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Manchester, NH
United States

Manchester, NH
United States

Wadleigh, Starr & Peters, P.L.L.C.

Wadleigh, Starr & Peters, P.L.L.C. is a uniquely New Hampshire law firm, practicing and representing clients statewide in all counties, all courts, state, federal and appellate, and before administrative agencies of the state. It has been part of the New Hampshire community since its founding in 1899. The firm brings a streamlined, cost-effective approach to all its cases and successfully combines the traditional value of hard work with the most modern approaches to the practice of law. Wadleigh continually adapts to meet the changing needs of its clients. Known as one of the foremost litigation firms in the State, Wadleigh has the experience and skills to go to trial when that is the best course of action in a case. The firm works closely with clients from a wide cross-section of the private and public sectors. Its approach is to help clients achieve their objectives with practical, results-oriented representation. The firm prides itself in combining quality, large firm representation with common-sense strategies, always putting the client’s needs first.

Firm History

Founded in 1899, Wadleigh, Starr & Peters, P.L.L.C. has a tradition of public service dating back to one of the founders, George Bingham, who served as both Justice of the New Hampshire Supreme Court and a Judge of the United States Circuit Court of Appeals between 1913 and 1934. Other members of the firm have served with distinction as Judges in the New Hampshire court system, Attorneys General of the state of New Hampshire, as members of the United States Congress and as legal counsel to the New Hampshire Governor. Members of the firm also serve in various leadership positions in community, charitable, professional and political activities. Wadleigh has always provided highly responsive legal services to local and national clients.

Firm Achievements and Awards

  • AV Preeminent rated attorneys by Martindale-Hubbell, that organization’s highest rating for ethical standards and legal ability.
  • Eight attorneys were included in “The Best Lawyers in America 2013” (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc. of Aiken, SC). Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, is based on an exhaustive annual peer-review survey. Three attorneys have been included in the Best Lawyers’ List since its inception in 1983.
  • Listed in US News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” in America.
  • Ranked in top tiers of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. (Chambers & Partners)
  • Listed in A.M. Best Company’s Recommended Insurance Attorneys

Upcoming Events

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Past Events

The 2023 Labor & Employment Practice Group Seminar took place June 21-23, 2023 at the Fairmont Banff Springs....