Serving the State of New Hampshire Since 1908
Commercial Litigation

New Hampshire Commercial Litigation Attorneys

Resolving Commercial Matters for Over 110 Years

Upton & Hatfield’s practice for commercial litigation in New Hampshire spans all disputes that arise from business and commercial relationships, including disputes involving: contracts; the Uniform Commercial Code; business operation, formation, and dissolution; insurance coverage; and financial relationships.

Upton & Hatfield represents clients in litigation involving corporations, partnerships, LLCs, and sole proprietorship in matters arising from contract disputes, management, and control disputes, employment agreements, covenants not to compete, restrictive covenants, protection of confidential information, consumer protection, lending decisions, and violations of fiduciary duties.

Our clients include companies, officers and directors, shareholders, partners, limited liability company members and managers, insurers, lenders, and consumers. We practice in state and federal courts.

In addition to traditional litigation, our lawyers handle declaratory judgments, preliminary injunctions, mediation, and arbitration.

Contact us today with your questions and concerns. We look forward to helping you!

Representative Matters

  • Commercial Litigation Pine Ridge Realty, Inc. v. Massachusetts Bay Ins. Co. et al.

    Maine Supreme Judicial Court, May 26, 2000, Decided. Russell F. Hilliard for Anderson-Watkins Assoc. and St. Angelo.

  • Commercial Litigation Invest Almaz v. Temple-Inland Forest Prods. Corp., 243 F.3d 57 (1st Cir. 2001)

    In suit arising out of failed attempt to purchase manufacturing plant, appellate court affirmed the rulings in favor of seller as to buyer's claims of unjust enrichment, fraud, and aiding and abetting a breach of fiduciary duty.

  • Commercial Litigation Neville v. Highfields Farm, Inc.

    Supreme Court of New Hampshire, December 13, 1999, Decided. Russell F. Hilliard and Barton L. Mayer for defendants.

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Why Hire Us?

Our Promise to Our Clients
  • A Reputation for Excellence

    We are known for our unwavering commitment to achieving the objectives of our clients.

  • A Legacy of Successful Results

    Our 100-year legacy is built on achieving successful results for our clients.

  • Committed to the Community

    We are proud to support a number of worthy non-profit organizations as a way to give back to our community.

  • Diverse Breadth of Experience

    We provide our clients with full-service legal representation across a variety of practice areas.

  • Client-Focused Solutions

    We pride ourselves on providing our clients with personalized legal representation that meets their unique needs.

  • Experience on Your Side

    Founded in 1908, we put more than 100 years of practice and experience to work for our clients.

A Reputation for Outstanding Service

Developed Client by Client
  • “The attorneys and staff at the Hillsborough office were very knowledgeable and helpful. I have also used them for estate planning and have recommended them to many of my friends and family.”

    - Amanda V.
  • “Heather Burns and Michael McGrath were a methodical and dedicated team throughout my medical malpractice case. They were relentless in their search for every detail and aspect of their findings. They left no stone unturned.”

    - Christina L.
  • “We would like to thank you for your guidance and assistance as we went through the process of estate planning. Your kindness, patience, and calmness were such a gift throughout the process.”

    - M & T
  • “I worked with Sabrina Beavens to draw up my will, medical directives and POA. I couldn’t have been more pleased with the turn-around time and charges associated. Extremely professional & very easy to work with. I couldn't be any happier.”

    - Joshua M.
  • “I was extremely happy with Upton and Hatfield's real estate service. The attorneys and staff at the Hillsborough office were very knowledgeable and helpful. I have also used them for estate planning and recommended them to many of my friends and family.”

    - Amanda V.
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