Our Firm

Based in Maine’s capital city, Doyle & Nelson has been a part of Maine’s history for nearly a half century. Senior partners Jon Doyle and Craig Nelson are former members of the Maine Attorney General’s office and have served as legal counsel for the Maine State Legislature and its committees. The firm advises and advocates for its clients in a wide range of areas, including:

• Administrative law
• Banking and real estate law
• Coastal fisheries law
• Commercial law
• Complex asset divorces
• Construction litigation
• Corporate law (for-profit and non-profit)
• Creditors’ rights
• Election and Campaign Finance law
• Estate planning
• Governmental relations and contracting
• Healthcare law
• Insurance coverage
• Legislative and governmental procedure
• Licensing board proceedings
• Product liability
• Professional liability
• Public interest law
• Real estate and boundary disputes
• Shareholder disputes
• Solid waste management law and policy
• Tax law
• Utilities law

We at Doyle & Nelson share a genuine love for the state of Maine and have deep roots in the Maine community. We are acutely aware that Maine is at a momentous crossroads, economically and demographically. The challenges confronting families and businesses across the state are undeniably daunting, but we believe that Maine people have the intelligence and strength to navigate that challenge successfully.

Doyle & Nelson welcomes that challenge and the prospect of building a brighter future for all of Maine. We want to be and we plan to be a part of that important work.