Amber Lynn Tucker

Amber Lynn Tucker practices in the areas of criminal law, family law, personal injury, medical malpractice, civil rights and general civil litigation.

Prior to entering private practice, Amber previously served as a prosecutor for the Maine Attorney General’s Office, specializing in felony drug crimes, and as an Assistant Public Defender in Tampa, Florida, where she represented thousands of individuals in felony and misdemeanor cases. Amber has tried over 60 cases to verdict, more than half of which were jury trials and has litigated numerous evidentiary hearings.

Representative jury trials in which Amber was the lead defense attorney include:

  • State of Florida v. Anderson:
    Attempted Murder – found guilty of lesser offense of Aggravated Battery
  • State of Florida v. Gipson:
    Aggravated Assault w/Firearm – Acquitted
    Possession of Firearm by Felon – Acquitted
  • State of Florida v. Clemmons:
    Delivery of Cocaine – Acquitted
    Possession of Cocaine – Acquitted

Amber was an adjunct professor of sociology and criminology at the University of New England and has taught seminars in drug law and drug crime investigation to law enforcement officers throughout Maine.

Amber is originally from Rhode Island, but grew up in Fryeburg, Maine. She lived in Florida for eleven years before returning to Maine.  Amber enjoys boating, sunshine, and traveling to Gillette Stadium to watch the New England Patriots.

Contact info
Owen Pickus, D.O., Esq. & Associates2 Storer St., Ste. 200-A
Kennebunk, ME, 04043

Office (207) 467-9146
Fax (207) 467-8289

State Status Acquired Updated
ME Active 2009 07/13/2016
FL Inactive 2005 06/21/2016

Award name Grantor Date granted
Top 40 Under 40 Litigation Lawyers in Maine The American Society of Legal Advocates 2016
“10 Best” Attorneys for Client Satisfaction for Maine, Nominee American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys 2016
Membership Invitation: Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers The National Trial Lawyers 2016
Top 10 Family Law Attorneys Under 40 in Maine National Academy of Family Law Attorneys 2015
Top 10 Personal Injury Attorneys Under 40 in Maine National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys 2015
Community Service Public Defender’s Office, 13th Judicial Circuit, Tampa, Florida N/A

Work experience
Title Company name Duration
Attorney Owen Pickus, D.O., Esq. & Associates 2015 – Present
Attorney Daniel G. Lilley, P.A. 2015 – Present
Attorney Laskoff & Associates 2012 – 2014
Adjunct Professor University of New England 2011 – 2011
Drug Task Force Attorney Office of the Attorney General, State of Maine 2009 – 2012
Assistant Public Defender Office Of The Public Defender, Hillsborough County, Tampa, Florida 2005 – 2009

School name Major Degree Graduated
Florida State University College of Law Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor N/A 2005
University of Tampa Criminology BS – Bachelor of Science 2002

Speaking engagements
Conference name Title Date
Tri-County Foster, Adoptive and Kinship Parent Association Distracted Driving 2012
Lisbon High School SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) Distracted Driving 2012
Hillsborough County Public Defender’s Office CLE Demonstrative Aids 2009

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