Below are real cases handled by Massachusetts Criminal Lawyer Patrick Donovan by clients who were charged with Possession of a Fake ID in Massachusetts. Attorney Donovan has successfully represented many people charged with Fake ID crimes in Boston, Brighton, Cape Cod, and throughout Massachusetts. Attorney Donovan uses the skills taught to him as a prosecutor to get the best result for each of his clients. If you or someone you know has been charged with a Massachusetts Fake ID call Patrick Donovan today for a free no-obligation consultation.
Then Client a sophomore at a college in Boston was in a restaurant drinking alcohol when two Boston Police officers asked for everyone’s identification. Then the client showed the officer his friend’s id. The client later admitted it was not him. Both the client and friend were summoned to the Boston Municipal Court for a show cause hearing. Attorney Donovan successfully argued against the charges being issued. As a result, both the client and friend have NO CRIMINAL RECORD.
Client a 20-year-old Tufts University student attempted to buy booze at a liquor store. When he gave his ID to the clerk the clerk checked with the police officer who was working a detail in the store. The police officer checked the information and learned the ID was fake. Client was summonsed to a Magistrates Hearing. Attorney Donovan argued on his behalf of him and ultimately the clerk decided not to issue the criminal charges.
Client a sophomore at Boston College used a fake id in a Brighton bar. He was served alcohol by the bar. Police officers came to the bar and checked everyone’s id. Then he admitted to police that the id he used was fake. He was summonsed to the Brighton District Court for a clerk magistrate’s hearing. THE COMPLAINT DID NOT ISSUE. Client still has no criminal record.
Disorderly Conduct/ Resisting Arrest/ False ID
Client is extremely intoxicated and attempted to enter a college building. Client becomes very belligerent and the police are called. Client then continues to give the police a very hard time. Eventually, the client gives his wallet to the police and it contains his fake id. Client is an international student and any conviction could impact his immigration status. Attorney Donovan negotiated with the Assistant District Attorney and the ADA agreed to dismiss the case on the payment of $200. CASE DISMISSED
Possession of a Fake ID
Client, a 19-year college student went to a bar to celebrate the Patriots Super Bowl Parade. While at the bar two Boston Police Officers asked her for her id. She handed them her sisters ID. The police officers immediately knew it was not her. She admitted that it was not her and told them her sister gave her the license. The police then charged her and her sister for possessing a fake id. The case was heard before a clerk in the Boston Municipal Court. Attorney Donovan argued why the clerk should not issue the charge. The clerk agreed and did not issue the criminal charge.
Possession of a Fake Id
Client a twenty-year-old college student tried to get into a bar in downtown Plymouth. The bouncer knew the client had a fake id and told the police officer that was also working at the bar. The police officer then approached the client and took her id from her. He then sent her a summons for a clerks hearing. Attorney Donovan argued that the clerk should not issue the charge and the clerk agreed to dismiss the complaint.
Possession of a Fake Id
Client a junior at a Boston area college was in a bar with alcoholic drinks at her table when police officers came and checked ids. When the police asked for hers she gave them a fake id. She admitted to them it was fake and apologized. She was charged with possessing a fake id. Her case was heard in the Boston Municipal Court. Attorney Donovan convinced the clerk magistrate not to issue the complaint.
Boston Municipal Court
Possession of a Fake ID
Client a high school senior was drinking at a bar in downtown when Boston Police Officer came into the bar and asked for everyone’s id. Client had a fake ID and gave it to the officer. She admitted it was fake and she was charged with possession of a fake ID. She was summonsed to a clerk magistrates hearing where Attorney Donovan argued successfully that the complaint or further charges issues should not issue.
Best Massachusetts Fake ID Lawyer
Attorney Patrick Donovan is a Massachusetts Fake ID Defense Attorney who has represented many people including college students from Boston College, Boston University, Wentworth Institute, and Northeastern charged with possession of a fake id or possession of a false id. Attorney Donovan is a former prosecutor. Attorney Donovan has experience in over fifty courts in Massachusetts. Attorney Donovan uses his training and experience as an Assistant District Attorney to get the possible outcome for each of his clients. If you have been charged with a theft crime call today for a free no-obligation consultation.