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Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Commercial

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About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Criminal Defense: 34%
  2. Commercial: 33%
  3. Personal Injury: 33%



Hourly ($275-300/hour), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Timothy E. Zerillo

    I endorse this lawyer. Tom is a top notch litigator. He is both RELENTLESS and FEARLESS. If you have a serious case, Tom Hallett is your guy.


    Timothy Zerillo Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Robert A. Levine

    I endorse this lawyer. Tom is a fearless advocate for those charged with serious crime. He has handled high profile cases with aplomb. He is not afraid to go to trial, to aggressively cross-examine witnesses, and to put the state to its proof. He is respected and admired by his peers.


    Robert Levine Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Hallett Whipple

75 Market St Ste 502
Po Box 7508
Portland, ME, 04101-5057


MEAuthorized to practice law199507/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Reprimand
    issued in ME, 2008


    A reprimand means an attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The State gives the lawyer a public reprimand in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.

Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing AttorneyHallett Whipple1988 - Present
AttorneyHoglund Saturley and Pearce1985 - 1988
AttorneyBelmonte Cardinale Cotter and Merrill1983 - 1985

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Maine Association of Criminal LawyersCharter Member2000 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2000 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. RobinsonNot Guilty on Murder Charge
State v. RawnsleyNot Guilty
State v. BrownDismissed

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Publication NameTitleDate
Aspatore Book publicationDefense Strategies for Drug Crimes2011

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolN/AUnknown1983

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
American Civil Liberties UnionFourth Amendment2013
NBIFourth Amendment Electronic Surveillancce2010
NBIYour Business and White Collar Crime2008