Erin Sherman joined Bergen & Parkinson upon moving to Maine in 2019.  She practices in the areas of municipal law, land use, estate planning and probate administration.  Erin’s municipal and land use practices focus on providing guidance to municipalities and individuals on issues such as zoning, ordinances, voting, public hearings and town meetings.  In her estate planning work, Erin helps individuals and families plan for the future by protecting assets and planning for the care of loved ones.  She has a strong commitment to being a helpful and trusted advisor to her clients as they navigate complex processes or difficult decisions.

Prior to joining Bergen & Parkinson, Erin practiced in Wisconsin for three years in the areas of litigation and employment law, where she helped clients navigate issues at work concerning disabilities, work injuries, discrimination/harassment, and employment contracts.

Education

  • University of Wisconsin Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2016
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.S. cum laude, 2006

Bar Admissions

  • Maine
  • Wisconsin

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Maine Bar Association (Member)
  • York County Bar Association (Member)

The Estate Planning & Probate attorneys at Bergen & Parkinson, LLC provide sound and creative advice to individuals and families in structuring estate plans to meet their needs.

Bergen & Parkinson, LLC’s team of experience advocates handles cases of all sizes and levels of complexity in the courts and before various municipal boards and state agencies.

Our municipal attorneys have served as Town Attorney for municipalities throughout the state of Maine. They have also served as special counsel when special expertise is needed.

Our attorneys have experience in the full range of real estate transactions and issues. We offer representation in real estate law for both commercial and residential transactions.

Our firm offers Alternative Dispute Resolutions (ADR) which are a means of settling disputes outside of the courtroom. This includes mediations, arbitrations, and meeting facilitations.