Boston, MA (PressExposure) January 16, 2012 -- The attorneys at Milligan Coughlin are dedicated to defending the rights, future, and liberty of their clients that have been accused of a crime. Every person accused of a crime in the United States has Constitutional rights that even they may not know about The criminal defense team at Milligan Coughlin puts their client first in every single case, ensuring the rights of their clients are maintained through zealous representation against any charges. Whether those charges are simple possession or drunk driving charges, or complex cases involving federal drug allegations, Milligan Coughlin has the experience from both sides of the courtroom that defendants need when fighting charges against them.
Attorney Christopher Coughlin is one of the founding members of this law firm and is a former prosecutor for the Cape and Islands District Attorney's Office. As a former prosecutor, he knows how prosecutors think and how they analyze each case. As well his experience gives him the advantage of understanding what is needed for charges to become a conviction. He uses this understanding to advocate for his client's rights and minimize the chance of conviction.
Having been the lead counsel in several trials, Coughlin defends a number of criminal cases including misdemeanours such as OUI/DUI/DWI and assault and battery. He also works on other misdemeanour cases such as larceny, motor vehicle offenses, and felonies regarding drug possession with intent to distribute. As a former Prosecutor he tried over 75 cases that went to verdict and leverages this extensive trial experience for his clients today. Coughlin knows that every client is not just a case number, and considers every case to be the most important thing in that client's life. He knows how life can change in an instant with one verdict, and vigorously defends each and every client as if they were a member of his own family.
Attorney Leonard Milligan is the second founding member and partner of this law firm. He brings an extensive history of criminal defense work to the table and has participated in several high profile and complex federal and state criminal cases. His experience in participating with federal jury trails and state felony trials gives him an advantage in advocating for the rights of those accused of serious federal crimes.
Criminal defense attorneys at Milligan Coughlin believe that every client has a right to a zealous defense. Preparation is key to the success of their cases, and they will work diligently on behalf of their clients to seek the best possible outcome on their behalf. Determining how evidence was procured and seeking suppression of evidence that violated Constitutional rights are just two methods they use to protect and vigorously advocate for their clients.
Milligan Coughlin represents clients throughout the Metrowest, Cape Cod, South Shore and North Shore of Massachusetts, including Suffolk County, Middlesex County, Norfolk County, Plymouth County, Essex County, Worcester County, Bristol County, Barnstable County, Boston, Brighton, Chelsea, Dorchester, Roxbury, Cambridge, Framingham, Lowell, Malden, Somerville, Waltham, Woburn, Brookline, Dedham, Quincy, Brockton, Plymouth, Lawrence, Lynn, Salem, Worcester, Fall River and New Bedford. If you have been arrested or charged with a crime, consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney at Milligan Coughlin to ensure your rights are advocated for and to receive the best possible outcome in your case.
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