L. Jonathan Ross - Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC

L. Jonathan Ross

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1983
Phone: 603-626-3300

Jon Ross's expertise in the areas of complex divorce, custody issues, child support, alimony and domestic relations litigation has earned him the distinction of being listed in the Best Lawyers in America every year since 1983 and election to The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers in 1988. Jon listens to all aspects of your family situation and formulates a resolution to your case that is structured for you and your interests. When a mutually agreeable settlement is not attainable, Jon applies his more than 40 years of trial litigation experience to the favorable resolution of the matter. While most of his clients have substantial assets, much of Jon's career has been devoted to assuring that those of low income have access to the legal system as well.

Representative Cases:

  • In re Hampers, 154 N.H. 275 (2006)
  • In re Harvey, 153 N.H. 425 (2005)
  • In re Nyhan, 147 N.H. 7681 (2002) and 151 N.H. 739 (2005)
  • In re Telgener, 148 N.H. 190 (2002)

Court Admissions:

  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire
  • All New Hampshire Courts

Hobart and William Smith CollegesBA 1964Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D. 1967Harvard University Law SchoolLL.M 1968
American Bar Association, House of DelegatesAmerican Bar Association, Board of ElectionsAmerican Bar Association, Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent DefendantsBar Leaders for Preservation of Legal Services for PoorAmerican Bar Association Day 2015 Planning Committee

Case History

Representative cases —  In re Goulart, 158 N.H. 328; 965 A.2d 1068 (2009)
 In re Telgener, 148 N.H. 190; 803 A.2d 1051 (2002)
 In re Harvey, 153 N.H. 425; 899 A.2d 258 (2006)
 In re Berg, 152 N.H. 658; 886 A.2d 980 (2005)
 In re Hampers, 154 N.H. 275; 911 A.2d 14 (2006)
 In re Nyhan, 147 N.H. 768; 802 A.2d 1183 (2002)
 Butterick v Butterick, 127 NH 731, 506 A.2d 335 (1986)

Office Location

900 Elm Street,
P.O. Box 3600
Manchester, NH 03105
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Family Law of the Manchester Metro Area
L. Jonathan Ross has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Family Law (Alimony, Arbitration and Mediation, Child Custody, Divorce, Domestic Relations, Equitable Division, Litigation, Marital Settlement Agreements, Relocation, Valuation)

Other Information

Gender: Male