While most people envision college as a carefree time where young people gain the skills to succeed in life, they fail to realize that there are many ways for a student's education and life to get derailed along the way. Situations arise at parties, frat houses, bars, campus events and dorm rooms that lead to criminal charges and threaten a student's ability to remain in school, as well as his or her freedom and future. With so much on the line, it is imperative to seek the advice of an experienced criminal defense lawyer with a history of success in matters involving college crime.Experienced Advocates Protecting Your Future
At Bellotti Law Group, P.C., we have successfully defended thousands of clients throughout Massachusetts in cases involving accusations of college crime and all other types of criminal offenses. We represent students in both criminal court and at university disciplinary hearings, offering them the comprehensive services that they need to mitigate or prevent the damage that allegations of criminal conduct may cause.
If you, or your son or daughter, have been charged with these or any other type of crime, contact us as soon as possible to get our decades of legal experience on your side and make sure your rights and your future are protected.Common Charges Leveled Against College Students
Massachusetts is renowned for its many colleges and universities, including Harvard, Boston College, Boston University, MIT and the schools in the University of Massachusetts system. No matter how large or prestigious the school, though, students can be charged with a wide range of criminal offenses. Some of the most common charges that college students face include:
- Date rape
- Sexual assault
- Underage drinking
- Open container offenses
- Possession of a fake ID
- Procuring alcohol for minors
- Drunk and disorderly
- Drug possession
- Possession of drugs with intent to distribute
With so much at stake in these and other criminal cases, you need an experienced attorney involved in the case from day one. We stand by your side through all stages of the process, and work diligently to clear your name.Contact Our Date Rape Defense Lawyers
With offices in Boston, Quincy and Cambridge, Bellotti Law Group, P.C., serves the needs of college students accused of crimes throughout Massachusetts. Call 617-225-2100 or fill out our online form to schedule a free consultation with our Boston college crime attorneys.