Government

Maine’s current Chief Justice and its Attorney General are both Maine Law graduates. Our alumni are members of the Judiciary and attorneys within the offices of the Attorney General, United States Attorney, and various District Attorneys. They are also found in many state agencies, including the Maine Public Utilities Commission, Maine Unemployment Insurance Commission, Maine Department of Environmental Protection, and in positions with the Federal Department of Justice, the Securities Exchange Commission, and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, among others.

Clerkships

Recent graduates have clerked with the Maine Supreme Judicial Court, the U.S. First Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. District Court, and with members of the judiciary in District and Appellate Courts in Maine and other states, including New Hampshire, New Jersey, and Alaska.

Business & Industry

Some of Maine’s largest employers hire our graduates in a variety of departments including Legal, Human Resources, IT, Compliance, and Privacy.

Maine Corporate Employers include the following: Unum, TD Bank, Anthem, WEX, Baker Newman Noyes, and Hannaford.

Looking outside of Maine?

Corporate Employers outside of Maine include the following: Ernst & Young, Monster Worldwide, Microsoft, Network Advertising Initiative, Price Waterhouse and Coopers, Yahoo!, and International Association of Privacy Professionals.

Public Interest

Our graduates are also found at many public interest organizations, such as Maine Equal Justice Partners, Disability Rights Center, Legal Services for the Elderly, Pine Tree Legal Assistance, Maine Farmland Trust, and Penquis.

Traditional Law Practice

Our graduates fill the ranks of almost every large and small law firm in Maine in varied practice areas.