Terry Shumaker Named to New Hampshire Ballot Law Commission
Portland, ME and Manchester, NH (February 6, 2012)—Terry Shumaker, an employment law attorney and mediator at Bernstein Shur, has been named Governor John Lynch’s appointee to the New Hampshire Ballot Law Commission for a four-year term.
The Ballot Law Commission decides election disputes and hears appeals from recounts. It comprises five members, two appointed by the speaker of the House of Representatives, two by the senate president and one by the governor.
“I am honored by the confidence placed in me by the governor and I look forward to serving the state in this role,” said Shumaker.
Shumaker received his JD from Boston University School of Law in 1973. He is a member of the New Hampshire Bar Association and the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. He resides in Concord, New Hampshire.
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.