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Portland, ME Criminal Defense Lawyers

110 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Portland, ME area.

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    Timothy E. Zerillo

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    Zerillo Law Firm, LLC
    1250 Forest Avenue, Portland, ME
    45 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
    Maine's premier criminal defense lawyer. Named to "Best Lawyers in America." On the Board of Directors of the "National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers." Fellow of the "American Board of Criminal Lawyers." Named to "New England Super Lawye...

    Practice area
    40% Criminal Defense, 10% Personal Injury, 10% Federal Crime and more

    Cost
    Hourly Rates$400 per hourContingency25%-40%RetainerSometimes

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    ME, Active since 2001
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    William T Bly

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    The Maine Criminal Defense Group
    19 Commercial St, 2nd Floor, Portland, ME
    137 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
    My practice is devoted exclusively to criminal defense and I've successfully defended all manner of crimes including manslaughter, child porn cases, federal drug conspiracy cases, sex crimes, crimes of violence and all types of misdemeanors..
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    Amber Lynn Tucker

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    The Law Office of Amber L. Tucker, LLC
    75 Pearl St., Suite 440, P.O. Box 7542, Portland, ME
    8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
    Accessible, aggressive, effective, and experienced.

    Practice area
    40% Criminal Defense, 40% Divorce & Separation, 10% Personal Injury and more

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    ME, Active since 2009
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    Stephen J. Schwartz

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    Schwartz & Schwartz PA
    482 Congress St, Portland, ME
    22 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
    A Caring and Effective Law Firm.

    Practice area
    30% Criminal Defense, 55% Personal Injury, 10% Ethics & Professional Responsibility and more

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    ME, Active since 1985
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    Amy T. Robidas

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    Robidas Law, LLC
    527 Ocean Avenue, Suite 1, Portland, ME
    77 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Your Champion In The Courtroom, Your Voice In Negotiation. Robidas Law can help.
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    Dylan R. Boyd

    6 City Center, Suite 301, Portland, ME
    11 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
    There are two values of practicing law that I have come to appreciate most: overcoming legal challenges and helping people. Over the course of my career in criminal law, I have effectively defended clients against violations of their constitutiona...
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    Robert A. Levine

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    17 South St, Portland, ME
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.2 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 35 years
    Powerful advocate for people in trouble. Over 32 years of experience. Free consultation. Se habla espanol. 207-871-0036
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    Jason M Jabar

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    Jabar LaLiberty, LLC
    482 Congress St, Suite 401, Portland, ME
    19 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
    Jason has recovered over $20 million for his clients and has earned his reputation as an excellent trial lawyer, with over 100 trials. Jason was given the "Top 40 Under 40" award by the National Trial Lawyers Association and has been named to the ...
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    John Scott Webb

    Webb Law Firm
    120 Exchange St, 4th Floor, Portland, ME
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
    Have you been arrested for OUI or other state/federal criminal offense? Call Me!!

    Practice area
    10% Criminal Defense, 90% DUI & DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    ME, Active since 1992
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    Robert C. LeBrasseur

    415 Congress Street, Suite 202, Portland, ME
    27 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.9 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
    The Law Office of Robert C. LeBrasseur, PC is dedicated to criminal defense. My goal is to protect you and your rights against the State of Maine. I pride myself on my ability to obtain the best possible result for each of my clients. For over a d...
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    Kristine C. Hanly

    Hanly Law, LLC
    217 Commercial Street, Suite 205, Portland, ME
    9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
    Kristine is the Managing Partner at Kristine C. Hanly & Associates, a boutique law firm in Portland, Maine specializing in Criminal and OUI Defense, and Family Law. Kristine and her staff pride themselves on creating custom strategies for every cl...
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    Peter J. Cyr

    Law Offices of Peter J. Cyr
    85 Brackett St, Portland, ME
    30 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.2 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
    Attorney Peter J. Cyr grew up in Central Maine and attended Piscataquis Community High School. He graduated in 1989. After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Providence College in 1993, Attorney Cyr helped disadvantaged kids stay in school in Austin,...
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    Nathaniel H. Hitchcock

    The Maine Criminal Defense Group
    19 Commercial Street, Portland, ME
    23 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 6 years
    I am a licensed attorney in the State of Maine, and my primary focus is criminal and OUI defense in all state and federal courts in Maine. My firm, The Maine Criminal Defense Group, helps good people in a bad situation avoid serious criminal conse...
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    Jill Greenstein Cohen

    Cohen Law Maine, LLC
    P.O. Box 5404, Portland, ME
    42 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
    Jill is available to consult on licensing, regulatory compliance, and business development matters with cannabis companies and ancillary businesses nationwide. Maine Cannabis Law: Areas of Practice: Cannabis State & Local Licensing, Regulatory Com...
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    Cory R. McKenna

    McKenna PLLC
    75 Pearl St., Suite 216, Portland, ME
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 10 years
    Cory R. McKenna is an Attorney and Owner of McKenna PLLC. Cory’s practice focuses primarily on criminal and family law. He has handled hundreds of criminal cases, ranging from misdemeanor driving offenses to felony drug offenses and serious violen...
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    Eric S. Thistle

    Irwin & Morris
    183 Middle Street, Portland, ME
    10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
    Eric S. Thistle is a trial lawyer practicing at Irwin & Morris in Portland, Maine. Attorney Thistle focuses his practice in the areas of Criminal Defense, Personal Injury and Family Law. He has successfully represented hundreds of individuals in t...
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    Michael Whipple

    6 City Center Suite 208, portland, ME
    5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.4 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
    Michael Whipple has been an attorney at Hallett Whipple since 2003. Attorney Whipple focuses on trial work, emphasizing state and federal criminal defense. He is a member of the Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL) and a member of...
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    Luke S Rioux

    Luke S. Rioux
    97A Exchange Street #404, Portland, ME
    15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
    I am a Portland Maine Criminal Defense Attorney. I handle all criminal cases before Maine's state and Federal courts. I frequently defend OUI, DUI Operating Under the Influence, Domestic Violence Assault and other domestic violence offenses, drug ...
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    Caleigh S. Milton

    Casco Bay Law
    1 Union Street, Suite 501, Portland, ME
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 7.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
    Review: Hi I was very grateful when the Courts listened to my plea and had Mrs.Milton take over my son case because in my opinion the other lawyer didn't listen to my concerns or have the skills to handle such a complex case and thanks to Mrs.Milton hard ...
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    David Weyrens

    Hallett Whipple Weyrens
    6 City Center, Ste. 208, P.O. Box 7508, Portland, ME
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.4 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 21 years
    David Weyrens is a trial attorney whose practice is devoted to litigation of both criminal and civil matters. In the civil arena, David has a robust practice in the area of personal injury law - helping those injured, whether caused by a car accid...

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Superior Court, 205 Newbury Street
Portland, ME 4101
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