Bernstein Shur Shareholder Gordon Grimes Only Northern New England Attorney Named to Who’s Who Legal Energy Lawyers
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Portland and Augusta, ME and Manchester, NH (August 1, 2013) – Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England’s largest law firms, announced the nomination of shareholder Gordon Grimes to The International Who’s Who of Energy Lawyers 2013. Grimes is the only attorney in Northern New England to receive the designation.
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Grimes has spent more than 30 years representing the interests of private energy generators, banks, contractors and other entities in the power generation industry. He has been active abroad since 1995 in countries such as Brazil, India, Indonesia, and the Dominican Republic. His practice includes matters related to energy plant construction and operation including project development, due diligence, negotiation of construction contracts and long term parts and service agreements as well as all forms of dispute resolution. Grimes has represented owners and contractors in numerous disputes related to equipment failure, power purchase agreements, power plant construction and insurance recovery in the U.S. and abroad.
Grimes is admitted to practice in Maine and New Hampshire. He lives in Durham, Maine.
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.
About Who’s Who Legal
Since 1996, Who’s Who Legal has identified the foremost legal practitioners in multiple areas of business law. Who’s Who Legal is a reference for companies and national and international colleagues. The integrity and authority of the findings is compounded by independent survey work and criteria. The service provided is to reduce short-term cost in finding a qualified lawyer and minimize risk on receiving poor counsel.