecutor of the Boston Municipal Court, on-call legal counsel to homicide investigators for the Boston Primary Response Team Homicide Division, Assistant District Attorney for Roxbury District Court, Boston Municipal Court, Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office and as trial and administrative supervisor at Roxbury District Court.