Brett R. Leland

Brett R. Leland: Attorney with Verrill Dana LLP
  • Partner at Verrill Dana LLP
  • One Portland Square, P.O. Box 586, Portland, ME 04112-0586
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  • Biography
    As part of Brett Leland's dynamic approach to each case, he applies his legal research and writing skills, together with his ingenuity, to identify and advocate the strongest positions for clients. His practice areas include insurance coverage, products liability, complex commercial litigation, premises liability, and personal injury. Brett was recently involved in the successful defense of a products liability case in Federal Court in the District of Massachusetts that resulted in a defense verdict, and in the successful defense to an appeal to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court in a professional malpractice action, which resulted in an affirmation of an entry of summary judgment in favor of the defendant.

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    3.2/5.0 (1)
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Biography

As part of Brett Leland's dynamic approach to each case, he applies his legal research and writing skills, together with his ingenuity, to identify and advocate the strongest positions for clients. His practice areas include insurance coverage, products liability, complex commercial litigation, premises liability, and personal injury. Brett was recently involved in the successful defense of a products liability case in Federal Court in the District of Massachusetts that resulted in a defense verdict, and in the successful defense to an appeal to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court in a professional malpractice action, which resulted in an affirmation of an entry of summary judgment in favor of the defendant.

Brett and his wife, Julie, live in Portland, Maine. They have two children, Zoe and Nils. Brett enjoys running, reading, and skiing, and is an avid baseball fan.

Clerkships
Hon. Jon D. Levy, Maine Supreme Judicial Court

Publications
March 2011 DRI Business Suit First Circuit Update - March 2011
Published Works
Karen Wolf and Brett Leland

November 2010 DRI Business Suit First Circuit Update - November 2010
Published Works
Karen Wolf and Brett Leland

June 2009 DRI Business Suit First Circuit Update - June 2009
Published Works
Karen Wolf and Brett Leland

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Litigation & Trial
  • Catastrophic Personal Injury
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Product Liability & Mass Tort

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(207) 253-4556  Phone
(207) 253-4557  Fax
www.verrilldana.com/bleland
University Attended:
Middlebury College, B.A., cum laude, 1994
Law School Attended:
Boston University School of Law, J.D., 2004
Year of First admission:
2004
Admission:
U.S. District Court, District of Maine; 2004, Maine
Memberships:

Memberships
Maine State Bar Association
Cumberland County Bar Association

ISLN:
918937870

Peer Reviews

  • 3.2/5.0 (1 review)
  • Peer Reviewed
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    3.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    3.0/5.0
  • Communication

    3.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    3.0/5.0

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