Law Firm Bernstein Shur Welcomes Associate Helen Sterling


Law Firm Bernstein Shur Welcomes Associate Helen Sterling

New Associate Joins Business Law Practice Group

Helen Sterling

Portland and Augusta, ME and Manchester, NH
(July 15, 2013) – Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England’s largest law firms, welcomed its newest associate, Helen Sterling, to the firm’s Portland, ME office.

Sterling joins the firm’s Business Law Practice Group. She is part of a dynamic team of business law attorneys who provide strategic counseling and day-to-day assistance to a broad array of corporate clients on matters ranging from mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, intellectual property development and licensing, securities regulation and general business and corporate matters.  

Prior to joining Bernstein Shur, Sterling was a corporate associate at Brown Rudnick LLP in Boston. While at Brown Rudnick, she counseled domestic and global clients on a variety of business law matters, including corporate formation and maintenance, venture capital financing, mergers and acquisitions and securities law compliance.

Sterling earned her JD from Boston College Law School and her undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College, where she graduated cum laude. Prior to attending law school she worked as a paralegal for two years in San Francisco.  She is admitted to practice in the state of ME and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Sterling lives in Portland.

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 ME 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 ME’s exclusive member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms. More information is available at