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Solving Legal Challenges Since 1981
Since our beginning nearly 40 years ago, Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. has grown to become a robust full-service law firm assisting clients with nearly any kind of legal matter in New Hampshire and Maine.
Our journey toward attaining this level of growth can be traced back to when founders Bill Shaheen and Steve Gordon met in 1977. Steve was interviewing with Bill to become a trial lawyer for the U.S. Attorney's office. When he got the job, the pair constantly prosecuted a backlog of cases with two other federal prosecutors for nearly four years. In 1981, Steve left the U.S. Attorney's office and founded what would eventually become Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. At that time, however, it was a pair of very small offices each in Dover and Concord, New Hampshire known as Shaheen Cappiello Stein & Gordon. For much of the firm's early history, the plan was to work hard for clients and take almost any case that came through the door.
While some of the firm's early founding partners parted ways with Steve and Bill during the latter half of the 1990s, the pair stuck together. The firm was representing Honda of America across the country at the time, which brought in millions of dollars of revenue. It was at this time that the firm really began to mold into a shape that's recognizable today.
Throughout their professional and personal relationship, Steve and Bill have often regarded each other as close friends, if not brothers. While this is more or less the mortar of the firm's success, the bricks are their love for practicing law and doing their part to shape the country into a more perfect union. These values are reflected in the partners who would join Bill and Steve in the future, as well as the attorneys they would hire to help them advocate for clients in New Hampshire and Maine.
Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. is one of the largest law firms in New Hampshire. We have three office locations: Dover, Manchester and Concord. From our Dover law office, our firm represents clients in Strafford County and throughout the rest of the state. We even have attorneys licensed to practice in other states throughout northern New England. Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. has earned a reputation of success and has been trusted for years to handle a variety of legal needs. Our exceptional service has not gone unnoticed. Attorneys at our firm have been honored with recognitions such as: Super Lawyers? Million Dollar Advocates Forum? Best Lawyers? and Best Law Firms? by U.S. News AV? peer review ratings on Martindale-Hubbell? Our law firm is comprised of more than 30 attorneys and other legal professionals who practice in 15 distinct areas of law. Whatever your legal need may be, you want to retain a law firm that is cost-effective, caring, offers you personalized service, communicates with you frequently and does whatever it takes to ensure that you receive the best client service possible. At Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. this is our goal. Dover Personal Injury Attorneys Our firm's personal injury practice represents those who have suffered injuries and serious illness as a result of negligence, fault and even criminal actions. Dover personal injury lawyers at Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. have successfully won verdicts and settlements totaling millions of dollars. With every injury case, our goal is to secure maximum financial compensation for the client. Common cases we handle include auto accidents, slip and fall, wrongful death and various mass tort cases involving defective products and dangerous drugs. Criminal & DWI Defense Lawyers in Dover Dover criminal defense attorneys at our law office handle a variety of charges in federal, state and appellate court. We are equipped with the knowledge and resources necessary to defend clients against violent crimes such as assault and battery, theft offenses, drug crimes such as possession or trafficking, white collar crimes like fraud and we also defend clients under the age of 18 in juvenile court. A large part of our defense practice is dedicated to the representation of clients charged with DWI facing criminal as well as administrative penalties. Divorce & Family Law Attorneys The family law and divorce practice at our Dover law office assists individuals and families navigating through difficult legal issues such as alimony, property division, domestic violence, child custody, relocation and more. We understand that family legal issues are some of the most difficult a person can face, which is why our Dover divorce lawyers are committed to not only efficient representation, but compassionate client service. Workers' Comp, Estate Planning, Employment Law & More! Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. practices in 15 distinct areas of law, so some of our other areas of practice include workers' compensation, estate planning, employment law and FLSA concerns, health care related legal issues, corporate litigation and much more. If you have a legal need and are searching for trusted legal representation, there is a good chance that Shaheen & Gordon, P.A. has someone skilled to handle your case.
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Total Attorneys: 45
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