Biography

Anne is an Associate with Preti Flaherty’s Government Affairs Practice Group in the firm’s Augusta, Maine, office. She counsels clients on a wide range of policy issues involving the Maine Legislature, the Executive Branch, and other state agencies.

Anne is a graduate of the University of Maine School of Law; the University of Southern Maine, where she achieved her Master of Social Work; and the University of Vermont. While in law school, Anne contributed to a number of programs for the Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic, including the Maine Center for Juvenile Policy and Law, the Juvenile Justice Clinic, and the Refugees and Human Rights Clinic, and was a Guardian Ad Litem for Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA). Prior to joining Preti Flaherty, Anne served as a law clerk to the Hon. Joseph M. Jabar of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.

Anne lives in South Portland, Maine.

Civic and Charitable Activities

  • Long Creek Youth Development Center, Volunteer Mentor, 2016-2020
  • AmeriCorps, Corps Member, 2013-2015

Honors & Recognition

  • Maine Law Foundation Alumni Award, 2020
  • Clinical Legal Education Award, 2020
  • Maine Law Faculty Family, Juvenile & Elder Law Award, 2020
  • Pro Bono Service Award

Firm Highlights

Publication

Legislative Update: First Legislative Council Vote on Legislative Requests

On Monday, October 25 th , the Legislative Council met to vote on which of the 330 legislative requests (LRs), submitted by legislators, would be allowed to move forward and be considered in the...

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Legislative Alert: Legislative Racial Impact Statements Coming Soon

In the session that ended in June, the Legislature passed a bill to create a Subcommittee to Implement a Racial Impact Statement Process Pilot .  This is a subcommittee of the Legislative Council and...

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Legislative Alert: Special Session, Redistricting, and Cloture

The Legislature gathered for a Special Session last week, September 29 th , to vote on legislative redistricting. The final agreement passed successfully and with strong bipartisan support in both the House and the...

News

Preti Flaherty Welcomes Cameron Ferrante, Paola Maymi, and Anne Sedlack to the Firm

Preti Flaherty is pleased to announce the arrival of three new members to the firm: Cameron A. Ferrante, Paola A. Maymi, and Anne E. Sedlack. Cameron Ferrante is a graduate of Northeastern University School...

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Legislative Alert: Redistricting Analysis

Below is an analysis of the recently enacted Maine State Senate redistricting and the potential impact this may have in the next election cycle. This comes with the caveat that the feelings of the...

Press Coverage

Preti Flaherty Attorneys Walker and Sedlack Provide Counsel in Portland Recount Battle

After two days, hours of discussions, reported discrepancies in voting machines, and a hand recount of ballots, Roberto Rodriguez emerged as the winner of Portland’s at-large city council election. The hotly contested race was the first ranked-choice...

Publication

Legislative Alert: Convening of the 2nd Regular Session of the 130th Legislature

The Second Regular Session of the 130 th Legislature will convene next Wednesday, January 5 th at 10 a.m. This is intended to be an in-person session of both the House and Senate with...