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The team of Maine lawyers at Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP cover the following practice areas, offering a comprehensive suite of legal services:

When a party decides to appeal the trial outcome, they have the option to file an appeal. An appeal is the process of requesting a higher court to review decisions made at the lower court. Read More…

Jeffrey A. Schwartz handles our firm’s appellate law.

If you’re overwhelmed with business debt, personal debt, medical bills, facing eviction or foreclosure, you may have recourse through the bankruptcy courts.  If someone files bankruptcy owing you or your business money, Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP can assist.  We help businesses and individuals in the following areas:

  • Personal Bankruptcy
  • Reorganization Plans
  • Business Reorganizations
  • Creditor’s Rights in Bankruptcy

Rick OBrien handles bankruptcy law for both debtors and creditors.

Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP, represents Maine businesses of all sizes in a wide range of legal services, including:

  • Business Planning
  • Defense of Employment Claims
  • Business Litigation
  • Corporations, Partnerships, and Limited Liability Companies
  • Account Collection
  • Trade and Service Marks
  • Bankruptcy and Reorganization (Debtor and Creditor)
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Contracts

Attorney John “Jack” Conway can assist with all real estate and business law needs.

Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP can assist homeowners, subcontractors, general contractors, and others involved in construction disputes.  Below are some of the construction law services we offer:

  • Homeowner Representation
  • Mechanic Lien Claims
  • Subcontractor Claims
  • Bond Claims
  • Construction Contracts
  • Construction Disputes
  • Prompt Payment Claims

Attorney John “Jack” Conway can assist you with construction law matters.

Although many business transactions transpire in a fair and legal manner, if you feel that you have been treated in an unfair, deceptive, bad faith, deceitful, and/or fraudulent manner, or are a business being accused of such actions. the law office of Linnell, Choate, & Webber, LLP, may be able to assist you. Linnell, Choate, & Webber, LLP represents Plaintiffs and Defendants in consumer protection law and/or consumer law claims. Our consumer protection law and/or consumer law practice focuses on disputes surrounding the business relationship and/or interactions between individual consumers, and businesses selling goods and/or services.


Jeffrey A. Schwartz  is able to assist with Consumer Protection Law.

Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP can assist with creditor’s rights — your right to collect when someone owes you money.  Below are some of the services we offer to creditors:

  • Account Collection
  • Breach of Contract
  • Creditor’s Rights in Bankruptcy
  • Foreclosures
  • Bond Claims
  • Lien Claims
  • Small Claims
  • Money Judgments

Attorney John “Jack” Conway can assist you in creditor’s rights matters.

Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP can assist Maine families with a variety of divorce, family law, and related legal services, including:

  • Parental Rights and Responsibilities
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Visitation Rights
  • Post-judgment motions to modify, to enforce, or for contempt
  • Protection from Abuse
  • Guardianship of Minors
  • Adoption
  • Prenuptial Agreement
  • Guardian ad litem


Molly Watson Shukie is our firm’s divorce attorney and handles all aspects of family law.

Labor and employment law broadly encompasses areas affecting the employer-employee relationship such as sexual harassment, age discrimination, race discrimination, gender discrimination, wrongful termination, wage/hour law violations, FMLA violations, whistle blowing, and construction discharge. Although intolerable, if, due to your gender, you have been subjected to lewd comments, unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual relations, unwelcome touching, and being subjected to sexually explicit materials in the workplace, you may have a claim for employment discrimination. Linnell, Choate, & Webber, LLP exclusively represents employees that have been unlawfully discriminated against, or harassed, in the workplace based on their race, age, gender, pregnancy, or mental/physical disability.

Linnell, Choate, & Webber, LLP has experience pursing claims before the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and Maine Human Rights Commission (MHRC), the state and federal agencies administering and enforcing civil rights laws against workplace discrimination. Further, Linnell, Choate, & Webber, LLP’s attorneys have experience pursing discrimination claims in both state and federal courts enforcing the rights and remedies afforded to Plaintiffs under the Maine Human Rights Commission, Title VII, and those under the common law.

If you feel that you have been terminated from your employment, been treated unfairly, been denied a promotion, or failed to receive employee privileges by your employer, as a result of your age, you may have a claim for age discrimination. Linnell, Choate, & Webber, LLP represents those individuals that have been the unfortunate victims of age discrimination by their employer.

Jeffrey A. Schwartz

The attorneys at Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP, have decades of experience handling personal injury and property claims of any nature, including:

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Slip and Fall Accidents
  • Medical or Legal Malpractice
  • Work Injuries
  • Defective Products
  • Property Damage Claims

Attorney Jon S. Oxman has a medical and healthcare background and handles both workers compensation and personal injury claims.

Legal issues with respect to real estate and property matters can arise in a variety of business and personal settings.  Here are some of the real estate services Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP, can provide:

  • Zoning and Land Use
  • Foreclosures
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Construction Matters
  • Title Searches
  • Mechanic’s Liens
  • Deeds

Attorney John “Jack” Conway can assist with all real estate needs, for both individuals and businesses.

Linnell, Choate & Webber’s estate and probate services include:

•Wills and Trusts
•Estate Planning
•Estate Administration
•Probate of Estates

Rick OBrien handles wills, trusts, and estates.

Linnell, Choate & Webber,LLP handles all aspects of Maine Workers Compensation law, including:

-Workers Compensation Claims
-Defense of Workers Compensation Claims
-Workers Compensation Discrimination

Jon S. Oxman and Molly Watson Shukie represent both employers and employees in workers compensation cases.

Other various legal services Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP, can provide include:

  • Municipal Law
  • Banking and Finance
  • Insurance Law
  • Mediation and Arbitration
  • Wedding Ceremonies
  • Dedimus Justice and Notary Public Services
  • Author Publication Consultations and other Legal Services for Writers

If you are not sure whether we can handle a particular area of law, give us a call at 207-784-4563.

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Linnell, Choate & Webber, LLP

Our team of dedicated Maine lawyers have chosen the law as the career which we believe best enables us to serve our clients and community. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you.

83 Pleasant Street

Auburn , ME

Phone: (207) 784-4563

Fax: (207) 784-1981