Attorney Joseph Markey is an experienced legal professional focusing his practice on complex criminal law, construction accidents, workers compensation claims, and divorce law. He also has significant experience representing clients when it pertains to municipal government matters. Attorney Markey recognizes the stress and costs litigation can impose on individuals and strives to keep the end goal in mind. Attorney Markey always implements strategies to seek the most successful outcome possible for his clients.
Attorney Markey began his legal career working as 3:03 Prosecutor with the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office in Newton, Massachusetts. Attorney Markey gained substantial trial experience representing the Commonwealth in various district court trials. Before joining The Bellotti Law Group, Attorney Markey was Chairman of the Middlesex Sheriff’s Advisory Board, where he oversaw legislative compliance and supervised over 700 reserve deputy sheriffs.
Attorney Markey currently serves as Lynnfield Town Moderator running the Annual and Special Town Meetings, where Lynnfield’s 65-million-dollar budget is approved. In his capacity as Moderator, Attorney Markey appoints citizens to serve on the Finance committee who review the proposed annual Town budget. Before being elected Moderator, Attorney Markey was the elected Lynnfield Housing Commissioner from 2014-2019, the youngest elected in Massachusetts State history.
Atty. Markey graduated from Merrimack College, obtaining a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance and Management. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor degree while working full-time managing and consulting on many notable congressional, state-wide, and county elections in Massachusetts. Joe also serves on the Boston Italian Home for Children 100th Anniversary Board and finds time to coach High School Hockey in the Town of Wakefield during the Winter.