Post Office Box 38
Exeter, New Hampshire 03833
Telephone: (603) 775-7570
Firm: Samdperil & Welsh
The lawyers at Samdperil & Welsh aggressively defend adults and juveniles accused of crimes in New Hampshire, and professionally represent persons and organizations in other legal matters, such as personal injury litigation, domestic and family law matters, and business disputes.
NH Criminal Defense Attorneys, DWI/DUI Defense, Trials and Appeals
Richard Samdperil and Joseph Welsh have each spent the last 15 years as criminal defense lawyers in New Hampshire. They have tried hundreds of cases before judges and juries, and represented thousands of clients in serious and complex cases, including murder, sexual assault, drug possession and sales, DWI, thefts, and fraud.
Whether your case is in a local district court, the superior court, or the New Hampshire Supreme Court, weâ€™ve been there â€¦ and weâ€™ve obtained impressive results for our clients.
Richard E. Samdperil
Richard Samdperil has been practicing criminal defense in New Hampshire since 1995.
He has tried and won cases in almost every court in southern New Hampshire, and has won new trials for convicted defendants at the New Hampshire Supreme Court. Richard's practice includes criminal defense, DWI defense, appellate litigation, and civil and personal injury litigation.
An Experienced NH Trial and Appellate Lawyer
After graduating from law school in 1994, Richard went to Georgia to work with lawyers defending capital murder cases. In 1995, Richard returned to New England, and has been working as a trial and appellate lawyer in the New Hampshire courts ever since.
As a NH trial lawyer, Richard has tried and won cases in the district and superior courts of Cheshire, Sullivan, Hillsborough, Rockingham, and Strafford counties. He estimates that he has tried over 100 cases before a judge or jury.
From 2000-2002, Richard worked as an attorney with the Appellate Defender Program at the Franklin Pierce Law Center in Concord, NH. As an appellate lawyer, Richard briefed and argued dozens of cases before the New Hampshire Supreme Court. To date, he has litigated over 50 cases before the State's highest court.
Richard has also authored materials and taught defense lawyers on topics including New Hampshire constitutional law, law and forensic sciences, and the elements and defenses of common crimes.
Committed New Hampshire Attorney
Richard is a member of both the National and New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and has been affiliated with both organizations for over a decade.
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