Portsmouth, NH

Pease International Tradeport
One New Hampshire Ave. #350
Portsmouth, NH 03801

Pierce Atwood LLP is an experienced multiservice law firm dedicated to providing clients with superior service. Since opening in 2001, our Portsmouth office has established a strong presence throughout New Hampshire. The business attorneys at Pierce Atwood have represented many of the largest companies in the state and have handled many of their significant deals and cases. Our lawyers in Portsmouth, NH exemplify the firm’s commitment to top quality service and strong client relationships.

According to the NH Bar News' 2012 list of largest law firms, Pierce Atwood has "risen in prominence in New Hampshire" and is the second largest regional firm with a major New Hampshire presence.


SEC and NYSE Reporting

We are principal counsel to a NYSE-listed global leader in the design and marketing of premium-quality footwear, apparel and accessories with respect to SEC and NYSE reporting and compliance matters.


Commercial Lease Negotiation

For a Fortune 1000 company, we successfully negotiated a build to suit lease amendment for a 246,000 square foot corporate headquarters.



Counsel to Venture Capital Fund

We provided counsel to a venture capital fund in its investment in multiple entities.



Comprehensive Representation

We provided comprehensive representation of a renewable energy facilities developer in a series of commercial finance transactions.


We're Hot!

Pierce Atwood is the ONLY New England-based law firm named to The National Law Journal's "Midsize Hot List” FOUR years in a row.

Additional Information

Related Practices
  • Admiralty & Maritime
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Bankruptcy & Creditors Rights
  • Business
  • Employee Benefits
  • Employment
  • Environmental & Land Use
  • Government Relations
  • Intellectual Property & Technology
  • Litigation
  • Privacy & Data Security
  • Real Estate
  • Trust & Estates
Industry Expertise
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Data Security
  • Emerging Business
  • Energy, Utilities and Renewables
  • Health Care
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Manufacturing
  • Maritime
  • Medical Devices
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate and Commercial Development
  • Records Management
  • Retail
  • Shipping
  • Telecommunications
  • Venture Capital
  • Waste Management
Representative Clients
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Advanced Cell Technology, Inc.
  • Fresh Tracks Capital
  • HP Hood LLC
  • Long River Ventures
  • New York Life
  • NextEra
  • Persimmon Technologies
  • Sprague Operating Resources LLC
  • Timberland LLC
Professional & Civic Activities

Beyond their practices, attorneys from our Portsmouth office devote significant time to the betterment of the legal profession and the community by holding leadership positions and doing community outreach for national and regional organizations, like the following:

  • NH Judicial Conduct Committee
  • UNH CEO Forum and Center for Family Business
  • Town of Lee Planning Board
  • Friends of the South End
  • Strawbery Banke Museum, Inc.
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