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Michael J. Tierney

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Michael represents clients in all types of civil litigation. He has litigated cases on behalf of both municipalities and land owners in land use cases, First Amendment, RLUIPA, Freedom of Information Act and New Hampshire Right to Know Law – RSA 91-A.  He has also defended clients in professional malpractice, constitutional litigation, construction disputes and contract disputes cases.  Michael has successfully litigated numerous property tax abatement cases.

Prior to the practice of law, Michael taught high school history and A.P. Government at St. Johnsbury Academy in St. Johnsbury, Vermont.

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • New Hampshire, 2005
  • Vermont, 2014
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire, 2005
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Vermont, 2014
  • Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, 2010
  • Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2014
  • United States Supreme Court, 2012

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS

  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • Vermont Bar Association
  • Manchester Bar Association
  • Alliance Defending Freedom, Allied Attorney
  • Catholic Lawyers Guild of New Hampshire, secretary

DISTINCTIONS

  • New England Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2013-2017

NEWSROOM & PUBLICATIONS

  • Post-Viability Abortion Bans and the Limits of the Health Exception, 80 Notre Dame L. Rev. 465 (2004).

Michael Tierney

CONTACT
(603) 206-7239
mtierney@wadleighlaw.com

PRACTICE AREAS
Litigation
Real Estate
Municipal

EDUCATION
J.D., Notre Dame Law School, magna cum laude
B.A., Dartmouth College