Barry Woods is licensed to practice in Maine (1997) and Oregon (1995) and re-joined Drummond & Drummond in 2014.  His practice includes litigation, business and corporate law, and assisting the firm in developing in-house operations and practice areas emphasizing sustainability.  He also is Director of NE Strategic Energy and Electric Mobility NE developing business in the electric vehicle sector (see

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Business and Corporate Law


Barry graduated from Bowdoin College with honors having majored in both English and Religion.  He holds a JD from Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College with certification in natural resources and environmental law.

About Barry

Barry is passionate about vehicle electrification and serves on the Board of Plug In America and the Drive Oregon Foundation.  He believes in taking the long view and promoting sustainability by creatively integrating it into his personal and professional lives.  He loves to flyfish and usually releases everything.  He lives in South Portland with his wife, Susan.


  • Bowdoin College (1983)
  • Northwestern School of Law of Lewis & Clark College (1993)

Bar Admissions

  • Maine
  • Oregon
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maine

Professional Memberships

  • Maine State Bar Association


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