Jason C. Barrett


Ellsworth Office
204 Main Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605
Phone: 207-992-5719
Fax: 207-667-3550

Jason represents clients in both civil and criminal litigation matters, in State and Federal Courts, with particular interest in construction related matters, railroad and Jones Act issues, real estate transactions and boundary line disputes, and contract enforcement and negotiation. He also advises municipalities and public service entities, with a focus on island and coastal institutions, including island electric cooperatives and libraries. He is admitted to practice in Maine and Massachusetts.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017, Jason was selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star. No more than 5 percent of lawyers in a state are named to Super Lawyers, and no more than 2.5 percent are named Rising Stars.

He is active in economic and community development, and has served on numerous city and citizen committees including the Ellsworth City Charter Commission, Ellsworth Downtown Business Association, Sustainable Ellsworth Committee,  Ellsworth Public Library’s Board of Trustees, Rotary Club of Ellsworth, Maine, and Knowlton Community Park Committee, Co-chair.

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Areas of Practice for Jason C. Barrett

Bar Admissions

States of Maine and Massachusetts
U.S. District Court, District of Maine


Washington and Lee University School of Law, J.D., 2008
Brigham Young University – Hawaii, A.A., B.A., 2002

Memberships and Affiliations

Maine State Bar Association


2017 Super Lawyers Rising Star
2016 Super Lawyers Rising Star
2015 Super Lawyers Rising Star
2014 Super Lawyers Rising Star
2013 Super Lawyers Rising Star
Managing Editor, Environmental Law Digest, Washington and Lee University School of Law, 2007-08
Adjunct Instructor, Southern Virginia University, 2006, 2007
Law Clerk Internship, U. S. Attorney, District of Maine (Bangor), 2007
Law Clerk Internship, U.S. District Court, District of Utah, 2006
Senior Legislative Aide , State of Hawaii House of Representatives, Honolulu, HI, 2003-05