Lefteris K. Travayiakis
Lefteris K. Travayiakis is an experienced Boston criminal defense lawyer committed to representing persons charged with any criminal offenses, whether misdemeanors or major felonies, in all Massachusetts courts.
He proudly defends persons charged with all Misdemeanor and Major Felony Felony Crimes, including those in the District and Superior Courts, and also handles criminal appeals before the Massachusetts Appeals Court and Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. Attorney Travayiakis focuses his criminal defense practice the defense of major felony crimes, including homicide / murder and related crimes of violence; rape and other sex crimes; gun crimes; drug crimes; as well as OUI / DUI.
As a criminal defense lawyer, Attorney Lefteris K. Travayiakis has earned the reputation as an aggressive and meticulously prepared advocate, fighting for his clients at all costs. His successes in the courtroom are not limited to obtaining acquittals after a criminal jury trial, but also include successes in the pre-trial stage; whether resulting in the exclusion of evidence, reduction or even dismissal of the charges altogether.
Many times, cases can be won or favorably disposed on behalf of the client by smart and aggressive pre-trial motions from thorough review of the allegations that could give rise to litigating a motion to suppress evidence or a motion to dismiss. In cases where there may not be such dispositive motions to be litigated pre-trial, Attorney Travayiakis has a well established record of acquittals at trial. See Case Results.
For his courtroom successes, Attorney Travayiakis was recognized by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly in 2010 and was highlighted in its Excellence in the Law Edition as one of Top 20 Up & Coming Lawyers and a "Rising Star". Despite his peers and the legal community recognizing his dedication and commitment to his clients, Attorney Travayiakis has consistently striven to raise the bar and provide the highest possible quality representation with each individual case he takes on. No matter the case, whether small or complex, simple or 'high stakes', he recognizes that any time a client is charged with a crime it is always 'high stakes' for the client and it is treated with the utmost importance and priority.
His commitment to excellence, courtroom advocacy, preparation and dedication to always be the best lawyer in the courtroom has enabled him to consistently obtain positive results for his clients. He understands that the law is constantly changing and is committed to knowing and understanding the latest developments and changes in the law, as well as refining his trial skills by participating in and teaching trial advocacy courses or seminars. This commitment to excellence has earned him high regards by his colleagues, prosecutors and judges.
Massachusetts' rising criminal defense lawyer, Lefteris K. Travayiakis has successfully represented clients facing potential prison terms of several years to life and has handled matters involving Restraining Order Violations; Probation Violations; OUI/DUI/Drunk Driving; Domestic Violence; Crimes of Violence; Sex Crimes; Gun / Firearms Crimes; Theft Crimes; Armed Robbery; Rape; Civil Rights Violations; Drug Offenses; and Murder.
After graduating from Wentworth Institute of Technology, B.S., Environmental Engineering (1999), Attorney Lefteris K. Travayiakis received his law degree from Suffolk University Law School (J.D. 2002). Since that time, he has dedicated his law practice to criminal defense and has represented clients all over the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and in most counties, including Suffolk County, Norfolk, Plymouth, Middlesex, Essex, Worcester, and Barnstable County.
If you have been arrested and charged with a crime in Massachusetts, whether a misdemeanor or felony, rely on an criminal defense attorney you can trust, who will work hard for you to obtain the best result, and who has a proven track record of courtroom success.
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J.D., Suffolk University Law School, 2002
B.S., Wentworth Institute of Technology, 1999
Jurisdictions Admitted to PracticeMassachusetts, 2002
United States District Court of Massachusetts, 2003
Professional & Bar Association Memberships
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL)
Massachusetts Bar Association