Attorney Karen Boston was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the Family Violence Project which serves Kennebec and Somerset counties in Maine. The non-profit agency provides services for victims of domestic abuse which include support groups, shelter, safety planning, as well as prevention and education in the community. The agency provides a 24 hour helpline for victims. “The Family Violence Project provides a much needed service to victims of domestic abuse, as well as prevention and education in our community. I am honored and pleased to be asked to serve on the Board of D
News & Events
This topic includes the following items:
- The Emotional Side of Family Law – Strategies for Working with Families and Children
- Domestic Violence and How to Handle It When It’s part of your Case
- Rights of Unmarried Parties – Cohabitation Agreements
- Representing Gay and Lesbian Parents
- Immigration Issues in Divorce
- Juvenile Court
- Collaborative Law
- Emancipation of Minors
We are honored to have been chosen as a First Place winner for Central Maine newspapers and the Kennebec Valley Chamber Best of the Best Readers’ Choice Awards in the Law Firm category. Attorney Karen Boston accepted the award on behalf of the Lipman & Katz team.
The decision by U.S. District Judge Jon Levy reverses a ruling he made two years ago.
A lawsuit alleging mistreatment of veterans’ ankle and foot problems at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Togus can go forward, a federal judge ruled Friday.
The ruling by U.S. District Judge Jon Levy will allow lawsuits for five of the six vets to move ahead after he had dismissed the cases two years ago, ruling that a statute of limitations had expired before the lawsuits had been filed.
On November 16, 2017, Lipman & Katz attorney Karen Boston and Taylor, McCormack & Frame attorney Ilse Teeters-Trumpy presented together at the 2017 Maine State Bar Association Legal Year in Review at the Augusta Civic Center.
AUGUSTA, Maine – Following one of the most powerful wind storms in Maine’s history earlier this fall, on November 17, Lipman & Katz joined with the staff from the Finance Authority of Maine (FAME), Voya Financial and Manpower for a local food drive to support the Augusta Food Bank. In total, more than 100 non-perishable food items were donated to the Augusta Food Bank.
More than $45,000 was raised.
Free ME from Lung Cancer held its Save Your Breath 5K timed run/walk Nov. 5 on Kennebec Rail Trail. More than 150 people came out to run/walk in support of lung cancer patients and their families. More than $45,000 was rasied at the event.
A jury cleared a city man of the two most serious offenses he faced but convicted him of two others in a verdict returned Wednesday night at the Capital Judicial Center.
Arthur J. Jones, 58, of Augusta, was found not guilty of gross sexual assault and aggravated assault. He was found guilty of unlawful sexual conduct and assault, which occurred Dec. 22, 2016, in Augusta.