Norman Hanson DeTroy, LLC, is one of Maine’s most respected law firms and among the largest in northern New England. Since 1975, we’ve been proud of our reputation for hard-driven, results-oriented, no-nonsense representation in the wide variety of practice areas that our clients expect and need.

“Experienced. Efficient. Effective.” is more than just a tag line for us. Those words embody the core values we put to work for each of our clients every day.

NHD offers clients the best opportunity for cost-efficient representation. We boast an exceptional depth of lawyers in all experience ranges. Individual and business clients can rest assured knowing that their cases will be assigned to the lawyers with the most appropriate experience and at rates commensurate with the complexity of the issues and the amounts at stake. Our lawyers learn early in their careers how to identify essential discovery, save litigation resources, and reduce costs.

The firm’s focus on efficiency does not come at the cost of effectiveness. Our attorneys are respected in their specialties by their peers locally, regionally, and nationally for the favorable results they achieve in all phases of litigation, from mediations to trials and appeals.

Norman Hanson & DeTroy, LLC is a member of ALFA International (ALFAI), a premier global legal network with more than 140 independent law firm members worldwide. Similar in size and experience, ALFAI member firms meet high standards to be part of the network and their attorneys are well respected by peers in both the legal and business community. ALFAI member attorneys establish broad, deep relationships with each other and are committed to providing cost-effective, high-quality legal services. As a result, membership in ALFAI enables Norman Hanson & DeTroy, LLC to use its local experience to deliver highly effective legal solutions while drawing upon the collective wisdom and experience of a comprehensive worldwide network of accomplished trial and business counsel. Norman Hanson & DeTroy, LLC’s clients will also benefit from a wide range of unsurpassed educational programming, including seminars, webinars and legal compendia. More information on ALFAI is available at

We invite you to browse our site to learn about our full array of services and our outstanding lawyers. We think you will agree we’ve got what it takes to get the job done.