1990 Centre Street

West Roxbury, Massachusetts 02132

(781) 202-6000

Practice Areas

Criminal Law

  • Misdemeanor & felony cases and trials in Massachusetts district, superior and federal courts
  • Representation of witnesses and other individuals asked to testify before a court or grand jury
  • Sealing records
  • Use of private investigators
  • Use of forensic experts including experts in medicine, accident reconstruction, ballistics, firearms, computer forensics, and others.

Appellate and Post-Conviction

  • Direct Appeals to the Massachusetts Appeals Court and the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court
  • Post-Conviction Motions (Motion for New Trial aka 'Rule 30 Motion')
  • Motions to Revise and Revoke Sentence
  • Federal Habeas Corpus Petitions to the U.S. District Court
  • Federal Appeals to the First Circuit Court of Appeals

Student Discipline

  • Advice and representation for K-12, undergraduate and graduate level students at public or private institutions
  • Accusations of academic or behavioral misconduct
  • Disciplinary hearings, probation, marks on a student's record, suspensions, expulsions, and other consequences
  • Strategies and advice regarding issues that may involve potential adult criminal liability

Civil Litigation

  • Plaintiff and defense representation

Contact Attorney Burton: 781-202-6000 or tmb@tburtonlaw.com *

*IMPORTANT: A phone call is preferred, but if you choose to email Attorney Burton, please be sure to use a private and personal email account that only you can access. You should not contact us using an email account that belongs to your employer or school unless you are contacting us on behalf of your employer or school.

 Please call for a consultation. Office visits are by appointment only.

Law Office of
Timothy Burton