Greg is a Director of the firm and co-chairs the Creditor’s Rights and Bankruptcy Practice Group.

He focuses a substantial portion of his practice on bankruptcy, creditor’s rights, commercial law and litigation. He regularly appears in the New Hampshire Bankruptcy Court and has been actively involved in some of the largest Chapter 11 cases filed in New Hampshire over the past decade. He has extensive experience in all aspects of the bankruptcy process, including stay relief, cash collateral usage, debtor-in-possession financing, lien avoidance, preference and fraudulent transfer litigation, asset sales, collateral auctions, valuations, plan negotiation, contests to confirmation, claims classification and voting disputes, objections to discharge, and third-party plans.

Greg also handles out-of-court workouts, loan modifications and collateral restructuring agreements, receiverships, replevin litigation, real estate foreclosures, secured party sales, and general commercial disputes. He frequently counsels lenders and institutional clients, providing timely and effective assistance with their most troublesome commercial and consumer loans.

He is a regular lecturer on bankruptcy and commercial litigation issues. Greg is an Adjunct Professor at the University of New Hampshire School of Law, where he teaches Bankruptcy Law and Practice.

Greg also frequently represents real estate professionals in connection with professional negligence and liability litigation, insurance claims, and coverage issues, professional ethics complaints, and professional fee and contract-related disputes.

Professional Activities

  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute

Honors & Recognition

  • Recognized by Best Lawyers in America

Civic and Charitable Activities

  • New Hampshire Legends of Hockey Board of Trustees, President, 2013-2015 
  • South Congregational Church Board of Trustees, 2010-2011

Firm Highlights


Bankruptcy Court Injects Uncertainty in Municipal Tax Foreclosures

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Press Coverage

Authorities Refuse to Release Records for Maine School Shooter Hoax Calls

On November 15, 2022, multiple law enforcement agencies in Maine received false calls alerting police to active shooter situations at several high schools throughout the state. In the wake of this widespread hoax, the Kennebec...


Post Sackett: What Is the Scope of the Clean Water Act?

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14 Preti Flaherty Attorneys Selected as Chambers USA Leaders in Their Field

Fourteen Preti Flaherty attorneys and six practice groups have been selected for inclusion in the 2023 Chambers USA Guide to America's Leading Lawyers for Business , the highly regarded directory of leading attorneys and...


Municipal Update: Effect of Recent Supreme Court Decision on Sale of Tax Foreclosed Properties

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Maine Justice Foundation LGBTQ+ Fund Seeks Applications for 2023 Grants

The Maine Justice Foundation is pleased to announce a round of grants from the LGBTQ+ Fund. The Foundation will accept applications for grants from organizations working to advance awareness and understanding of LGBTQ+ issues...


Bodie Colwell joins ethics panel at the Northeast Bankruptcy Conference & Northeast Consumer Forum

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Oxford Police Chief: Officer Tried to De-escalate Pursuit Before Fatal Crash

Officials from the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office have refused to provide documentation of the department's policy on police chases following the fatal high-speed crash of Nicholas Liebowitz in Gray, Maine, on Friday, April 28, 2023. Chief...


Maine Justice Foundation Opens Applications for the 2023 Access to Justice Tax Credit

The Maine Justice Foundation is pleased to announce that applications for the 2023 Access to Justice Tax Credit Program will open on June 1, 2023. The Foundation will accept applications from eligible attorneys from...