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James B. Krasnoo - Andover, MA

28 Andover StreetSuite 240 Andover, MA 01810

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Updated: 07/20/2022

Andover Criminal Litigation in State and Federal Courts Lawyer


Attorney James B. Krasnoo is a seasoned trial lawyer devoted exclusively to litigation with more than fifty-seven years of legal experience...

About James B. Krasnoo

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Litigation in State and Federal Courts 90%
  • Appellate Litigation (Civil and Criminal) in State and Federal Courts 10%


  • 100%


Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1964
  • California, 1965
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1964
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1964
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 1965
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1965
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1966
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1968

Other Affiliations

  • Federal Bar Association, Member, 1975 to Present
  • Lawrence Bar Association, Member, 1995 to Present
  • American Trial Lawyers Association, 1990 to Present
  • NACDL, 1995 to Present
  • MACDL 2000 to Present
  • Essex County Bar Association, Member, 1995 to Present
  • Federal Bar Association, Past President
  • Lawrence Bar Association, Past President
  • Massachusetts Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Andover High School Mock Trial Team, Advisor, 2001 - Present

Past Positions

  • Office of Attorney General, Assistant Attorney General, 1965 - 1968
  • United States Attorney's Office, Assistant United States Attorney, 1969 - 1973
  • Norris, Kozodoy, Krasnoo & Fong, Partner, 1973 - 1990
  • Law Office of James B. Krasnoo, Sole Proprietor, 1990 - 2007


  • University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, Illinois, 1964
  • Harvard University, 1961
  • Northeastern University, 1966

Fraternities and Sororities

  • Phi Delta Phi


Offers Free Initial Consultation

Accepts Credit Cards

Office Information


28 Andover StreetSuite 240 Andover, MA 01810


  • 978-474-9005

Office Hours

M-F 9am-5pm


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Included on the 2022 Massachusetts list

Past Lists

  • 2021 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2008 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list
  • 2007 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list

View the profile for James B. Krasnoo on Super Lawyers


  • Edward J. Duggan Zealous Advocate Award, Committee for Public Counsel, 2008 - Present
  • Super Lawyers, Boston Magazine, 2008 - 2017
  • Top 100 Lawyers in MA, American Trial Lawyers Association, 2010 - Present
  • Access to Justice Defender Award, Massachusetts Bar Association, 2014

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