About

With over 30 years of legal experience, Attorney John Tramontozzi offers clients the advantage of extensive knowledge and skills to successfully represent them in a broad range of legal areas.

Licensed in Massachusetts, John Tramontozzi handles:
  • Personal injury and wrongful death: Including auto accidents, construction site accidents, slip & fall injuries, and medical malpractice.
  • Criminal law: Including aggressive defense of OUI charges and serious traffic violations and all types of misdemeanor and felony offenses.
  • Estate planning: Including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, health care proxies, and advance directives.
  • Probate: Including executor assistance, family representation and estate administration following the death of a loved one.
  • Real Estate: Including commercial and residential purchase and sales transactions and dispute resolution.

John Tramontozzi is a veteran of the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office and has over 30 years of experience in litigation. As your representative, he draws from a wealth of expertise. His years of courtroom experience with daily trials in the DA’s office, as well as litigation in the private sector, sets him apart from his peers. When you need an attorney, it is critical that he has the confidence and knowledge to effectively advocate for you, from your first meeting to the courtroom. John Tramontozzi has earned the respect of peers and gratitude of his clients. He has a reputation for being an aggressive advocate and a gentleman, both in and out of the court. The citizens of Melrose have elected John Tramontozzi six times to the Melrose Board of Aldermen. As a 10-year veteran of the board, he was chosen by his peers to serve as president of the board.

As an assistant district attorney in Suffolk County, John successfully prosecuted serious criminal cases and also provided the DA’s office with valuable research and writing skills. Included in this work are many cases decided by the Appeals and Supreme Judicial Courts of Massachusetts. John’s experience as a prosecutor and now as counsel for defendants makes him uniquely qualified in and well versed in the inner workings of the Massachusetts Court system.

Following his employment in the DA’s office, John Tramontozzi was a Senior Trial Attorney retained by Commercial Union Insurance Company and OneBeacon Insurance Group, handling both personal and commercial cases in a wide range of capacities including: personal injury actions, construction site accidents, environmental claims, general insurance coverage disputes and the prosecution of many subrogation matters. He represented both personal and commercial clients.

In addition to his busy trial practice, John has served as a mediator and arbitrator on various matters relating to personal injury, domestic relations and contract law. His mediation skills have been sought by a number of local district courts including Malden and Lawrence District Courts.

As Alderman in the City of Melrose, John is responsible for carrying out the legislative powers of the city, including issuance of licenses, appropriations, appointments to commissions and boards, reviewing zoning matters and constituent services. His experience as Alderman gives him access and understanding of the many aspects of legislation which directly affect the practice of law. He applies his knowledge of civic matters to his law practice, drawing from early experiences as co-founder of Traffic Control Systems (an engineering company specializing in traffic signals and highway construction) and a manager of residential Real Estate.

John Tramontozzi is a highly respected attorney advocate and legislator and will be your strongest advocate in navigating the legal system.

John Tramontozzi