Walter F. McKee (Augusta, Maine)
Walter F. McKee (Augusta, Maine)

Walter F. McKee

Licensed for 23 years

Practice Area: Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, General Litigation 1 more area of practice 1 more

Awards
AV Preeminent
Contact
207-213-1492

Walter F. McKee

207-213-1492

Credit cards accepted

Serving Augusta, ME view address

Member at firm McKee Law, LLC, P.A.

Serving Augusta, ME view address

Credit cards accepted

Awards AV Preeminent

About Walter F. McKee

Speaker/Presenter/Faculty at Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Annual Seminar, Criminal Legislative and Case Law Changes, 2006-; Maine State Bar Association Legal Year in Review, Criminal Legislative Changes, 2005-; Maine Trial Lawyer's Association Litigation Institute, 2008; Maine Trial Lawyer's Association Evidence Series, 2007; Maine Trial Lawyer's Association, College of Trial Advocacy, 2011; Maine Commission on Indigent Legal Services Training Seminar, 2011; Maine Licensed Private Investigators Association, Annual Seminar, 2011.

Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Defense
  • General Litigation
  • Professional Licensing Boards

Client Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 4 reviews
  • 100% client recommended 4 recommendations
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    5.0/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    5.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    4.0/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 05/18/16

    Very professional with fantastic communication skills. One of the best professional service individuals I've ever interacted with. Read more

    Very professional with fantastic communication skills. One of the best professional service individuals I've ever interacted with.

    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 06/03/13

    Walked me threw everything, always was there to answer any questions that I had. Read more

    Walked me threw everything, always was there to answer any questions that I had.

    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 07/08/11

    Excellent reputation. Read more

    Excellent reputation.

    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 4.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 01/27/11

    Again this individual is a professional and a doesn't beet around the bush either. Read more

    Again this individual is a professional and a doesn't beet around the bush either.

    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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      1.0/5.0

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Peer Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 28 reviews
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.8/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.8/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.8/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/23/14 in Criminal Law

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/14/14 in Trial Practice

    A very skilled lawyer. Read more

    A very skilled lawyer.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 04/12/12 in Criminal Defense

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Unknown on 03/16/12 in Criminal Defense

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 03/16/12 in Criminal Law

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Member on 08/03/11 in Personal Injury

    Excellent attorney. Read more

    Excellent attorney.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 07/21/11 in Criminal Law

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 07/19/11 in Criminal Law

    Av deserving. Read more

    Av deserving.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/27/11 in Criminal Defense

    One the highest regarded lawyers in the profession. He is worthy of AV recognition Read more

    One the highest regarded lawyers in the profession. He is worthy of AV recognition

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/24/11 in Criminal Law

    Walt is one of the best criminal defense lawyers in the State. Read more

    Walt is one of the best criminal defense lawyers in the State.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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Community Contributions

      Credentials

      Position
      Member
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1993, South Carolina
      1994, Maine and U.S. District Court, District of Maine
      1995, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
      1999, U.S. Supreme Court
      Credit Cards Accepted
      Law School Attended
      University of Maine School of Law
      Class of 1993
      J.D.
      University Attended
      University of Maine
      Class of 1989
      B.A.
      summa cum laude
      Military
      Captain, Maine Army National Guard, 1996-2004
      Special Agencies
      Chair, Maine Commission on Governmental Ethics and Election Practices.
      Associations & Memberships
      Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member, Board of Directors, 1995-1998
      2003-
      President, 2006-2008)
      Kennebec County Bar Association (Treasurer, 2002-2004
      Vice President, 2004-2006
      President, 2006-2008)
      National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
      Maine Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 2006-)
      American Association for Justice.
      Representative Cases
      Hebert v. International Paper Co., 638 A.2d 1161 (Me. 1994)
      U.S. v. Lagasse, 87 F.3d 18 (1st Cir. 1996)
      State v. Nelson, 714 A.2d 832 (Me. 1998)
      Legasse v. Bangor Publishing Co., 741 A.2d 442 (Me. 1999) Gafner v. Down East Community Hospital, 735 A.2d 969 (Me. 1999)
      U.S. v. Destefano, 201 F.3d 429 (1st Cir. 1999)
      U.S. v. Meader, 195 F.3d 66 (1st Cir. 1999)
      Newbury v. Virgin, 802 A.2d 413 (Me. 2002)
      U.S. v. Hartsock, 253 F.Supp.2d 24 (Me. 2003)
      Evans v. Willingham, 413 F.Supp.2d 155, 159-60 (D.Conn.2006)
      Muther et al. v. Flaherty et al., 2011 ME 32, 2011 ME 33, 2011 ME 34.
      Hobbies & Interests
      Running, Mountaineering, Alpine and Nordic Skiing, Classical Violin.