Tess’s practice will focus on divorce and family law, helping clients navigate these complex and emotional matters.
Prior to joining Shaheen & Gordon, Tess was a staff attorney at a nonprofit legal organization providing advocacy and services to low-income individuals in Maine. She represented sexual assault and domestic violence survivors in court on matters including protection from abuse, divorce, and parental rights and responsibilities. She also acted as an attorney advisor in Title IX cases for high school and university students.
“We are excited to have Teresa join our team,” says Alexander Spadinger, Partner at Shaheen & Gordon. “Her positive energy and desire to help people will make all the difference for our clients. We can’t wait to see her grow with the firm.”
Tess is an advocate of reproductive freedom and co-founded the Reproductive Freedom Fund of NH.