Criminal Defense/Bankruptcy Filings/Housing Court

Law Offices of Tom G. Vukmirovits
Phone: (508) 795-7191
Fax: (508) 819-3131

Recent Results

Bankruptcy

2017: obtained relief from automatic stay for landlord after tenant filed for bankruptcy protection following summary process case

2014: re-opened Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition for client and avoided creditor’s lien recorded against client’s home
2013: after filing of Chapter 13 petition, and after mortgagee foreclosed on property and attempted to evict clients from home, defended clients in eviction case and obtained five-figure settlement
2013: filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition for clients, obtained discharge of unsecured debts and avoided creditors’ liens in the aggregate amount of approximately $40,000.00 against clients’ home
2013: obtained approval for Chapter 13 plan, which included the avoiding of a lien recorded against clients’ home and the cramming down (treating as unsecured) of a second mortgage against clients’ home
2013: filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition for clients and obtained discharge of unsecured debts of approximately $51,000.00
2013: filed Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition for clients, obtained discharge of unsecured debts and avoided three creditors’ liens in the aggregate amount of approximately $14,000.00 against clients’ home

 Landlord/Tenant

2018: obtained summary judgment for landlord, thereby bypassing requested jury trial, then obtained order dismissing appeal

2017: obtained summary judgment for landlord, thereby bypassing requested jury trial

2015: obtained judgment on tenant’s counterclaims for interference with quiet enjoyment, breach of implied warranty of habitability, and violations of consumer protection laws
2014:   successfully represented landlord at hearing before single justice at MA Appeals Court on tenant’s appeal from the denial of a motion to waive an appeal bond after an eviction trial
2014: obtained summary judgment for landlord, thereby bypassing tenant’s claimed jury trial

Criminal Defense

2018: obtained dismissal of restraining-order-violation charges for client

2018: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with domestic assault & battery

2018: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with armed assault with intent to rob and assault & battery by means of dangerous weapon

2018: successfully moved to withdraw prior guilty finding for distribution of Class B substance and then obtained dismissal of charge

2018: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with assault by means of dangerous weapon and firearm charges

2017: successfully moved to withdraw prior guilty finding for breaking-and-entering and then obtained dismissal of charge

2017: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with assault with intent to murder and firearm charges

2017: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with indecent sexual assault

2017: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with larceny

2016: successfully moved to suppress .14 breath-test reading and thereafter obtained not guilty verdict for OUI

2016: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with multiple counts of kidnapping

2015: successfully moved to suppress .32 breath-test reading and thereafter obtained not guilty verdict for OUI
2015: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with rape
2015: successfully moved to seal client’s record, which facilitated client regaining employment
2015: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with receiving stolen property
2014: successfully moved to withdraw prior admission of guilt for a client charged with possession of drugs with the intent to distribute within a school zone and then obtained a dismissal on the case after successfully moving to suppress the drugs attributed to client
2014: successfully moved to suppress drugs found in car occupied and owned by client after a late-night traffic stop and then obtained not guilty verdict on remaining charges, including resisting arrest
2014: successfully moved to suppress drugs in motel room rented by client and in which client was located and then obtained dismissal of case involving multiple allegations of drug possession
2013: obtained dismissal of OUI case  after successfully moving to suppress results of breathalyzer test
2013: obtained not guilty verdict on unarmed robbery indictment and obtained probation for client convicted of accessory after the fact and credit card fraud
2013: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with 2nd offense OUI
2012: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with assault & battery and assault & battery by means of a dangerous weapon
2010: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with assault & battery, and assault & battery against a disabled person; obtained dismissal of remaining charges
2009: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with violation of a restraining order
2008: obtained not guilty verdict for client charged with three counts of assault by means of a dangerous weapon
2006: obtained not guilty verdict for client indicted for home invasion, armed assault in a dwelling, assault & battery by means of a dangerous weapon, armed burglary, and armed robbery
2006: obtained not guilty verdict for client indicted for possession of narcotics with the intent to distribute and doing so within a school zone

2005: obtained not guilty verdict for client indicted for manslaughter and successfully obtained verdict for simple possession on charge of narcotics-distribution