July 5, 2018, Manchester, NH – Sheehan Phinney shareholder and President David W. McGrath has been elected president of the New Hampshire Bar Association (NHBA), a term he will hold for 1 year. He previously served one year as President Elect and one year as Vice President.
Scott Harris, former NHBA President stated “Having worked closely with Dave over the past year, I am confident the Bar will thrive under his leadership. I know I speak for the Bar when I say “thanks” to Sheehan Phinney for allowing Dave to take time away from his many other responsibilities to help the profession be the best it can be.”
The purpose of the NHBA is to serve its members by connecting them with services, programs and resources necessary to function effectively as members of the profession and to serve the public by connecting members with the information and opportunities needed to carry out their public service obligations.
McGrath serves as President and Managing Director of Sheehan Phinney. He also maintains an active general litigation, employment and mediation practice.
In 2015 McGrath was named by Business NH Magazine as the best employment lawyer in the state, as recognized by his peers. He has been named one of the Best Lawyers in America, as well as a New England Super Lawyer, both in the area of Labor & Employment law. He is listed in Chambers USA as one of the top employment lawyers in New Hampshire. He is a 2013 graduate of Leadership New Hampshire.
McGrath joined the Firm in 1992, after graduating from Cornell Law School.
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Sheehan Phinney is a full service business law firm representing local, national and international clients with innovative approaches and practical solutions. Founded in 1937, Sheehan Phinney has grown to over 60 attorneys with four offices throughout New Hampshire and Massachusetts and is known for professional excellence, practical counsel and commitment to both its clients and the communities it serves. Sheehan Phinney is the exclusive member in New Hampshire of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of premier independent law firms.