Verne was admitted to the Maine and Federal Court Bars in 1999 and the United States Supreme Court Bar in 2003. Prior to Paradie, Sherman, Walker & Worden , Verne was a partner at Trafton and Matzen since February 2002, and he practiced for 2 years with the firm of Gosselin, Dubord and Rabasco in Lewiston, Maine.
Verne’s practice has been in general litigation with a focus on personal injury, vaccination injury, criminal defense, appellate matters, and family matters. He has worked diligently in obtaining compensation for those injured in motor vehicle accidents, at day care facilities, slip and falls and from the administration of vaccinations. In the courtroom, Verne has secured many not guilty verdicts for criminal clients, including those charged with Operating Under the Influence, Criminal Threatening, Assault, Murder and others. In 2005 Verne was admitted to the United States Court of Federal Claims, where he assists individuals who have been injured due to adverse reactions to vaccinations.
Along with being a criminal defense attorney and personal injury lawyer in Maine, Verne is also an active member of his community, having served as a City Councilor in the City of Auburn, as a Board member of the Auburn/Lewiston YMCA, Central Maine Health Ventures and the Auburn Suburban Little League. He is an active supporter of youth sports in the community, volunteer coaching for football, basketball and baseball.
Cash, Check, Credit card
Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer
Verne is an excellent criminal defense attorney with over 15 years of experience. Verne has tried numerous jury trials over the years in federal and state courts and has argued before the Maine Law Court more than 20 times. Verne also represents plaintiff's in vaccination cases throughout the country. He is one of just a few attorneys in the State of Maine who is admitted in the Federal Court of Claims.
Heather Walker Family Attorney
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2011|
|Attorney||Paradie Sherman Walker & Worden||2013 - Present|
|Attorney||Trafton & Matzen||2002 - 2012|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|United States Court of Federal Claims Bar Association||N/A||2005 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Maine State Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Association for Justice||Member||N/A|
|Maine Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|State v. John Doe||Not guilty all nine counts|
|John Doe v. Department Health Human Services||$177,000.00|
|**** v. Department of Health and Human Services||$100,000|
|See all legal cases|
|Franklin Pierce Law Center||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1999|
|University of Southern Maine||N/A||BS - Bachelor of Science||1994|
|Advanced Trial Tactics||Jury Selection||2014|
|Advanced Criminal Seminar||Coerced/False Confessions||2014|