Firm Profile

Wadleigh, Starr and Peters, P.L.L.C.

95 Market Street
Manchester, NH 03101
United States
(603) 669.4140

Firm Details

Founded in 1899, Wadleigh, Starr & Peters, P.L.L.C.  offers a full range of legal services to local and national clients.   Working closely with clients from a wide cross section of the private and public sectors, Wadleigh continually adapts to meet the needs of its clients.  Our approach is to help our clients achieve their objectives with practical, effective, results-oriented and cost-efficient representation.  We pride ourselves in combining quality, large firm representation with common sense strategies.  Our success has been and continues to be based on the highest quality legal work performed by highly qualified legal professionals who take pride in their work, are devoted to their clients and always put the needs of their clients first.

We are proud of our history and draw on our vast experience and historical perspective to address the ever-shifting demands of this challenging and rewarding profession.  Outstanding client service is a cornerstone of our practice that has withstood the test of time.  Being at the top in business is about tomorrow and our attorneys know the marketplace and the law is changing at a rapid pace.  We understand the issues faced by our clients and know that our clients’ success is the best measure of our success.

The varied roles that members of Wadleigh, Starr & Peters, P.L.L.C. have assumed in their communities attest to the firm’s commitment to service and to its enduring reputation in the public, private and legal sectors. Former members of the firm have served with distinction as justices of the New Hampshire Supreme Court and the United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, as judges on the New Hampshire Superior Court, as attorneys general of the State of New Hampshire, as members of the United States Congress and as legal counsel to the New Hampshire Governor. Members of the firm also serve in a variety of leadership positions in community, charitable, professional and political activities.


Kathleen Peahl
Managing Member


Kathleen Peahl
Managing Partner

Firm Practice Areas

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Civil Rights Law
  • Commercial Finance Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Defense: General Practice
  • Education Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Family Law
  • Health Care Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Union
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Health Care
  • Litigation - Insurance
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation - Municipal
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Municipal Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

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Manchester, NH

95 Market Street

Manchester, NH 03101

United States

(603) 669.4140

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