Eaton Peabody – Maine Law Firm

Eaton Peabody is a Maine-based law firm with attorneys serving New England and Atlantic Canada from offices in Augusta, Bangor, Brunswick, Ellsworth and Portland. Our lawyers offer sophisticated legal expertise that emphasizes responsive client service.

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State Agency Rulemaking – November 15, 2017

Proposals AGENCY: 65-407 – Public Utilities Commission (PUC) CHAPTER NUMBER AND TITLE: Ch. 880, Attachments to Joint-Use Utility Poles; Determination and Allocation of Costs; Procedure PROPOSED RULE NUMBER: 2017-P141 (Hearing rescheduled) BRIEF SUMMARY: The Public Utilities Commission (Commission) initiates a rulemaking to amend Ch. 880 of the Commission’s rules regarding attachments to joint use utility […]

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Cyber Security Seminar: December 6th in Bangor

Seminar Information Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 7:30 am – 9:30 am G. Clifton Eames Learning Center 203 Maine Ave., Bangor, ME Businesses and individuals are awash in stories about personal privacy, data collection, breach of personally identifiable information (PII) and Big Data. What does it all mean, and what implications does it have for you? […]

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Victory for Special Education Employee Reprimanded for Telling Coworker, “I will pray for you”

AUGUSTA, Maine – Today, the Augusta School Department sent First Liberty client Toni Richardson an updated memorandum acknowledging Richardson’s protected First Amendment right to privately discuss religion among her co-workers. In May, First Liberty and Maine-based law firm Eaton Peabody filed charges of religious discrimination and retaliation against the school district with the Equal Employment […]

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Eaton Peabody Welcomes Shawn Doil to the Firm’s Portland Office

Eaton Peabody is very pleased to welcome Shawn K. Doil to the firm as Senior Counsel in our Portland office. Shawn’s practice focuses on bankruptcy and creditor rights, with a particular emphasis on the representation of lenders, banks, mortgagees, lessors, and other secured creditors in Chapter 13, 12, 11, and 7 cases. She also has […]

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Framing the Charitable Discussion

MaineCF: In your role as a trusts and estates attorney, what sort of conversations do you have with your clients about their charitable giving? Nat Putnam: I like to raise the issue of charitable giving with every client as part of the initial meeting. I typically ask whether there are any charities the client wants […]

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Eaton Peabody Receives Top Tier Rankings in Bangor and Portland

Bangor and Portland, ME — U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers have released the 2018 “Best Law Firms” rankings, providing a comprehensive view of the U.S. legal profession that is unprecedented both in the range of firms represented and in the range of qualitative and quantitative data used to develop the rankings. The Maine law […]

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