Portland, ME

Merrill's Wharf
254 Commercial Street
Portland, ME 04101
While we are now a multiservice law firm of 150 lawyers with offices throughout New England and in Washington D.C., our historic headquarters is in Portland, Maine, where we offer a full array of legal services to our clients, including environmental law, business law, energy law, real estate law, and more. We are proud of our roots, but just as proud of the foundation they have provided us in building a firm with practices and practitioners that are nationally and internationally recognized. 

We are very excited to be located in a historic building on Merrill's Wharf that was built circa 1840. The project to rehabilitate our offices was truly unique and has revitalized not only a proud old building, but a portion of the Portland waterfront as well. We hope you will come to visit us soon.

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Parking Information

Please note, visitor parking is very limited. It is recommended that you leave extra time to find parking. We have 10 visitor parking spots labeled “PA Visitor” on the pavement of those spots. Be sure not to park in any spot labeled “Reserved” as this may result in your vehicle being towed. If all of the “PA Visitor” spots are taken please consider the following options: 

  • For garage parking, use the Fore Street Garage located at 427 Fore Street.
  • Fisherman’s Wharf, located on the corner of 202 Commercial street, is another option.
  • On-street metered parking is also available along Commercial Street.





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