Top Orono Collaborative Lawyers - Maine

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    295 Water Street, Suite 221 Augusta ME 04330 44.314438 -69.77414

    FIRM PROFILE   This office concentrates in all  areas of family law and probate matters.  In the District Court Courts we primarily handle divorces, parental rights and responsibilities actions, child support, spousal support, child custody, and protective orders.  In the Probate Courts we handle estate administration, guardianship, conservatorship and adoptions.  Our...

  • 2 Melcher Place Topsham ME 04086 43.928032 -69.96328

    At Shankman & Associates in Topsham, Maine, our law firm is proud to offer affordable, accessible and approachable legal services in a wide range of areas, including all aspects of divorce and family law such as custody and child support, parental rights and responsibilities, spousal support, division of assets, mediation, adoption and domestic violence. Our three convenient locations in...

  • 472 Main Street,Suite 1 Lewiston ME 04240 44.107338 -70.210724

    Shankman & Associates in Lewiston, Maine, is the home office of this general practice law firm that handles all types of legal issues from Family Law to Personal Injury to Workers' Compensation. Our two additional locations are in Topsham and Yarmouth, and we serve clients throughout Androscoggin, Cumberland and Sagadahoc counties. Serving Our Community For Over 35 Years Neil Shankman, the...

  • 179 Lisbon Street Lewiston ME 04240 44.095528 -70.21691

    In 2014, attorneys Judith Andrucki and Mara King formed Andrucki & King Law Offices in Lewiston, Maine. Focusing primarily on a single area of law, our lawyers provide uncompromised support, genuine care and exceptional legal representation when it comes to family law services. We attentively and compassionately represent families, couples and individuals who are dealing with divorce and other...

  • 305 Main Street Yarmouth ME 04096 43.802597 -70.19098

    At Shankman & Associates in Yarmouth, Maine, we are proud to be a general practice law firm with a special focus on family law and personal injury. We know that both divorce and family law can be a challenge, as well as frightening, to Mainers in Androscoggin, Cumberland and Sagadahoc counties. That is why we are here to help our clients through either process. Our job is to answer...

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