In the area of General Commercial Litigation, Chambers USA reported that: “This New Hampshire firm covers all issues that may lead to major commercial litigation. It handles disputes arising from contracts, business formation and dissolution, and management issues. It also offers mediation and dispute resolution services and has represented clients in both state and federal courts. Sources say: "The best lawyers for plaintiff employers law in the state. They are the toughest adversaries I face."
In the area of Real Estate, Chambers USA reported that: “This firm is one of the best for advice to New Hampshire's various municipalities and it enjoys a leading reputation in that arena. The group is widely recognized for its strong handle on zoning and land use, but it also gets called upon to advise on a range of other real estate matters.”
Russell F. Hilliard is "extremely well known and respected" for his litigation capabilities. Peers believe that he is "top-notch. A superb commercial litigator with great personal abilities." He is among the most renowned and acclaimed litigators in the state.” “Managing partner James Raymond has an excellent reputation among leading lenders in the region. He has been an active name in the market for many years and is widely respected by peers and clients.”