Drummond Woodsum Attorneys at Law

Portland, ME        207.772.1941
Portsmouth, NH        603.433.3317
Manchester, NH        603.716.2895
Lebanon, NH        603.448.2221
800.727.1941




VIVIAN A. MIKHAIL

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207.253.0536 Phone
207.772.3627 Fax

Email

84 Marginal Way, Suite 600
Portland, ME 04101-2480


Assistant: Ashley K. Lemelin




PRACTICE AREAS

Government Relations & Campaigns
Litigation

EDUCATION

Catholic University of America, J.D., 1995

The George Washington University, B.A., cum laude, 1992


BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS

Maine
Maryland
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE

Maine Women’s Lobby and Policy Center
  former Co-Vice Chair and Board Member


Maine Hands & Voices
  founding Board Chair and former Board Member




PRACTICE AREAS

Government Relations & Campaigns
Litigation

EDUCATION

Catholic University of America, J.D., 1995

The George Washington University, B.A., cum laude, 1992


BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS

Maine
Maryland
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

COMMUNITY/PUBLIC SERVICE

Maine Women’s Lobby and Policy Center
  former Co-Vice Chair and Board Member


Maine Hands & Voices
  founding Board Chair and former Board Member




Vivian Mikhail is an attorney consultant in Drummond Woodsum’s Government Relations and Campaigns group.

Vivian comes to DWSC from the Maine Attorney General’s Office, where she served under Governor Janet T. Mills during two of the Governor’s terms as AG. There Vivian was responsible for all enforcement, legislative, regulatory, litigation and national arbitration matters involving the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement She was instrumental in maintaining and collecting the State’s settlement revenue of approximately $55 million annually from Big Tobacco. Vivian also worked with interested stakeholders throughout Maine around its retail and workplace tobacco regulations, and related public health matters.

Prior to her service at the AG’s Office, Vivian was an advocate and public policy consultant for Maine families of children who are deaf and hard of hearing. She also worked as Managing Editor of a legal publishing company when she settled in Maine in 2003.

Before her move north, Vivian- a rare native Washingtonian- practiced law for a decade in the DC metro area. Her practice included employment, business and domestic relations litigation.

Immediately after law school, Vivian served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Henry F. Greene on the Superior Court for the District of Columbia, where she assisted Judge Greene on his active trial docket of felony and family law matters. While in law school, Vivian was an active member of the Trial and Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Teams, on which she placed as a finalist in numerous national competitions.



Vivian Mikhail is an attorney consultant in Drummond Woodsum’s Government Relations and Campaigns group.

Vivian comes to DWSC from the Maine Attorney General’s Office, where she served under Governor Janet T. Mills during two of the Governor’s terms as AG. There Vivian was responsible for all enforcement, legislative, regulatory, litigation and national arbitration matters involving the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement She was instrumental in maintaining and collecting the State’s settlement revenue of approximately $55 million annually from Big Tobacco. Vivian also worked with interested stakeholders throughout Maine around its retail and workplace tobacco regulations, and related public health matters.

Prior to her service at the AG’s Office, Vivian was an advocate and public policy consultant for Maine families of children who are deaf and hard of hearing. She also worked as Managing Editor of a legal publishing company when she settled in Maine in 2003.

Before her move north, Vivian- a rare native Washingtonian- practiced law for a decade in the DC metro area. Her practice included employment, business and domestic relations litigation.

Immediately after law school, Vivian served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Henry F. Greene on the Superior Court for the District of Columbia, where she assisted Judge Greene on his active trial docket of felony and family law matters. While in law school, Vivian was an active member of the Trial and Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Teams, on which she placed as a finalist in numerous national competitions.



NEWS

Vivian Mikhail Joins Drummond Woodsum’s Government Relations and Campaigns Practice
March 25, 2019

Maine prevails in nearly $50M case with Cigarette Manufacturers
September 12, 2013

Panel Rejects Tobacco Companies’ Bid to Reclaim $50M from Maine
September 12, 2013

Family Medical Leave Act 20th Anniversary
February 5, 2013





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