Current Openings

Environmental Attorney

Boston, MA; Concord, NH; Portland, ME

Preti Flaherty is a diverse, growing law firm with more than 100 attorneys and offices in ME, NH, MA and D.C. We are currently seeking an attorney with a strong interest in environmental law that is ideally 1-4 years out of law school to work in our dynamic, growing Environmental Practice Group.

Preti Flaherty offers a competitive salary, incentive bonuses, a generous benefits package, and an ideal working environment. Please email cover letter, resume (include college and law school GPA and class ranking), writing sample, transcript and list of references to Mary Johnston, Recruitment Coordinator at: [email protected].

Litigation Associate

Boston, MA; Portland, ME; Concord, NH

Preti Flaherty is a diverse, growing law firm with more than 100 attorneys and offices in ME, NH, MA and D.C. We are currently seeking a litigation associate to join our Boston, MA, Portland, ME or Concord, NH office. A candidate must have:

  • 3+ years of legal experience
  • Clerkship (preferred)

Preti Flaherty offers a competitive salary, incentive bonuses, a generous benefits package, and an ideal working environment. Please email cover letter, resume and list of references to Mary Johnston, Recruitment Coordinator at: [email protected].

Intellectual Property – Lateral

Boston, MA

Preti Flaherty is a diverse, growing law firm with more than 100 attorneys and offices in ME, NH, MA and D.C. We are currently seeking an Intellectual Property Attorney to work in our dynamic growing Intellectual Property Practice Group in our Boston, MA office. A candidate must have:

  • Top academic credentials
  • 4+ years’ experience in Patent law
  • Portable book of business.

Preti Flaherty offers a competitive salary, incentive bonuses, a generous benefits package, and an ideal working environment. Please email cover letter, resume (include college and law school GPA and class ranking), writing sample, transcript and list of references to Mary Johnston, Recruitment Coordinator at: [email protected].

Summer Associate

Boston, MA; Portland, ME

Preti Flaherty is a fast growing mid-sized (approximately 100 lawyer) New England based law firm with offices in Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Washington, DC.  Preti Flaherty offers a 10-week summer associate program in either our Boston, Massachusetts office or Portland, Maine office that provides students who have completed their second year of law school with a broad range of experiences and opportunities. We are seeking a 2L candidate who is highly motivated, demonstrates exceptional potential and has ties and a bonafide interest in a career in New England with Preti Flaherty.  Although the summer associate program is based out of the Boston, Massachusetts or Portland, Maine offices, summer associates will gain exposure to the firm’s offices in Augusta, Maine, and Concord, NH as well.

Please send application materials as soon as possible including, resume, cover letter, law school transcript with class rank, undergrad GPA and a writing sample to Mary Johnston, Recruiting Coordinator, Preti Flaherty, One City Center, P.O. Box 9546, Portland, ME 04112-9546 or email to: [email protected].

Firm Highlights

News

Preti Flaherty Adds Six to Environmental and Litigation Practice Groups

Preti Flaherty is pleased to announce the arrival of six new members to the firm: Katherine L. Oaks, Kevin C. Osantowski, Laura Lee Barry Wommack, Nicholas A. Dube, Martin C. Topol, and Allaina Murphy...

Publication

How to comply with Maine’s new paid leave law

Fittingly, “Vacation Land” is among a small contingent of states that have a paid leave law on the books.  Maine, however, is somewhat unique in that the paid leave afforded under the new law...

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U.S. News – Best Lawyers Ranks Preti Flaherty Among 2021 Best Law Firms

Preti Flaherty has been named among the 2021 Best Law Firms by the U.S. News – Best Lawyers rankings. To be eligible for ranking, a law firm must have at least one attorney named...

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Legislative Alert: House Democratic and Senate Republican Leadership Elections

Senate Republicans held their leadership votes on Tuesday, November 10 th . As expected, Senator Jeff Timberlake was elected as Republican Leader. Both Senator Matt Pouliot and Senator Trey Stewart ran to be the...

Press Coverage

Diverse Lawyers Matter: Maine’s Legal Community Tackles Racism in the Profession

Mainebiz surveys local attorneys on the ongoing lack of diversity in the legal profession, how public opinion has changed in the last few years in confronting the issue, some of the reasons this problem persists...

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Maine Workers' Comp Alert: Appellate Division Affirms Burden of Proof in Death Presumption

WC Appellate Division Affirms Placement of Burden of Proof on Employer to Disprove Facts Presumed Under the Death Presumption A recent decision from the Appellate Division centers on the burden of proof in the...

Press Coverage

Trump Legal Team Pursues Contradictory Strategy

As the Trump campaign continues to present court challenges to electoral procedures, the Portland Press Herald interviews several Maine attorneys, including Matt Warner of Preti Flaherty, on the merits of the cases and their...

News

Twenty-Three Preti Flaherty Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2020 Super Lawyers

Twenty-three Preti Flaherty attorneys have been selected for recognition by Super Lawyers , including thirteen Rising Stars. Super Lawyers rates outstanding lawyers throughout the United States in more than 70 practice areas. Only five...

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Legislative Alert: Legislative Leadership Election Update

The Senate Democratic Caucus met on November 5 th and, as expected, re-elected their current leadership team. Thus Senate President Troy Jackson (D-Aroostook), Senate Majority Leader Nate Libby (D-Androscoggin), and Senate Majority Assistant Leader...

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Preti Flaherty Welcomes Attorney Daniel S. Rich to the Firm

Preti Flaherty is pleased to announce that attorney Daniel S. Rich has joined the firm. Dan will practice in the Business Law Group from the firm’s Concord, New Hampshire, office. He joins Preti Flaherty...