Biography

Nick brings a passion for business and an eye for the practical in serving Verrill’s business clients. Nick’s practice focuses on a broad range of transactions and corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, commercial lending, licensing, entity formation, and general business counseling.

In the mergers and acquisitions context, Nick assists clients with pre-merger/acquisition analysis and notification under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Antitrust Improvements Act. Nick also has particular experience drafting and negotiating contracts, such as license, distribution, and marketing agreements, for various software companies and manufacturers.

Before joining Verrill, Nick attended the University of Maine School of Law in his hometown of Portland, Maine. Prior to law school, Nick helped manage his family’s small business, which has operated in Greater Portland for over 60 years. Nick also served in the United States Army as an Infantry platoon leader, executive officer, and operations officer, attaining the rank of Captain. While in the Army, Nick graduated from Army Ranger School and Airborne School, and deployed overseas to the Middle East and Eastern Europe.

Nick lives in Portland with his wife, Stephanie, and sons, Jack and Will. When he’s not at the office, Nick enjoys spending time with his family in the Maine outdoors, trying his hand at a complex recipe, and watching the New England Patriots.

Services/Industries

Education

  • University of Maine School of Law  (J.D., magna cum laude)
    • Research and Technical Editor, Maine Law Review
    • Teaching Assistant, Legal Writing Department
  • Bates College  (B.A.)

Public Service

  • Member, Young Leaders Council, Make-A-Wish Maine (2018-present)
  • Mentor, Portland High School Mentoring Program (2017-2018)

Bar Admissions

  • Maine

Honors

  • Faculty Significant Achievement Award, University of Maine School of Law

Firm Highlights

News

Verrill Partner Anya F. Endsley Graduates from The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel’s (ACTEC) New England Fellows Institute

Publication/Podcast

Maine PUC Clarifies Ability of Level 2 Projects to “Leapfrog” Level 4 Projects in Interconnection Queue

After months of uncertainty over the issue of whether Level 2 renewable energy projects can “leapfrog” Level 4 projects in the queue, the Maine PUC clarified one of the ambiguities. Specifically, in response to...

Publication/Podcast

The PHE is Ending: Do You Know Where Your Waivers Are?

While the pandemic is not over, the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) is expected to expire soon, which means that a number of operational, safety, and billing standards that were waived at the beginning...

News

Ruth Mattson quoted in Law360 article regarding new Massachusetts surtax

Event

Annual Update: Part 1 - 2022 Legal Year in Review (1st Session)

Matter

Elections and Constitutional Law: Successfully Challenged Certification of Initiative Petition

In a victory for consumers and the ride-hailing public, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court recently barred the Secretary of State from placing on the November ballot initiative petitions proposed by companies such as Uber...

Blog

Pay Transparency Laws are on the Rise – What Employers Need to Know

Last week (November 1, 2022), New York City Local Law 59 came into effect. The law requires employers with four or more employees working in New York City (NYC) to publish salary ranges for...

Event

Annual Update: Part 1 - 2022 Legal Year in Review (2nd Session)

Matter

Advised Fortune 500 Company on Group Health and Welfare Benefit Plans

We were engaged by a Fortune 500 manufacturing company to provide legal and compliance services regarding its group health and welfare benefit plans. During the course of our representation, we have advised the company...

Blog

New IRS Determination Letter Program for 403(b) and 401(a) Plans

On November 7, 2022, the IRS issued Revenue Procedure 2022-40 , which allows certain tax-exempt employers (such as schools, charities, and churches) to apply for IRS determination letters on their individually designed section 403(b...

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