Albert Hansen

Albert Hansen

Kennebunk , Maine

DWI, OUI, superior and district court cases, domestic violence, habitual offender, all motor vehicle/license cases, felonies, misdemeanors and violations, as well as divorce/domestic relations are the areas of practice for Attorney Albert Hansen.  Al Hansen is a 1991 graduate of Bates College, followed by a law degree from Delaware Law School in Wilmington, Delaware.  He is licensed by exam in Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. Previously, Al worked as an assistant county attorney prosecuting cases for the government.  He now represents individuals as a criminal defense attorney and family law attorney in New Hampshire, Maine, and Massachusetts.  Al has extensive courtroom experience with numerous jury trials under his belt.  He is a member of the New Hampshire and Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys, National College of DUI Attorneys, and is the former Vice Chair of the NH Bar Association Family Law Section.  Al brings a broad level of experience to his firm, representing individuals and families in criminal, juvenile, and family law matters since 1997.  Attorney Hansen lives near Portsmouth/Kennebunk with his wife and two children.  In addition to spending time with family, Al enjoys skiing, cycling, and backpacking.  In 1992, Al successfully "through-hiked" the entire length of the 2,157-mile-long Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine.  He brings a compassionate and energetic approach to all cases he handles.


Areas of Practice

  • 25% DWI/OUI/DUI Defense
  • 25% Criminal Defense
  • 25% Family Law/Divorce
  • 25% Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New Hampshire, 1997
  • U.S. District Court District of New Hampshire, 1997
  • Maine, 2000
  • Massachusetts, 2001


  • Delaware Law School, Wilmington, Delaware
    • J.D. - 1996
  • Bates College, Lewiston, Maine
    • B.A. - 1991

Published Works

  • NH Supreme Court At a Glance, NH Bar News, October, 2014

Representative Clients

  • Individuals Charged with Criminal/DWI/OUI Offenses
  • Individuals Navigating Divorce and Separation

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National College of DUI Defense Attorneys, Member, 2015 - Present
  • Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, 2014 - Present
  • New Hampshire Bar Association - Family Law Section, Member, 2009 - Present
  • New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, 2001 - Present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, 2001 - Present
  • New Hampshire Bar Reduced Fee & Pro Bono Program, Member, 1999 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Bosen and Associates, 2013 - 2018
  • Normand & Associates, 2009 - 2013
  • Family Legal Services, Associate, 2007 - 2009
  • Hansen Law Offices, Owner, 1999 - 2007
  • Rockingham County Attorney's Office, Intern/Assistant County Attorney, 1997 - 1999

Pro Bono Activities

  • New Hampshire Pro Bono Referral, 1997 - Present