William H. Hanson, Attorney at Law, practices primarily in commercial transactional law. With an emphasis on loan documentation and real estate matters, his real estate practice has a strong concentration in timberland and forest practices.
He serves on the Maine Library of Geographic Information Board, representing real estate and development interests. He is a member of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers. Bill has earned a Distinguished rating from Martindale. He was recognized by Chambers USA and Best Lawyer in 2016.
Bill, a Penobscot County, Maine native, is a graduate of McGill University and the University of Maine School of Law. Since his undergraduate days in Montreal, Bill has continued his French studies. He now often works with Francophone European and Canadian clients.
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Memberships and Affiliations
Listed in Best lawyers in America 2017. 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2019
Chambers USA Guide Leading Individual http://www.chambersandpartners.com/USA
2014 Leading Individual http://www.chambersandpartners.com/Logo/3/244/65500/285388
Elected as a fellow of the American College of Real Estate lawyers in 2008. Hanson, William H
U.S. District Court, District of Maine, 1982
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1975
B.A., Bachelor of Arts
Major: Political Science
University of Maine School of Law
Portland, Maine, 1982
J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence