Family Law Domestic Relations: Divorce / Custody / Protection from Abuse
Bourque & Clegg offers a wide variety of services in the field of Family Law. Our trial-experienced attorneys handle divorces, parental rights cases involving unmarried partners, grandparent’s visitation rights, and contested matters of child support, spousal support and child custody.
Our attorneys are experienced in litigating complex divorce cases involving high net worth or self-employed parties. We also specialize in divorces involving business ownership and complex real estate and investment issues.
In those matters involving Protection From Abuse or Protection from Harassment, we represent both plaintiffs and defendants.
Real Estate / Development / Land Use
Bourque & Clegg is actively involved in the Southern Maine real estate market. Our attorneys and paralegals handle all aspects of closing residential and commercial real estate transactions. We can handle your title search, and issue your title insurance policy as agents for Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company. We also assist individuals and businesses in dealing with real estate development, zoning and permitting matters.
If you have an ownership or boundary dispute, we also represent individuals and businesses in litigation. Our attorneys are adept at getting to the heart of your real estate dispute matter and charting the best course through the litigation process.
The attorneys of Bourque & Clegg represent individuals and businesses in a wide range of civil claims, including breach of contract, construction claims, real estate disputes and personal injury cases. Our full service staff allows us to handle your case through all stages, including the investigations necessary to make or defend a claim, motion practice, discovery, trial and appeal. We have a longstanding tradition in the courts and the community for providing reputable, efficient and trustworthy legal service to those who face a lawsuit. Take advantage of experience, dedication and capacity.
For over 40 years, Bourque & Clegg has assisted clients with creating and maintaining corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and other business entities. We currently serve as corporate counsel to more than 160 business entities. In addition to maintaining and creating our clients’ filings with the Secretary of State, we are often called upon to draft contracts, close business transactions, and offer advice on various aspects of our clients’ businesses. A quick call to Bourque & Clegg could make a significant difference for you. We also represent businesses in litigation.
OUI / Criminal Law
Bourque & Clegg represents clients in criminal cases in District and Superior Court. Clients frequently seek our representation in criminal cases involving Operating Under the Influence, Domestic Violence and other misdemeanor or felony cases. If you have been arrested in York County and need help, call us for a consultation.
Bourque & Clegg serves as counsel to several local municipalities and quasi-municipal utilities. Our firm has years of experience assisting our clients in the review and drafting of ordinances and regulations, preparation of written legal opinions, and attendance at meetings where our legal advice is requested.
Estate Planning / Probate
Bourque & Clegg can help protect you and your family by drafting your Will, Trust, Living Will, Power of Attorney or other estate documents. Our attorneys also assist clients in the administration of estates after a loved one has passed away. Our attorneys also advocate on behalf of clients in contested Probate cases, and proceedings involving guardians or conservators of disabled or incapacitated persons.
Landlord / Tenant
Bourque & Clegg represents landlords and tenants in eviction proceedings, both residential and commercial. We can also draft terms of your lease to provide you with maximum protection and comply with the rules and statutes regarding rental property.
Bourque & Clegg represents people injured by negligent acts of others, including motor vehicle accidents, unsafe premises, boating accidents, “slip and falls” and other torts. Over the years we have recovered millions of dollars for our personal injury clients, zealously advocating against insurance companies and wrongdoers.
We work for personal injury clients on a contingency basis, and will not charge fees unless we recover an award for you. Once we take you on as a client, our lawyers and staff do all the work for you. Whether it is negotiating a settlement with an insurance company or taking the case to trial, we fight to obtain fair and full compensation for our clients’ injuries and will not accept less. We can help you maximize your personal injury recovery.