Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green PA, (“Sheehan Phinney”) among the largest full-service business law firms in the state, provides sophisticated legal services in traditional and emerging areas of the law. Founded in 1937, the firm has grown to over 60 lawyers in four locations representing local, national and international clients.
The firm is known for professional excellence, practical counsel and commitment to both its clients and the communities it serves and for providing innovative approaches and practical solutions to client issues. Among its current and former members are an attorney general of New Hampshire, a New Hampshire Supreme Court justice, a United States senator, a U.S. congressman, an assistant attorney general and a state legislator. Sheehan Phinney lawyers continue to be recognized by Woodward/White’s Best Lawyers in America, New England Super Lawyers and many are ranked in the top-tier of Chambers USA.
The firm engages in general civil practice in all state and federal courts and before administrative agencies, litigating the full range of complex commercial and corporate disputes, personal injury actions, criminal litigation and other types of disputes in all practice areas. Sensitive to the costs of litigation and to the fact that some cases are better settled than litigated, the firm’s litigators are also known for considerable skills and successes in mediation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution settings and will not hesitate to pursue such avenues when warranted.
Lawyers in the firm’s corporate department practice in the areas of general corporate representation including mergers and acquisitions and other financial transactions; higher education; communications and broadcasting; not-for-profit; real estate development and commercial lending; affordable housing; securities and venture capital; commercial transactions; labor, employment & employee benefits; immigration law; bankruptcy; environmental and energy; healthcare; intellectual property and technology; patents and trademarks; cyber security; taxation; international; probate and estate planning; and government and legislative relations.
Through its affiliate, the Sheehan Phinney Capitol Group, the firm provides government relations and lobbying services.