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
  • South Portland Public Arts Committee, February 2022 - present

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


Legislative Alert: Legislative Racial Impact Statements Coming Soon

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Portland Referenda and Legislative Leadership Update

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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...


End of Session Update

The Second Regular Session of the 130th Maine State Legislature finally adjourned Sine Die, or “without day”, on Monday, May 9. Lawmakers voted on the 5 vetoes sent to them by Governor Mills, and...


Maine Legislative Update: Second Session of the 130th Legislature

Unexpected losses Sadly, we learned of the passing of two legislators in the past few days. It was announced on Friday, January 28th, that longtime Democratic legislator and current House member, Representative John Tuttle...


Primary Round-Up

Primary Round-Up As you are probably aware, primary elections in Maine took place on Tuesday, June 14, and there were a handful that could be significant to the general election outcome in November. Congressional...


November 2022 Election Update

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