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Vikas Dhar

Vikas Dhar

 
  • Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, White Collar Crime...
  • Massachusetts
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Lawyer Rating and Reviews
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5.0
Legal Analysis
5.0/5.0
Communication Skills
5.0/5.0
Ethics and Professionalism
5.0/5.0
Roger D. Matthews
Roger D. Matthews March 31, 2022
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
I have known and worked wit Vikas for well over a decade and have been able to observe him on both a personal and professional level. As a result I have a good basis upon which to evaluate his personality, skills and professional outlook. My determination is clearly that he is at the "top of the class". View More
Q. How do you know this lawyer?
  • Current or Former Co-Worker/Colleague

We have worked together in two different law firms over nearly two decades.

Q. In the cases you were involved in with this attorney, which of the following apply?
  • Same Client

We have worked together on a number of cases as we are in the same office.

Q. When did you work with this lawyer?
2015 to present
Q. Was this lawyer an effective advocate/counselor and why?
Yes

Vikas has a strong innate ability to understand his client's needs which makes him an effective advocate and trusted counselor

Q. Please rate this lawyer on the following:

Legal Knowledge: Excellent

Vikas does his homework. On a given case if there are new areas involved or the need to focus on particular nuances, Vikas will check it out and get familiar with the law related to particular facts.

Legal Analysis: Excellent

Vikas works hard to obtain and understand the critical facts of a case which provides the basis strong legal analysis.

Communication Skills: Excellent

he has an inherent ability to relate to people and makes those he come in contact with feel respected and comfortable. This leads to easy communications with clients, peers and the courts.

Ethics and Professionalism: Excellent

Vikas adheres to highest level of ethics and professionalism which allows him to be well respected and an effective advocate.

Q. For which practice area(s) would you recommend this lawyer?
criminal law; white collar crime, domestic violence
Q. Which of the following skills does this lawyer possess?
  • Business Advising
  • Client Relations
  • Collaboration
  • Drafting
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Financial Literacy (handling client funds)
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing
  • Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Negotiation
  • Problem Solving
  • Pro Bono and Community Services
Q. Please provide any additional comments about this lawyer
Vikas has worked hard to gain a reputation for excellence in the legal community and it is reflected in his clients' appreciation and his strong representation.
Q. I would recommend this lawyer to my family and friends
Yes
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
He is not only a trusted colleague and excellent lawyer. He is a good person that cares about his clients and the quality of his work. View More
Q. How do you know this lawyer?
  • Current or Former Co-Worker/Colleague
  • Friend

Worked both under and alongside him on Criminal Defense matters.

Q. In the cases you were involved in with this attorney, which of the following apply?
  • Same Client

We regularly work on cases together

Q. When did you work with this lawyer?
2010-Present
Q. Was this lawyer an effective advocate/counselor and why?
Yes

Excellent at Client counseling, along with strong knowledge of law and advocacy skills.

Q. Please rate this lawyer on the following:

Legal Knowledge: Excellent

Especially on Federal criminal defense matters, sentencing guidelines, and White Collar cases.

Legal Analysis: Excellent

Listens carefully and uses law to meet specific client goals. He recognizes not all client goals are the same.

Communication Skills: Excellent

He leaves clients feeling reassured and confident in their representation.

Ethics and Professionalism: Excellent

My go-to ethics advisor. He has been a Hearing Officer for BBO.

Q. For which practice area(s) would you recommend this lawyer?
Criminal defense, White Collar investigations, international criminal defense matters.
Q. Which of the following skills does this lawyer possess?
  • Business Advising
  • Client Relations
  • Collaboration
  • Drafting
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Financial Literacy (handling client funds)
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing
  • Litigation
  • Negotiation
  • Oral Argument
  • Problem Solving
  • Pro Bono and Community Services
  • Trials
  • Use of Technology
Q. Please provide any additional comments about this lawyer
One of the best.
Q. I would recommend this lawyer to my family and friends
Yes
Stephen Neyman Esq.
Stephen Neyman Esq. March 28, 2022
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
It is the consensus of my peers that Vikas is the consummate professional. Hiring him is money well spent. View More
Q. How do you know this lawyer?
  • Other

We have had co-defendants together on several occasions.

Q. In the cases you were involved in with this attorney, which of the following apply?
  • Different Client, Same Side of Case

We have represented co-defendants on several cases.

Q. When did you work with this lawyer?
On several occasions over the past few years.
Q. Was this lawyer an effective advocate/counselor and why?
Yes

Vikas is well prepared at every event, arraignment, pretrial hearing, motions, trial and dispositional hearings. He has a great command of the facts of his cases and is knowledgeable of all pertinent legal issues.

Q. Please rate this lawyer on the following:

Legal Knowledge: Excellent

Vikas's briefs and memoranda of law are precise, current and well written.

Legal Analysis: Excellent

He is able to identify issues, analyze the law and factually support or distinguish his client's position with clarity.

Communication Skills: Excellent

Vikas's communication skills are excellent. Whether written or oral people will listen to what he has to say. Lawyers and judges alike respect his advocacy.

Ethics and Professionalism: Excellent

Vikas approaches all cases with a realistic approach. He is direct and honest with the judges, prosecutors, fellow defense attorneys and most importantly his clients.

Q. For which practice area(s) would you recommend this lawyer?
Criminal defense.
Q. Which of the following skills does this lawyer possess?
  • Client Relations
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Legal Research
  • Legal Writing
  • Litigation
  • Negotiation
  • Oral Argument
  • Trials
Q. I would recommend this lawyer to my family and friends
Yes