A. Tucker Derstine
A. Tucker Derstine is an associate attorney whose practice focuses on criminal law. He also has experience in protection from abuse/harassment cases, family law, civil law, as well as some corporate and probate work. In the years prior to joining Fairfield & Associates, P.A., Tucker practiced primarily in Oxford and Franklin Counties.
Tucker graduated cum laude from the University of Maine School of Law in 2018. While in law school, Tucker spent a year working in the Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic, where he was sworn in as a student attorney in both the State and Federal courts. In his capacity as a student attorney, Tucker represented a variety of low-income Mainers in criminal matters, family law cases, protection from abuse cases, and pardons.
Prior to law school, Tucker attended the University of Southern Maine where he graduated with a B.A. in Criminology and Psychology in 2014. He went on to work in the mental health field before attending Maine Law.
Tucker is a lifelong Mainer. When he is not in the courtroom, he enjoys exploring Maine and experiencing the outdoors with his friends, family, and dog, Jäger.