Dodd S. Griffith

Dodd S. Griffith

Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell, PC

Recognized since 2016

Concord, New Hampshire

Practice Areas

Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

Commercial Finance Law

Corporate Law

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2020 - Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
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Dodd is a business lawyer with a background in corporate, tax, securities and real estate law. He works with a wide range of business clients, including financial institutions, venture-backed companies, venture capital investors, and non-profit institutions. He uses a variety of financing techniques, including debt, equity, and tax-advantaged investment structures, to help clients organize, structure and capitalize their businesses. He provides advice on the design, implementation and operation of executive compensation and employee benefits plans, and also represents business clients, financial institutions and venture capital investors engaged in mergers, acquisitions, and financing transactions.

Dodd has been practicing law at Gallagher, Callahan and Gartrell for more than 25 years. He is a shareholder and director of the firm, has served on the firm's management committee, and is practice group leader for the firm’s venture capital and tax practice groups.

Visit to learn more about Dodd's speaking engagements, recent articles and presentations, and sample transactions on which Dodd has worked in the following areas:

  • Venture Capital and Private Equity
  • Tax Credit and Tax Exempt Bond Transactions
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Executive Compensation
  • Employee Benefits
  • Securities Law and Banking Law


  • 214 North Main Street
    Concord, NH 03301


  • Boston University School of Law , L.L.M. Taxation
  • Vanderbilt University , J.D.
  • Dartmouth College, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New Hampshire, New Hampshire Bar Association


  • City of Concord, New Hampshire - Trustee of City of Concord Trust Funds
  • Second Start - Immediate Past President and Board Member
  • VC Experts - Contributing Editor to The Encyclopedia of Private Equity and Venture Capital

Gallagher, Callahan & Gartrell, PC
Headquarters: Concord, New Hampshire

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2020 - Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), Concord (2020)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Commercial Finance Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Corporate Law

Special Focus

  • Federal
  • State and Local Tax
  • Transactions

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Practice Areas

Corporate and Securities

Employment Law and Benefits

Financial Services / Banking Law

Real Estate Development

Intellectual Property


Venture Capital

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