Guardianships by agreement

Guardianships can come about in several ways, and are brought to the courts for different reasons.  Guardianship over a minor person may arise as a precursor to adoption, as a challenge to a parent’s ability to care for the child, or as a result of an abuse &...
Attorney Shanelaris Receives Award

Attorney Shanelaris Receives Award

Our very own Cathy Shanelaris is 2014’s recipient of the Ted Jordan Award!  This award is given in memory of Ted Jordan, a member of the Nashua Bar Association from 1967 to 2002.  Ted is remembered for his adventurous spirit and lifelong concern for helping to improve...

Early Cooperation in Criminal Cases

If you are being charged with a criminal offense, you usually don’t have notice of that until an officer or Sherriff is knocking on your front door.  But, in some circumstances, if the police department is still in the preliminary stages of their investigation and...