Meet Rachael, an energy-savvy attorney with an artistic side.
207 228-7269 direct
207 774-1200 main
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100 Middle Street
PO Box 9729
Portland, ME 04104-5029
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Here’s why you’ll enjoy working with her.
Having worked in various industries, from startups to academia, Rachael understands the need to find efficient solutions to complex problems. She has experience in soup to nuts environmental and energy regulatory issues from large-scale environmental remediation to real estate development to complex mergers and acquisitions of large renewable energy portfolios including hydro, biomass, wind, and solar energy.
Rachael also represents clients in front of the Maine Public Utilities Commission and the Board of Environmental Protection. Armed with tenacity, drive, and knowledge of environmental law, Rachael will shepherd you through obtaining permits, transferring permits, and navigating environmental law compliance.
Prior to joining Bernstein Shur, Rachael served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Kermit V. Lipez at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. Additionally, she was a faculty assistant for Harvard Business School, where she witnessed firsthand the challenges companies face and how legal solutions can be integrated into their overall business strategy.
But that’s not all. Rachael is also very experienced in:
- Deal contracts
- Project development planning
- Environmental diligence
In her former life, Rachael was:
- A Faculty Assistant for Harvard Business School
- A founding member of the Harvard Art Review
When Rachael isn’t working, she is…
Hiking, traveling, restoring her 130-year-old farmhouse or spending time with her husband and two young children.
JD, Boston University School of Law
BA, Harvard University
Admitted to practice
State of Maine
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Maine State Bar Association