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Michael A. Hockenbury, Attorney at Law, Rudman Winchell

Michael Hockenbury

Michael A. Hockenbury, Esq. is powerful in providing counsel to small and mid-sized companies in business matters of all types, ranging from formation issues and real estate deals to succession planning. Mike practices within the Corporate and Business Practices Group and works seamlessly with the Estate Planning and Administration Group to offer a solid business perspective and business succession planning.

Mike’s extensive knowledge spans contract dispute, personal injury, municipal matters, construction, and landlord-tenant, among other areas. This knowledge is beneficial to emerging businesses to provide insight into possible risk exposure. Mike has always had an interest in supporting emerging businesses’ needs and therefore is one of our attorneys’ who offers free 20-minute Legal Lounge appointments.

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Mark Laverdiere

Mark Laverdiere, Esq. practices within the Corporate and Business Practices group at Rudman Winchell. Mark is a talented transactional and finance attorney with years of experience representing many banks and hundreds of businesses in the Bangor community. He is known for bringing practical guidance and creative solutions to the most complex business issues.

Mark understands the challenges involved in forming, operating, and selling or winding down a successful business. He has conducted numerous multi-million dollar transactions for his clients over the years. Mark is ready to help you with your legal needs, from start-ups to mergers and acquisitions to sales and succession planning.

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Anthony D. Pellegrini, Attorney at Law, Rudman Winchell

Anthony Pellegrini

Anthony D. Pellegrini, Attorney at Law, believes all emerging businesses should have access to the tools and expertise needed to succeed.  New businesses become established businesses, small businesses become large businesses, and are vital to driving our economy, locally and beyond. He, therefore, focuses his entrepreneur practice on services that protect new business owners when they are most vulnerable, giving them room to grow, including intellectual property law, patents, trademarks, licensing, and copyrights, as well as immigration law and estate planning.

Tony has helped hundreds of small businesses and individuals obtain patents across a wide field of technologies and has helped them protect and expand their brands. Before joining Rudman Winchell, Tony graduated from Boston University School of Law, magna cum laude. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office as a patent attorney.

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Paul R. BrownAttorney at Law, Rudman Winchell

Paul Brown

Paul has worked with numerous small businesses, both newly formed and well-established, in his 26 years of practice.  Paul currently works in the Transaction Practices section of Rudman Winchell, including corporate, finance, healthcare, real estate, and landlord-tenant law. Paul’s vast knowledge and experience have positioned him as a leader in complex business issues. Paul has a substantial and varied transaction practice. He enjoys working with businesses, corporate, and individual clients to assist with purchase and sale agreements, handling handle breach of contract, commercial loan transactions, working corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships.

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