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Criminal Defense Attorney

Rosemary Scapicchio

Rosemary Scapicchio is a force to be reckoned with in the realm of criminal defense law. With a razor-sharp intellect and dedication to justice, she stands as a beacon of hope for those facing the complexities of the legal system. Her tenacity in the courtroom is legendary, marked by an unyielding commitment to securing the best possible outcomes for her clients, no matter the odds stacked against them. Fearless and strategic, Rosemary possesses an innate ability to dismantle prosecution arguments while fiercely advocating for the rights of the accused. Her relentless pursuit of truth and fairness has earned her widespread respect and admiration within the legal community, solidifying her reputation as a formidable defender of the wrongly accused.

Attorney Scapicchio has worked for years to locate and expose withheld exculpatory evidence that led to wrongful convictions. She has been successful in freeing innocent clients who had been sentenced to life without the possibility to parole.  She will never stop fighting for your freedom.  

Rosemary Curran Scapicchio

Boston, Massachusetts

Phone:  617-263-7400

Bar Admissions :
  • Massachusetts, 1991
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 2004
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
Classes/Seminars Taught :
  • Attorney Scapicchio has taught numerous seminars for judges and lawyers on the subjects of wrongful convictions, eliminating life sentences without the possibility of parole, mistaken identification, and cross-examination skills.
  • Edward Duggan Award, 2004
  • Lawyer of the Year, Lawyers Weekly USA, 2005
  • Lawyer of the Year, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, 2004
  • Lawyer of the Year, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly 2009
  • Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL) Award
  • Super Lawyer 2005-2023
  • Best Lawyers in America 2021
  • Joseph J. Balliro Award —The Balliro Award is presented annually in recognition of a lifetime dedication and commitment to the rights of the accused. Attorney Scapicchio will be awarded this honor in June of 2024
Professional Associations and Memberships :
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
  • Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL)