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Watertown Massachusetts Criminal Defense Attorney

Have you been arrested in or near Watertown, Massachusetts? Do you need a criminal defense attorney familiar with the City of Watertown and who understands how the courts near Watertown handle a wide range of crimes such as White Collar Crimes, Federal Crimes, Drug Crimes, Sex Crimes and Violent Crimes. Water is surrounded by communities such as Newton, Waltham, Belmont and Cambridge. 

Watertown is a city very close to Boston. Watertown is located along the Charles river and is part of Middlesex county. Many young professionals live in Watertown and commute to Boston.

There is an established community of Armenian Americans in Watertown and in fact Watertown is the third largest community of Armenians in America.

Landmarks in Watertown include the Mt. Auburn Cemetery on Mt. Auburn street that runs through the heart of the city, and Galen Street which runs into Newton. There are a number of restaurants in Watertown along with options for shopping. The Perkins School for The Blind is in Watertown. Watertown has many small businesses, including some businesses in and around the Arsenal Mall. The Arsenal is a former munitions factory that has been converted to commercial and residential use.  It’s possible to be charged with a White Collar Crime in Watertown with its many small businesses. These could be crimes such as embezzlement, fraud, or other white collar crimes ranging from identity theft to forgery to wire fraud. 

Also the Registry of Motor Vehicles has a branch office. If you have been charged with some crime having to do with the registry of motor vehicles either as a customer or as an employee charged with identity theft or fraud, then contact us today. 

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

Contact us today to get help if you have been arrested in Watertown, Massachusetts. Our criminal defense attorneys have experience dealing with populations including Armenian, Spanish Speaking, Haitian or Arabic speakers. To request a free consultation, reach out to our knowledgeable legal team at 617 880-6155 today.


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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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