Roxbury Defenders Unit

untitledRoxbury Defenders Unit
10 Malcolm X Blvd., Ste 2-1
Roxbury, MA 02119
Phone: 617-989-8100
Fax: 617-541-0904

This office covers Suffolk Superior Court, Roxbury, Dorchester & West Roxbury divisions of the Boston Municipal Court.


Managing Director

Allison S. Cartwright

Attorney In-Charge

John Redden (Interim)

Supervising Attorneys

Marc Chamblee                            617-318-5441 (Send Email)
Joanna Sandman                          617-318-5454 (Send Email)

Staff Attorney

Sara Atalay                                     617-318-5437  (Send Email)
Jessenia Carredano                      617-318-5460 (Send Email)
Paul Carrigan                                 617-318-5440 (Send Email)
Christie Charles                             617-318-5442 (Send Email)
Zachary Cloud                                617-318-5443 (Send Email)
Amaylah Israel                                617-318-5459 (Send Email)
Rebecca Kratka                              617-318-5445 (Send Email)
William Lane                                   617-318-5452 (Send Email)
Cory McAlister                                617-318-5456 (Send Email)
Hakeem Muhammad                    617-318-5455 (Send Email)
Sandra (Neni) Odiaga                    617-318-5461 (Send Email)
John Osler                                        617-318-5470 (Send Email)
Joshua Raisler Cohn
David Shea                                       617-318-5458 (Send Email)
Gya’ Williams                                   617-318-5451 (Send Email)

Social Workers

Norman Beach                                 617-318-5467 (Send Email)

Olivia Dubois, Northeast Regional Social Service Advocate Supervisor                                                                                             617-318-5450 (Send Email)


Douglas Hansen                              617-318-5466 (Send Email)
Luis Olmedo                                    617-318-5468 (Send Email)

Support Staff

Robin Allen-D’Abreau, Supervising Administrative Assistant      617-318-5434 (Send Email)
Renee Foster, Administrative Assistant                                           617-318-5456 (Send Email)
Mokasha Williams, Administrative Assistant                                   617-318-5435 (Send Email)

Other CPCS Staff

Nancy Hathaway, Senior Trial Counsel, Children & Family 617-318-5469 (Send Email)

Joshua Raisler Cohn, Criminal Defense Training Attorney/Trial Attorney   617-318-5449 (Send Email)




This office covers Suffolk Superior CourtRoxbury, Dorchester & West Roxbury divisions of the Boston Municipal Court.






Photo: Credit Christopher Gonsalves, CPCS Staff