Thomas Philip Elias

Thomas Philip Elias: Attorney with Elias Law Offices
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In Practice for 30 Years. Appointed as Criminal Complaint Justice, by the Chief Judge of the Maine District Court. Specialized Training in OUI/DWI defense, and Challenging Breath Test Evidence. Maine State Bar Association, Member of Committee on Continuing Legal Education. Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar, Member of Fee Arbitration Commission. Maine State Bar Association, Panelist on Civil Litigation and Personal Injury Continuing Legal Education Programs. University of Maine School of Law, Mock Trial Competition, Evaluator. Franklin Pierce College, Former Member of Adjunct Faculty, Legal Studies. Contributing Author and Editor, Legal Articles, York Independent Newspaper. Specially Trained in OUI Defense, and Challenging Breathalyzer Evidence. Certified for Felony Level Court Appointments. Instructor, Continuing Legal Education for Attorneys. Instructor, Legal Studies and Organizational Ethics.

Areas of Practice (20)

  • OUI and DWI
  • Drug Offenses
  • Domestic Issues
  • OAS Charges
  • Traffic Offenses
  • Civil Violations
  • Misdemeanors
  • Felony Charges
  • District Court
  • Superior Court
  • Trials by Judges or Jury
  • Preparation of Purchase and Sale Agreements, Residential and Commercial
  • Deeds
  • Real Estate Powers of Attorney
  • Leases, Residential and Commercial
  • Promissory Notes and Mortgages
  • Wills and Probate
  • Personal Injury
  • Slip and Fall
  • Dog Bites

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
877-589-9632  Phone
207-363-0222  Phone
207-363-0228  Fax
University Attended:
Suffolk University, B.A., Government Studies, Magna Cum Laude, 1979
Law School Attended:
Suffolk University Law School, J.D., Honors, 1982
Year of First Admission:
1986, Hampshire; 1983, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; 1997, U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire; 2001, U.S. District Court, District of Maine; 1982, Commonwealth of Massachusetts; 2000, Maine; 1991, U.S. Supreme Court
York County Bar Association (Board of Directors); Maine State Bar Association; New Hampshire Bar Association; Maine Trial Lawyers Association; Massachusetts Academy of Trial Lawyers; Maine Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys; Greater Lowell Massachusetts Bar Association (Former President).
Reported Cases:
Commonwealth of Massachusetts v. Cantres, Supreme Judicial Court, 405 Mass. 238, 540 N.E.2d 149 (Mass. 1989).
Hobbies & interests:
Music, Volunteer Work.
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

4.3/5.0 (15 reviews)
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