Local Counsel In Maine

Protecting out-of-state clients’ interests in Maine


Ainsworth, Thelin & Raftice, P.A. provides local representation to assist companies and clients throughout the country who need to resolve legal problems that have arisen in Maine. We handle individual cases or may serve as part of long-term client representation.

We work collaboratively with corporate counsel to resolve issues quickly and efficiently. As local counsel, we understand the flexibility required to work as advisors, to provide complete legal representation, or to take a reduced role, as needed. We ensure full compliance with local laws, rules, customs, and practices. We can also assist the admission of your counsel pro hac vice.

Local Maine registered corporate agent


We have provided registered agent services for out-of-state companies to ensure authorization to do business in Maine. Click here for a link to the Maine Secretary of State’s Bureau of Corporations. We invite you to contact the head of our business law team, Michael Vaillancourt, to discuss your legal needs.

Foreclosures and creditors rights


A primary focus of the local representation provided at Ainsworth, Thelin & Raftice, P.A. is that of representation of most aspects of creditor’s rights for regional and national banking concerns. Our foreclosure department can efficiently process your foreclosure request in accordance with all customary VA, FHA, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac time and fee schedules. We use technology to our clients’ advantage and are part of several electronic networks:


Once the foreclosure process is complete, we can provide eviction representation to obtain a writ of possession for forcible removal, should it be necessary.

Ainsworth Thelin can provide full REO/Bank Owned post foreclosure sale services for title standards compliance, title insurance and sales assistance.

We also provide bankruptcy creditor representation, including motions for relief from stay, proofs of claim, and adversarial proceedings. We have an active practice in replevin of collateral, ranging from mobile homes to construction equipment, to motor vehicles.

Your can be assured that with Ainsworth, Thelin & Raftice, P.A., your legal matter is in safe hands.

Contact us to discuss your legal needs in Maine


Businesses 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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