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Dean B. Eggert

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Dean has extensive experience representing school districts throughout the state in matters involving general school law and federal special education law. He is also an AV-rated jury trial lawyer with trial experience in the area of commercial litigation, products liability defense and municipal representation. He has represented manufacturers, distributors, banks, retailers and developers in complex commercial litigation, including computer conversion, anti-trust, products liability, breach of contract, land use and unfair competition cases.

Dean served as outside legal counsel for the City of Manchester School District from 1985 to 2008 and handled the litigation which led to the establishment of the District as a distinct corporate entity. Dean has authored numerous articles in the field of school law and lectures both locally and nationally on federal special education law and other school law issues. He is certified as a mediator and has served as a court-appointed mediator in over 80 cases.

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • New Hampshire, 1985
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire, 1985
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, 2000
  • United States Supreme Court, 2004

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS

  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Manchester Bar Association
  • New Hampshire School Boards Association
  • Christian Legal Society
  • State Ballott Law Commission, alternate member
  • SAMBA International, board member
  • Center Point Church, Concord, NH, Council of Elders
  • Concord Christian Schools, past Chairman of the Board
  • CBNA and Cornerstone Construction Ministries, past director

Dean has been active in local, national and global relief projects, including hurricane relief and reconstruction. Dean serves on the Board of SAMBA International, a nonprofit organization which seeks to bring targeted assistance to children in the Kong’oma Village area of Malawi, Africa.

NEWS & PUBLICATIONS

Dean Eggert

CONTACT
(603) 206-7209, 206-7210
deggert@wadleighlaw.com

PRACTICE AREAS
Education Law
Municipal Law
Litigation

EDUCATION
J.D., University of California at Los Angeles
B.A., Wheaton College, with high honors