You need to speak with a Massachusetts Sex Crimes Attorney if you have been questioned by police or charged with a sex crime anywhere in Massachusetts. Sex crimes can be the most vigorously prosecuted cases in Massachusetts. They are also the most widely publicized cases. Sex crimes in Massachusetts carry some of the strictest sentences. Attorney Patrick Donovan provides the best criminal defense to sex crimes.
Attorney Patrick Donovan handles sex crime cases such as:
- Statutory Rape
- Date Rape
- Indecent Assault and Battery
- Indecent Exposure
- Sexual Harassment
- Child Pornography
- Lewd, Wanton and Lascivious Act
- Open and Gross Lewdness
- Drugging for Sexual Intercourse
- Rape of a Child
An important element of any sex crime is the established age of consent. In most jurisdictions, there is an established age at which a person is allowed to give consent to participate in sexual activities. If a person engages in sexual activity with another person below the established age of consent, they can face much harsher consequences.
If you are convicted of a sex crime, you may be required to register as a sex offender, which can have a life-long negative effect on your personal and professional reputation. Furthermore, if you are convicted of a sex crime you may face jail time, probation, monetary fines, community service, and psychological evaluation, in addition to the already damaging toll being taken on your professional and personal life.
Best Massachusetts Sex Crimes Criminal Defense Attorney
Attorney Patrick T. Donovan is committed to providing the best criminal defense to people charged with sex crimes in Massachusetts. Attorney Donovan has represented people who have been accused of and charged with sex crimes in Boston and throughout Massachusetts. Attorney Patrick T. Donovan is committed to getting the best possible outcome for each and every one of our clients charged with a sex crime.
As an Assistant District Attorney, Patrick Donovan is well aware of the many legal strategies both law enforcement and district attorneys will use when trying to get a sex crime conviction. Mr. Donovan uses his prior knowledge as a prosecutor to his client’s advantage by challenging evidence submitted by state attorneys, investigating faulty law enforcement procedures, and ultimately building the strongest case possible for every single one of his clients.
Call the Law Office of Patrick T. Donovan today for your free initial consultation at 617 479-1800.