Michael Bencal

Michael Bencal

  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Civil Rights...
  • Massachusetts
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Summary

Specializing in Criminal Law, Landlord/Tenant Law, and Civil Rights Law. Retired Federal Civil Rights officer with extensive experience in motor vehicle law. Office is conveniently located in downtown Salem and close to parking and the Salem court complex.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Civil Rights
  • Education Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Traffic Tickets
  • Landlord Tenant
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Massachusetts
1st Circuit
U.S. Immigration Court
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Volunteer Attorney
Northeast Legal Aid
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Volunteer attorney in the Northeast Housing Court
City Councilor
City of Salem
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Chaired many committees and served as Council President in 2005
Member - Board of Directors
MassBike
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MassBike is bicycle advocacy group serving the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Civil Rights Officer
Federal Aviation Administration
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Air Traffic Controller
Federal Aviation Administration
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Education
Salem State College
B.S. / Education
Honors: cum laude
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Commercial Pilot License
Massachusetts School of Law
J.D.
Professional Associations
Massachusetts Bar Association
Current
Boston Bar Association
Current
MassBike
Current
Massachusetts State Bar # 687673
Member
Current
Certifications
Commercial Pilot
F.A.A.
Commercial Driver
Massachusetts RMV
Amateur Radio Operator
F.C.C.
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Contact & Map
265 Essex St
Suite 301
Salem, MA 01970
USA
Telephone: (978) 741-2889