Attorney Dana E. Prescott has been licensed to practice in Maine and Massachusetts since 1983 and is a partner with Prescott, Jamieson, & Murphy Law Group LLC, Saco, Maine. He is a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Attorneys and the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Attorney Prescott was awarded an MSW from the Boston College School of Social Work and PhD in social work from Simmons University. He has held an instructor appointment at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and is adjunct faculty at the Boston College and Simmons University Schools of Social Work. He is a frequent consultant, writer, and speaker on professional ethics, law, and policy related to expert and forensic roles, trial practice, and family law. Attorney Prescott is Past President of the New England and Maine State Bar Associations, former Chair of the Family Law Section, and is a rostered guardian ad litem.
Attorney Prescott is a trial lawyer with extensive experience in complex domestic relations, probate, and business litigation, including divorce, non-married partnerships, economic misconduct and valuations, business disputes and dissolutions, spousal and child support, parental rights and responsibilities, de facto parenting and grandparents, interpersonal violence, and constitutional and civil rights. He has comprehensive experience conducting and assisting clients and parties with alternative dispute resolution, such as mediation, references, and arbitration. During his years in practice he has briefed and argued numerous appeals, including cutting edge legal issues impacting parents and children.
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