Maine’s Premier DUI
& Criminal Defense Law Firm
  • Criminal Defense

    Criminal charges are a common occurrence, but many people are unaware of the lasting impact that a criminal conviction will have on their future.

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    There are numerous ways that a person can be charged with DUI in Maine, including blood tests, breath tests, and field sobriety tests.

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  • Sex Offenses

    Sex offenses include gross sexual assault, child molestation and date rape. These are serious charges that can result in long terms of imprisonment and a lifetime sex offender registration requirement.

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Maine Criminal Defense Attorneys

Aggressive Legal Representation For All Your Legal Needs

Criminal Defense: If you have been charged with assault, theft, drug possession or any other type of crime in Maine, you have come to the right place. WTB LAW provides professional and aggressive criminal defense representation that exceeds the expectations of our clients and secures their freedom in the future.

OUI Defense: Anyone who drives a car under the influence of drugs or alcohol in Maine can be charged with Operating Under the Influence, or as it's commonly referred to in Maine, OUI.  A conviction for OUI can result in serious penalties such as lengthy license suspensions, fines and even jail or prison time. Regardless of the crime, our skilled Portland Maine OUI attorneys have defense options that are available to you.

Why Hire an Attorney from WTB LAW? Attorney Bly has received a 10.0 Rating by AVVO based upon his experience, professional achievements, industry recognition, disciplinary history and other criteria. This honored distinction from the legal experts at AVVO means that our firm is classified in the Superb Category for criminal defense and OUI law. Additionally, Attorney Bly has been twice named as a New England Super Lawyers ® Rising Star and is an active participant in various professional memberships, such as the following :

  • National College of DUI Defense (NCDD)
  • DUI Defense Lawyer's Association (DUIDLA)
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
  • Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Graduate of the Spence Trial Lawyer College

WTB LAW employs skilled defense attorneys and support team members who work collectively on every stage of your case. Our attorneys have years of experience and have handled thousands of cases during the course of their collective careers. Whether it's Attorney Bly or one of the other talented attorneys and support staff of the WTB LAW team working on your case, take comfort in knowing that you have a criminal defense law firm standing behind you during this stressful time.

Whether you are looking for an experienced criminal defense lawyer or a DUI attorney, the WTB LAW team can help you get the results you need. As with any legal issue, you should be aware of your rights and the filing deadlines for certain aspects of your case. Having a lawyer on your side is the best way to make sure that everything in your case is handled the best way possible. Call us right now and we will get started working for you!

Maine Criminal Defense Attorneys

The state of Maine classifies criminal charges on a scale ranging from Class E misdemeanors up to Class A felonies for the most serious drug crimes and crimes of violence. Regardless of the situation you find yourself in, you can have the confidence to take on your charges in court when you have an attorney from WTB LAW on your team. Attorney Bly is our Firm's founding attorney and as such, he and the WTB LAW team provide professionally aggressive representation that challenges the specific evidence brought against you and protects your rights under the law.

Comprehensive Protection For Your Case

Criminal charges, such as those relating to sex crimes or white collar crimes, can have a devastating impact on your reputation and career. We understand the impact that your criminal case will have on your freedom and your future, and we don't take that responsibility lightly. A skilled Maine criminal defense lawyer from our law Firm will treat you with the respect and dignity you deserve, and you will receive timely answers for your questions.

Read about Maine Criminal Defense Commonly Asked Questions.

Maine OUI/DUI Lawyer

Have you been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, commonly referred to as OUI or DUI? If a judge finds you guilty of operating a motor vehicle while impaired or with a blood alcohol content of 0.08% or greater, you will be liable for penalties such as jail time, steep fines and additional suspensions. Hiring a Portland Maine OUI lawyer is the best way to fight DUI/OUI charges and make sure you get a fair trial. When you are charged with an OUI in Maine, you may feel like your life is over. It is important to remember that you have options. A DUI arrest does not mean that you are guilty.

Attorney Bly his team of talented attorneys at WTB LAW are some of Maine's most renowned defense attorneys for drunk driving charges, and a large portion of the Firm's case load is devoted to OUI defense. Portland Maine OUI Attorney William T. Bly and his team of talented attorneys have extensive training in OUI defense to include Intoxilyzer operator training and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing instruction.  Furthermore, Attorney Bly's team has the knowledge and skill set to successfully fight Drug OUI charges, regardless of whether those drugs include marijuana or prescription drugs.  Attorney Bly himself has received both student and instructor training in Standardized Field Sobriety Testing. In most cases, he knows more about field sobriety testing than the police officer himself. As a highly experienced Maine OUI attorney, he uses this knowledge to determine if his clients were treated fairly during their DUI / OUI arrests and to make sure sobriety tests were administered properly. There are few attorneys in New England who can match Attorney Bly and his team's OUI qualifications and successful case record.

Read about the top ten mistakes to avoid your Maine DUI/OUI case.

Recent Case Results

  • Charge: 2nd Offense OUI (4th lifetime) & Violation of a License Restriction Mandatory Minimum Penalty: 7 days jail and 3 year loss of license on the OUI; 1 year loss of license on the Violation of License Restriction Maximum Penalty: 364 days jail and $2,000.00 fine on the OUI; 180 days jail an... Read On

  • Client who was on probation for a sex offense was charged with Violation of Bail Conditions. Client found NOT GUILTY following jury trial. Read On

  • Client charged with a 2nd OUI Refusal in the past 10 years was found not guilty following a jury trial. Read On


Here at WTB LAW, we provide professional and aggressive criminal defense and OUI representation that exceeds the expectations of our clients and secures their freedom and their future.

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What distinguishes our Firm from the numerous law firms throughout the state is that we genuinely care about the well-being of our clients. The staff and attorneys of WTB LAW ensure that every client receives hands-on and personalized attention throughout the life of their case.