Portland, ME Criminal Defense Lawyers

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

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Portland Has 110 Criminal Defense Attorneys with 631 Reviews

Timothy E. Zerillo

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Zerillo Law Firm, LLC
1250 Forest Avenue, Portland, ME
45 reviews Avvo Rating: 10
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 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 hour  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 25%-40%  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License ME, Active since 2001

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 19 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..
Practice area 35% Criminal Defense, 40% DUI & DWI, 20% Family and more
License ME, Active since 2005

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Stephen J. Schwartz

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Schwartz & Schwartz PA
482 Congress St, Portland, ME
22 reviews Avvo Rating: 10
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
License ME, Active since 1985

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
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
Accessible, aggressive, effective, and experienced.
Practice area 60% Criminal Defense, 30% Divorce & Separation, 10% Personal Injury
License ME, Active since 2009

Amy T. Robidas

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Robidas Law, LLC
527 Ocean Avenue, Suite 1, Portland, ME
78 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
Your Champion In The Courtroom, Your Voice In Negotiation. Robidas Law can help.
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 20% Family, 20% Divorce & Separation and more
License ME, Active since 2007

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
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 25% Family, 25% Social Security and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License ME, Active since 1988

Dylan R. Boyd

6 City Center, Suite 301, Portland, ME
11 reviews Avvo Rating: 10
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...

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...

John Scott Webb

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Webb Law Firm
120 Exchange St, 4th Floor, Portland, ME
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.7
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 Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License ME, Active since 1992

Kristine C. Hanly

Hanly Law, LLC
217 Commercial Street, Suite 205, Portland, ME
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 10
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...

Nathaniel H. Hitchcock

The Maine Criminal Defense Group
19 Commercial Street, Portland, ME
23 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.6
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...

Jill Greenstein Cohen

Cohen Law Maine, LLC
P.O. Box 5404, Portland, ME
42 reviews Avvo Rating: 10
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...

Eric S. Thistle

Irwin & Morris
183 Middle Street, Portland, ME
10 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.4
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...

Cory R. McKenna

McKenna PLLC
75 Pearl St., Suite 216, Portland, ME
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.6
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...

Jason M Jabar

Jabar LaLiberty, LLC
482 Congress St, Suite 401, Portland, ME
19 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
After graduating from Colby College, Jason attended University of Maine School of Law in Portland where he graduated cum laude. During law school, Jason gained experience representing large corporations such as Bath Iron Works at the firm of Monag...

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...

Luke S Rioux

Luke S. Rioux
97A Exchange Street #404, Portland, ME
15 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.4
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 ...

Michael Whipple

Hallett Whipple Weyrens
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...

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 ...

Marcus Wraight

75 Pearl St, Suite 410, Portland, ME
24 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 5 years
I am a British-born former journalist who has found my calling helping clients and protecting their rights. I'm not afraid to give a zealous defense, give honest advice, have your wishes and interests front and center, and be your friendly guide d...
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