1990 Centre Street

West Roxbury, Massachusetts 02132

(781) 202-6000

Professional Background

Attorney Burton is an experienced trial attorney who focuses his practice on the representation of individuals in the areas of federal and state criminal law, school and university disciplinary issues, and civil litigation. Attorney Burton has additional expertise with issues involving computers, information and data management, electronic evidence, and digital forensics. Attorney Burton's expertise with information technology and management also enable him to handle matters involving large amounts of evidence in a time and cost efficient manner.

Attorney Burton practices in state and federal courts in Massachusetts. He frequently works with experienced private investigators and industry leading experts in eyewitness identification, computer forensics, digital media, medicine, ballistics, firearms, crime scene and accident reconstruction, and other areas.

Each case is unique. Attorney Burton will fight tirelessly when called upon or negotiate with tact and intelligence when his client desires. Attorney Burton's goal is to protect his clients and provide them with the knowledge, experience, and legal judgment necessary to make the best possible decisions for themselves or their family.

Attorney Burton received his law degree from the New England School of Law in Boston, his undergraduate degree in business and economics from the University of Vermont, and also received a certificate in forensic accounting from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Attorney Burton is an Associate Fellow with the Litigation Counsel of America and has been named a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers Magazine since 2016.

State and Federal Bars:

  • Massachusetts (all courts)
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

Professional Organizations:

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Bar Advocate - Suffolk Lawyers for Justice (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
  • Associate Fellow - Litigation Counsel of America



Attorney Timothy Burton

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