John A. Cunningham

Of Counsel

Portland Office
100 Middle Street
P.O. Box 15235
Portland, Maine 04112-5235
Phone: 207-274-5266
Fax: 207-274-5286

John’s practice is concentrated in real estate, and has ranged from residential title examinations to complex commercial lending transactions. He has focused extensively on issues of highway law, roads, easements and road associations, and has considerable experience with condominiums, planned unit developments, and cooperative housing. John has often served as a referee, expert witness, and mediator in real estate cases.

John is a frequent seminar speaker on real estate issues, especially topics concerning roads and easements. John has for many years been the speaker on real estate law in the annual Legal Year in Review seminar of the Maine State Bar Association. In recognition of his legal skills and professionalism, John has received an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating in the distinguished legal directory, Martindale-Hubbell®.


Areas of Practice for John A. Cunningham

Bar Admissions

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


Harvard Law School, J.D., 1982
Bowdoin College, A.B., summa cum laude, 1979

Memberships and Affiliations

Maine State Bar Association
Real Estate Section, Maine State Bar Association, Past Chair
Title Standards Committee, Maine State Bar Association, Past Chair
Hospice Volunteers of Midcoast Maine, Past President
American Red Cross, Midcoast Chapter, Past President
Maine Board of Licensure for Professional Land Surveyors, Past Chair
Habitat for Humanity/Bath-Brunswick Area, Past President
Maine Society of Land Surveyors, Life Member (Honorary)


Listed in Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate – Current
Martindale Hubbell Law Directory AV® Preeminent™