Itís election season for section officers. The majority of the NH Bar Associationís 22 sections have recently elected new or returning leadership.
Bar News wishes to congratulate the section officers listed here and will publish the remainder of the section election results in July.
The purpose of bar sections is to facilitate professional exchange and professional development in specific practice areas through meetings, email list serve discussions, education seminars and informal social gatherings.
Joining a section is easy. Simply check off the appropriate box and include the membership payment with your annual association dues.
Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
Diane Gaspar of Howie Law Office in Salem and Steven Slovenski of Mclane Middleton in Manchester were reelected co-chairs. Jared Bedrick of Law Offices of Stephen C. Brown in Rochester was elected clerk.
Environmental & Natural Resources Law Section
Jason Reimers of BCM Environmental & Land Law in Concord was reelected chair. Adam Dumville of McLane Middleton in Concord was reelected vice chair, and Rebecca Walkley of McLane Middleton in Manchester was reelected clerk.
Family Law Section
Lissa Mascio of Martin Lord & Osman in Laconia was elected chair. Kysa Crusco of Crusco Law Office in Bedford was elected vice chair. Heidi Ames of Moore Ames Law in Manchester was reelected clerk.
Federal Practice Section
W. Daniel Deane of Nixon Peabody in Manchester was elected chair. Joshua Wyatt of Devine Millimet & Branch in Manchester was elected vice chair. Steven Dutton of McLane Middleton in Manchester and Mark Knights of Nixon Peabody in Manchester were elected co-clerks.
Insurance Law Section
Tamara Smith Holtslag of Peabody & Arnold in Boston was reelected chair. Paul Kleinman of Bouchard Kleinman & Wright in Manchester was reelected vice chair. Nathan Fennessy of Preti Flaherty Beliveau & Pachios in Concord was reelected clerk.
Intellectual Property Law Section
Arpiar Matthew Saunders of Saunders & Silverstein in Amesbury, Mass. was elected chair. Keri Sicard of Finch & Maloney in Manchester was elected vice chair. Michael Mathaisel of Finch & Maloney in Manchester was elected clerk.