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Decency, honesty, judgment. The values that define us as a law firm are the reason our clients trust us and choose us time and time again. We don't compromise our values and our clients don't compromise on quality.

National Reputation

Client Service Leaders
Recognized by clients in BTI's A-Team and Power Rankings for five consecutive years.
Serving 45+ States
Verrill attorneys have served clients in more than 90 percent of the United States.
Top Firm for Women
Law360 and NLJ 500 have applauded that 40 percent of Verrill partners are women.
IP Law Stars
Verrill attorneys and the firm itself are consistently listed in the IP Stars Guide.

New England Roots

  • Massachusetts
  • Rhode Island
  • Maine
  • New York
  • Connecticut
  • Washington, DC

Worldwide Reach

Serving clients around the globe, and connected to a network of 130+ law firms in the World Services Group.

Firm Highlights

Event

Maine Rural Water Association's 39th Annual Technical Conference and Tradeshow

Employment and labor attorney Tawny Alvarez and Jim Cohen will be presenting at the Maine Rural Water Association's 39th Annual Technical two-day conference on December 10-20, 2019. The event will focus on offering educational...

Matter

Establishment of Non-Depository Trust for National Company

Verrill served as special counsel to a national firm in the chartering and licensing of a Maine non-depository trust company as the client’s wholly-owned subsidiary. Non-depository trust companies are highly regulated, and the matter...

Matter

Helping Non-Depository Trust Companies Do Business in Other States

Verrill has helped to form more non-depository trust companies in Maine than any other law firm. We have also helped our trust clients when they look to expand their business into other states. In...

Publication/Podcast

Building a Respectful and Inclusive Workplace

News

Verrill Attorney Elected Secretary of National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network Executive Board

(November 13, 2019) – Verrill attorney Elizabeth Connellan Smith was recently elected secretary of the National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network (NWCDN). Smith has been a member of the NWCDN since 2006, and was first...

Publication/Podcast

Is a Benefit Corporation Right for You?

News

Verrill Welcomes Patent Attorney Dean Phelps

(November 13, 2019) – Verrill is pleased to welcome patent attorney Dean Phelps to the firm’s Boston office. Dean is the fifth patent attorney to join Verrill in the past nine months as the...

Blog

Identifying and Handling a Hostile Work Environment

Employee claims of “hostile work environments” continue to make news both in Maine and on a national level, putting potentially embarrassing and damaging workplace and employee interpersonal issues into the public eye. But when...

Blog

Five Employment Law Traps For CFOs Tasked with HR Oversight

Overseeing human resources -- a hat that many CFOs wear -- may mean having to make crucial decisions about hiring and policy, performance management and discipline, and employee terminations. Such decisions may affect HR...

Blog

DOL Proposes New Electronic Disclosure Rules for Retirement Plans