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January 3, 2024

Portland law firm Drummond Woodsum names 5 shareholders

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Amanda Lynch

Portland law firm Drummond Woodsum has named five new shareholders.

Amanda Lynch joined the firm in 2021, soon after its merger with Germani, Hill & Hayes. She focuses her practice on civil litigation, particularly insurance defense, fire losses, premises liability and personal injury matters. Lynch received her law degree from the University of Maine School of Law.

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Stacey Caulk

Stacey Caulk joined Drummond Woodsum in 2021 and focuses her practice on complex environmental, conservation and land use matters, including transactions, permitting, project approval, compliance, enforcement, stewardship and litigation.

Before joining Drummond Woodsum, Caulk practiced environmental law at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in Washington, D.C.  She earned her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center.

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Chris Hatch

Chris Hatch began at Drummond Woodsum in 2021. He focuses his practice on commercial real estate, land use and project development matters. Hatch represents developers, lenders, buyers, and sellers of commercial real estate, landlords and tenants.

He began his career as a litigator at a firm in Virginia and then returned to Maine in 2017 when he shifted his practice to commercial real estate and joined a Bangor firm. Hatch graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in management and received a law degree from the University of Connecticut.

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Erick Giles

Erick Giles joined the firm in 2016 and concentrates his practice on a wide array of complex legal issues facing tribes, including federal Indian law, treaty rights, tribal and individual land stewardship, state and federal regulations, commercial contracts, economic development, labor and employment, cannabis and alcohol regulations and federal recognition.

Prior to joining Drummond Woodsum, Giles worked for the Indian Land Tenure Foundation, concentrating on American Indian property rights and tribal economic development. He received his law degree from the University of Maine School of Law. 

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Huddy Grandy

HariNarayan (Huddy) Grandy joined Drummond Woodsum in 2019 and represents and advises New Hampshire municipalities on a wide range of issues related to the environment, land use, public utility matters, zoning, municipal ordinances, right-to-know, contracts and general government relations, among other matters.

Grandy also advises and assists businesses with local permitting matters. Before Drummond Woodsum, she worked as an assistant city solicitor for Wilmington, Del., and also as a program manager for Providence, R.I. Grandy received her law degree from George Washington University Law School.

“We congratulate these five outstanding attorneys,” said managing director Toby Dilworth. “They have demonstrated extraordinary commitment to our clients and will play important roles in shaping the future of the firm.”

Drummond Woodsum is Maine's fourth-largest law firm, based on the number of Maine attorneys, according to the 2024 Mainebiz Book of Lists. The firm has 75 lawyers in the state and 136 total employees.

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