62 year old Michael Chudley from Rowde but of no fixed addresss has been remanded to appear at Winchester Crown Court on 24 September.
He has been charged with the attempted murder of Devizes solicitor James Ward.
The 58 year old father of three from Westbury was shot in the head as he worked at the firm of Morris, Goddard and Ward Solicitors.
62 year old Michael Chudley has been remanded in custody
A man remains in a life threatening condition this evening after being shot in the head at a solicitors' office in Wiltshire.