Timothy E. Zerillo
Firm: Hallett, Zerillo & Whipple, P.A.
Address: 75 Market Street, Penthouse, Suite 502
Portland, ME 4101
University: University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, B.A., English, Economics Concentration, 1995 Honor: Dean's List; Honors: Lead Counsel, ABA National Mock Trial Competition, Northeast Region; C.A.L.I. "Award for Future Excellence, " U.S. Dist
Admitted: 2001, Maine; 2002, U.S. District Court District of Maine; 2004, U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit; Supreme Court of the United States of America
Biography: Litigation Percentage100% of Practice Devoted to LitigationPublished WorksPre-Charge Defense of Child Sex Abuse Cases, Maine Lawyer's Review, 2009"Beware the Adam Walsh Act", The Defender, 2008Go Beyond the Maine Rules of Criminal Rules for Exculpatory Evidence, Maine Lawyer's Review, 2008"Yes Virginia, Grand Jury Transcripts Do Exist", Maine Lawyer's Review, 2007"Equal Protection and Due Process for Criminal Aliens in Deportation Proceedings", New England International and Comparative Law Annual, Volume 7, 2001"Confrontation Clause Update after Michigan v. Bryant", Maine Lawyer's Review, May 5, 2011"Confrontation Clause Rights in Maine in Domestic Violence Cases", Maine Lawyers Review, September 9, 2010"President's Page", Maine Defender, Summer, 2010"Melendez-Diaz Requires Maine Restructure the State's Presentation of Evidence in Operating after Suspension Trials", Maine Lawyer's Review, 2010"President's Page", Maine Defender, Spring, 2010"President's Page", Maine Defender, Winter, 2010"Pre-Charge Defense of Child Sexual Abuse Allegations", Maine Lawyer's Review, 2009"President's Page", Maine Defender, Fall, 2009Representative CasesState of Maine v. Robert Forbes, 830 A.2d 417 (Maine Supreme Court 2003)Leonard v. Boardman, 854 A.2d 869 (Maine Supreme Court 2004)Cox v. Hainey, 391 F.2d 25 (1st Cir. 2004)United States v. Charles Stergois, 05-1599 (1st Cir. 2005)United States v. Tanya Grover, 04-1942 (1st Cir. 2004)Wildes v. Cumberland County, 04-546 (Maine Supreme Court 2004)State of Maine v. Metzger, 210 ME 67State of Maine v. Reno Metzger, 2010 ME 67 (Maine Supreme Court 2010)Classes/Seminars"Domestic Violence: Collateral Consequences of Domestic Assault Convictions", York Bar Association, October 26, 2011Guest Lecturer, "Critical Issues in Criminal Justice", St. Joseph's College, October 8, 2010"Zealous Advocacy in Criminal Defense", York and Cumberland County Bar Associations, 2009Lecturer, "Attacking the Medical Evidence in Child Sex Abuse Cases", Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, CLE, 2009"Hit Hard, Hit First: Criminal Defense for the Modern Practitioner", Maine Association of Criminal Defense CLESpeaker, "New Horizons in Setting Conditions of Release", York and Cumberland County Bar Association, 2008Adjunct Professor, Business Department Professor of Business Ethics, an upper-class Business Department course, Saint Joseph's College, Standish, Maine, 2001 - 2002Claims Representative, Handled hundreds of personal injury and property damage claims for both automobile and homeowner's insurance policies, Allstate Insurance Company, South Portland, Maine, 1995 - 1997Speaker "Ethical and Practical Considerations of Replacement Counsel", Maine Association of Criminal Defense CLE, June 5, 2008Honors and AwardsBV Rated by Martindale Hubbell, Elected to Super Lawyers of New England, Rising Stars, 2010 - 2011Professional Associations and MembershipsMaine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, President, 2009 - 2010Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Vice President, 2006 - 2008Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Board of Directors, 2006 - 2008Edward Gignoux Inn of Court, Member, 2008 - PresentMaine Trial Lawyer's Association, MemberAmerican Association for Justice, MemberMaine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Past President, 2010 - 2011Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, President Elect, 2008 - 2009Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Vice President, 2007 - 2008Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Board of DirectorsContinuing Legal Education, Chairperson (Also Member, Zerillo Law, LLC)