Posts Categorized: Announcements

Tim O’Brien recognized for expertise in employment law

Chambers & Partners, an international organization that evaluates and ranks attorneys, has once again recognized Tim O’Brien, a founding partner at Libby O’Brien Kingsley & Champion, LLC, for his expertise in employment law in Maine in its recently released 2016 Guide for lawyers in the United States.  According to Chambers, the annual guide is the… Read more »

Gene Libby and Tara Rich to speak at “Lawyers in Libraries” program in Kennebunk on May 3, 2016

Because libraries are at the heart of our communities and justice is at the heart of our democracy, librarians and lawyers are joining forces!  In recognition of Law Day,  and in conjunction with the Lawyers in Libraries program, Maine lawyers will be present at prearranged times at many Maine public libraries throughout the state to… Read more »

New family law treatise features chapters authored by Gene R. Libby and Brian L. Champion

Earlier this year, Gene R. Libby and Brian L. Champion authored chapters in A Practical Guide to Divorce in Maine, a new treatise designed to assist Maine family law practitioners.  Gene’s chapter, “Use of Experts,” covers the effective use of experts in family law matters, including asset valuation and custody disputes.  Brian’s chapter, “Separation Agreements,”… Read more »

Tyler Smith and Tara Rich honored as “Rising Stars” by Super Lawyers

Tyler J. Smith and Tara A. Rich – both associate attorneys at Libby O’Brien Kingsley & Champion, LLC – have been honored as Rising Stars by Super Lawyers, a respected peer review attorney rating service.  Recognition by Super Lawyers is the culmination of a multi-phase selection process that includes peer nominations, independent research, and peer evaluations. The… Read more »

Gene Libby recognized by Best Lawyers for family law and criminal defense work

Gene R. Libby was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.  Gene was specifically recognized for his work in the areas of family law and criminal defense, both white collar and non-white collar.  In addition, Gene was named the Best Lawyers’  2016 Portland, Maine “Lawyer of the Year” in… Read more »

Libby O’Brien Kingsley & Champion, LLC selected by U.S. News & World Report for “Best Law Firms 2015 – Maine”

Libby O’Brien Kingsley & Champion, LLC has been recently honored with a recognition by U.S. News & World Report  in its selection of “Best Law Firms 2015 – Maine.”   Selection is based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations and peer review from leading attorneys in their field.   Clients were… Read more »

Brian L. Champion selected as a “Top 100” Litigation Lawyer in Maine

Brian L. Champion was recently selected by the American Society of Legal Advocates (“ASLA”) as one of the Top 100 Litigation lawyers in the State of Maine for 2015.  Brian’s selection for inclusion in this prestigious group is the culmination of an annual process, whereby the ASLA researches tens of thousands of lawyers throughout the… Read more »

Tara A. Rich joins the firm as an Associate Attorney

Libby O’Brien Kingsley & Champion, LLC is pleased to announce that Tara A. Rich has joined the firm as an Associate Attorney. Tara’s practice focuses on civil and criminal litigation in a wide variety of cases including family law, employment law, property disputes, personal injury and criminal defense. Tara joins the firm after having spent… Read more »