Preti Flaherty Welcomes Bodie B. Colwell and Patrick C. Lever to the Firm

Preti Flaherty announced today that attorneys Bodie B. Colwell and Patrick C. Lever have joined the firm.

Bodie Colwell practices as an associate with the firm’s Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights and Business Restructuring group from the Portland office. She focuses on supporting bankruptcy, insolvency, and creditors’ rights clients. Prior to joining Preti Flaherty, Bodie practiced with the business restructuring and insolvency department of another law firm in Portland. Bodie grew up in New Sharon, Maine and is a cum laude graduate of the University of Maine School of Law, and a graduate of the University of Southern Maine.

Preti Flaherty’s Managing Partner, John M. Sullivan said, “Bodie’s experience and knowledge of bankruptcy law and procedure will strengthen our creditors’ rights practice in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Bodie is well-liked by her peers, we are pleased to have her joining our firm.”

Patrick Lever practices as an associate with the firm’s Real Estate group also from the Portland office. He focuses on helping clients with real estate and transactional matters, with an emphasis on commercial lending. Prior to joining Preti Flaherty, he handled real estate and creditors’ rights matters at another law firm in Portland. Pat grew up in Rumford, Maine and is a graduate of the University of Maine School of Law, and a graduate of Colby College.

Sullivan said, “Pat is a welcome addition to our team as we continue to serve our growing real estate and banking clientele. We believe that Pat has enormous potential as a real estate and business lawyer in the Greater Portland area.”

Sullivan also added, “We are especially pleased that both of these talented attorneys independently concluded that joining Preti Flaherty would enhance their professional careers.”