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Neale A. Duffett - Portland, ME

15 Franklin St. Portland, ME 04101

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Updated: 02/18/2016

Portland Criminal Defense Law Lawyer

Overview

Neale Duffett is a lifelong resident of Portland, Maine. He is a graduate of Deering High School, Dartmouth College in Hanover NH, and the University of Maine School of Law.

Neale worked for the Cumberland County District Attorney after Law School, first as an Assistant District Attorney (1980 to 1984) and then as the Deputy District Attorney (1984 to 1987)

In 1987, Neale joined the firm of Cloutier, Conley & Duffett, P.A...

Neale Duffett is a lifelong resident of Portland, Maine. He is a graduate of Deering High School, Dartmouth College in Hanover NH, and the University of Maine School of Law.

Neale worked for the Cumberland County District Attorney after Law School, first as an Assistant District Attorney (1980 to 1984) and then as the Deputy District Attorney (1984 to 1987)

In 1987, Neale joined the firm of Cloutier, Conley & Duffett, P.A. where he specializes in criminal defense law in all state and federal courts. A well-respected member of the Maine Bar, Neale has extensive courtroom trial and litigation experience in all classes of offenses, including all felonies and misdemeanors, drug offenses, crimes of violence and murder.

Neale is a U.S. Navy veteran and serves on the State of Maine Parole Board and as the past Chair of the State of Maine Board of Corrections. He is a Past President of the Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, a Board Member of the New England Association of Drug Court Professionals, and is Co-Chair of the Maine Rule of Law Partnership with the Archangel Region in Russia. He is married and he and his wife Deborah live in Portland.

About Neale A. Duffett

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Year Joined Firm

  • 1987

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Defense Law

Litigation

  • 100%

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Maine, 1980

Other Affiliations

  • Maine Bar Association (Member)
  • State of Maine Parole Board
  • State of Maine Board of Corrections (Past Chair)
  • Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Past President)
  • New England Association of Drug Court Professionals (Board Member)
  • Maine Rule of Law Partnership with the Archangel Region in Russia (Co-Chair)

Past Positions

  • Cumberland County District Attorney, Assistant District Attorney, 1980 - 1984
  • Cumberland County District Attorney, Deputy District Attorney, 1984 - 1987

Education

  • University of Maine School of Law, Portland, Maine, 1980
  • Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
    B.A.

Office Information

Address

15 Franklin St. Portland, ME 04101

Fax

  • 207-774-7984

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Neale A. Duffett

Included on the 2023 New England list


Past Lists

  • 2022 New England Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 New England Super Lawyers list

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