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Ryan P. Sullivan

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Lowell, MA

Law Office of Ryan P. Sullivan
228 Central Street
Lowell, MA 01852
Phone: 978-221-6012
Fax: 978-824-8756
Selected to Rising Stars: 2014 - 2021
Licensed in Massachusetts Since: 2008
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense (60%), Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (40%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Ryan P. Sullivan is the founder and owner of the Law Office of Ryan P. Sullivan in Lowell, Massachusetts. A top-ranked trial lawyer with nearly 13 years of total legal experience, Mr. Sullivan focuses his practice primarily on criminal defense, and he provides exceptional counsel and support to clients throughout Middlesex and Essex counties and the surrounding areas who stand accused or are under investigation for serious criminal offenses, such as any of the following:

· Drug crimes

· Drug possession and distribution

· DUI/OUI and DUI/OUI first offense

· Sex crimes

· Assault and battery

· Domestic violence

· Federal crimes

· All other felonies and misdemeanors

A former prosecutor, Mr. Sullivan has invaluable insight into the state's criminal justice system, which enables him to devise the most effective defense strategies possible for his clients. A personable and responsive attorney, he sits with his clients and carefully explains their options so that they can make the best-informed decisions as he fights aggressively to protect their rights and interests and help them pursue the favorable outcomes they expect and deserve as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible.

Honored for his outstanding professionalism and service, Mr. Sullivan has received 10.0 client ratings on Justia along with consistent peer recognition as being among the top 2.5% of lawyers in his region. He has also received Superb, 10 out of 10 client ratings on Avvo as well as numerous testimonials and referrals from those he has served.

A 2005 graduate of Boston College, where he was a member of the Varsity Men's Track and Field team, Mr. Sullivan obtained his Juris Doctor cum laude from Suffolk University Law School in 2008. While there, he was a member of the Transnational Law Review journal, and he received honors for his excellent academic achievements. He is an active member of the Greater Lowell Bar Association and the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, among his other professional affiliations.

Practice Areas
  • 60%Criminal Defense
  • 40%Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
Focus Areas

Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, False Accusations, Felony, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Sex Offenses, Theft, Criminal Domestic Violence, DUI/DWI

Selections

8 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2014 - 2021

About Ryan P. Sullivan

First Admitted: 2008

Professional Webpage: https://www.ryansullivanlaw.com/ryan-p-sullivan.html

Honors/Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star - 2014
  • The Droney Award is named in honor of former Middlesex District Attorney John Droney and is presented each year to a member of the district attorney’s staff who has demonstrated “exemplary service” in the district courts of Middlesex County., John Droney District Court Award, Middlesex District Attorney's Office, 2010

Educational Background

  • Boston College, B.A. in English, Member of the Varsity Men's Track and Field team - Pentathlon and Decathlon, 2005

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Commonwealth v. Client, pro bono appearances for criminal defense of individual charged with several separate matters pending in the Middlesex County., 2014

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Greater Lowell Bar Association, 2014
  • Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Massachusetts Bar Association, 2014

Verdicts/Settlements

  • Commonwealth v. Client, not guilty verdict after jury trial for client charged with operating under the influence of alcohol. Commonwealth v. Client, not guilty verdict after jury-waived trial for client charged with operating under the influence of alcohol. Commonwealth v. Client, charges dismissed after motion to suppress evidence allowed., 2015
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Office Location for Ryan P. Sullivan

228 Central Street
Lowell, MA 01852

Phone: 978-221-6012

Fax: 978-824-8756

Last Updated: 7/16/2021

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