Areas of Practice
Lisa Newman-Polk is an experienced litigator who has represented several hundred individuals charged with felony and misdemeanor crimes in the district and superior courts in counties across Massachusetts. Lisa has advanced special litigation issues, challenging the constitutionality of statutes and court practices.
A tireless attorney respected for her strong, strategic and relentless criminal defense, Lisa effectively handles all aspects of representation, including arraignments, bail hearings, dangerousness hearings, motions to suppress, and trials. She also represents individuals accused of violating conditions of probation. Additionally, she advises individuals who have been subpoenaed to testify at trial and have concerns regarding self-incrimination. Lisa works with experienced investigators and experts, and advises her clients carefully on when to retain such services.
If you have been charged with a crime, contact Lisa Newman-Polk prior to arraignment (when possible) to discuss the best strategy moving forward.