Drummond Woodsum Attorneys at Law

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Portsmouth, NH        603.433.3317
Manchester, NH        603.716.2895

Gardner Fulton & Waugh to Merge With Drummond Woodsum

Two well-known law firms with a history of serving many of New Hampshire’s towns, cities, counties and school districts will combine their practices in January 2019. Gardner Fulton & Waugh PLLC will be merging into Drummond Woodsum to create a single team with greater depth and resources to meet the needs of New Hampshire municipal and school clients.

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Drummond Woodsum Back in Court to Force the Lepage Administration to Follow the Voter Approved Medicaid Expansion Law

Drummond Woodsum will be back in court on Wednesday, November 7th, seeking an order compelling the Commissioner to implement the rest of the statute, including affirmatively working with the federal government to obtain plan approval, adopting a rule making the new group eligible for benefits, and beginning to enroll people in the program, which should have occurred by July 2nd.

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Five Drummond Woodsum Attorneys Named Lawyer of the Year

Drummond Woodsum is pleased to announce that five of the firm’s attorneys have been named as a Best Lawyers® 2019 “Lawyer of the Year.”

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October 10, 2018
Drummond Woodsum Ranked in the Top 5 Best Places to Work in Maine for 2018

Drummond Woodsum, a full service premier New England law firm, is pleased to announce that it was recently named among the 2018 Best Places to Work in Maine.

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October 2, 2018

Hannah E. King
Portland Adopts Moratorium on Establishing Certain Medical Marijuana Operations

During a 30-minute public hearing, attorney Hannah King of Drummond Woodsum, representing four of the applicants, asked the moratorium be amended to remove testing and extraction facilities from consideration as those are already covered by state law.

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Setpember 27, 2018

Timothy E. Steigelman
Drummond Woodsum Attorney Tim Steigelman is Selected for Command in the U.S. Navy Reserve

Earlier this month the U.S. Navy Reserve selected its commanding officers for the next two years. Unit commanding officers are chosen by a selection board from a nationwide pool of eligible officers.  Among the officers choosen for command ...

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September 26, 2018

David J. Backer
Drummond Woodsum Attorney David Backer Ranked in the 2018 Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide

Drummond Woodsum is pleased to announce that David Backer, Practice Group Leader for its Trust and Estate Planning practice, has been recognized by the 2018 Chambers High Net Worth Guide (“Chambers HNW Guide”) for Private Wealth Law. 

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September 19, 2018

Parke A. Burmeister
Parke Burmeister Joins Drummond Woodsum’s Estate Planning Practice

Drummond Woodsum is pleased to welcome Parke A. Burmeister to our growing Estate Planning practice.  His practice will focus on...

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Ed Benjamin and Amy Olfene Win Municipal Premises Liability Trial

On August 16, 2018 a jury in Waldo County Superior Court ruled in favor of the Town of Montville after a four day trial in a case in which a town resident was injured by the collapse of a large sand pile in the town’s sand shed.

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