Nancy Savage Marcus, Attorney

Clients needing an attorney’s help with complex or simple real estate transactions, corporate governance issues, negotiation and documentation of commercial transactions and general legal research can turn to Nancy for seasoned advice.

Nancy brings wide commercial experience to the practice of law.  She was an associate at Pierce Atwood, Maine’s largest law firm, working in its Commercial, IP and Real Estate Groups.  Following her work at Pierce, Atwood, Nancy served as the first Executive Director of the Portland Ronald McDonald House.  After that, Nancy became in-house counsel for American Skiing Company.  Prior to joining Curtis, Thaxter, Nancy was associated with Attorney David Perkins, assisting him with his wide-ranging corporate practice.  Drawing on her varied experience, today Nancy specializes in real estate, corporate governance and transactional law.  She enjoys using her skills and training to help clients solve their legal problems

In addition to her activities in business and the legal profession, Nancy has served on numerous non-profit boards, including Goodwill of Northern New England, the Cancer Community Center, the Chebeague and Cumberland Land Trust and Ronald McDonald House Charities as well as her church council and several homeowners’ association boards.  She currently serves as Treasurer of her neighborhood association and Vice President of her church council, and volunteers at Preble Street Resource Center and Partners for World Health.  Nancy also volunteers as Trustee for a special needs trust for a disabled individual.

Nancy resides in Cumberland, Maine with her husband George and their teenaged son.  She is outside as often as possible hiking, biking, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in Maine.

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • General Business, Corporate and Finance


  • J.D.—University of Maine School of Law
  • Maine Law Review
  • Commercial Lending Training Program—European American Bank, NY, NY
  • Bachelor of Arts, History—Georgetown University

Bar Admissions and Memberships

  • Maine
  • Maine Bar Association