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O Our litigators advise and defend the interests of businesses, professionals, individuals, municipalities and insurers.

Our litigators advise and defend the interests of businesses, professionals, individuals, municipalities, and insurers in civil litigation matters in all federal and state courts and administrative agencies in New Hampshire.

Our litigation team members have been recognized as among New Hampshire’s best at handling and resolving matters from the routine to the highly complex.

The firm was awarded metropolitan first-tier rankings in the 2021 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” Rankings, including commercial litigation and arbitration. In addition, Samantha Elliott is selected for inclusion in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the practice areas of Commercial Litigation and Appellate Practice, Ari Pollack in the practice area of Litigation in Land Use and Zoning, and Charles Bauer is recognized for Arbitration and Mediation.

The firm and its practice area professionals are Martindale Hubbell AV-rated, with Charles Bauer listed as a fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers. Our attorneys are active participants and leaders in industry associations including:

  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • American Inns of Court
  • DRI – The Voice of the Defense Bar
  • Tri-State Defense Lawyers’ Association
  • Best Lawyers in America recognition
  • NH Women’s Bar Association
  • Super Lawyers recognition
Experience
  • Appellate advocacy
  • Attorney malpractice defense
  • Complex alternative dispute resolution
  • Complex commercial litigation and business torts including intellectual property disputes
  • Construction/Real estate development
  • Coordinating document production and testimony
  • Defense of contractors in defective construction litigation
  • Financial services related litigation
  • Municipal and civil rights defense
  • Municipalities and school districts in sexual abuse claims
  • Personal injury loss and claims
  • Physicians in professional licensing proceedings
  • Police officers and municipal officials in establishing new common law immunity
  • Products liability
  • Professional liability and licensing
  • Risk Management trainings
  • Settlement negotiations
  • Strategic counseling
  • Trucking disputes
Recognition

With deep roots and experience across the Granite State, we know how to chart a course for success.