Biography

Rue practices as a director with the firm’s Business Law and Creditors’ Rights Groups from the firm's Concord office. Rue regularly counsels business clients on transactional and financing matters, including mergers, acquisitions, entity formation and other corporate matters; data privacy issues, and secured and unsecured lending.

Rue also represents financial institutions and other creditors in out-of-court workouts, bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings. She helps financial services clients find solutions to complex distress situations that arise in business and consumer lending.

Prior to joining Preti Flaherty, Rue handled bankruptcy and finance matters for over five years at an international law firm in Chicago, Illinois. Rue previously clerked at the First District Illinois Appellate Court in Chicago.

Rue obtained her undergraduate degree, with honors, from the University of Chicago and earned her law degree from the Chicago-Kent College of Law, where she was a member of the Order of the Coif and an Executive Articles Editor for the Chicago-Kent Law Review.

Rue grew up in Massachusetts and Maine and now lives in New Hampshire on a hobby farm with her husband and children.

Professional Activities

  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation
  • New Hampshire Bar Association 

Honors & Recognition

  • New England Super Lawyers Rising Star, Creditor Debtor Rights, 2018

Firm Highlights

Publication

Maine Legislative Alert: Reopening and Other Updates

The Legislative Practice Group at Preti Flaherty hopes you are all staying healthy, safe, and sane. We are continuing to interface with Governor Mills, her staff, and relevant of members of her administration on...

News

Preti Flaherty Attorney William Saturley Named Among America’s Top 100 “Bet-the-Company Litigators” for 2020

Preti Flaherty is proud to announce that attorney William Saturley has been selected for inclusion on the list of America’s Top 100 “Bet-the-Company Litigators” for 2020. America’s Top 100 recognizes the most qualified and...

News

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

Eighteen Preti Flaherty attorneys and five practice groups have been selected for inclusion in the 2020 Chambers USA Guide to America's Leading Lawyers for Business , the highly regarded directory of leading attorneys and...

Press Coverage

Officer-involved Shootings Video - Maine Behind the Curve on Public Access to Information

More than three months after officers were involved in a fatal shooting of a Minot, Maine, resident, the Androscoggin County Sheriff's Office and the Office of the Attorney General continue to deny requests to...

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Maine Legislative Alert: Lodging reservations may begin immediately for June 1st stays

Some good news was announced during today’s daily COVID-19 daily briefing regarding Maine’s lodging establishments. Commissioner Heather Johnson announced that, effective immediately, Maine lodging facilities can begin accepting future reservations for stays beginning June...

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Preti Flaherty COVID-19 Resources

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Preti Flaherty's attorneys have maintained a constant stream of the most up-to-date information and resources for our clients, business partners, and others struggling to navigate these complex...

Press Coverage

As More States Release COVID-19 Cases by Town, Maine Says It Could Take 6 Months

As more states continue to release information on the number and distribution of coronavirus cases, officials from Maine's public health agency claim that making tallies available to the public under the state's Freedom of...

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COVID-19 and Contractual Non-Performance

Managing Risk on Existing Projects In contractual relationships extreme events may occur through no fault of the impacted party, temporarily inhibiting or completely preventing performance. During this pandemic, the inability of businesses to provide...

Press Coverage

Maine drops residency requirement for recreational marijuana businesses

Since Mainers voted to pass the Maine Marijuana Legalization Act in 2016, lawmakers have been wrestling with how to regulate sales. Last week, recreational marijuana businesses in Maine cleared a major hurdle to operation...

News

Preti Flaherty Attorney Tim Bryant Selected by Franchise Times as “Legal Eagle”

For the twelfth year in a row, Preti Flaherty attorney Tim Bryant has been recognized as a Franchise Times magazine “Legal Eagle.” Nominated by their peers, franchise attorneys chosen for this honor are considered among...