I am a Director/Partner and Vice Chair of the Litigation Department and Chair of the Employment Law Practice Group. My practice includes commercial litigation, employment litigation, and various types of business litigation, including tax abatement. I have trial experience in both federal court and state court and am admitted in NH and MA. I have written numerous articles on employment and litigation topics as well as conducted seminars in these areas. More information can be found at my Firm's website www.mclane.com.
I am a past President of the New Hampshire Bar Association and a past president of the New Hampshire Women's Bar Assocaition. I am a member of the NH Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, U.S. District Court for the Districts of New Hampshire and Massachusetts and the First Circuit Court of Appeals.
Suffolk University Law School, Daniel J. Fern Award for highest cumulative average - J.D. - summa cum laude, 1995; B.A. - Boston College, cum laude, 1992; St. Paul's School Advanced Studies Program, 1987.
National Conference of Bar Presidents - Executive Council (2012-present).
Trustee of the Palace Theatre Board (2012-present); Opera New Hampshire Board (2006-2012).
Chambers USA: A Guide to America's Leading Lawyers (Labor and Employment);
Superlawyers; Superlawyers Top 50 Women Attorneys in New England - 2013
NH Bar Association's Judge Philip S. Hollman Gender Equality Award - 2010;
Named Trailblazer in the Law by the New Hampshire Women's Bar Association - 2008;
Named as one of the New Hampshire Union Leader's "Forty Under 40" Business Leaders - 2007;
Robert E. Kirby Award, presented by the New Hampshire Bar Foundation - 2003;
Suffolk University Law School, Daniel J. Fern Award for highest cumulative average - 1995;
BV Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell