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If you’ve been charged with assault in Massachusetts you should contact an assault and battery attorney as soon as possible. Attorney John Ellioan is a criminal defense lawyer with a proven track record of successfully defending clients faced with assault and battery charges. John is here to help you understand what the charges mean, your defense options and what the best possible outcome could be for your case.
Your assault and battery attorney is there to represent your best interests and defend your rights. Choosing a local lawyer who has a focus in criminal defense has many benefits including knowledge of criminal law and experience needed to obtain a great result for your case. This knowledge including understanding the local rules of the court gives your lawyer a unique understanding of how to best defend your case. Attorney Elloian is based in Worcester, MA and has been defending assault and battery cases in local courts for nearly 10 years. He has a proven track record of successful results for his clients.
Generally speaking an assault occurs when an action or a threat places someone in imminent fear of bodily injury or death. Battery occurs when there is a physical touching of the victim. Some defenses to these crimes are self-defense, defense of others and defense of property. John Elloian has many years of experience as an assault and battery defense attorney representing clients charged with a variety of assault and battery charges including:
If a deadly weapon is involved, there are mandatory guidelines that a court will follow when sentencing you on an assault and battery charge. John has extensive experience helping clients understand the guidelines and how these guidelines will affect their case. He can help you determine the best defense options for your case and guide you through the entire defense process.
Domestic violence charges can carry serious penalties that can affect you long into the future. How might a domestic violence conviction impact a future child custody proceeding? If you have been arrested or are being charged with a domestic disturbance, John can help you protect your interests when facing these complicated matters.
Often times, domestic violence charges result because a police officer has failed to use his discretion. As a result, family conflicts can turn into criminal charges. Ultimately, it is the prosecutor or State Attorney who charges the crime. Attorney Elloian will do everything he can within the letter of the law to prevent charges from being filed. If charges do get filed, he will work hard to get them dismissed.
John Elloian of Worcester Law Group was nominated as one of the top 100 trial lawyers in Massachusetts in 2015 by the national trial lawyers association. If you’d like to discuss your aggravated assault and battery defense options call John today to schedule your free consultation.
I am a landlord in Worcester, and I had a tenant related matter that required immediate attention. I had heard great things about John Elloian, so I gave the Worcester Law Group a call. From the moment John and I spoke, he made my issue his priority and treated me with a great deal of respect. He made himself available after the office was closed to meet with me, and my family, to discuss our case. During our meeting he was highly personable, understanding, and clearly wanted to help me and my family. John made my problem, his problem, and I felt a great deal of comfort in his confidence. Furthermore, he laid out a series of options for us to consider, discussed next steps, and provided extremely fair pricing for his services (based on the course of action to be taken). From there, John kept me updated on current events and successfully navigated us to a swift and just resolution. Overall, I was incredibly happy with the outcome and I have made a new trusted business partner for life. I would strongly recommend the Worcester Law Group to my family and friends.
Attorney Elloian recently represented me in the sale of my business. His knowledge and negotiating skills were crucial in my receiving an outstanding offer. He swiftly returned phone calls and addressed concerns I had in a highly professional manner. I recommend him highly.
John is one of the few people I know who always deliver what they promise, when they promise it, and at the price they promise. In fact, I've found that he is even able to do this when unexpected complications arise. I strongly recommend him.
John did a wonderful job helping me with a tenant eviction. He was upfront and honest and gave me direct answers...... communicating with him was easy and he would Always return phone calls. If I ever need help with a situation like this again, he will be the first person I call. Thanks John!
John Elloian was very helpful in affecting a positive outcome to my case. He knows the law, and maintains good relations with the clerks and district attorneys. He represented me very professionally before the judge. Outside the courtroom I found him to be likable, understanding and even compassionate. He was punctual and reliable. He returned phone calls. I would recommend him to everyone.
John Elloian JD, of the Worcester Law Group went above and beyond to ensure my legal needs were met. Regardless of his schedule, I always felt I had John's full attention and his commitment to justice. In the many times I needed his assistance in the courtroom, and believe me he made all the difference, not once did a phone call suffice; John made sure we met, in person, to review each case. These meetings were for my peace of mind as he himself was always prepared. In Closing, he is simply a great guy, easy to get along with and a true professional.
The most communicative lawyer I have ever encountered, I was always able to reach him one way or another. His understanding is beyond what I could ever hope for and I'm happy to say that I've dealt with Worcester Law group, with VERY satisfiying results. I was very impressed with the way my attorney John Elloian handled my case and would be more than happy to recommend his Law Firm to anyone needing Professional Defense Attorneys, who pay attention to DETAIL....and MORE.
My tenant and I disagreed over their rights in living on my property, and in asking another lawyer questions on what to do, they suggested I call John Elloian, "as he was the best lawyer in Massachusetts for landlords with tenant issues." that was the best advice I have had in years, as I met with John, we discussed my issues, and he explained the law, the court system and the probable outcomes and asked what I wanted to get out of all this. He made me feel at ease and I hired him. All I had to do was wait while he took care of everything and he kept me informed of his actions, the timeframes and answered all questions. When we went to court, he asked me again what result I wanted, and helped negotiate a settlement I felt good about. [...] Thanks John, you were fair, upfront and reasonable in cost. Phil
John Elloian is a great attorney in representing my legal requests. He is always available and responds immediately. His outstanding professionalism, promptness, efficiency, and wide knowledge is why I would certainly recommend him to anyone.
John is extremely knowledgeable, he really takes the time to listen to his clients and takes matters into his own hands as soon as you walk into the door. John assisted me with tenants who stopped paying rent and helped me resolve the situation successfully. John is easy to talk to, professional and, is always a phone call away. I highly recommend working with John. [...] His professionalism and quick service really sets him apart from previous attorneys I have worked with in the past.
I would never be able to say enough positive things about our experience working with Attorney Elloian! He assisted with our eviction of a nightmare tenant before additional damage to my Grandmother's Rental Property resulted. He is incredibly responsive, even though our process was during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday seasons. We always felt that we were his top focus, and will now be using his services to ensure future tenant relationships and leases are handled correctly!