JD has a diverse litigation practice. He handles personal injury cases, products liability, legal and medical malpractice, and insurance coverage disputes. He also represents clients involved in real estate, construction and commercial disputes. In addition to his civil practice, JD defends individuals who have been charged with criminal and traffic offenses.
JD has tried cases and obtained verdicts for his clients in Superior and District courts throughout the State of Maine, in addition to successfully resolving numerous cases through negotiated settlement or plea bargain. In 2010 and 2011, he was listed in New England Super Lawyers as a Rising Star, an honor bestowed upon only 2.5 percent of his peers.
Born and raised in Saco, Maine, J.D. remains active in the community, volunteering with United Way of York County and serving as a member of the Board of Trustees at the Dyer Library and Saco Museum. His family annually serves a free meal on Christmas day to members of the community at Traditions Restaurant, on Main Street in Saco. The dinner was featured in the Portland Press Herald, December 25, 2009 in an article entitled: “Best of Holiday Traditions.” In his free time, J.D. enjoys taking advantage of the Maine outdoors, skiing, hiking, running and playing golf. He lives in Saco, Maine with his wife, Ariana.
Admitted to Practice
- State of Maine
- United States District Court, District of Maine
Member, Past and Present
- Maine State Bar Association, Member
- Maine Trial Lawyers Association, Member
- Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
- Dyer Library Saco Museum, Board of Trustees
- Gignoux Inns of Court, Member
Awards, Merits & Honors
- Identified among Benchmark Litigation’s Under 40 Hot List for 2016
Identified among the New England Rising Stars (2010 – 2013)