Criminal Cases

The experienced criminal defense attorneys at Nichols & Churchill represent citizens accused of engaging in all types of criminal activity. We handle cases in all state and Federal courts throughout the state of Maine. Initial consultations and legal advice are provided free of charge. The majority of our criminal cases are successfully resolved without the need of a jury trial, but see below for samples of some court cases that did:

Charge:

Maximum Sentence:

Issues:

Case 1:

5 Years in Prison

No Intent

Case 2:

21 Years in Prison

Forensic Evidence

Case 3:

Attempted Murder
Aggravated Assault (3 Counts) Tampering with a Victim

71 Years in Prison

Lack of Credibility of Police And Lay Witnesses; Self Defense

Case 4:

40 Years in Prison

Lack of Credibility of Police And Lay Witnesses

Case 5:

41 Years in Prison

No Intent

Case 6:

120 Years in Prison

Time Lines to Prove Not Guilty

Case 7:

10 Years in Prison

Self Defense

Case 8:

5 Years in Prison

Personal Use

Case 9:

364 Days in Jail

Self Defense