Attorney Profile

Put Our Experience to Work for You

If you face criminal allegations in Massachusetts, you could use some peace of mind — the kind that only a truly experienced, aggressive criminal defense attorney can provide.

Charges such as assault, theft, OUI or domestic violence can carry harsh penalties. A conviction to any crime can lead to a criminal record, fines, immigration issues, and even jail time. The repercussions of a criminal conviction can follow you for the rest of your life.

Criminal defense attorney Patrick J Colvario knows what you are up against. He knows that the courtroom may be the last place you see your family for a long, long time. He works hard and litigates harder in defense of every client's freedom and future.

For a closer look at what his years of experience, legal knowledge and courtroom skills can do for you, contact The Law Offices of Patrick J. Colvario in Post Office Square Boston. Your initial consultation is free. If you are in custody, Mr. Colvario will come to you.

Vigorous Representation

Patrick J. Colvario entered the practice of law to advocate for innocent people and right the wrongs committed against them. He believes that every person has a right to a vigorous defense.

  • If the drug charges against you are the product of an illegal search and seizure...
  • If domestic violence allegations have resulted from a family member's vendetta...
  • If the basis for your sex crime arrest is highly questionable...

You need help.

You need help around the clock, help throughout your case; help in pre-trial hearings, help in open court. The Law Offices of Patrick J. Colvario offers the kind of help and hope that gives you a fighting chance. Mr. Colvario has dedicated his life to helping people like you avoid conviction, harsh punishments and separation from your family.

Attorney Patrick J. Colvario - Massachusetts Criminal Defense Lawyer

Patrick J. Colvario, Esq. 

Sole Practitioner / Managing Partner

My name is Attorney Patrick J. Colvario. I graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2002 and from Suffolk University Law School in 2005. I focus my practice on Criminal Defense and Family Law in Massachusetts. For years now, I have been fighting aggressively for my clients' in every case and using every tool at my disposal to win. My experience has taught me that not everybody's problems or questions occur between 9 AM and 5 PM, which is why I am available for emergencies at any hour. 

My sole focus is on your case when you hire me. My attention to your case and my preparation is unmatched. I am also very blunt with my clients. I will always tell you the truth and never sell you out. My ten years of experience has allowed me to understand the DA's policies and strategies in each case and how to attack them. Call me to start protecting you when you are in trouble.

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2005


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts,
  • J.D. 2005
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
    • B.A. 2002
    • Major: Legal Studies, History
    • Minor: Psychology

Professional Associations

  • Suffolk Lawyers for Justice
  • Boston Bar Association
  • Comm2A