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Robinson, Eastman join Shaheen & Gordon

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Lyndsey Robinson

Lawyers Lyndsay Robinson and Morgan Eastman have joined the Family Regulation Group at Shaheen & Gordon. Robinson will be primarily based in the firm’s Nashua area and Eastman will be based in Harmony. Robinson beforehand was an associate at a organization in Nashua, where by she represented households in sophisticated divorce and parenting matters. In addition,

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Morgan Eastman

Robinson assisted family members with their estate planning requires to assure their goals and needs have been fulfilled. Eastman previously attained knowledge at the Manchester Business of the City Solicitor, where she worked on situations in the domestic violence, prison and civil models. She also assisted in offering authorized solutions to survivors of sexual assault at the Sufferer Legal rights Law Middle.

Bernstein Shur expands management group

Rebecca Asen, previous associate standard counsel at IDEXX, has joined the senior leadership group of Bernstein Shur as director of lawyer recruiting and qualified development. The firm explained this is the very first time the business will have a entire-time recruiter as component of its skilled staff. Bernstein Shur CEO Joan Fortin was beforehand the firm’s director of attorney recruiting while also training regulation as a shareholder of the business.

Asen invested the previous a few several years as section of the in-residence lawful workforce at IDEXX. Prior to IDEXX, Asen worked as a corporate and securities lawyer at Sidley Austin in New York City and later in Portland, Maine.

Eric Chojnicki joins McLane

The legislation organization of McLane Middleton has declared that Eric A. Chojnicki has joined the organization as head of trust products and services, responsible for overseeing the operational, economic and consumer company features of the firm’s Belief Expert services Team.

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Eric Chojnicki

Prior to signing up for the business, Chojnicki served as president of the Believe in and Prosperity Management Division at Midland States Financial institution in Illinois and was president of Midland Rely on Company.

DEI expert services team formed at Nixon Peabody

Nixon Peabody has introduced a new Variety, Equity and Inclusion strategic companies group has released a variety, fairness and inclusion strategic services group that will present guidance and other way to organizations on the lookout to expand their individual DEI choices.

“Our organization has been undertaking this variety of do the job for a long time, and forming this team arrived about organically above the previous 18 months as a direct response to desires we see with consumers and in the market more usually,” mentioned Stacie Collier, Nixon Peabody’s chief talent officer and a labor and work companion at the company who co-prospects the new team. “Even consumers with nicely-recognized inner DEI teams are seeking for advisors who recognize finest techniques, trends, and larger-scale troubles impacting many industries.”

She mentioned a huge vary of industries and companies are dealing with complicated difficulties. For example, she reported, the health care market is addressing its history of disparity in healthcare solutions and therapy with various minority communities banking institutions are centered on looking at as a result of their commitments to fund minority-owned organizations and publicly traded organizations are searching for steering on diversifying their boards.

New Hampshire bankruptcies soar in March

Individual bankruptcy filings shot up past month following recurring record lows, but it is way too early to convey to whether they have bottomed out and a new craze is just commencing, or if it is just a statistical fluke.

Some 64 individuals and businesses filed for individual bankruptcy in March, a 53 percent improve over the 42 that were being filed in February, which was 1 shy of the modern-day report set in January.

The March total is continue to around 30 p.c superior than March of 2021, when there had been 92 filings, so New Hampshire at this issue is still on monitor for one more file reduced yr.

There have been 4 business-related filings in March, compared to one particular in January, but two have been submitted by men and women with organization debt. The other two corporations filed immediately. They ended up:

Michelin’s Automobile Overall body & Income Inc., Manchester, submitted March 17, Chapter 7. Assets: $. Liabilities: $248,098.

J&B Pizza LLC, dba Juliano’s Italian Pizzeria, Londonderry, filed March 18, Chapter 7. Property: $. Liabilities: $404,614.

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