Litigation & Mechanic’s Liens

Experienced civil litigation representation in Southern Maine. 

The attorneys at Ainsworth, Thelin & Raftice, P.A., are experienced litigators and dedicated advocates. They represent individual and business clients in a variety of cases including jury and non-jury trials in Maine’s state and federal civil courts.

Our Portland injury law firm has had particular experience representing clients in litigation involving the following:

  • Personal injury
  • Civil disputes
  • Contract disputes
  • Real estate disputes
  • Landlord/tenant disputes
  • Probate
  • Business disputes
  • Contracts
  • Quiet title actions
  • Mechanic’s liens

Our Portland injury attorneys are primarily a plaintiff-oriented practice and exclusively so in the areas of personal injury and landlord services. Ainsworth, Thelin & Raftice, P.A. does not provide insurance defense. Instead, we work with real people and help them to address their grievances. We assist clients in all phases of personal injury litigation in Portland including negotiation, mediation, and trial.


Use of Mechanic Liens in Maine


Maine’s mechanic lien statutory law, as well as related statutes pertaining to late construction payments and the Home Construction Contract Act, serve to alter the landscape between litigants. If you are a commercial or residential contractor seeking to protect your rights to be paid, or if your litigation dispute involves construction, call us. You may also click here to view a more detailed explanation of this technical area of the law in the manual Understanding Maine’s Mechanic Lien Law and Related Statutes as prepared by Jerome J. Gamache.


Contact us to discuss your civil litigation matter


People involved in civil disputes in Southern Maine rely on the skill, discretion, and professionalism of the attorneys at Ainsworth, Thelin & Raftice, P.A. To find out how we can help you, call us at 207-767-4824, or complete the contact form on the right.


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