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Thomas Philip Elias - York, ME

1000 U.S. Route 1, Suite 205-BP.O. Box 790 York, ME 03909

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Updated: 10/12/2015

York Criminal Law Lawyer


Thomas P. Elias is licensed in Maine, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire, and has been in practice for over 30 years. Attorney Elias is the founder of Elias Law Offices located in York, Maine.

Attorney Elias has achieved a Distinguished Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, through evaluations submitted by judges and other lawyers. He is rated among the top 2% of criminal defense attorneys by the American Society of Legal Advocates...

About Thomas Philip Elias

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents


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Current Employment Position(s)

  • Attorney


Bar Admissions

  • Maine, 2000
  • New Hampshire, 1986
  • Massachusetts, 1982
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court District of New Hampshire
  • U.S. District Court District of Maine
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1982
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1991

Other Affiliations

  • Maine State Bar Association, 2000 - Present (Committee Member)
  • Maine Trial Lawyers Association, 2001 - Present (Member)
  • Rotary, 1986 - Present (Member)
  • Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2010 - Present (Member)
  • York County Bar Association, 2001 - Present (Member, Board of Directors)
  • Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys (Member)
  • New Hampshire Bar Association (Member)
  • Greater Lowell Bar Association, Lowell, Massachusetts, 1992 - 1996 (President and Member of Board of Directors)


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1982
    Honors: magna cum laude
    Honors: With Honors
  • Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts, 1979
    Honors: magna cum laude
    Major: Government Studies

Pro Bono Activities

  • Court Appointed Criminal Defense Attorney, Certified to handle Misdemeanors and Felonies, 2000 - 2013

Classes and Seminars

  • The OUI Case, Real Issues, Real Defenses, Maine State Bar Association, - 2015
  • Maine Adult Drug Court, York County Bar Association, 2012
  • Child Support Income Manipulations, Maine State Bar Association, 2012
  • Challenging the OUI Intoxilyzer Test, Fact Finder Investigations, 2011
  • What's New in Child Protection, Maine State Bar Association, 2011
  • Best Practices for the Family Law Attorney, Maine State Bar Association, 2011
  • Domestic Violence Issues, York County Bar Association, 2010
  • Elements of a Criminal Trial, York County Bar Association, 2010
  • Instructor, The Personal Injury Case, Maine State Bar Association, 2009
  • Instructor, Successful Settlement or Trial, Maine State Bar Association, 2004



  • Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished Peer Rating by Judges and Lawyers, 2013 - 2015
  • American Society of Legal Advocates Top 2% of Criminal Defense Attorneys, - 2013
  • Appointed as Member of Fee Arbitration Commission of the Board of Bar Overseers of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court, 2012 to Present
  • Appointed as Member of Maine Medical Malpractice Tribunal, - 2012
  • Appointed as Complaint Justice by the Chief Judge of the Maine District Court, 2010 to Present

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Office Information


1000 U.S. Route 1, Suite 205-BP.O. Box 790 York, ME 03909


  • 207-363-0228

Offers Free Initial Consultation


Office Hours

Monday thru Saturday: 9 - 5

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