We are pleased to announce Gallagher, Villeneuve & DeGeer PLLC, combining the skill and experience of Gallagher and Stein and the Law Office of Marcia E. DeGeer.

We represent a combined 80 years of experience in real estate, estate and trust planning, elder and probate, corporate and family law.

We have a deep understanding of the issues unique to Maine, the mid-coast and its residents and business owners.

Our advocacy and dispute resolution services are enhanced by our regional and state network of industry professionals built over decades.

We are Jim Gallagher, Jenny Villeneuve and Marcia DeGeer.

Our Attorneys:


Our four attorneys offer a collective 80 years of legal expertise in the state of Maine. They offer a wide scope of services while remaining true to long standing traditions of integrity, advocacy, communication and collaboration.

James W. Gallagher

Attorney Jim Gallagher, Damariscotta native and Lincoln Academy alumnus, is enjoying watching his daughter carry on the legal profession, a profession inspired by his father, the Hon. Ralph A. Gallagher who practiced law in Damariscotta from 1935 until his death in 1965 and served as Judge in Lincoln County. Gallagher was admitted to the Maine Bar in 1977.

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Jennifer G. Villeneuve

After completing her Juris Doctor at University of New Hampshire in 2000, Attorney Jenny Villeneuve worked in the public sector, first as a prosecutor for the Strafford County Attorney's Office in Dover, NH and then as Staff Attorney for the New Hampshire Municipal Association where she provided legal advisory services for 236 member municipalities.

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Marcia E. DeGeer

Attorney Marcia DeGeer, also a Maine native, received her Juris Doctor from New England Law/Boston and practiced in New York City with Skadden, Arps, Meagher, and Flom LLP before returning to Maine in 2010 to found her law firm, the Law Offices of Marcia E. DeGeer. Her practice focuses on family law, elder law, wills, trusts and estate planning, real estate and probate.

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Timothy J. Kimpton

Attorney Tim Kimpton graduated with his Juris Doctor from the University of Maine School of Law in 2002. He practiced with attorney Eliot Field in Wiscasset for 10 years. In 2013, he joined the Law Office of Marcia E. DeGeer. Tim's practice focuses on all aspects of estate and tax planning and asset preservation, real estate and family law, civil litigation and nonprofit and business planning.

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