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Auto Accidents: Back and Neck Injuries

By Revelli & Luzzo

If you’ve been involved in an auto accident, don’t ignore the minor aches and pains. You may think you’re not seriously injured and that its too much trouble to go to the doctor to check out such a minor issue. The fact of the matter is many types of back

Technical problems could overturn recent drunk driving convictions in Massachusetts

By Revelli & Luzzo

As of April 2015 the Massachusetts Attorney General has acknowledged that technical problems involving faulty breathalyser machines could overturn many recent drunk driving convictions in Massachusetts. If you have been convicted of OUI and the use of a breathalyser machine was used against you at trial, you may be able

Understanding Massachusetts OUI Laws

By Revelli & Luzzo

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts has passed a number of laws in the past decade that are very harsh on those who are arrested for operating under the influence (OUI).  If you are stopped and charged with OUI, you will need to have a basic understanding of the penalties you could

Massachusetts Maternity Leave Act

By Revelli & Luzzo

Many parents-to-be wonder just how much time from work they can take off when their child is born. Effective April 7, 2015, under Massachusetts law, men and women will both be covered under the Massachusetts Maternity Leave Act (MMLA), which makes them eligible for eight weeks of job-protected leave related

Comparative Fault in Massachusetts

By Revelli & Luzzo

Massachusetts law uses a rule called comparative fault (aka “Comparative/Contributory Negligence”) when determining financial damages in a personal injury case. In effect, a determination will be made regarding what percentage of fault is assigned to the victim of an injury as well as the fault assigned to the person believed

Snow and Ice. Slip and Fall.

By Revelli & Luzzo

Winter in Massachusetts is a time of snow, ice and even hail. Property owners now have to worry about the potential liability they face from snow and ice, which can cause slip and fall injuries more than ever before. In 2010, the MA Supreme Court basically changed property liability rules

Drug Possession Laws in Massachusetts

By Revelli & Luzzo

In spite of the changes made by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in minimizing some mandatory sentencing requirements, being arrested for possession of drugs in the Massachusetts carries harsh sentences, fines and a potential loss of driving privileges. Under Massachusetts law, except for possession of amounts of less than one ounce

Understanding Melanie’s Law – Massachusetts OUI Laws

By Revelli & Luzzo

Like most states, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts takes OUI (operating under the influence) charges very seriously. In October of 2005, then Governor Mitt Romney signed “Melanie’s Law” which enhanced many of the existing penalties for driving while under the influence as well as the penalties for refusing to take breathalyzer

The Massachusetts Divorce Process

By Revelli & Luzzo

No one enters a marriage with the idea that it is going to end in divorce. However, for many couples a divorce is the only solution for an unhappy situation. If you’re considering filing for divorce in Massachusetts, make sure you understand the two types of dissolutions available to you.

Great Lawyer, Great Guy

By Revelli & Luzzo

When I hit a low-point in my life, Jon was there to help. He not only listened to my case, but he believed in my innocence and took every precaution in my defense to have the case dismissed. Jon goes the extra mile in every aspect of his work, whether

Respected attorney in the court room

By Revelli & Luzzo

I hired Jon to represent me in my divorce. He was very knowledgeable and well versed. He is respected in the court room and handles himself professionally. His secretary is right on top of things and gets things done in a timely manner. I would not hesitate to hire Jon

8 Factors That Affect BAC

By Revelli & Luzzo

You’re going out for a night on the town, and you’ve offered to drive. You plan on being responsible, only having a couple of drinks before you drive home. Although you may feel like you’re fine to drive, alcohol affects people in different ways. Before you get behind the wheel, it

Top Notch Attorney

By Revelli & Luzzo

My case was serious and complicated. Jon listened to my concerns, and immediately knew the ins and outs of the legalities. He was available over a long period of time for questions and excellent advice about my options. Jon had to come into an unfamiliar county. Nevertheless, he was at

Your Rights When You Get Pulled Over for a DUI in Massachusetts

By Revelli & Luzzo

Getting pulled over is a stressful situation as it is, but if you are under the influence, the situation is even worse. Not many people are very informed about what to do when you are pulled over for a DUI in Massachusetts, mainly because nobody expects it to happen to

What to do Before a Divorce: Follow These Tips to be Prepared

By Revelli & Luzzo

Most people that are thinking about filing for a divorce do not prepare properly. This is quite the big decision, so it is important not to let emotions get in the way of rational thinking. Do not jump into the divorce process, but instead take it slowly. You do not

Highly recommend Attorney Jon Revelli

By Revelli & Luzzo

I hired Jon Revelli for a OUI case and he was outstanding. He was knowledgeable and respectful throughout the entire process. Jon explained everything clearly and helped guide me through this process. I highly recommend Jon for legal matters, he is a true professional. by Nick, a DUI client

How to Make Living Together During Divorce More Bearable

By Revelli & Luzzo

In the midst of the turmoil that may be found in divorce, it can be tempting to take the first chance one gets to crash on a friend’s couch or rent an apartment. However, sometimes this is not the best, or most feasible, option. There are number of reasons why a

Will My Child Still Receive Child Support While in College?

By Revelli & Luzzo

In most cases, child support ends when a child becomes a legal adult and reaches the “age of emancipation”—typically age 18. However, when a child requires support for a college education, child support mandates change.

Honest and respected

By Revelli & Luzzo

We hired Jon Revelli for an OUI hearing. Jon was both professional and comforting explaining everthing every step of the way. He returned all our calls and answered all of our many questions patiently. It was obvious he had the respect of his many peers in the courtroomm from the

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