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Verrill Welcomes Attorney Nicholas Anania

January 18, 2021 Press Releases

(January 18, 2021)– Verrill is pleased to welcome attorney Nicholas Anania to the firm’s Portland, Maine office. Anania focuses his practice on a broad range of transactions and corporate work, including mergers and acquisitions, commercial lending, contracts, and general business counseling.

Prior to attending law school, Anania, a Portland native, helped manage his family’s small business, which has operated in Greater Portland for over 60 years. Anania also served in the United States Army as an Infantry officer.

Anania received his bachelor’s degree from Bates College and earned his law degree from the University of Maine School of Law, magna cum laude, where he also served as research and technical editor of the Maine Law Review and as a teaching assistant in the Legal Writing Department. Anania was also honored with the Faculty Significant Achievement Award. He is a member of the Young Leaders Council of Make-A-Wish Maine.

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65 Verrill Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers® 2022, Including Eight Named Lawyers of the Year

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2021 JD Supra Readers' Choice Awards

JD Supra, a daily source of legal intelligence on a variety of topics, recognized law firms and top authors for their thought leadership in key topics in its 2021 JD Supra Readers' Choice Awards...

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