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Perkins Thompson

One Canal Plaza, Ninth Floor
P.O. Box 426
Portland, ME 04112-0426
United States
(207) 774.2635

Firm Details

Perkins Thompson has been providing legal services to U.S. and Canadian businesses, institutions and individuals since its founding in 1871. We represent major banking, utilities, energy, manufacturing, hospitality, oil and gas, real estate, forest products, and retail and wholesale distribution businesses, as well as innovative start-ups, emerging companies, entrepreneurs, private foundations, non-profit organizations, and families and individuals.

We provide our clients with excellent, innovative, and cost-effective representation in a full range of general and specialized practice areas. We pride ourselves on delivering smart solutions to the most challenging projects. Our moderate size assures personal attention by experienced, knowledgeable, and highly responsive practitioners.


Joseph G. Talbot
Shareholder, President, Board of Directors
William J. Sheils
Shareholder, Board of Directors
Julianne C. Ray
Shareholder, Board of Directors
Ryan Thebarge
Chief Operating Officer

Firm Practice Areas

  • Administrative / Regulatory Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Government Relations Practice
  • Leisure and Hospitality Law
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Nonprofit / Charities Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Law
  • Technology Law
  • Trusts and Estates

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Portland, ME

One Canal Plaza, Ninth Floor

P.O. Box 426

Portland, ME 04112-0426

United States

(207) 774.2635

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