Deborah M. Mann - Jensen Baird Gardner & Henry

Deborah M. Mann

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 207-775-7271

Debbie practices commercial civil litigation, focusing in the areas of probate, construction, and real estate litigation. She has been listed with Best Lawyers in America for several years and is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell. She was named by Best Lawyers as its 2012 Lawyer of the Year for Portland, Maine for Litigation - Trusts and Estates, in 2013 as Lawyer of the Year for Portland, Maine for Construction Litigation and again in 2014 & 2016 as Lawyer of the Year for Portland, Maine for Real Estate Litigation. Debbie has most recently been named as Lawyer of the Year for Portland, Maine for Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law. She serves as an arbitrator, as a member of the American Arbitration Association Roster of Neutrals. She is admitted to practice before the Maine Supreme Judicial Court, the United States District Court for the District of Maine, the First Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Customs Court and is a member of the Maine and District of Columbia Bar Associations and the Maine Trial Lawyers Association. She has lectured on litigation techniques in state and federal courts.

Debbie served for three years as President of the law firm and is a member of the firm's Management Committee. She is a member of the Cape Elizabeth Land Trust, Greater Lovell Land Trust and Kezar Lake Watershed Association. She is a past member the Board of Directors of Maine Life Care Retirement Community, Inc., Maine’s first continuing care community, the Board of the YWCA and the United Way Allocation Committee.

Office Location

10 Free Street
P.O. Box 4510
Portland, ME 04112-4510
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law of the Portland-ME Metro Area2016 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Real Estate of the Portland-ME Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Real Estate of the Portland-ME Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Construction of the Portland-ME Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Trusts and Estates of the Portland-ME Metro Area
Deborah M. Mann has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Deborah M. Mann has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Deborah M. Mann has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Deborah M. Mann has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!Deborah M. Mann has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Construction Law (Appellate, Arbitration and Mediation, Commercial Litigation, Construction Disputes, Contract Review and Negotiation, Contractors, Insurance, Land Use, Surety)
Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
Litigation - Construction
Litigation - Real Estate
Litigation - Trusts and Estates