Attorney Benjamin P. Urbelis has been zealously representing clients throughout the state and federal courts of Massachusetts for seven years. His Boston firm practices exclusively in the area of criminal defense, which includes representation of his clients through the collateral matters associated with criminal charges and/ or convictions. Attorney Urbelis has earned multiple trial advocacy honors, including National Trial Lawyers’ “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” and National Association of Distinguished Counsel’s “Top One Percent,” as he’s achieved higher than an 80% acquittal rate on cases tried to verdict. Most recently, he obtained “not guilty” verdicts on the lead charges of a federal indictment in a highly publicized trial involving a school teacher. Attorney Urbelis is a frequent guest speaker at schools and continuing legal education seminars, and has contributed articles to legal publications on various topics of criminal law. He’s served as the mock trial attorney- coach at two different high schools, currently at Central Catholic High School, where he also serves on the school’s Alumni Board of Advisors. Attorney Urbelis is also a member of Norfolk Bar Advocates, through which he regularly accepts court-appointed cases to represent indigent criminal defendants.
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