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Are you wanted for questioning in East Boston? Have you been arrested in East Boston, Massachusetts? It’s important to reach out to a criminal defense attorney familiar with the community of East Boston, who understands how the courts in East Boston handle various crimes. These crimes might include Sex Crimes such as sex trafficking, or White Collar Crimes such as embezzlement or wire fraud. 

East Boston is a neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, nicknamed “Eastie.” It has a long history of being an immigrant community. It was the site of the East Boston immigration hub from 1920-1954 and was known as “Boston’s Ellis Island.” The Kennedy family’s ancestors originally moved there.  It is now host to a population of 65 percent immigrants from Latin American countries. Logan Airport is located in East Boston. 

East Boston is bordered by the towns of Winthrop and Chelsea and separated from Charlestown by Boston Harbor. East Boston’s proximity to the expanded Logan airport and attractive waterfront views has made it a popular area for new development. It is a commercial area with fewer green spaces. It has a crime rate lower than the national average and a violent crime rate slightly higher than the national average. East Boston is a business district in which you may be charged with a white collar crime. 

A new district police headquarters is being built in East Boston. If you are arrested for a crime in Boston you may be arrested by the BPD and you may face charges in East Boston District Court. If you are accused of a serious crime that has your freedom and livelihood in jeopardy or if you need white collar crime lawyer, then please contact us today. To request a free consultation, reach out to our knowledgeable legal team at 617 880-6155 today.


Have you or a family member been charged or arrested? It’s important not to make mistakes early on in your case. Download our PDF on the top 3 things to do to help your defense or if you have been arrested by the State Police or FBI or you are the subject of an FBI Arrest Warrant.

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Heading up the firm, Vikas Dhar is widely recognized as a leader in the New England legal community. An accomplished business litigator and a “Top 40 Under 40” criminal defense attorney, he has also been honored as a New England Super Lawyer/Rising Star in the area of White-Collar Criminal Defense for each of the past six years by Boston Magazine.

I have the power and the skill to be able to save people from themselves. I can be your guide during the darkness. I can hold your hand and navigate you out of the darkness into the light.

— Vikas Dhar
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