Practice Areas

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense Committed to Our Clients. Dedicated to the Cause of Justice. More than 50 Years of Experience. Lothstein Guerriero handles all levels of criminal defense, including: Homicides and Felonies, including charges of Assault, Theft, Sexual Assault, Drug Po… Read More
Attorneys: Kaylee Doty

Annulment of Criminal Records

Does a criminal record follow you forever? Well, in some States it may, but in New Hampshire, we have an annulment law. Lothstein Guerriero, PLLC has helped many current and former clients obtain annulments of past criminal and motor vehicle offenses… Read More

Specific Criminal Offenses (State Court)

Assault Cases

Ted Lothstein and Richard Guerriero have represented many clients charged with different degrees of assault in NH’s District Courts, and Superior Courts, throughout the State. In NH, we don’t use the terminology “assault and battery… Read More

Issuing Bad Checks and Check Forgery

Does your case involve an allegation that you issued a bad check, or committed forgery in relation to the negotiation of a check? In either scenario, a check is involved in the alleged criminal conduct. But these offenses fall under different laws an… Read More

Domestic Violence Allegations

The Offense of “Domestic Violence” Under New Hampshire law, certain crimes are classified under the “Domestic Violence” charging label if committed against a “family or household member or intimate partner.” These… Read More

Driving Offenses (other than DWI)

Many of our clients face charges for driving offenses such as Conduct after an Accident (leaving the scene or otherwise not reporting an accident) Driving after Certification as an Habitual Offender Driving with a suspended license Vehicular assault… Read More

Drug Possession

Many of our clients face charges for possession of illegal drugs, or possession of prescription drugs without a valid prescription. These charges can be brought in district or superior court, and can be brought as violations, misdemeanors, or felony… Read More

Drug Cases - Sales, Conspiracies

Ted Lothstein and Richard Guerriero have represented many clients charged with felony and misdemeanor drug crimes in NH’s District Courts, and Superior Courts, throughout the State; and in the United States District Court – NH (federal co… Read More

Sexual Assault Allegations

New Hampshire criminal defense attorneys Richard Guerriero and Ted Lothstein have handled many sexual assault cases — both misdemeanors and felonies — in NH District and Superior Courts, in the United States District Court-NH (child pornography c… Read More

Theft Offenses

In New Hampshire, theft cases fall into two general categories: felony thefts, where the felony status is based on the value of the property stolen, or recidivism; and misdemeanor theft cases. And thefts can be charged in many different ways, based o… Read More

Driving after Certification as an Habitual Offender

When a person drives a vehicle anywhere in NH after being certified as an Habitual Offender, in most instances they will face a prosecution for the Special Felony called Operating after Certification as an Habitual Offender. What is a Habitual Offend… Read More

Federal Cases

Criminal defense attorneys Ted Lothstein and Richard Guerriero frequently practice in the United States District Court for New Hampshire. They handle complex felony cases, including several of the largest drug distribution cases that have ever been f… Read More

Juvenile Offenses

In New Hampshire, for all but the most serious felonies, when the State prosecutes people who are under 18 years of age, they are prosecuted under a completely separate system of laws — the laws governing “juvenile delinquency” — and… Read More

Alcohol Offenses and Minors

When people under the age of 21 get in trouble with the law in New Hampshire for alcohol-related offenses, these fall into the following categories: Unlawful Possession of Alcohol, contrary to NH RSA 179:10 This can result in a court-ordered license… Read More

Victim / Witness Representation

The New Hampshire attorneys of Lothstein Guerriero, PLLC, on a fairly regular basis, are retained or appointed to represent an alleged victim, or a trial witness, in a criminal case. Why would an alleged victim or a trial witness want, or need, a law… Read More

Restraining Orders and Stalking Orders

In New Hampshire, a person can go to a Circuit Court and seek two different types of protective orders, in an effort to prohibit another person from having contact with them or coming near the residence or workplace. These are: domestic violence prot… Read More

Habitual Offender Certification and Decertification Hearings

New Hampshire has an Habitual Offender law, which requires the Department of Safety to “certify” certain repeat offender drivers as an “Habitual Offender,” a status that can prevent the individual from obtaining a driver’… Read More


DWI / DUI / OUI Many people assume that when they receive a DWI charge, they have very little hope of winning their case. In this video, Ted Lothstein explains why DWI charges in New Hampshire don’t always lead to convictions. Read More
Attorneys: Kaylee Doty

Ted Lothstein, DWI Defender

Ted Lothstein has over 20 years' experience defending all levels of DWI and has trained hundreds of DWI defense lawyers. He has been recognized as a Top DUI Attorney. Read More

DWI - 1st Offense (Under Age 21)

Drivers under 21 years old who face DWI charges in NH face a number of special considerations. Lower Standards of Proof in BAC Cases First, in terms of the government’s obligation to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt: If the person is charg… Read More

Aggravated DWI - Misdemeanor

Aggravated DWI is a more serious form of 1st offense DWI where there is an aggravating factor. The aggravating factor elevates the serious of the offense from a class B misdemeanor to a class A misdemeanor. That is a huge difference. For a class B mi… Read More

Aggravated DWI - Felony (Accident with Injury Resulting)

There are two types of Aggravated DWI in NH: Class A misdemeanor Aggravated DWI Class B Felony Aggravated DWI Definition – Elements of the Offense If the aggravating factor is a vehicle collision that results in serious bodily injury to any per… Read More

DWI Penalties

This page provides a starting point to answer that question. However, keep things in perspective: contrary to popular belief, many people — particularly those represented by highly-experienced and skilled DWI defense lawyers — are found not guilt… Read More

Administrative License Suspension (ALS)

Almost all DWI cases in New Hampshire involve two separate proceedings: Prosecution for a criminal case in Court An Administrative License Suspension (ALS) proceeding in the Department of Safety Each of these proceedings jeopardizes your right to dri… Read More
Attorneys: Kaylee Doty

Motor Vehicle Hearings

Lothstein Guerriero, PLLC’s attorneys routinely handle several types of motor vehicle hearings at the Department of Safety, Bureau of Hearings in Concord, NH. Some hearings may also be held at a “substation” such as the DMV office at Dover… Read More
Appeals - Civil and Crimi…

Appeals - Civil and Criminal

Appeals - Civil and Criminal Ted Lothstein and Richard Guerriero, highly experienced New Hampshire appeals lawyers, have litigated over 100 appeals in the New Hampshire Supreme Court, United States Court of Appeals, and even the United States Supreme Court, the highest Court in… Read More
Attorneys: Kaylee Doty
Injuries & Accidents

Injuries & Accidents

Injuries & Accidents If you are injured or your property damaged by a careless, negligent or even a drunk driver, and you don’t have a lawyer, it’s you against a giant insurance company. Do you think they have your best interests at heart? Read More

Professional Licensing Issues

Our attorneys represent professionals who are in trouble with their licensing board. Under investigation, or facing disciplinary proceedings. Doctors. Lawyers. Nurses. Psychologists. And so many more. The NH Office of Professional Licensing and Certi… Read More

Medical Marijuana Laws

New Hampshire Medical Cannabis / Marijuana Law- Overview NH has a limited medical marijuana law that is more restrictive than the laws of most States that have enacted protections for medical marijuana users. The primary limitations are: The patient… Read More