Attorney Profile

Criminal Defense Attorney serving Portsmouth, NH & Dover, NH

Firm principal and sole practitioner Stephen T. Jeffco, P.A. has more than 35 years of experience in criminal defense litigation. His practice areas include criminal law, felonies, drug crimes, DUI/DWI, domestic abuse, sex crimes, and homicides. He has earned an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.
Stephen T. Jeffco, P.A. was admitted to practice law in Massachusetts and New Hampshire courts in 1978. The Pennsylvania native received his J.D. from Franklin Pierce College in 1977, after earning his B.A. from the University of New Hampshire in 1972. ISLN: 906185320 

Attorney Profile

Practice Areas: 
  • Criminal Law
  • Felonies
  • Drug Crimes
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Sex Crimes
  • Homicides
Admitted: to Bar: 
  • Massachusetts, 1978
  • New Hampshire, 1978
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire, 1978
  • University of New Hampshire (B.A., 1972)
  • Franklin Pierce College (J.D., 1977)
Place of birth: Altoona, Pennsylvania

  • Rockingham County, New Hampshire and Massachusetts Bar Associations
  • New Hampshire Trial Lawyers Association
  • New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 
  • Master, Charles E. Doe Inn of Court
  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • State of New Hampshire v. Shawn Leuthner, 124 NH 638, 474 A2d 1029, 1984
  • State of New Hampshire v. Elmer Elliott, 133 NH 759, 585 A2d 304, 1990
  • State of New Hampshire v. Thomas Allison, 134 NH 550, 595 A2d 1089, 1991 
  • State of New Hampshire v. Jeffrey Christensen, 135 NH 583, 607 A2d 952, 1992 
  • State of Maine v. Linfield Franklin, 478 A2d 1107, 1984
  • State of New Hampshire v. Harold Curran, 140 NH 530, 669 A2d 798, 1995
  • Scott F. Wensley v. Director, New Hampshire Division of Motor Vehicles, 140 NH 560, 669 A2d 219, 1995

Make an Appointment

If you’ve been charged with a crime in Portsmouth, NH; Dover, NH; or the surrounding area, the law offices of Stephen T. Jeffco, P.A. can protect your legal rights.  Call (603) 294-4531 today to schedule an appointment. 
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