Criminal Defense

Located in Johnston, individuals throughout Rhode Island turn to Comerford & Saccoccio when they need strong, experienced criminal defense attorneys who are dedicated to defeating their criminal charges and protecting their freedom.

Protecting You Against Criminal Charges

Together, our lawyers - David Comerford and Frank Saccoccio - have more than 30 years of criminal defense experience. Over the years, they have successfully defended clients against a wide range of criminal charges, including:

  • DUI/DWI - A DUI/DWI conviction carries serious consequences, including prison time, fines, probation and license suspension. We possess expansive knowledge in all areas involving drunk driving defense such as breath test refusals and driver's license suspension.
  • Theft - Crimes such as larceny, shoplifting, robbery and embezzlement are serious offenses in Rhode Island.
  • Drug violations - Depending on the type and amount of drug involved, you can be charged with a felony or misdemeanor, and sentenced to years in prison and large fines.
  • Violent crimes and domestic violence - Violent crimes such as assault and probation violations can carry increased penalties when they occur in a domestic context.
  • Driving on a suspended license - If you lost your license, continuing to drive exposes you to fines and extended suspension periods.

Prepared, Dedicated Criminal Defense

At Comerford & Saccoccio, we will use every tool in our arsenal to get you the best possible resolution of your criminal charges.

We will fight zealously for our clients' rights in court. We investigate the circumstances surrounding your arrest, uncover missing evidence and identify witnesses. Because we are always prepared for trial, we are often able to negotiate favorable plea deals for our clients. However, if a courtroom battle is necessary to protect your rights, we will fight.

We have unique insight into the inner workings of the criminal justice system. We know how prosecutors will build their cases, and take proactive steps to defend your rights and protect your freedom.

Rhode Island Criminal Defense Lawyers

Comerford & Saccoccio provides clients in Providence and throughout Rhode Island with the strong, effective defense they need to resolve their criminal charges and move forward with their lives. For a free consultation, contact our law office at 401-354-7256 or 877-417-3521.