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Laurie A. Lacoste

Laurie A. Lacoste

Practice areas:

Family, Wills & Living Wills, Personal Injury, Litigation, Probate

About Me

Ms. Lacoste was born in Massachusettsand in early childhood moved toNew Hampshirewhere she has lived since. She graduated fromNotre DameCollegewith a BA in Paralegal Studies in 1996 and earned her law degree in 2003. She was admitted to theNew Hampshireand Massachusetts Bars and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire in 2004, to the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts in 2009 and in 2010 was admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.


For the last 20 years Laurie has worked for law firms inNew HampshireandMassachusetts. Since her admission to the New Hampshire and Massachusetts Bars in 2004, Ms. Lacoste has represented clients in civil litigation, personal injury, medical malpractice, workers' compensation, family law, employment law and probate litigation while working at a prominent New Hampshire Seacoast law firm and as well as her own practice located in Portsmouth.


Prior to joining The Law Offices of Stephen C. Brown & Associates, Laurie served as Assistant County Attorney at the Carroll County Attorney's office where she prosecuted many felony and misdemeanor appeal cases before a jury, including DWI appeals.


Laurie's colleagues describe her as "an excellent attorney committed to doing first rate legal work" and as someone who "has a passion for the law and the legal process second to none."


Ms. Lacoste is a member of the American Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, New Hampshire Bar Association, New Hampshire Association for Justice and Strafford County Bar Association.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Family: 55%
  2. Wills & Living Wills: 20%
  3. Personal Injury: 15%
  4. Probate: 5%
  5. Litigation: 5%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Law Offices Of Stephen C. Brown, PLLC

21 S. Main Street
Rochester, NH, 03867


NHAuthorized to practice law200407/10/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Reduced Fee Honor RollNew Hampshire Bar Association2011
Pro Bono Honor RollNew Hampshire Bar Association2011
Reduced Fee Honor RollNew Hampshire Bar Association2010
Pro Bono Honor RollNew Hampshire Bar Association2008
Reduced Fee Honor RollNew Hampshire Bar Association2007
Pro Bono Honor RollNew Hampshire Bar Association2007
Pro Bono Honor RollNew Hampshire Bar Association2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices Of Stephen C. Brown, PLLC2012 - Present
Assistant County AttorneyCarroll County District Attorney2011 - 2012
AttorneyLaw Office of Laurie A. Lacoste2009 - 2012
AttorneyShaines & McEachern2004 - 2009
ParalegalMcLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton Pa2001 - 2004
ParalegalLiberty Mutual Insurance Company1999 - 2001
ParalegalChubb Insurance Company1998 - 1998
ParalegalGALLANT, HAUSLER, & LAMPERT1998 - 1998
ParalegalLaw Offices of Carpentino1992 - 1998

Association NamePosition NameDuration
New Hampshire Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present
Rockingham County Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
New Hampshire Association for JusticeN/AN/A
New Hampshire Women's Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Strafford County Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
GuardianshipSuccessfully litigated the termination of Guardianship
Child CustodySuccessfully obtained Emergency Court Order
GuardianshipSuccessfully obtained Court Order appointing Grandmother permanent Guardianship of minor

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Massachusetts School of Law at AndoverLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Notre Dame CollegeParalegal StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1996

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