Michael J. Pearce

AV Preeminent

Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Licensed for 41 years

Serving Portland, ME (view address)

Michael J. Pearce

Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Serving Portland, ME (view address)

About Michael J. Pearce

Member, 1998-2004 and Chairman, 1998-2000, Zoning Board of Appeals, Town of Falmouth.
Pearce & Dow, LLC

Areas of Law

  • Bankruptcy and Reorganization
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Secured Transactions
  • Corporate Law
  • Limited Liability Company Law
  • Zoning and Planning
  • Construction Law
  • Municipal Law

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Admission Details

Admitted in 1978, U.S. District Court for the District of Maine
1979, U.S. Tax Court
1978, Maine
1981, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

Additional Payment Information

Fixed hourly rates
Fixed fees available

Law School Attended
University of Maine

Class of 1978

University Attended

College of the Holy Cross
Class of 1974

Birth Information

Born in 1951
Portland, Maine, October 31, 1951

Associations & Memberships
Cumberland, Maine State and American (Member, Business Law Section) Bar Associations
American Bankruptcy Institute
Maine Trial Lawyers Association
Turnaround Management Association (Member, Maine Chapter).
Representative Cases
Davis v. Cox, 2004 356 F.3d 76 (1st Cir. 2004)
White v. Fleet Bank of Maine, 875 A.2d 680 (Me. 2005)
Bransby Point Associates v. Montserrat Development Corp., 176 F.Supp 2d 11 (D.Me. 2001)
Brandt v. Swissontronics, 135 B.R. 707 (Bkrtcy D. Me. 1992)
Wilner Wood Products v. Maine Department of Environmental Protection, 128 B.R. 1 Bankrtcy D. Me. 1991).

Location Details

Michael J. Pearce: Partner at Pearce & Dow, LLC


Two Monument Square, Suite 901
P.O. Box 108
Portland, ME  04102-0108



Office Hours:

  • Monday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Tuesday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Wednesday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Thursday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Friday 08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Attorney FAQs

What year was this attorney first admitted to the bar?
Michael J. Pearce was admitted in 1978 to the state of Maine.
Is this attorney admitted to practice in any U.S. Federal Courts?
Michael J. Pearce is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, United States District Court for the District of Maine and United States Tax Court.
Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated?
Yes, Michael J. Pearce has a 4.6 Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
Does this attorney offer any legal services for a flat fee?
Yes, Michael J. Pearce offers fixed fees for certain legal services.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
Pearce & Dow, LLC has 3 attorneys at this location.


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