Testimonials

Testimonials

Testimonial from Client in Federal Drug Investigation

During the Fall of 2016, my home was raided by federal authorities.  They had a search warrant and were investigating me for federal drug crimes.  After the search, I was not arrested.   While the investigation continued, I retained Federal Criminal Defense Attorney, John L. Calcagni III.   Th...

Testimonial from Client in Motor Vehicle Charges Case

A good lawyer is your best friend whether wrongfully or rightfully accused of a crime.  My son got himself into a mess of trouble by riding a dirt bike without a license.  When police attempted to stop him, he refused and took them on a highspeed chase through our town.  Once multiple patrol offi...

Testimonial from Client in Federal Human Trafficking Case

John Calcagni is the best criminal defense lawyer around. He has a ton of trial experience and was a federal prosecutor. I was implicated in a federal human trafficking investigation.  I am also not a U.S. citizen, which further complicated my situation.   John contacted federal authorities and a...

Testimony from Army ROTC Disenrollment Case

John Calcagni is truly the best military lawyer around.  As an ROTC Cadet, I was arrested for DUI.  Even though my case was dismissed by civilian authorities, I thought I was screwed until I met and hired John. Through John's diligence and careful, strategic planning, we assembled a compelling pac...

Testimony from Possession of Heroin Case

I spent years of my life battling a heroin addiction.   One day, I was stopped and arrested for possessing heroin.   I was on bail at the time for a related case but in another state.  I hired John Calcagni who was recommended to me by my ex-boyfriend who also was represented by John.   John ...

Testimony from Firearms and Drug Trafficking Case

I am exceptionally satisfied with John Calcagni.  I hired him to represent my son after police raided his home and seized money, a number of firearms and quantities of both marijuana and cocaine.  Police went there with warrants for this arrest and to search the home.  RI Firearms Attorney John C...

Testimonial for Army ROTC Cadet Disenrollment Case

As an Army ROTC Cadet, my family and I retained Military Civilian Defense Attorney, John L. Calcagni III, to assist me with a pending disenrollment action. Disenrollment was initiated against me for failing a urine drug test. The urinalysis result indicated that I used amphetamines. I have never ...

Testimonial for Rhode Island Guns and Drugs Case

I was charged with possessing firearms in connection with drug trafficking. These charges came after police arrested me for purchasing marijuana valued at $200. I cooperated with police and admitted to buying the marijuana for my own personal use. I then consented to the police searching my apar...

Testimonial by Victim in Rhode Island Assault and Robbery Case

I hired John Calcagni to represent me in a complicated criminal matter. However, I was not the defendant, I was the victim. While visiting the Twin Rivers Casino, I was accosted by a strange man while standing outdoors smoking a cigarette. He stole by designed handbag and ran off with my cash wi...

Testimonial in Massachusetts Illegal Wiretapping Case

I am a divorcee who still struggles to maintain relations with my ex-spouse who is also the parent of my son. While attending counseling sessions for the benefit of our son and during discussions regarding the same, I secretly recorded the conversations for my own protection. My ex-spouse inadvert...

Testimonial in Federal Marijuana and Butane Honey Oil Case

I was indicted in United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island with Possession with Intent to Distribute Butane Honey Oil and Marijuana. The total quantities of drugs attributed to me by the government was between 1000 and 2000 kilograms. Both federal law and the U.S. Sentencing ...

Testimonial for Reckless Driving Case

Our family recently retained Rhode Island Criminal Defense Attorney, John L. Calcagni III, to represent our son in a Reckless Driving case in Rhode Island District Court. Our young son traveled from New Hampshire to Rhode Island one day with a group of buddies to go on a motor cycle ride. Appare...