David M. Austin

Shareholder and Managing Partner

Bangor Office
80 Exchange Street
Bangor, Maine 04401
Phone: 207-992-4308
Fax: 207-942-3040

David concentrates his practice on a variety of corporate and business law matters on behalf of the firm’s clients. He represents a variety of business clients in connection with mergers and acquisitions, general corporate counsel, commercial contracts, debt and equity financings, and stockholder relations.

Representative projects:

  • Represented a major timberlands client in its acquisition of a hardwood flooring manufacturer;
  • Represented clients in the fuel and energy industry in the acquisition and sale of motor and heating fuel dealerships and related convenience store operations;
  • Represented a client in the fuel and energy industry in the renegotiation of its long term convenience store franchise agreements and regional development agreement;

David has also assisted clients with respect to business succession planning and provided counsel to shareholders and other business owners regarding a variety of business transition issues.



Areas of Practice for David M. Austin

Bar Admissions

State of Maine
U.S. District Court, District of Maine


University of Maine School of Law, cum laude, 1998
University of Maine, B.A. 1990

Memberships and Affiliations

American Bar Association
Penobscot County Bar Association
Maine State Bar Association, Business Law Section, Chair
University of Maine Foundation, Secretary and
Past Board Member and Chair


Listed in Best Lawyers in America, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisition Law 2008 – Current