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Recent Criminal Case Victories

Felony Assault on a Police Officer Charges Dropped

January 2016


Attorney Matthew Marin is pleased to report that felony charges of Assault on a Police Officer resulting in Physical Injury have been dropped.  Our Client had been facing a three year felony offense for an altercation that took place between himself and a Bristol, RI police officer in 2015.  The felony charge was dropped in the Providence Superior Court at the conclusion of successful plea negotiations which resulted in a misdemeanor simple assault charge being Filed for one year (stay out of trouble for one year).  The Filing, if successfully completed, will allow our Client to expunge the case from his record in one year.  If you or a loved one are facing felony assault charges in Rhode Island, give Attorney Matthew Marin a call for immediate and experienced legal advice and representation.

RESULT: FELONY ASSAULT ON A POLICE OFFICER CHARGES DROPPED, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct charges dropped, and misdemeanor assault charge filed for one year on January 19th, 2016

Practice area(s): Criminal Defense

Court: Providence Superior Court

Matthew Marin

Attorney Matthew T. Marin is a highly skilled criminal defense lawyer with an outstanding track record in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. With expertise in DUI/DWI, drug offenses, domestic violence, and white-collar crimes, he is dedicated to providing personalized and effective representation for his clients. A "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers and a member of the National College for DUI Defense and the National Trial Lawyers Top 100, Attorney Marin is committed to staying current with the latest legal developments and giving back to his community through pro bono work.

Attorney Marin Named A SuperLawyer for Ten Consecutive Years 2014-2023

Attorney Matthew Marin has been named a Rhode Island SuperLawyer for 10 consecutive years from 2014 thru 2023. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Rhode Island are selected by the Research Team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers selects lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement in their practice area.

Rhode Island Members of the National College for DUI Defense

Attorneys Matthew Marin and Kensley Barrett are both Rhode Island General Members of the National College for DUI Defense. Members represent some of the most experienced and cutting edge DUI defense attorney's throughout the Country. Nationwide, DUI laws are extremely complex and constantly changing and the College facilitates the exchange of innovative defenses throughout the Country.