Clifford B. Strike

Criminal Defense

For nearly two decades, Clifford Strike has represented clients accused of an array of crimes. His success rate and reputation are legendary in Maine.


  • Phone: (207) 878-5519
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After a successful business career spanning twenty years, Mr. Strike graduated from the University of Maine School of Law in 1996. Mr. Strike served as an intern with the York County District Attorney’s Office during his law school career. Upon his admission to the Bar in 1996, Mr. Strike continued his work with the York County District Attorney’s Office. In August 1997, Mr. Strike established his private practice which is now the law firm of Strike, Gonzales & Butler Bailey. During his career as a criminal trial attorney, Mr. Strike has handled thousands of serious felony and misdemeanor cases, including over a dozen homicides, vehicular manslaughter, major drug cases, domestic assault and OUI. His area of practice focuses on criminal trial litigation in both State and Federal courts.

Areas Of Practice:
Criminal Trial Litigation
Murder and Manslughter
Felony and Misdemeanor Offenses
Domestic Violence
Traffic Violations
White Collar Crimes

Bar Admissions:
Maine, 1996
U.S. District Court District of Maine, 2002
1st Circuit Court of Appeals, 2004

University of Maine School of Law, Portland, Maine, 1996 J.D.
University of Southern Maine, Summa Cum Laude, Political Science

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