Attorney Positions

Current Openings

Lateral Attorney – Litigation (Portland, Maine)

Perkins Thompson is seeking a litigation attorney with 5+ years of experience to join our Portland, Maine office. The ideal candidate will have strong legal and educational credentials, a strong commitment to providing clients with excellent legal services, and the ability to work independently on a wide variety of general civil litigation matters in Maine state and federal courts. A portable book of business is not required but is a plus.

Associate Attorney – Trusts and Estates (Portland, Maine)

Perkins Thompson is seeking an attorney to join our busy Trusts and Estates practice. The ideal candidate would have superior academic credentials, strong legal research, writing, and analysis skills, and a strong interest in developing a thriving estate planning practice with support and training from our accomplished attorneys and professional staff. Prior trust and estates experience is not required but is a plus.

The position would involve assisting clients on their core estate plans, including wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, powers of attorney, and health care advance directives, plus probate court work that includes estate administration and guardianship/conservatorship matters. Perkins Thompson acquired Maine Center for Elder Law in 2019, and as a result, has the skill and experience to offer a full range of estate planning services out of our Portland and Kennebunk offices. We offer competitive starting pay with bonus incentives and a generous benefits package.

About Perkins Thompson

Perkins Thompson has been providing superior legal services to U.S. and Canadian businesses, institutions and individuals for 150 years. We represent clients across many sectors, including major banking, utility, energy, manufacturing, hospitality, oil and gas, real estate, forest products, and retail and wholesale distribution businesses, as well as innovative start-ups, emerging companies, entrepreneurs, private foundations, non-profit organizations, and families and individuals.

To apply or for more information, please contact:

Joseph C. Siviski, Esq.
Perkins Thompson, P.A.
One Canal Plaza, P.O. Box 426
Portland, ME 04112-0426