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Wm. A. Lee Clarke III
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Wm. A. Lee Clarke III

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Car Accidents

About Me

Trials in all Maryland State and Federal Courts for over 40 years.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1975

  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
  2. DUI & DWI: 30%
  3. Car Accidents: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Robin R Cockey

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Clarke is an aggressive, thoroughly competent defense counsel. He zealously represents his clients.

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    Robin Cockey Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • William Robinson Hall

    I endorse this lawyer. Lee is one of the best attorneys here on the Eastern Shore. I have known him for 20 years and he knows the Eastern Shore and the courts.

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    William Hall Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Wm. A. Lee Clarke III, P.C.

30644 Brandywine Court
Salisbury, MD, 21804-2558

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive197507/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
ListedMarquis Who's Who in American Law2015
ListedBar Register of Preeminent Lawyers2015
ListedMarquis Who's Who in America2015
" AV " RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top 100 Trial Lawyers - MarylandThe National Trial Lawyers2014
Top Lawyers in MarylandAmerican Lawyer Media2014
Top Lawyers In MarylandThe Legal Network2014
Delmarva's Best Law FirmThe Daily Times2004
Criminal Trial AdvocateNational Board of Trial Advocacy1987

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ColonelMD Defense Force, JAG Corps2006 - Present
AttorneyWm. A. Lee Clarke III, P.C.1978 - Present
AssociateHearne & Bailey, PA1977 - 1978
Staff AttorneyWilson Foods Corporation1976 - 1977
Trial AttorneyTennessee Valley Authority1975 - 1976
Vietnam VeteranUnited States Marine Corps1967 - 1969

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys' AssociationBoard of Directors1984 - 1990
MD Commission on Human RelationsCommissioner1983 - 1985
Maryland State Bar AssociationLawyer Assistance Committee ( 2006- )1975 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Attempted MurderJury trial - not guilty - self defense
Not Guilty In 7 Jury Trials7 Jury trials - not guilty of all charges
Embezzlement of $100,000All charges dismisssed

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Maryland Bar JournalRecognition of Legal Specialists1979

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Baltimore School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor, magna cum laude1975
University of Exeter, EnglandInternational LawN/A1973
John Carroll UniversityBusiness AdministrationN/A1972

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
MSBA, Speaker's BureauConstitutional LawN/A