Peter Chandler, JD, LL.M.

Of Counsel


Peter Chandler headshot

Currently, Peter serves as an Of Counsel advisor to our tax practice. Peter remains a valuable resource to the firm and its clients, advising on matters related to family-owned business issues including growth and succession planning. Peter is one of the founders of the firm, having previously been with one of our predecessor companies since 1975. He previously served as a principal in our tax practice and as director of tax services until early 2007.

Peter earned a bachelor’s degree from Bowdoin College, a J.D. from University of Maine School of Law and an LL.M. from Boston University.

Three Things You Don’t Know About Me:

  • I’ve made 24 passages under sail from New England to Nova Scotia
  • I’ve made 12 passages under sail from southern Massachusetts to Bermuda
  • At age 14, I was elected to the Oxford (England) Diocesan Guild of Church Bell Ringers

Business Activities:

Past Chair, Maine Board of Accountancy

Past Member, Maine Bar Association

Volunteer/Service Activities:

Past Board Member, Executive Committee Member &  Treasurer, Maine Coast Heritage Trust

Treasurer, Cruising Club of America and Newport Bermuda Race Foundation

Treasurer, St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, Yarmouth, ME