John Brooks Seed

John Brooks Seed was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts. He is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a B.A. in History and New England Law where he received his Juris Doctor degree. Attorney Seed is licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Prior to opening his private practice, Attorney Seed was an Assistant District Attorney in Suffolk County. He began his prosecutorial career in the Chelsea District Court, where he prosecuted cases such as OUI/DWI drunk driving, gun charges, drug distribution and domestic violence. Attorney Seed was then promoted to supervisor of the Boston Municipal Court, Brighton Division. While in Brighton, Attorney Seed was the sole prosecutor for the Allston and Brighton neighborhoods of Boston. He handled thousands of cases during his time there and tried over 150 criminal cases before either a judge or jury, the majority of which were OUI/DWI drunk driving. This unique experience in the specialized area of OUI/DWI drunk driving gives Attorney Seed a distinct edge in defending your case.

Fees: Fixed (always), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (20 minutes)

Payment types: Cash, Check, Credit card

Contact info
Seed, Chan & Associates LLC267 North Beacon Street
Suite 3
Boston, MA, 02135

Mobile (857) 453-8527

State Status Acquired Updated
MA Active 2007 07/30/2016

Award name Grantor Date granted
Boston Rising Star National Law Journal 2014
Recognition Boston Super Lawyers 2014
Top 40 Under 40 National Trial Lawyers 2014
Top 10 DUI Lawyer in MA American Institute of DUI/DWI Lawyers 2014
Top Rated DUI Lawyer WAAF – 97.7 2014
Top Contributor – OUI AVVO 2014
Top Rated OUI Attorney 98.5 Sports Hub 2014
Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 American Society of Legal Advocates 2014
Top Contributer – DUI Avvo 2013
Recognition Boston Super Lawyers 2013
Top Rated DUI Attorney WAAF 97.7 2013
Client’s Choice DUI Avvo 2013
Athletic Hall of Fame New Bedford High School 2013
Clients Choice Criminal Defense Avvo 2012
Recognized Brighton Court OUI Task Force 2010
Service Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office 2009

Work experience
Title Company name Duration
Criminal Defense Trial Attorney Seed, Chan & Associates, LLC 2012 – Present
Owner/Trial Lawyer Law Office of John B. Seed 2011 – 2011
Assistant District Attorney Suffolk County Da’s Office, Boston 2008 – 2010
Independent Contract Attorney City Of Boston Law Department 2007 – 2008
Student Attorney – City Solicitor’s Office City Of Taunton 2006 – 2007
Superior Court Intern Bristol County D.A.’S Office 2006 – 2006
Teacher – Special Education New Bedford High School 2003 – 2004

School name Major Degree Graduated
New England School of Law Law JD – Juris Doctor 2007
University of Massachusetts, Amherst History BA – Bachelor of Arts 2003

Speaking engagements
Conference name Title Date
Radio OUI penalties in MA 2014
Radio OUI Defense in MA 2013
Criminal Defense Is your weed covered 2013
Suffolk County Awards Administrator presentation 2010
Brighton District Court Student Prosecutor Training 2010
BPD Proper Breath Test Procedure 2010
Brighton District Court Student Prosecutor Training 2009
Bridgwater State University Athletic Trainer Liability 2009
College Student Seminar Substance Abuse Treatment N/A

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