Scott P. Lopez

Scott Lopez

Attorney Contact Info:

Phone: 617.439.4990
Fax: 617.439.3987
Email Attorney

Professional Bio:

Bar Admissions:
Massachusetts, 1987
U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1989
U.S. Supreme Court, 1993
U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit, 1997
U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, 2006

Education:
Boston College, B.A., 1982
Boston College, J.D., 1986

Past Employment Positions
Law Offices of Scott P. Lopez 1997-2010

Bar Associations:
American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
Boston Bar Association
Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Bar Leadership Positions:
Vice President for the First Circuit, Federal Bar Association (2018-present)
Immediate Past President, Massachusetts Chapter of the Federal Bar Association (2017-2018)
President, Massachusetts Chapter of the Federal Bar Association (2016-2017)
President-elect, Massachusetts Chapter of the Federal Bar Association (2015-2016)
Vice President, Massachusetts Chapter of the Federal Bar Association (2014-2015)
Treasurer, Massachusetts Chapter of the Federal Bar Association (2012-2014)
Co-Chair, Boston Bar Association Criminal Law Steering Committee (2012-2014)
Executive Committee Member, Massachusetts Chapter of the Federal Bar Association (2009-present)
Member, Boston Bar Association Criminal Law Steering Committee (2010-present)


Credentials:
Mr. Lopez joined Lawson & Weitzen in 2010 to continue his practice in White Collar Crime and Complex Business Litigation. Mr. Lopez, a former prosecutor, began his career in Bristol County as an assistant district attorney. Mr. Lopez later joined the litigation firm of Segal & Feinberg which focused on civil litigation and white collar crime. Finally in 1997, Mr. Lopez founded his own firm. With his diverse and extensive trial and appellate experience in federal and state courts, he focuses his practice on defending individuals and businesses in the civil and criminal justice systems.

Mr. Lopez has earned the highest rating awarded to attorneys by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory – an “AV” rating – and is listed in the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Pre-Eminent Lawyers for civil trial practice, criminal trial practice, and white collar crime. Mr. Lopez is also only one of ninety attorneys who are Criminal Justice Act Attorneys in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Areas of Practice:

White Collar Criminal Defense
Complex Business Litigation
Tax Litigation
Federal Litigation
Government Litigation

If you would like more information on Scott Lopez's practice, please visit: www.lopezlaw.com

Scott Lopez is an AV rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell

Scott Lopez is AV rated by Matindale-Hubbell in 2017Scott Lopez is AV rated by Matindale-Hubbell in 2017

Attorney Lopez was included on the Super Lawyers® list for the following years:

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