I have 30 years of experience handling all types of criminal matters- 23 years as a... more
I have 30 years of experience handling all types of criminal matters- 23 years as a defense attorney and the rest, from 1987 through 1994, as an Assistant D.A. and then as the Deputy D.A. in Portland, Maine. If you think it's an advantage to understand your opponent in battle--and believe me, if you are charged with a crime you might feel as if you are in a battle-- I understand your opponent... view profile
I just celebrated my 20th year of practicing law, and still enjoy it as much now as... more
I just celebrated my 20th year of practicing law, and still enjoy it as much now as I did in 1992. Going to Maine Maritime Academy and working for the Navy as a civilian engineer seems like it was just yesterday. I am looking forward to another 15+ years of practice as a criminal defense lawyer and hope to expand my OUI practice into the area of science and drugs. Thanks to all my clients over ... view profile
Amy Fairfield is an accomplished and experienced trial attorney. Amys commitment and... more
Amy Fairfield is an accomplished and experienced trial attorney. Amys commitment and determination to protecting the rights of her clients is legendary. Amys criminal practice has included numerous high profile cases and she has represented thousands of individuals charged with serious felonies and misdemeanors. Amys family practice focuses on divorce and parental rights and responsibilities. A... view profile
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.