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Butterfield Brings Education Law Experience to Firm
Manchester, NH (January 23, 2013) – Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England’s largest law firms, announced the addition of attorney Naomi N. Butterfield to the firm’s Manchester, New Hampshire, Labor and Employment Practice Group.
Butterfield, a resident of Concord, New Hampshire, has more than 20 years of experience practicing law in New England and Colorado. Her labor and employment practice will focus on serving educational institutions, including colleges, universities, public education systems and private schools. She joins a group of highly skilled labor and employment attorneys, and will help the group expand its New Hampshire practice.
“Naomi comes to us with a wealth of experience in the area of education law,” said Charles Miller, Bernstein Shur’s CEO. “The addition of Naomi aligns with the firm’s commitment to strategic growth in this practice area and in New Hampshire.”
Prior to joining Bernstein Shur, Butterfield served as general counsel to the Community College System of New Hampshire, where she counseled the community college system, the board of trustees and the chancellor’s office on matters of state and federal law. Before joining the college, Butterfield was an assistant attorney general for both the New Hampshire Office of the Attorney General and the Colorado Office of the Attorney General.
Butterfield received her JD from the University of Denver College of Law and her BS from the University of Michigan. She is a member of the National Association for College and University Attorneys and the New Hampshire and Colorado bar associations.
About Bernstein Shur
Widely regarded as one of New England’s most entrepreneurial law firms, Bernstein Shur is a multi-service firm with more than 100 attorneys in offices in Maine and New Hampshire. Founded in 1915, the firm provides practical and innovative counsel in the areas of business law, litigation, and municipal law to clients throughout the region and around the world. Bernstein Shur is Maine’s exclusive member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms. More information is available at www.bernsteinshur.com.