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About Me

Charles W. “Walter” Smith Jr. has close to four decades of legal experience, primarily focusing on personal injury litigation and defense for criminal charges. He has worked on both sides of the court, as an advocate and on defense teams. Prior to his work with Shaheen & Gordon, P.A., he held the position of President of the New York Bar Association, Chairman of the Grievance Commission for the Board of the Overseers of the Bar.


Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 25%
  2. Litigation: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
  4. Business: 25%


Payment Types:

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Contact Info

Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.

199 Main Street
Saco, ME, 04072


MEAuthorized to practice law197309/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselShaheen & Gordon, P.A.2015 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Maine State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Board of Overseers of the BarMemberN/A
Grievance CommissionFormer PresidentN/A
York County Shelter, Inc.Former PresidentN/A
Indigent Defense CommitteePast ChairN/A
Association Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Maine Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
York County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Biddeford/Saco Country ClubPresidentN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Maine School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
University of RichmondN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1969