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Salem Criminal Defense Attorney

Have you been arrested in Salem, Massachusetts? Do you need a criminal defense attorney familiar with the City of Salem who understands how the courts in Salem handle a wide range of crimes such as White Collar Crimes, Federal Crimes, Drug Crimes, Sex Crimes and Violent Crimes. 

Salem is a city located in Essex County. It is in the North Shore area of Massachusetts. 

It is a coastal city that lies on the mid-northern part of Massachusetts Bay. Salem is a vibrant city that is frequented by many tourists. It boasts many historical places of interest such as  the House of Seven Gables, The Witch House, Pioneer Village, the Salem Maritime National Historic Site, Salem Willows Park, and the Peabody Essex Museum. Halloween is a popular event in Salem due to its’ witch history. It calls itself the “Witch City” and there is even a street named “Witch Way”. 

Salem is connected to Massachusetts Route 1A and Route 114. Salem is home to Salem State University, with its’ 5 campuses taking up 115 acres. Salem borders or is nearby Beverly, Peabody, Lynn and Swampscott and Marblehead. A recent nearby White Collar Criminal Case was of a Beverly man who pleaded guilty to bank and wire fraud charges earlier this year, in what prosecutors characterized as a Ponzi-style scheme to finance his jet-setting lifestyle. 

It’s possible you were wrongly accused of a crime because of mistaken identity, for example you might be a college student from Salem state who needs a criminal defense lawyer

Salem has a bustling downtown area that includes many restaurants and other businesses.  It’s possible to be charged with a White Collar Crime in Salem with its many many businesses such as embezzlement, fraud, or other white collar crimes. 

If you have been arrested by the Salem Police Department, you might face charges in Salem District Court. 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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