We zealously represent people in all criminal matters throughout the state, from speeding tickets to murder, Aggravated Criminal Threatening, Operating under the Influence, Gross Sexual Assault, Domestic Assault, and others. We understand that being charged with a crime is likely the most stressful experience in a person’s life.
We, as your personal injury lawyers, will charge a contingency fee in most personal injury cases for 25% versus the 33 1/3% other firms in Maine typically charge. We handle car accident, bicycle accidents, medical malpractice, wrongful death, animal bites, slip and fall, and negligence cases.
Attorney Paradie is currently the only attorney in Maine licensed to handle claims for injuries caused by vaccinations in the Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C. While extremely rare, injuries caused by child and adult vaccinations do occur and can be very serious, and even life threatening.
With over 70 years of experience combined as family law, personal injury, employment discrimination, and criminal defense attorneys in Maine, Paradie, Sherman, Walker & Worden has the resources and the passion to give a voice to people who have suffered personal injury, financial harm, or been accused of a crime.
As skilled and aggressive attorneys, we give honest, practical legal advice. With our experience in the court room, we have developed formidable negotiation and courtroom skills that ensure the best possible outcome for our clients.
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As criminal defense attorneys we understand our clients are human beings with rich complex lives, with much to lose or gain with the outcome of their case. We are committed to the presumption of innocence and believe that by fighting to see that our clients’ constitutional rights are honored, we are in fact protecting the rights of the whole community.
We are always there when you need us!
At Paradie, Sherman, Walker & Worden, We’re Protecting You!
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