People

David S. Abramson
Scott D. Anderson
Heidi A. Bean
Thomas O. Bean
Sharon Belisle
Phillip S. Bixby
Roger A. Clement, Jr.
Seth S. Coburn
Michael J. Donlan
Jonathan M. Dunitz
Daniel J. Dwyer
Benjamin E. Ford
Ann Blanchard
John P. Giffune
Keith E. Glidden
Jennifer L. Harrell
Maura E. Hennessy
Sara E. Hirshon
Nathaniel R. Hull
Regina M. Hurley
Mark V. Kenny
William C. Knowles
Kathleen E. Kuntz
Robert Laplaca
Brett R. Leland
Katherine M. McDonough
Marie J. Mueller
Andrew B. Nevas
Brian J. O'Rourke, Jr.
Roger A. Putnam
Jill M. Roberts
Kristen G. Rossetti
A. Robert Ruesch
Stephen B. Segal
Timothy R. Shannon
Paul W. Shaw
Frank J. Silvestri, Jr.
Benjamin M. Stern
Susan J. Swenson
Spencer R. Thibodeau
Mathew J. Todaro
John W. Van Lonkhuyzen
Travis K. Waller
Rachel M. Wertheimer
Karen Frink Wolf
Calvin K. Woo

Firm Highlights

Matter

Fletch's Sandblasting & Painting, Inc. v. Fay, Spofford and Thorndike d/b/a Stantec Consulting Services, Inc.

Filed successful motion to dismiss a design malpractice claim arising out of alleged defective specifications on a renovation project at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine. The court’s decision may be found at...

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Does a property insurance policy still provide coverage if a business does not reopen after the COVID-19 Stay At Home Orders are lifted?

Most property insurance policies in today’s market include a provision that causes coverage to lapse if the property is vacant (as defined by the policy) for a period in excess of 30 days. Fortunately...

News

Nearly 80 Verrill Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers® 2021, Including a Dozen Named Lawyers of the Year

(August 24, 2020) – Nearly 80 Verrill attorneys were recognized as "Best Lawyers" by Best Lawyers® 2021 , including 12 attorneys named “Lawyer of the Year,” a distinguished recognition for only a single lawyer...

Publication/Podcast

Domestic Discovery for Foreign Arbitrations? Now Three Circuits Say “No”

Well, that didn’t take long! Earlier this month I posted a short piece describing a two-to-two circuit split on the question of whether a foreign private arbitration panel is a “foreign or international tribunal&rdquo...

Publication/Podcast

Domestic Discovery for Foreign Arbitrations? Location, Location, Location!

International transactions can generate international disputes. A party to a lawsuit in one country may believe that a non-party in another country has information that could be put to good use in the case...

Publication/Podcast

Zoom ADR: Best Practices for Virtually Every Virtual ADR Event

As the post-COVID-19 “new normal” comes into focus, it is unlikely that civil jury trials will happen in many jurisdictions until at least the spring of 2021. For family law matters, cases involving children...

Matter

Real Estate Law: Ambiguities in Ancient Deeds to Kennebunkport Beach Resolved in Favor of Town

We represented coastal landowners in a high-profile appeal before the Maine Supreme Court, in which the Town of Kennebunkport claimed ownership of Goose Rocks Beach against numerous homeowners whose deeds described property down to...

Matter

Defense of Contractor - Davis-Bacon Prevailing Wage Claims

This case concerned the construction of a marine boat dock on an island in Boston Harbor. The Plaintiff claimed entitlement to unpaid wages and enhanced wages under the federal prevailing wage statute known as...

News

Litigation Attorney Represents Maine Energy Company

On August 14, Bangor Daily News published an article covering the Georges River Energy, LLC v. KMW Energy, LLC that litigation attorney Rob Ruesch is representing the plaintiff in. Georges River Energy is claiming...

News

Verrill Welcomes Litigator Anuj Khetarpal

(September 30, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to welcome litigation attorney Anuj Khetarpal to the firm as a member of both the Litigation & Trial Group and Health Care & Life Sciences Group. At...