Attorneys At Law

Legal Solutions | Strategic Vision | Personal Attention

James L. Costello

Tyler C. Costello

Emily P. Crowley

Amy N. Devin

John D. Gleason

Maureen E. Keegan

Nancy Savage Marcus

James J. Mundy

Richard P. Olson

Michael B. Peisner

David J. Perkins

Maurice A. Selinger

David P. Silk

Sidney St. F. Thaxter

Jason J. Theobald

We Are Your Legal Team

At Curtis Thaxter, we’re proud to serve businesses and individuals throughout New England. We take an innovative and proactive approach to help our clients understand their cases and work with us to find professional resolutions to even the most complex matters. Our team of attorneys is dedicated to providing professional distinction and civic responsibility, focusing on understanding our clients and empowering them to partner with us for successful resolutions.

Practice Areas

Business, Corporate & Finance

Our team of attorneys caters to the diverse needs of both large and small enterprises, covering a broad spectrum of business-related practice areas, business entities, and transactions. Whether it's assisting start-ups with corporate governance or facilitating complex mergers, acquisitions, sales, and reorganizations, our attorneys offer comprehensive legal support at every stage of the business cycle.


With a wealth of experience in the increasingly complex field of employment law, our attorneys provide trusted counsel to businesses, nonprofits and individuals. We advise employers of all sizes on everything from day-to-day personnel matters to pivotal management decisions.

Energy, Broadband & Communications

Our firm represents a wide range of clients within the energy and communications sectors, including electric utilities, transmission and renewable energy project developers, broadband wireless providers, communications companies, lenders, businesses, and contractors.

Estate Planning & Probate

At Curtis Thaxter, we specialize in assisting Maine families and their businesses with a wide array of services, including estate and business succession planning, trust and estate administration, probate disputes, as well as the establishment of vacation home trusts and LLCs.


We provide comprehensive guidance to medical and other health care practices and individual providers on a wide spectrum of matters. This includes not only the establishment and effective governance of the practice itself but also its strategic affiliations with other groups, relationships with hospitals, property ownership and leasing matters, as well as the regulatory and transactional landscape surrounding equipment acquisitions and the development of new facilities.

Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution

Curtis Thaxter's accomplished litigation attorneys understand the immense stress and potential consequences that arise when businesses, individuals, and families are involved in lawsuits. These disputes can jeopardize financial stability, tarnish reputations, and put valuable assets at risk.

Real Estate

The firm is a statewide leader in the development, redevelopment and preservation of affordable housing projects and in community redevelopment projects involving low income housing and historic tax credits.

Summer Camps

Curtis Thaxter has provided legal advice and guidance to Maine summer camps for over 50 years. Currently we represent more than 30 overnight and day camps, together with the Maine Youth Camping Foundation, Maine Camp Experience and the Maine Youth Camp Association.