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IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate
Drummond Woodsum

Founded in 1965, with offices in Portland, Maine, and Portsmouth, Lebanon, and Manchester, New Hampshire, Drummond Woodsum is known as a premier New England law firm with a national reach. Its biggest strengths are merger and acquisition and restructuring and insolvency practices across health care, housing, natural resources, real estate, school and education.  

The restructuring and insolvency team represents restructuring clients in connection with creditors' rights. The group regularly advises commercial lenders and borrowers in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts in out-of-court workouts, business reorganizations, loan restructurings, and distressed loan sales.  

In the M&A space, the firm represents buyers, sellers, and lenders in connection with various types of acquisition transactions. Over the research period, the group advised roof and floor truss manufacturer Mainely Trusses on its acquisition by the retailer Hancock Lumber. 

Other recent clients included Anthem Insurance, Casella Waste Systems and Cate Street Capital.