Michael R. Poulin

In Memoriam 1950 – 2020 Auburn, Skelton Taintor & Abbott is saddened to learn of the July 16th passing of our former colleague, retired shareholder and firm leader, Michael R. Poulin.  Mike was a fixture at Skelton Taintor & Abbott until his retirement on December 31, 2017.  As a shareholder at the firm and aRead More

Andrew Zulieve Named Chair of the Maine Bar Association Intellectual Property Division

Skelton Taintor & Abbott is pleased to announced that the Maine State Bar Association, Board of Governors has appointed Attorney Andrew Zulieve as leader of the groups Intellectual Property Section for 2020. Mr. Zulieve’s practice at Skelton Taintor & Abbott covers all non-patent areas of intellectual property law, trademarks and brand protection, copyrights, design rights,Read More

Do I Need a Trust?

This is a common question we hear.  Maybe you have a disabled child and you want a trust to permit that child to inherit without losing government benefits.  Maybe you or your spouse are having health problems, and you can foresee eventually needing long-term care benefits.  Trusts will allow you to avoid the expensive, public,Read More

Gosselin & Dubord Join Skelton Taintor & Abbott

AUBURN, Maine–Skelton Taintor & Abbott announces the hiring of three attorneys–Paul R. Gosselin, David R. Dubord, and Joan M. Egdall, –all currently of Gosselin & Dubord, P.A. of Lewiston.  Their projected starting date at Skelton, Taintor & Abbott is April 1, 2020.  As Gosselin & Dubord closes its longstanding office on Lisbon Street in Lewiston, itsRead More