T: 207.985.7000

Support Staff

Our support staff, many of whom are well established in the community, consists of a group of individuals that have extensive knowledge, experience and skills in all phases of the legal field.  They create a warm, friendly and professional office atmosphere, are team oriented and are dedicated to assisting us in serving the needs of our clients.


ADMINISTRATION 

Laurie Richards, CLM is the firm administrator. Laurie has over twelve years as a principal legal administrator with an in-depth understanding and management experience in strategic planning, finance, marketing, facility operations, human resources and technology. She is a Certified Legal Manager with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Southern New Hampshire.

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Diane Ames is an experienced probate paralegal who has been with the firm since its inception, specializing in estate and trust administration and taxation issues. Prior to joining the firm in 1998, Diane worked for a New Hampshire law firm for seven years, first in the area of real estate and then in probate and guardian/conservatorship administration.

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Mary Cartier is an experienced probate paralegal who works in the firm's Saco office.  Prior to joining Bergen & Parkinson in July 2011, Mary worked for over 30 years as a probate/corporate paralegal at another local law firm.

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Joan Hunnewell is a litigation paralegal with over 20 years experience in the areas of real estate, corporate, residential and commercial transactions, as well as bankruptcies, foreclosures and collections. Prior to re-joining the firm in 2009, Joan was the Agency Representative for a title insurance company in Portland.

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Robin Johnson is a real estate paralegal with over 30 years of experience in the area of residential lending. She also has experience in commercial and corporate lending. Prior to joining the firm in 2000, Robin worked for several years at a local law firm and bank in the real estate department.

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Deirdre Kyle has extensive experience as a paralegal and works in the firm's Estate Planning and Probate Practice group. She specializes in estate and trust administration with a solid background in real estate as well. Deidre earned a paralegal certificate with Northeastern University.

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Dawn Morse is a paralegal in the the firm's Estate Planning and Probate Practice group. She also supports the firm's corporate law practice group. Dawn joined the firm in 2010.

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 JoAnne Wilson is a real estate and corporate paralegal with over 20 years of experience in the areas of residential and commercial real estate, corporate, title insurance, title search review, and abstracting.  Prior to joining Bergen & Parkinson in 2001, JoAnne worked in a New Hampshire law firm as a real estate paralegal and coordinated its real estate department.

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Shanna Utgard is a paralegal and works in our real estate practice group. She joined the firm in 2015 full time and supports Scott Edmunds and Jason Howe.

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SUPPORT STAFF

Florence Andrews is a file clerk/receptionist.  Florence joined the firm in 2013.

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Michelle Beasley is the legal assistant to Susan Driscoll in our Saco office. Michelle joined the firm in 2015 and supports the litigation practice group.

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Kathy Berry is the legal assistant to Erin Kalakowsky (Real Estate) and William Gallitto (Litigtaion) in our Saco office.

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Jane Bowker is a legal assistant to Christian Barner, Barb Belik, Wayne Adams and Brin Moore in the firm's Estate Planning and Probate practice group.  Jane joined Bergen & Parkinson in 2013.

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Nathen Cloutier is a legal assistant to Durward Parkinson and Jason Howe.  Nathen joined Bergen & Parkinson just recently in 2017.

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Wendy Letellier is a receptionist and purchasing manager,and has been with Bergen & Parkinson since 1999.

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Barbara MacCormack is a legal assistant to Bruce Bergen and Milda Castner in the firm’s Estate Planning and Probate practice group.  Barbara has been with the firm since 1998.

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Heidi Norman joined our team in 2016. She is the legal assistant to Leah Rachin (Municipal practice group) and Laura White (Litigation practice group).

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Ashley Sidney joined the firm in 2015. She is the legal assistant for Scott Edmunds in the firm's Real Estate/Business practice group.

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Kennebunk Office

Bergen & Parkinson, LLC

62 Portland Road, Suite 25

Kennebunk, ME 04043

Phone: (207) 985-7000

Fax:     (207) 985-7707

Saco Office

Bergen & Parkinson, LLC

144 Main Street

Saco, ME 04072

Phone: (207) 283-1000

Fax:     (207) 571-3477

Office Hours

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.