Are You Facing Criminal Charges in Maine? Being accused is a nerve-racking experience. Your best bet is to consult a top-notch Maine criminal defense attorney, so you can start to take the steps to regain control over your life.At the Nielsen Group, we understand that most people have never been previously arrested and are not familiar with the criminal court system. When accused of a crime, your freedom, livelihood, and future are at risk. In times such as these, you need a Maine criminal defense attorney who is dedicated to your defense. We know what it takes and how to get the job done. … [Learn More...]
Assault is any form of offensive physical contact or contact which causes injury to another person. Common examples of assaults are punching, hitting, and kicking, as well as grabbing onto another person’s arm or leg. Assault in Maine is a misdemeanor. However assault can become a more serious felony offense or even aggravated depending on […]
If you are facing a charge of aggravated First Offense OUI with a CDL, you need to be aware of the impacts to your lifestyle. Aggravated First Offense OUI charges result in you facing a significant mandatory minimum fine, jail time and license suspensions. If your blood alcohol level is above a 0.15, the 1st […]
People are familiar with the term “black box” in connection with airplanes. But many cars also have event data recorders (EDRs), or “black boxes.” EDRs can record a car’s speed, the crash severity (or the Delta V), engine throttle, seatbelt status, and whether or not brakes were applied. Why then are EDRs important to drivers? […]
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We all know what a beautiful state Maine is. The best way to get out and about in Maine is to drive. We drive our kids to basketball and soccer practice. We drive to work. We drive to do grocery shopping. We drive because it is a uniquely American experience. While being able to drive […]
This November 2014 election, marijuana initiatives were on the ballot in South Portland and Lewiston. The results from this vote were split between the two cities. Lewiston rejected the marijuana initiative. South Portland approved the marijuana initiative. What does this result mean for these two cities? And what does this result mean for future marijuana […]
Unfortunately in the great state of Maine, the state does not excel at notifying people their Maine driver’s license was suspended. You may be pulled over for a speeding and be surprised to find out you are driving on a suspended license. If you find yourself charged with an OAS, you should be aware that […]
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When facing the Criminal Court, you are bargaining with your freedom and future. It is on the table and at risk. You need a person who knows the specifics of the law, speaks legal jargon, and argues persuasively at Court. Contact my Firm and put your trust and confidence in the proven results and achievements of Attorney Chris A. Nielsen, Esq. & The Nielsen Group.
- If you are accused of a Crime, I will fight to protect your freedom, future, and reputation.
- If you have been harmed, I fight to hold those who are responsible accountable.
- If you have made a bad decision, I fight to make it right.
FACED HOME STATE LIFETIME SUSPENSION
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FACED LOSS OF DRIVER'S LICENSE
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FACED 1 YEAR AND $2,000 IN FINES
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FACED $500 IN FINE AND 1 YEAR SUSPENSION
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