Common legal issues when a tenant moves out

By Andrew P. Pierce, Esq. Maine has very specific laws that protect the rights of residential tenants. It is very easy for an unsuspecting (or willfully ignorant) landlord to violate those rights. These problems often arise at the end of tenancy.  Security Deposits Maine has very specific laws regarding the handling of security deposits. A… Read more »

Michael T. Devine joins Drummond & Drummond

We are pleased to announce that Michael T. Devine, Esq.  has joined Drummond & Drummond’s as an attorney. Michael is a graduate of Tufts University and the University of Maine School of Law. While attending law school, Michael clerked for the Office of the Attorney General in Augusta, for the Maine District Court in the Office… Read more »

What is Premises Liability in Maine?

By Andrew P. Pierce, Esq. It is a common misconception that real estate owners are responsible anytime someone gets injured on their property. Property owners, like anyone else, are liable only when they are negligent. To be negligent means to fail to do something that an ordinary, careful person would do in the same situation…. Read more »

Philip P. Mancini Included in Top 100

International Top 100 Business Magazine recently released the February 2014 issue covering their Top 100 Lawyers in America.  Out of a large, national pool of nominees, Phil Mancini was the only attorney selected for inclusion from Maine.  As a partner at Drummond & Drummond, LLP for nearly 14 years, Phil concentrates his practice on personal injury, medical malpractice, product liability, aviation law, professional responsibility, and… Read more »

Jennifer Richard Honors Students

Jennifer Richard returned to the University of New Hampshire on February 6, to recognize undergraduate students for outstanding academic performance.  Jennifer presented to students, faculty and staff at the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics, giving an inspirational and informative presentation focusing on “Five things I wish I had been taught in business school.”  Cynthia Nizzari-McClain, External Relations Manager for the College, praised Richard for her time… Read more »

Phil Mancini to speak at Sugarloaf

MTLA Sugarloaf CLE February 28 The Rack, 4-6 PM 5016 Access Road, Carrabassett   Come Join Us — Ski and CLE! Join us for this fun CLE which combines the slopes with some   great legal issues. The CLE will be held Friday, Feb. 28 at The Rack in Carrabassett from 4-6PM. The event   will have… Read more »

Attorney Horace W. Horton Celebrates 40 Successful Years

In his 40 years of practice, Horace has inspired, coached, led, and created successes, in a once small, three-person family banking firm known as Drummond & Drummond. Over 25 years as its managing partner, Horace has taken the firm from its old bank vault location with Royal manual typewriters to One Monument Way with modern state-of-the… Read more »

Boy Scouts of America Recognition Dinner

DEAD RIVER COMPANY AND PRESIDENT & CEO ROBERT MOORE HONORED AT BOY SCOUTS ANNUAL RECOGNITION DINNER Horace Horton, President of the Pine Tree Council, Boy Scouts of America, which serves the southern ten counties of the State of Maine, has announced that Dead River Company and President & CEO Robert Moore, will serve as the… Read more »

Heather Whiting Honored

Attorney Heather Whiting was recently honored at the 2013 Katahdin Counsel Recognition Event hosted by the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.  Heather was recognized for performing more than 50 hours of legal service pro-bono.  She assists low income Mainers with family law and domestic matters, representing children, parents, and victims of domestic violence in court.  The… Read more »

Drummond & Drummond, LLP welcomes Heather T. Whiting

Drummond & Drummond, LLP is pleased to announce that Heather T. Whiting has joined the firm as an associate in the firm’s family law department. She will focus her practice on matters involving divorce, adoptions, grandparents’ rights, child protection and guardian ad litem.  Heather began her career as a corporate lawyer in Washington, DC in… Read more »