David R. Yannetti

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  • Attorney at Yannetti Criminal Defense Law Firm (1 Attorney)
  • 44 School Street, #1000A, Boston, MA 02108
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  • David R. Yannetti is an experienced, respected and highly skilled criminal defense attorney who represents clients throughout Massachusetts.
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Attorney Awards


Achieved the highest rating for legal ability in Martindale-Hubbell. Inclusion in the 2009, "Bar Register of Pre-Eminent Attorneys," Massachusetts, 2007-2009. "Super Lawyer," Boston Magazine. Grimes Moot Court Competition Finalist, 1988. Recipient: Mr. & Mrs. Joseph F. Gill Award, 1989; Hardy C. Dillard Award, 1989; Northeast Regional Mock Trial Competition Champion, 1989; Northeast Regional Jessup International Moot Court Competition Champion, 1989; Boston College Law School Mock Trial Competition Champion, 1989; John Droney Award, 1994. Assistant District Attorney, Senior Trial Prosecutor, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, 1989-1999. Court TV Legal Commentator, 1997—; CNN Legal Commentator, 2000—; Fox News Channel Criminal Defense Commentator, 2006—.

Areas of Practice (23)

  • Criminal Law
  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors
  • Drug Offenses
  • Probation Violations
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Drugs and Narcotics
  • Drug Crimes
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Controlled Substances Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • Embezzlement
  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Homicide
  • Restraining Orders
  • Motor Vehicle Crimes
  • Clerk
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Driving Under Influence
  • Operating Under Influence
  • Domestic Violence

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
617-338-6006  Phone
617-451-2570  Fax
University Attended:
Bowdoin College, B.A., cum laude, 1985
Law School Attended:
Boston College Law School, J.D., 1989
Year of First Admission:
1990, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; 1989, Massachusetts; 2003, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
Massachusetts Bar Association; Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Massachusetts Trial Lawyers Association.
Reported Cases:
Commonwealth v. Phinney, 446 Mass. 155 (2006).
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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