“ Like many people in Maine, we were unaccustomed to defending ourselves from allegations of wrongdoing by others. Faced with the threat of civil action, we relied on Mr. Smith for advice. Our meeting with him provided comfort and direction. Whenever we had questions, he was rapidly responsive. Most importantly, his guidance led to an acceptable conclusion that avoided court or overly extended uncertainty. We highly recommend him for his assistance in civil disputes. “
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“ I am incredibly pleased I hired Steve Smith and Jack Baldacci to help with an unscrupulous builder. They went above and beyond to make sure A) the contractor finished the job they were paid to do and B) to prevent them from doing the same thing to anyone in the future. I highly recommend them. “
“ I’ve hired Steve for two cases and I am very pleased with my decision. He fights for his clients and strives for the best outcome. His entire staff is pleasant and wonderful to work with. “
“ I hired Steve for a parental rights case involving my 2 children. He was aggressive but supportive and did not file unnecessary motions that wasted my retainer. I was terrified of court but with his experience, I felt at ease. The process was explained and his staff was great as well. I would hire him again if needed and received a great outcome with an order that works for me and my children. “
Handled my Parental Rights Case with Ease
“ I wish I had retained him sooner, his help has been immeasurable. “
Whether you are considering filing for a divorce or have been served with divorce papers, the stakes are high. Your decisions now can have a long-lasting effect on the quality of your relationships with your children and future financial well-being. No matter how amicable the divorce may start out being, the situation can quickly become contentious. To protect yourself and your future, you need the advice and legal counsel of an experienced Maine divorce attorney throughout the divorce process. The family law attorneys at STEVE SMITH Trial Lawyers understand the delicate balance of support and no-nonsense answers that is required for successfully navigating divorce and custody cases. We have the legal knowledge and experience you need to protect your interests and achieve your goals.
Whether your top concern is your children, your reputation, or your financial future, the team at STEVE SMITH Trial Lawyers has the knowledge and experience to fiercely defend you.
You might not think that your former spouse is “the type” to become vengeful or lie to the court, but our attorneys have seen it happen time and again. Divorce and custody cases often bring out the worst in people, including accusations of abuse and misconduct. With proven success in resolving criminal matters, including sexual crimes and orders of protection, our firm is uniquely qualified to handle high-conflict family law cases.
Steve Smith is a member of the American Academy of Certified Financial Litigators. After lengthy coursework, studying, and testing, Steve’s knowledge of the financial aspects of divorce earned him the Certified Financial Litigator designation. This exclusive group of attorneys has demonstrated advanced expertise in financial matters related to divorce. This allows Steve to craft highly successful financial strategies for his clients, and handle complex assets with ease, like stock options and retirement accounts.
Maine is an equitable distribution state, which means it is not guaranteed that each spouse will receive 50% of the marital assets and debts. You need an aggressive legal advocate to ensure that you receive a fair share of the marital estate. The Maine divorce attorneys at STEVE SMITH Trial Lawyers will create a plan for pursuing a divorce that moves you forward, helps you regain control of your life, and achieves the best outcome possible for your circumstances.
Many legal matters that come up in the course of creating, expanding, or dissolving a marriage can require assistance from a family law attorney. Below are some of the legal matters with which we regularly assist families.
For help with these or any other family law matter, contact STEVE SMITH Trial Lawyers to schedule a consultation.
If you are considering divorce or require assistance with other family-related legal issues, the experienced divorce and family law attorneys at STEVE SMITH Trial Lawyers can help. Our lawyers will determine how best to support and protect you legally. Contact STEVE SMITH Trial Lawyers today to schedule a consultation and find out how we can help you and your family.
I received a copy of my son's appeal prepared by Carl E. Woock. I cannot tell you how relieved I am to read this appeal.…
Has a ton of experience. Knows the court and the other attorney which should be helpful.
He is a wonderful attorney, and I definitely recommend him. Thank you very much for your help & support, Steve!
Contacted me promptly & provided professional & extremely useful info which allowed me to have a better understanding of the legal context of the issue.
A+, very helpful & understanding. I'm sure he could've charged much more. I will go to him again if I ever have a legal issue.
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