Bruce has for many years been recognized as one of the area's leading corporate and commercial finance lawyers, providing a lead role in numerous large business and financial transactions in New England. He serves as outside general counsel to a significant number of Maine's leading corporations and acts as bond counsel for several Maine municipalities. He has been recognized by the Finance Authority of Maine for his leadership in helping Maine businesses compete more effectively.
Bruce served as managing partner of Pierce Atwood from 1997 to 2008 and prior to that was the long-time head of Pierce Atwood's Corporate Practice Group. From this he has developed a keen sense of the business needs, as well as the legal needs, of the firm's clients and takes a practical approach to addressing issues and solving problems for clients.