Hunter J Tzovarras

Hunter J Tzovarras

Top-Rated Criminal Defense Lawyer Bangor for OUI DUI, State & Federal Charges
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  • Maine
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Summary

Hunter J. Tzovarras is an experienced criminal defense lawyer representing clients in the greater Bangor courts and throughout Maine. Hunter has successfully defended clients on cases ranging from homicide to OUI / DUI.
Hunter’s criminal defense knowledge and experience offers clients sound legal guidance and to fight aggressively in court.

Hunter has helped hundreds of clients in criminal defense cases throughout Maine obtaining dismissals, and not guilty verdicts, in cases charging murder, manslaughter, sexual assault, serious felonies, misdemeanors, OUI/DUI/DWI, and numerous other charges.

Hunter understands being charged with a crime is a serious matter. You face serious potential consequences, including the loss of your freedom, professional license, and forfeiture of money and assets.

As an experienced criminal defense attorney, Hunter helps protect the rights and freedom of working people, parents, college students, professionals, military personnel, juveniles and anyone else facing criminal charges or investigation. Fighting a case is not always a matter of avoiding jail. It's about protecting you job, reputation, driver's license, and record.

Hunter is a past President of the Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and serves as a member of the Maine Rule of Evidence Committee. He is also an active member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and National Police Accountability Project. Hunter has been named as a top rated criminal defense lawyer by Super Lawyers since 2016. He is admitted to practice in all courts within the State of Maine, the United States District Court for the District of Maine, the First Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Traffic Tickets
  • White Collar Crime
  • Juvenile Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Domestic Violence
Additional Practice Areas
  • Federal Crimes
  • Drug Crimes
  • Sexual Assault Defense
  • Operating Under the Influence (OUI)
  • Computer crimes
  • Homicide, Murder, Manslaughter Defense
  • Property Crimes Defense
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Flat Rates and Payment Plans Available for Most Cases.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Maine
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1st Circuit
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2nd Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
President of Maine Criminal Lawyers Association
Current
Education
University of Maine - Orono
B.A.
Honors: Rezendes Ethics Award
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Quinnipiac University School of Law
J.D.
Honors: Outstanding Legal Scholarship Award; Best Brief National Moot Court Honor Society; Am Jur Award Advanced Trial Practice
Activities: Editor, Quinnipiac Law Review
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Awards
Best Brief
National Moot Court Society
Professional Associations
National Police Accountability Project
member
Current
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National Lawyers Guild
member
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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
member
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Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
member
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Maine Trial Lawyers Association
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Publications
Articles & Publications
2005-2006 National Health Law Moot Court Competition: Best Brief
National Health Law Moot Court Competition: Best Brief
The Journal of Legal Medicine
Speaking Engagements
Faculty , Maine Commission of Indigent Legal Services Training , Maine
Certifications
Top 100 Trial Lawyers
National Trial Lawyers
Websites & Blogs
Website
Legal Answers
17 Questions Answered

Q. Is aggravated forgery class b in Maine a felony?
A: Aggravated Forgery is a Class B crime in Maine. All Class B crimes are felonies with a maximum penalty, if convicted, of 10 years in prison and $20,000 fine.
Q. I'm looking for a lawyer to appear in court for me tomorrow at 830 in machias maine for an oui. Any suggestions?
A: Sorry I didn’t see the message sooner. If you’re still looking for a lawyer for this case you may want to try Jeff Davidson.
Q. How long does a felony 1st appearance in Maine take? Do you have to wait until everyone's done before leaving?
A: You're right about that. The judge usually calls the case in alphabetical order by last name.
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Contact & Map
88 Hammond Street
Bangor, ME 04401
Telephone: (207) 941-8443
Cell: (207) 735-4570
Fax: (207) 941-0064
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