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Randy S. Chapman

Location: Chelsea MA / Salem MA
Phone: 617-884-6400
Email: R.Chapmanlaw@verizon.net

 

    • Criminal Law
    • Personal Injury
    • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1987
    • Massachusetts, 1986
  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Juris Doctorate cum laude – May, 1986
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst , Massachusetts
    Bachelor of Business Administration cum laude – May, 1983

    • Honors: Dean’s List
    • Major: Accounting
    • Successfully Defending Those Accused of Impaired Driving Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc., Basic Practice Manual , 2013
    • Collateral Effects of Crime, (Edited by Randy S. Chapman and The Honorable William Meade, and authored Chapter 7, “Gun Licensing”), Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc, 2014
    • To Demonize A Defense Attorney is Unjust, Boston Herald, 2008
    • To Draft a Better DUI Law, Boston Herald, 2005
    • What Every Lawyer Should Know About Recent Changes in Gun Laws, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, 1998
    • How the Abolition of Trial De Novo Affects District Court Practice, Massachusetts Bar Association, “Best of the Sections”, 1992
    • Training for judge of the Boston Municipal Court on recent developments on OUI issues, 2014
    • Sentencing Advocacy, Conference on Sentencing, Probation and Parole, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, 2009
    • Statewide training for judges on cutting edge sentencing issues, Judicial Institute, 2008
    • Statewide training for judges on recent developments on OUI issues, Judicial Institute, 2008
    • Defending Those Accused of Impaired Driving, Massachusetts Bar Association, 2008
    • Effective Trial Advocacy, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, 2007
    • Recent Developments in Criminal Defense, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, 2007
    • Challenging Searches With and Without Warrants, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, 2006
    • Prosecution and Defense of Motor Vehicle Homicide Cases and OUI, Northwestern University Traffic Safety Institute, Chicago, Ill., 1995 – 1998
    • Prosecution and Defense of Motor Vehicle Homicide Cases and OUI, National District Attorney’s Association/Trial Advocacy Center, South Carolina, 1995
    • Super Lawyers, 2008-present
    • Avvo Rating; Superb (10.0/10.0), 2008 – present)
    • Joint Bar Committee on Judicial Appointments, 2014-present
    • Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Board of Editors, Board member, 2003 – Present
    • Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, President/Immediate Past President/Board of Directors, 2007 – Present
    • Supreme Judicial Court Task Force on Hiring in the Judicial Branch, Task Force Member, February 11, 2011 – 2012
    • Supreme Judicial Court Task Force on Jury Waived Trials, 2013
    • Supreme Judicial Court Standing Advisory Committee on the Rules of Criminal Procedure, Committee member, 2006 – 2012
    • Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Criminal Law Curriculum Advisory Committee, Committee member, 2007 – 2010
    • Massachusetts Bar Association Criminal Justice Section, Chair, 1995 – 1996
    • Massachusetts Bar Association, Judicial Administration Section, Chair, 1997 – 1998
    • Essex County District Attorney’s Office, Assistant District Attorney/Chief Motor Vehicle Homicide Unit, 1986 – 1991
    • Massachusetts Bar Foundation, Life Fellow, 2006 – Present

Effective immediately, long-time NECN legal analyst Randy Chapman will now hold the title of “NECN Legal Editor.”

“Randy has been a fixture on our air for two decades providing invaluable legal expertise to our NECN viewers. This title more accurately reflects the breadth of Randy’s contributions to our product both on-air and off-camera.”

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  • Main Office
    111 Everett Avenue, Suite 2-A
    Chelsea, MA 02150
  • Salem Office
    10 Derby Square, 4th Floor
    Salem, MA 01970
  • randy@chapmandefense.com
  • 617-884-6400
  • 617-884-6524
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