Bassil & Budreau routinely advise corporations and their in house counsel during grand jury investigations by the Department of Justice, United States Attorney’s Office, the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office and local law enforcement agencies.   The firm represents executives, employees and their families in federal and state court at all levels.

The partners work with each client individually and utilizes their industry knowledge and inside perspective to build legal strategies and compelling defenses to defend against prosecutions and government overreach.   B&B have access to the best experts when defending clients including computer and forensic accountants, mortgage underwriters, health care professionals and telecommunication scientists.  Our partners have litigated dozens of complex federal cases and hundreds of state cases ranging from mortgage, bank and securities fraud to money laundering, complex conspiracies and regulatory violations.

James Budreau has a degree in Economics and was selected by Martindale Hubble as a premier white collar litigator and B&B was selected by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top criminal firms in Boston for 2015.   Attorney Budreau taught employment law at Harvard Law School and ran the employment law legal division for the Hale and Dorr Legal Clinic.

Janice Bassil has tried dozens of high profile cases and routinely represents female executives and their families.  Attorney Bassil was named Lawyer of the year by Lawyers’ Weekly for her persistent style that has led to acquittal after acquittal.  She teaches criminal law at Boston University and is considered to be one of the most effective legal advocates and creative minds in the industry. See Seeking Justice.

B&B practices in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont federal court.