John Edward Durkin

Attorney John Edward Durkin

E-MAIL:
jdurkin@burnsbryant.com

PHONE:
603-742-2332

FAX:
603-749-4970

 

Education:

  • College of the Holy Cross (BA, 1990)
  • Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law (JD Magna Cum Laude, 1994)

Admitted to Bar:

  • New Hampshire 1995
  • Maryland 1994
  • New Hampshire Federal District Court 1995
  • United States Court of Appeals – 1st Circuit

Honors:

  • Best Lawyer’s in America
  • Preeminent A/V rating by Martindale-Hubbell, Highest Possible Rating in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards
  • Top New Hampshire Lawyers – 2012 – NH Magazine
  • Top New Hampshire Lawyers – 2011 – NH Magazine
  • Top New Hampshire Lawyers – 2010 – NH Magazine
  • Top New Hampshire Lawyers – 2009 – NH Magazine
  • Editor-in-Chief: Journal of Contemporary Health Law & Policy, Volume X
  • American Jurisprudence Award: Criminal Procedure
  • American Jurisprudence Award: Commercial Transactions
  • American Jurisprudence Award: Wills, Trusts and Estates

Professional Activities:

  • Judicial Law Clerk to Honorable Sherman D. Horton, New Hampshire Supreme Court, 1994-1995
  • New Hampshire Public Defender, 1995-1999

Professional Associations:

  • New Hampshire Judicial Council – Appointed by N.H. Supreme Court Chief Justice
  • New Hampshire Association Criminal Defense Attorneys, Board of Directors
  • National College DUI Defense
  • National Association Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Strafford County Governor- New Hampshire Bar Association 2001 – 2005
  • Past President, Board of Directors, Chase Home for Children
  • Past Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Avis Goodwin Community Health Center

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