Practice Areas

Ellsworth Attorney for Criminal Defense & Personal Injury

As a criminal defense attorney in Ellsworth, I offer extensive trial experience and an unrivaled commitment to avoiding or minimizing harsh consequences of criminal charges that our clients face. We are firmly opposed to the current culture of incarceration, believing firmly in the importance of rehabilitation for our clients, not just punishment. We show our concern for our clients' well-being by providing each criminal law client the personal, devoted attention that he or she needs for a powerful and effective defense. 

If you are facing serious Felony & Misdemeanor charges you may have Criminal Liability Related to Criminal Defense

The attorney Steven Juskewitch been a trial attorney and prosecutor throughout the State of Maine for over forty years. His years of defending clients who are facing penalties due to felony and misdemeanor charges is invaluable to you and your family's future. Juskewitch Law Office realizes how important it is to protect all your rights, and how challenging jail time, probation, and fines can affect your family. Your criminal defense attorney Steve Juskewitch will listen to your situation to help determine the accuracy of the liability you face. At Juskewitch Law office we work hard to provide the strongest defense possible.

Crimes, Fines & Penalties for Felonies & Misdemeanors

The state of Maine provides the following classes of crimes, fines and penalties under the law:

MURDER – 25 Years to life in prison

CLASS A FELONY – such as child sexual assault, can mean 30 years in prison and a $50,000 fine

CLASS B FELONY – like aggravated assault, means prison for up to 10 years and a $20,000 fine

CLASS C FELONY – or a theft crime of over $1,000, may be punishable by 5 years in jail and a $5,000 fine

CLASS D MISDEMEANORS – are usually theft of between $500 and $1,000, and other lesser criminal offenses that are punishable by less than a year in jail and less than a $2,000 fine

CLASS E MISDEMEANORS – are theft crimes of under $500, and other lesser criminal offenses that carry a jail sentence of less than 6 months and a fine of under $1,000

I help accident victims as a personal injury attorney in Ellsworth, Blue Hill, Bar Harbor, and personal injury in Bangor and surrounding areas. Have you been injured in an accident? Do you believe that someone else is responsible for your personal injuries? Are you confused or worried about how you will find a personal injury attornrey? Question no more. The Personal Injury Law Firm of Steve Juskewitch has more than 16 years experience representing injured people and their families in legal proceedings involving their situation.

As your Personal Injury Attorney & Accident lawyer I am committed to providing personal injury victims with the aggressive advocacy and knowledgeable support they need to get results.

Contact us today to schedule a free consultation, your first visit with us is no charge. You can decide then if you want us to get you all the money you deserve for your injuries.

Personal Injury Attorney in Hancock County & Bangor Maine

Since we practice in matters of personal injury, our base of knowledge about sub-areas of personal injury is extensive. We represent clients who have a wide variety of personal injuries, from minor to catastrophic. No case is too large for us to handle.

Our dedicated personal injury attorney and staff are attentive to your individual needs and understand the nature of your case. While the atmosphere in our offices may be informal and comfortable, do not let this fool you. We aggressively pursue cases, whether they are being settled out of court or are being litigated in court.

Contact the Hancock and Washington Counties personal injury Attorney at Juskewitch Law Office to discuss your case. We offer a free initial consultation so you can have your case assessed. Get in touch with us 24 hours a day, seven days a week to be reassured that your case is in good hands.

Whether you have suffered in an auto accident or need an experienced wrongful death lawyer, we can provide the experience, strategy and commitment that yield results.